​​​​​​​POSITION:    Electric Drive Systems Engineer                                                                      Location: NC 
Located in: Plant                                                                                                                       Salary: to $85,000

 Do you have:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of vehicle electrical harness, connection, and power distribution systems?
  • Knowledge of power electronic inverter design or testing?
  • Understanding of electric drive components and systems with ability to design electric drive systems for vehicle applications achieving program technical and financial goals in a production environment?

You will need experience constructively working with suppliers in the application and design of electric drive system components. Experience with simulation/modeling tools, such as MATLAB/Simulink. You must be an experienced user of lab equipment, such as: dynamometers, high speed data capture, current sensors and other tools for design and debug of electric drives components. You need to have Project Management skills (of moderate scope). The ability and willingness to travel, up to 25% (both domestic and internationally). A Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or related discipline. 1+ years of technical work experience relating to the design or testing of EE drive systems. 2+ years of Product Engineering, Product Design experience.

Interested because…
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​​​​​​​POSITION: Capital Projects Engineer                                                                                     Location: GA
Located in: Plant                                                                                                                       Salary: to $120,000




  • Develop and execute plans for projects, including resources, costs, schedule, roles, responsibilities and quality.
  • Lead project teams from inception to startup on Capital Projects.
  • Plan and coordinate large scale projects or several small to medium scale.
  • The Capital Project Engineer will lead project teams from inception to startup on Capital Projects. Capital Project Engineers are accountable for the scope, approved budget and schedule commitments while meeting required quality standards. The role is required to follow established project management standards. The Capital Project Engineer will be required to plan and coordinate large scale projects or several small to medium scale projects. This position is part of the Capital Project Group for the Client and will report to the Engineering Manager.

    Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience is required. Minimal of 5+ years of experience as a Project Engineer/Manager. Maintenance experience with reliability aptitude is an asset. Possess the ability to effectively manage several capital projects at a time. Effective communication skills with internal customers, engineering consultants and vendors are a must. Possesses strong project planning and coordinating skills with a “hands-on” approach to problem solving.

    Interested because…
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POSITION: E & I Maintenance Planner                                                                             Location: GA
Located in: Plant                                                                                                                  Salary: to $100,000




  • Fortune 500 company and global leader.
  • High performance, results oriented environment. 
  • Client offers customers solutions in an ever-changing market. 

You will be responsible for developing safe, comprehensive job plans for all Electrical and Instrumentation work for the Recovery and Utilities areas, including both daily and shutdown related activities. The E/I Planner is a key member of the Recovery and Utilities maintenance leadership team and shares responsibilities for guiding and shaping the direction of this high-performance team. You will report to the Recovery and Utilities Area Maintenance Manager, work closely with the E/I Front Line Leader to deliver comprehensive job plans that maximize the team’s effectiveness at safely executing the right work at the right time while meeting a high standard of quality.
You need to bring a B.S. Degree (technical major) with 3+ years of maintenance planning experience preferred.
A demonstrated knowledge of reliability concepts and application.
Prior experience in partnering with Area Process Managers and Front-Line Leaders to ensure efficient prioritization, planning, and coordination of maintenance work.


Interested because…

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POSITION:   Tooling Engineer                                                                                            Location: GA
Located in: Plant                                                                                                                  Salary: to $95,000





  • You will have technical ownership of tooling used to manufacture products for various customers.
  • Develop, modify, improve, and troubleshoot the processes associated with the design and fabrication of tooling.

You will need to have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering from an accredited institution. 3+ years of experience working in metalworking, 1+ years of AutoCAD and SolidWorks experience. Experience in forging, especially using titanium and/or nickel-based superalloys, Experience in processing of steels Prior experience in project management. 

Interested because…

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POSITION:  Rubber Manufacturing Engineer                                                                   Location: SC
Located in: Plant                                                                                                                  Salary: $100,000 +



  • Responsible for the implementation of project and process support activities toward attainment of departmental and plant goals. 
  • Focus in areas of capacity expansion, quality/waste improvement and cost improvement programs. 
  • Responsible for the design and implementation of machine improvements and capital equipment project management activities.

You must have an executable understanding of TPM and LEAN manufacturing tools and their use in combination with      opportunity data to drive continuous improvement for productivity and/or exceeding budgeted goals. In doing this you will prepare a three to five-year capital need strategy for your assigned production equipment that will keep operations running high quality in a reliable fashion. You must bring a B.S.M.E. or CheM degree and 5+ years’ experience.

Interested because...
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POSITION:  Manufacturing Engineer                                                                              Location: SC
Located in: Plant                                                                                                                Salary: $80,000 +




  • Responsible for the design and implementation of machine improvements and capital equipment project management activities.
  • Supports the plant manufacturing effort, with proven ability to identify problems and pursue plans toward their resolution.
  • Ability to handle projects of a small to moderate scope.

​​Primary focus in areas of capacity expansion, quality/waste improvement and cost improvement programs. Required to handle multiple assignments of varying scope and complexity. Supports the plant manufacturing effort, with proven ability to identify problems and pursue plans toward their resolution. Specific focus will be in areas of improving upon chronic levels of quality, waste and equipment efficiencies.  Will be required to handle several assignments (project & process duties) simultaneously. Specific focus will be in areas of improving upon chronic levels of quality, waste and equipment efficiencies.  
Bring a B.S.M.E. and 3+ years’ experience in a manufacturing environment. Preferably in the high-speed production area in synchronous and asynchronous assembly platforms, cam-operated equipment, pneumatics, servo controlled assembly and AutoCAD. Sonic welding with an understanding of Lean Manufacturing initiatives with an emphasis in continuous improvement. Six Sigma certification (greenbelt or blackbelt) preferred.

Interested because...​​

Robert W. Simril & Associates


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​​​POSITION: Maintenance Manager                                                                                                           Location: OH
Located in: Plant                                                                                                                                        Salary: $90-120,000






  • Manage and implement predictive, preventive and reactive maintenance processes for assigned facilities to ensure high reliability of equipment and systems.
  • Supervise, lead and inspire a team of subordinates to efficiently achieve departmental objectives through daily planning and scheduling.
  • Develop and implement a long range strategic improvement maintenance plan.

Requires a BS Degree (major open), 5+ years of experience with CNC machining processes; 2+ years of                                                experience with Microsoft Office Suite. Experience with implementation of LEAN Manufacturing tools and techniques, along with project implementation. 

Interested Because…

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POSITION:  Quality Engineer                                                                                          Location: IN
Located in: Plant                                                                                                               Salary: $70,000 +



 

  • Act as a change agent to implement process improvement across the organization in the achievement of an operational excellence environment.  
  • Apply knowledge in quality systems, driving adherence to disciplined systems and robust processes, and focused standardization of best practices
  • Create and maintain cross functional relationships needed to foster a proactive engagement culture.

You need to possess practical understanding of manufacturing processes in order to objectively and independently analyze problems, communicate effectively and facilitate problem solving activities. Possess production operation knowledge and experience relating to manufacturing, inspection, engineering and customer interaction. Possess practical understanding of manufacturing processes to objectively and independently analyze problems, communicate effectively and facilitate problem solving activities. Possess production operation knowledge and experience relating to manufacturing, inspection, engineering and customer interaction.
Requires an Engineering major and 3+ years’ experience in a high volume metals manufacturing environment.  

Interested because...

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​POSITION:  Electrical Engineer                                                                                    Location: PA
Located in: Plant                                                                                                            Salary: to mid-$80’s



  • Develop and implement electrical reliability program throughout the plant. Develop and coordinate motor testing program for plant.
  • Monitor, upgrade, and troubleshoot all electrical substations.
  • Coordinate and manage major maintenance and Capital improvements to large motors and generators, substations, and other electrical controls.

Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering. Experience with motor control centers, PLC's, static drives and                                            power distribution is a plus. Experience working in a manufacturing environment, and working from a maintenance perspective with heavy industrial equipment is a plus. 

Interested because...

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​POSITION:  Electrical Engineer                                                                                  Location: OH
Located in: Plant                                                                                                          Salary: to mid-$80’s




  • Management of predictive and preventative maintenance programs for motors and power distribution equipment
  • Troubleshoot sensors, switches, relays, PLCs, variable drives and motors, and crane controls
  • Make modifications to electrical systems based on reliability and production needs
  • Project management of equipment reliability upgrades, capital projects, and major maintenance

You will need a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering. Strong working computer skills is a must. Experience with motor control centers, PLC's, static drives and power distribution, Experience working in a manufacturing environment, and working from a maintenance perspective with heavy industrial equipment. 

Interested because...

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​​POSITION: Senior (Metals) Materials Engineer                                                         Location: OH
Located in: Plant                                                                                                            Salary: to mid-$80’s



  • Key liaison between design engineering and Operations.
  • Support supply chain, and sustaining engineering in work transfers, evaluation and qualification of new vendors for products.
  • Supports various departments (Project Engineering, Sustaining, Structures, Manufacturing and Supply Chain) through the development, evaluation, and implementation of new/modified materials and special processes.

Responsible for material selection for new and existing designs, generating and recommending material design data, and recommending material call-outs on drawings and documents. You need to bring a B.S. in Materials or Metallurgy degree with 5+ years’ experience. Be a Member of SAE, AMEC, ASM and/or ASME

Interested because...

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POSITION: Process Control & Combustion Engineer                                                 Location: OH
Located in: Plant                                                                                                            Salary: to $100,000




  • Work with advanced process control techniques applied to monitor, control, predict, and improve plant operating performance.
  • Use your strong technical knowledge in the fundamentals of controls engineering and controls systems.

Requires a BS in Electrical Engineering or related engineering/computer control discipline; Minimum of 5+ years of engineering leadership experience in process control, preferably in a heavy manufacturing/metals environment. Experience in combustion control, heat treat processes, or furnace management a plus; Experience in metals manufacturing processes a plus.
Interested because…

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