Federal Foam Technologies, an industry leader in custom fabrication of flexible cellular and plastic materials, is currently looking for an Engineering Supervisor at its Northwood location.
This position directly supervises and participates in the activities performed by the Engineering group at the Northwood location. Job responsibilities include coordinating and participating in the engineering processes to make improvements to existing production methods, manufacturing processes, and tooling in order to reduce scrap, enhance overall part quality, increase throughput, and provide cost reductions. In addition, the position directs and participates in the activities required to ensure prompt and effective transition to production readiness for new and revised parts. Other responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
Qualified candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree in engineering from a four-year College or University and a minimum of three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be familiar with the structure of methods of manufacture (BOM’s and routings), and have experience working within a manufacturing environment. Must have good working knowledge of computers and experience with MS Office products (Outlook, Word and Excel), ERP software, and Pro/E, CREO, AutoCAD and/or similar CAD design software. Knowledge of and experience with foam fabrication or thermoforming equipment would be a plus.
FFT is known for our business integrity, high quality standards and forwarding thinking while meeting or exceeding our customer’s expectations. We offer a competitive comp/benefit package including a matching 401k plan. If you are interested in being considered for this position, please send a resume with cover letter to:
Federal Foam Technologies, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
91 16th Street South
Northwood, IA 50459
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