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Manufacturing Engineer

Heber Springs, Arkansas; Arkansas, United States

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Energy Management
Business Unit: Medium Voltage & Systems
Requisition Number: 231071
Primary Location: United States-Arkansas-Heber Springs
Other Locations: United States-Arkansas-
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in seven Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, and Financial Services.


With power chain management from creation to consumption, and over half a dozen manufacturing hubs here in the U.S., Siemens Energy Management provides technologies for the economic, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power. From smart grid and energy automation technology, to power supply for industrial plants and high-voltage transmission systems, Siemens is providing intelligent technologies to a diverse clientele.


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Job Description:


We are building the energy grid for the future. Can you help us make it a reality? If you're passionate about continual improvement of the engineering/manufacturing process, we have a place for you.

We are looking for a highly qualified and upbeat Manufacturing Engineer for our Heber Springs, AR factory. Our facility is involved in the design, development and manufacture of medium and high voltage disconnect / load break switches.

Position Overview

You'll be responsible for manufacturing capability, continuity and continuous improvement. This includes documentation and performance measurement of manufacturing processes, new product introduction, improvements to production lines, capital expenditures, cost savings measures and fixture design. You will also participate in the resolution of issues and improvements to IT infrastructure and production systems. Projects owned by you will be key components in the realization of the factory vision.


  • Improve safety for all personnel that work in and around production lines
  • Drive efforts and initiatives to reduce production errors, improve product quality and ensure productivity is at its peak
  • Performance measurement and documentation of manufacturing processes
  • Demonstrated ability to implement lean improvement projects
  • Identification and management of improvement projects that may require capital expenditures, contractors, cost savings calculations, CAD design and physical installation work
  • Work with digitalization team to implement tools such as digital work instructions, operator displays, performance / status dashboards, and other connected worker support tools
  • Facility and maintenance improvements related to production areas
  • Maintain accurate production line drawings and convert to NX
  • Production line changes related to introduction of new products

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

What you will need to know and have done to be successful?
  • B.S. or greater in Engineering
  • 5+ years of manufacturing engineering experience
  • Manufacturing time study and manufacturing flow analysis skills and value stream mapping
  • Completion of relevant projects to improve safety, quality, delivery reliability and cost in a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to measure, design/specify and install production fixtures and equipment
  • Lean manufacturing techniques
  • Understanding of fabrication / machining processes and equipment
  • Proficiency in data collection and analysis
  • AutoCAD and 3D software
  • Consistent track record of innovative thinking and process improvement
  • Strong work ethic and committed to do what it takes to get the job done on time and with high quality.


  • Experience simulating manufacturing systems and processes
  • Experience with computer programming and/or database management
  • Experience with SAP or similar MRP system
At Siemens, we live and cultivate an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company’s success. We utilize lean principles to continually improve our processes and customers’ experience. You'll be offered a wide variety of internal and external development opportunities. Can you see yourself, learning, growing, and succeeding here? Apply now.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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