Manufacturing Engineer

Lancaster, PA



  • VisionCorps, a values driven organization, has an exciting employment opportunity for a full time Manufacturing Engineer in our Lancaster Facility.

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Research, develop and recommend new business lines, working closely with management
    • Create business plans for recommended new lines including, but not limited to, cost analysis, manufacturing line development, and pallet patterns
    • Project management of VisionCorps’ existing or new facility maintenance, renovation, and construction that includes time studies to establish labor output.
    • Oversee the installation of new manufacturing equipment and ensure they are performing efficiently
    • Provide assistance to people working the production lines, adjusting equipment issues and coaching them to limit user errors
    • Develop working relationships with other National Industries for the Blind (NIB) agencies
    • Develop working relationships with NIB rehabilitation engineering team
    • Complete CAD drawings
    • Have a working understanding of federal government and military standards
    • Administer and review equipment maintenance and repair services and make sure that VisionCorps’ procedures and instructions are followed in order to keep production equipment operational
    • Responsible for overseeing and developing maintenance staff, which includes 1v1’s and Performance Reviews
    • Administer and review VisionCorps’ LOTO (Lock Out, Tag Out) safety program
    • Review manufacturing processes and make recommendations to improve productivity and ensure we are in compliance with local, state, and federal laws and regulations
    • Validate VisionCorps’ QMS processes and make continuous improvement recommendations
    • Analyze production processes, schedules, methods and provide management with reports that enable management to better understand and make strategic decisions
    • Participate in monthly Department meetings
    • Participate in Company events
    • Keep up to date on all training
    • Other duties as assigned

    Position Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering or mechanical engineering
    • Professional Engineer License for the Commonwealth of PA preferred
    • 3-5 years’ engineering experience
    • Prior experience managing a team or department
    • Project Management experience
    • Learn Six Sigma or equivalent certification preferred
    • Experience with Textile manufacturing preferred
    • Experience in food manufacturing a plus

    Working Conditions:

    • Sit at a desk for periods of time
    • Stand on production floor/line for periods of time
    • Travel to multiple manufacturing facilities
    • Operate a motor vehicle

    Physical Demands:

    • Must be able to carry, lift and push equipment/materials up to 75 – 100lbs
    • Must be able to spend considerable time stooping, kneeling, and crouching
    • Must be able to operate light industrial equipment
    • Performing computer work and speaking on the phone
    • Independent travel

    VisionCorps offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes paid time off, holidays, health, dental, and life insurance and more. For consideration, please submit your resume, cover letter and salary requirements by APPLYING ONLINE.

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        • We appreciate your interest in VisionCorps. As part of our normal procedures for processing an application, an investigative consumer report as defined in Public Law 91-508 may be made. This inquiry typically concerns information on an applicant's character, general reputation and personal characteristics. Information on the nature and scope of such inquire if one is made, it will available to you upon written request.

          For your application to be considered, you must indicate your agreement with the following statements by signing where indicated. Please read the statement carefully before signing.

          I hereby certify that the foregoing statements are true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief, and hereby grant VisionCorps permission to verify such answers by conducting investigative consumer report on me or by whatever other means it deems necessary. I hereby release VisionCorps and its agents from any and all background, character, or qualifications for employment.

          I also understand that any false statement on this application may be considered as a sufficient reason for rejecting application or, in the event the falsification is discovered subsequent to my employment, for my dismissal.

          I further understand that nothing contained in this application or in the granting of an interview creates a contract between VisionCorps and me for either employment or for the providing of any benefits. No promise regarding employment has been made to me and I understand that no such promise or guarantee is binding upon VisionCorps unless made in writing and executed by its President and me.

          Finally, I acknowledge that, if an employment relationship is established, no consideration has been furnished to VisionCorps for my employment other than my services, and I understand I have a right to terminate my employment at any time, and VisionCorps has the same right. If my application for employment is considered favorably, I agree by and comply with the rules of VisionCorps.

      Please note:

      All VisionCorps employees are employed at-will.

      VisionCorps is an Affirmative Action Plan employer.

      VisionCorps is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace.

      All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected status.

      244 North Queen Street
      Lancaster, PA 17603

      Qualified individuals may submit their resumes to VisionCorps is an Equal Opportunity Employer.