Manufacturing Engineer

Horton, Inc.
US - South Dakota - Britton
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  • Post Date: Apr 03, 2019
  • Job Type: Full time

Job Description


Company Information:
Horton, Inc., a global airflow industry leader in reliability, service and innovation has an opening for a Manufacturing Engineer to work in our Britton, SD location.

Position Summary:

These requirements are only a guidline, all levels of skill from level 1 to senior will be considered for this position.

With general guidance from the Manufacturing Engineering Manager, works on plans to utilize personnel, facilities, machinery and equipment to achieve the desired quality and quantity of production at the most favorable cost.


1. Develops and improves production processes.

1.1 Works with production staff to identify opportunities for improvement, which may include "bottlenecks" in the process or methods and machines that are not producing
quality work.
1.2 Studies existing fixtures/tooling and develops design modifications to improve accuracy and efficiency.
1.3 Designs new fixtures/tooling for plant processes and upgrades of current machines to improve quality and efficiency including automation and robotics integration.
1.4 Develops cost/benefit analysis and layout for future purchases of machinery or development of new work cells in response to anticipated production capacity needs,
writing proposals for capital improvements.

2. Works with sales/application engineering to prepare cost estimates for given products by analyzing the production process and costing each step, providing information to be used
by corporate engineering and sales staff for proposals and product pricing.

3. Designs the manufacturing process for new parts or products and maintains process documentation when modifications to existing process are made.

4. Provides direct problem solving support to the production and quality functions.


Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering, or a related field, and five or more years of related manufacturing engineering experience.


Must have legal authorization to work in the United States. Relocation allowance may be provided if the individual has all of the necessary qualifications.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. To apply, qualified candidates should log onto

Horton Holding, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state or federal law. EOE. Veterans/Disabled

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