Full Time Aurora, Illinois Posted 1 month ago

Kari Torkko

Title: Paint Manufacturing Engineer

With: The Productivity Team



Title:  Paint Manufacturing Engineer

Location:  Aurora, Illinois

With:  The Productivity Team – Caterpillar

Full Time


Job Summary:

  • Research and investigate the design, functionality and maintenance of mechanical products, equipment, systems and processes.
  • Must have a minimum of 3 years’ experience supporting shop floor paint operations in an automotive or similar manufacturing facility.
  • This position requires thorough knowledge and demonstrated experience in automotive liquid (wet-on-wet) paint processes, and deep understanding of how paint process parameters and paint chemistry impact quality.
  • This position requires thorough knowledge of manufacturing concepts, including print reading, manufacturing bill of material development, time studies, line balancing, ergonomics, and contamination control.
  • Must demonstrate high proficiency in computer skills with ability to learn various web-based and legacy systems.
  • Must be proficient in MS powerpoint, word, and excel. Preferred- HVC and EPIX


  • Education/Experience:
    • Bachelor’s degree in engineering required.
    • Ten + years engineering experience required.


  • Skills and Competencies:
    • Creativity, verbal and written communication skills, analytical and problem solving ability.
    • Team player and detail oriented.
    • Ability to make sketches, engineering drawings and common computations.
    • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, technical drawing, schematics and computer-generated reports.
    • Previous experience with computer applications and software related to engineering field.


  • Major Job Duties and Responsibilities:
    • Research, design, develop, manufacture, and test tools, engines, machines and other mechanical devices.
    • Research and analyze customer design proposals, specifications, manuals to determine time and cost feasibility to complete projects.
    • Assist drafters in developing the structural design of products using tools, equipment or software.


To apply for this job email your details to ktorkko@productivityteam.com


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