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Manufacturing Engineering Technician - Antioch, IL

Post Date: 03/25/2022

Req. Number: 93585

City: Antioch

State: Illinois

Zip Code: 60002


Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago, the largest of the 165 Goodwill territories in North America. With more than 90 years of experience in Workforce Development and job training, Goodwill is helping thousands of people find work in the communities we serve, including 13 counties in Wisconsin and 10 counties in Illinois.

Goodwill TalentBridge, along with our client is currently recruiting for a Manufacturing Engineering Technician to work in the Antioch, IL area.

Provide manufacturing-based engineering support from a flow manufacturing and/or fabrication perspective for both existing products and processes and for new ones as they progress from concept through development and into production.


  • Become an integral part of the Manufacturing and Engineering Teams by providing engineering, project management, and hands-on equipment specification, design, machining, assembly, purchasing, launch and testing support in all facets of the operation.
  • Assist in steps to launch new products, and processes.
  • Assist in implementing enhancements to safety, quality, and productivity.
  • Take a lead role in designing and building equipment for flow manufacturing ranging from simple hand tools and fixtures to automated assembly lines.
  • Take a lead role in supporting manufacturing operations through fixture design, development, and launch.
  • Take a lead role in developing, maintaining, and supporting preventative maintenance programs for a wide range of molding and welding equipment.
  • Support and/or drive continuous improvement, quality improvement, and enhanced manufacturing efforts.
  • Be able to advise on business cases requiring information on equipment related variables such as reliability, cost, obsolescence, and effectiveness.
  • Other related duties as assigned.



  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a manufacturing related field with 3-D CAD experience and welding skills preferred. Alternatively hold an Associate’s or Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering Technology, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, or Computer Integrated Manufacturing Technology with demonstrated success in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must have a working knowledge in computer sciences to operate in a Windows environment using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Project) and Microsoft Access. Should also have a working knowledge of PLCs and other controls technology. ERP experience beneficial.
  • Electrical and pneumatic/hydraulics working knowledge beneficial
  • Must have verbal, auditory and written English skills sufficient to receive work direction, to participate in cross-functional teams, to communicate with suppliers, to communicate with customers, and to be able to meet the reporting requirements of this position.
  • Must be able to work within the IMMI facility, this is not a work at home position.
  • Must be able to be mobile for the entire day as required, this is not a desk job.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs. occasionally and 25 lbs. frequently.
  • Must be able to travel as the need arises for training, seminars, supplier visits, and/or customer visits.
  • Must be able to contribute overtime as required to complete projects in a timely manner.


  • Healthcare, vision, dental options
  • Company paid Short Term Disability
  • Ten (10) paid holidays
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401k with company match

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