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Plexus Corp.

Industrial Engineer II

Plexus Corp. - Appleton, WI

Job Overview

Plexus has an exciting opportunity for a talented Industrial Engineer to join our Appleton Operations team. The IE will design, develop, test and evaluate integrated systems for managing industrial production processes including human work factors, quality control, inventory control, logistics and material flow, cost analysis and production coordination.

Skills & Abilities

Lead lean manufacturing/lead time reduction activities within the focus factory. Support short range focus factory capacity planning

Lead min to long range focus factory capacity planning

Apply statistical methods and perform mathematical calculations to determine manufacturing processes, staff requirements, and production standards

Draft and design layout of equipment, materials, and work space to illustrate maximum efficiency, using drafting tools and computer

Discuss with vendors, staff, and management personnel regarding purchases, procedures, product specifications, manufacturing capabilities, and project status

Review production schedules, engineering specifications, orders and related information to obtain knowledge of manufacturing methods, procedures, and activities

Review and verify quote standards on a quarterly basis at a minimum

Estimate production cost and effect of product design changes for management review, action and control

Study operations sequence, material flow, functional statements, organization charts, and project information to determine worker functions and responsibilities

Develop manufacturing methods, labor utilization standards, and cost analysis systems to promote safe and efficient staff and facility utilization

Recommend methods for improving utilization of personnel, material and utilities

Plan and establish sequence of operations to fabricate and assemble parts of products and to promote efficient utilization

Regulate and alter workflow schedules according to established manufacturing sequences and lead times to expedite production operations

Minimal travel may be required to meet the needs of the business.

Education & Experience

A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Engineering or equivalent experience is required for this position; a Bachelor's degree in Engineering experience is preferred

Experience of 3 years is required for this position, assuming education requirements are met. Equivalent industry experience of 1 or more years is highly desired.


All offers of employment are contingent upon successfully passing a drug screen and upon completion of a confidentiality agreement.

Our Values and How We Lead behaviors guide our processes. Plexus does not make employment decisions based on race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and encourage all to apply today!

Globally, our policy is to recruit people from wide and diverse backgrounds. However, certain positions require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Applicants for these positions may need to be “U.S. Persons,” which is generally defined as a U.S. citizen, permanent resident (green card holder), or individual granted political asylum.

Working At Plexus

Since 1979, Plexus has been partnering with companies to create the products that build a better world. We are a team of over 15,000, providing global Design and Development, Supply Chain Solutions, New Product Introduction, Manufacturing and Aftermarket Services. Plexus is an industry leader that specializes in serving customers with complex products used in demanding regulatory environments. With a culture built around innovation and customer service, Plexus’ teams create customized end-to-end solutions to assure the realization of the most intricate products. For more information about Plexus, visit our website,

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Plexus Corp.


Industrial Engineer II Plexus Corp. - Appleton, WI, United States


Location: Appleton, WI

Company Profile:
Plexus uses a unique Product Realization service model to transform your concepts into branded products and deliver them to your target markets. We tailor innovative solutions that integrate product conceptualization, design, commercialization, manufacturing, fulfillment and sustaining services. Whether you operate in the Americas, Europe, the Asia Pacific region or worldwide, Plexus can deliver turnkey solutions to make your project a success.