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Industrial Engineer

Company: The Goodyear Tire and Rubbber Company
Location: Danville
Posted on: June 14, 2022

Job Description:

Location: US-VA-DANVILLE-PLT-0126-2198
Sponsorship Available: No
Relocation Assistance Available: Yes



Primary Purpose of Position:

Establish, install & maintain wage incentive plans.

Provide plant management with information, studies & recommendations to improve personnel & equipment utilization.

Act as company representation in arbitration cases.

Assist production with labor problems & grievances.

Support plant/business center in achieving production goals.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop & lead studies on time standard data & piecework rates, evaluate ergonomic/motion in positions, provide data to management & union (if applicable).
  • Independently determine factory staffing & changes in labor requirements as necessitated by ticket fluctuation & plant capacity
  • Coordinate with Engineering Department to conduct efficiency studies, justify capital expenditures & recommend plant layout improvements.
  • Lead the process of job analysis on positions, evaluating responsibilities, physical demands, working conditions & skill levels. Make recommendations of pay scale & review as required.
  • Lead continuous improvement activities & act as a resource to production members

    • BS Degree in engineering

      • 0-2 years' experience working with multi-disciplinary engineering & maintenance associates to achieve cost effective goals.
      • Manufacturing co-op experience helpful, but not required.
      • Experience in Union Environment.
      • Experience in Manufacturing Environment.

        • Ability to use appropriate computer-based technology.
        • Familiar with MOST, Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing processes.
        • Strong analytical & problem-solving skills.
        • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills, both verbal & written

          Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. It employs about 72,000 people and manufactures its products in 57 facilities in 23 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate .

          Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

          If you need reasonable accommodation to complete the online application, or any other part of the employment process, please contact the Goodyear Candidate Care Line at 330.796.4500.

          Click here for more information about Equal Employment Opportunity laws, and here for additional supplementary information.

Keywords: The Goodyear Tire and Rubbber Company, Danville , Industrial Engineer, Other , Danville, Virginia

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