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With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 10,000 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated nearly $2.4 billion in revenues in fiscal 2019. Learn more at www.kennametal.com. Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.




Manufacturing Engineer

Bedford, PA.


Job Summary and Mission
This position works within the manufacturing plant to identify opportunities and improve processes through the application of new equipment and systems, improved programming techniques, process evaluation/improvements, material handling, and other engineering related areas.


Key Job Responsibilities

 - Develops and/or transitions new and/or improved processes to manufacturing, which includes the preparation of procedures and other manufacturing documentation. Provides on-site assistance for trouble-shooting, quality improvements, capability issues, productivity improvement and capital purchases.


 - Drives process improvements, capital installation and new process introductions. Activities will include developing plans and budgets, team selection, assigning activities, conducting progress reviews, launching corrective actions, assuring all EHS guidelines and requirements are met and reporting progress to plant management. 


 - Works with purchasing and outside vendors to obtain necessary capital equipment. Develops the preparation of functional specifications and the evaluates alternatives (attending tool shows, seminars, and various training sessions is required to keep up with state-of-the-art developments).


Manufacturing engineering experience or related.
Experience working for a machine builder, custom machine or machine integrator company.
2 or 4 year degree in technology related field, electrical-mechanical related.
Automation, PLC & robotics experience.
AUTOCAD NX CAD SYSTEMS, 2D 3D Modeling, CAD CAM experience.
PLC programming, CNC programming experience.
Hands on troubleshooting experience. with relevant machines.
Electrical schematics experience.


Equal Opportunity Employer

Nearest Major Market: Somerset

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