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Kelly Services, Inc.

Industrial Engineer / Process Engineer

Kelly Services, Inc. - Smyrna, TN

Job Description
Grow your career by joining Kelly Services' Engineering Resources Team at Nissan North America.\r
Today, we are proud to offer a contract  Process / Industrial Engineer at position at Nissan in Smyrna, TN.\r
Skills Required\r
Process Engineer - BS in a technical discipline required, BS Engineering with at least 7-12 years of relevant experience in manufacturing.  Does this position require driving? Yes. Must have experience working on the plant floor as a Process / Manufacturing Engineer in a repetitive manufacturing environment.  Primary responsibilities must include working to resolve day to day performance problems on the plant floor.  Must have a strong lean manufacturing /JIT/TPS experience as a manufacturing engineer automotive preferred including tooling, fixturing, and assembly experience. Any layout, process flow, robotics, PLC, controls, automation, stamping, injection molding, casting, machining experience a plus.\r
Ability to analyze suppliers, develop strategy for improvement using Lean Methodologies. Demonstrated ability to manage and complete multiple projects and objectives, simultaneously. Strong problem solving and analytical skills to influence individuals and groups. Ability to foster change, promote and implement improvements. Experience with assessing supplier capability, applying lean manufacturing and value stream mapping. Demonstrated experience managing or leading projects or programs. Strong presentation, interpersonal communication, and relationship management skills\r
\tAbility to identify cost saving opportunity in a suppliers manufacturing process\r
\tAn in-depth understanding of a repetitive manufacturing environment\r
\tThe ability to perform time-studies\r
\tThe ability to take time-study information and determine opportunities for rebalancing the production operation in order to reduce cost\r
\tAbility to identify and quantify waste in the production environment\r
\tAbility to collect, compile, and present cost saving ideas in a clear concise manner, in a PowerPoint presentation and verbally\r
\tHave a working knowledge of commodities, such as metal stamping, injection molding, casting, machining, assembly, etc.\r
\tWillingness and ability to travel up to 80% of the time, including International Travel.\r
Job Description\r
The employee will be a member of a team that travel to Nissan suppliers and participate in activities aimed at identifying and eliminating waste, thus reducing cost.  The goal is to identify savings that can be passed on to Nissan in the form of lower cost parts and services.  The activity period is usually 1 week with the need to follow-up via email and phone until the improvements are implemented.  Typically, these savings are in the form of headcount reduction or improved efficiencies and not through large capital investment.\r
Travel is normally 80% of the time and is limited to the US and Mexico.  Weekend stay is not common.\r
Core Tasks\r
The team member will support lean proficiencies through examination and improvement of Nissan total supply chain. They will have a working knowledge of commodities, such as metal stamping, injection molding, casting, machining, assembly, etc. They will work on a core team performing time studies, evaluating processes (both direct & indirect), and presenting solutions to stakeholders internal and external to the company. \r
This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch.  To be considered for this position, you must use the apply now button below to submit your resumes.  If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position (; however your resume must be received via the apply now button included within. \r
About Kelly Services\r
Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB) is a leader in providing workforce solutions. Kelly® offers a comprehensive array of outsourcing and consulting services as well as world-class staffing on a temporary, temporary-to-hire and direct-hire basis. Serving clients around the globe, Kelly provides employment to more than 550,000 employees annually. Revenue in 2011 was $5.6 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn, & Twitter.\r
Why Kelly®?At Kelly Services®, we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect with Kelly.


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Kelly Services, Inc.


Industrial Engineer / Process Engineer Kelly Services, Inc. - Smyrna, TN, United States


Location: Smyrna, TN

Company Profile:
William Russell Kelly founded the company in Detroit on October 7, 1946, operating as the Russell Kelly Office Service. He is widely credited with pioneering the modern temporary help industry. The company was renamed Kelly Girl Service in 1957, and it became Kelly Services® in 1966 to reflect the growing services of the company. Established in the International Marketplace In 1968, Kelly Services opened its first international office in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The company’s first European office opened in 1972 in Paris, France. Today, we offer a full suite of outsourcing, consulting, and staffing solutions—delivered globally from over a 70-year heritage of dynamic talent innovations. Total Sales Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Fortune U.S. Rank Kelly Services is currently ranked 490 in the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest companies.