*Summary: *The Manufacturing Engineer III develops, documents, and implements repeatable processes required to manufacture products with a focus on safety, quality, ergonomics, delivery, and cost. Demonstrates independent thinking on projects and problems. Drives for continuous improvement in all processes and to troubleshoot and resolve production obstacles. The Manufacturing Engineer III will have day-to-day responsibility in specified areas of the factory but will also be a cross-functional engineer throughout. *Essential Functions:* * Research, identify, install, and qualify capital equipment to meet the requirements of product design and production processes. * Lead projects and teams for key manufacturing initiatives. * Works cross functionally to represent Manufacturing Engineering and Process requirements for development of business systems and processes. * Implement repeatable, stable, and ergonomic processes to ensure Production operators can successfully meet, or exceed, established cycle times. * Responsible for monitoring, analyzing, and reporting on quality and process metrics. * Responds to quality issues and out-of-control events, including preventative and corrective action as well as subsequent continuous improvement projects. * Ensure facility layout, production flow, manufacturing methods, and work station design support production requirements. * Ensure accurate sequence of events (SOE) and capacity models. Compares actual production time to SOEs to determine process performance and efficiency.* Maintain accurate process times in ERP system to ensure accurate costing models. * Defines and coordinates maintenance, repairs, and calibration of equipment. * Assists with hands-on training of production staff on new or revised processes, products, tooling, and equipment. *Qualifications: ** Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or related field or equivalent. * Minimum 7 years of recent, hands-on manufacturing experience in the applicable process area of expertise. * Demonstrable experience in improving manufacturing processes, including an understanding of and the utilization of lean manufacturing principles. * Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, including Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint and advanced competence in Excel. * CAD/CAM programming for CNC machinery is a plus * Organized and analytical thinker with excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with various department personnel. *Experience Level: ** Expert About Actalent: Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.