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Harley-Davidson | Kansas City, Missouri
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Job Description

Auto req ID: 5343BR
Title: Manufacturing Engineer, Fabrication - 2nd Shift
Job Function: Manufacturing Operations
State and City: Missouri, Kansas City
Company: Harley-Davidson Motor Company
Full or Part-Time: Full-Time
Shift: Shift 2

Job Summary
Since 1903, our bold and unique purpose has been fulfilling dreams of personal freedom for our customers - and we live our purpose every day. It's more than just a business to us. Our passion for our products and loyalty to our millions of riders and fans worldwide inspire us to deliver premium motorcycles, parts and accessories, apparel, and unmistakable and unmatched experiences.

From Milwaukee to Milano, and many places in between, our employees are essential to our success. We need people who wake up every day with a passion for customers and who come to work with the creativity and drive to make amazing things happen.

The Harley-Davidson Motor Company Vehicle and Powertrain Operations facility in Kansas City, MO employees produce the Sportster®, Dyna®, V-Rod® and Street families of motorcycles from fabrication and finishing through final assembly including the liquid-cooled RevolutionX powertrains for the Street motorcycles. Join our team as a Manufacturing Engineer in our Fabrication area and help build the world's most sought after motorcycles. This is a tactical engineer supporting multiple press and laser cutting cells. This is a 2nd shift position; hours are: M - TH 7:30pm - 6am.

This is what you'll do:

• Support multiple press and laser cutting cells as a Tactical Engineer (machine programming, methods development, and technical/floor support for resolution of quality or process issues)

• Interface with Supervisors, Rotation groups Quality and Product Engineering, and Manufacturing Support Services

• Develop cost reduction programs through manufacturing efficiency improvements, schedule attainment, and first run capacity

• Spend 85% of more time on the floor

Education Required
Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline preferred.

Experience Required

• A minimum of three (3) years related of tactical engineering experience in a manufacturing environment. FABRICATION, WELDING/PRESS EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED

• A knowledge and prior implementation of cellular manufacturing, J.I.T. and S.P.C. are required.

• Direct experience in a variety of fabrication, machining, finishing and assembly processes including inspection, equipment selection, tooling selection, and new product/design introduction.

• Detail process planning and continuous improvement, including specifying process parameters, process equipment, tooling, fixturing, and gauging, 3) computer oriented (CAD,

• Capable of understanding and troubleshooting complex mechanical, tooling and part forming issues in a high volume fabrication plant.

• Knowledge of gauges, gauge development and SPC.

• Previous experience with multi-axis laser cutting, G Code and C++.

Supplemental Information
We offer an inclusive compensation package for all full-time salaried employees including, but not limited to, annual bonus programs, health insurance benefits, a 401k program, onsite fitness centers and employee stores, employee discounts on products and accessories, and more. We believe that employees do their best work when they are free to be themselves. This means our dress code is relaxed, and all types of work styles are welcomed.

Direct Reports: No
Travel Required: 0-10%

About Harley-Davidson

Harley-Davidson, Inc.operates in two segments: the Motorcycles & Related Products segment and the Financial Services segment. The Motorcycles & Related Products (Motorcycles) segment includes the group of companies doing business as Harley-Davidson Motor Company (Motor Company) and the group of companies doing business as Buell Motorcycle Company (Buell). The Motorcycles segment designs, manufactures and sells at wholesale primarily heavyweight (engine displacement of 651+cc) touring, custom and performance motorcycles, as well as a line of motorcycle parts, accessories, general merchandise and related services. The Financial Services (Financial Services) segment includes the group of companies doing business as Harley-Davidson Financial Services (HDFS). HDFS provides wholesale and retail financing and insurance and insurance-related programs to Harley-Davidson and Buell dealers. In August 2008, the Company announced the completion of its purchase of MV Agusta Group.

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