Director of Engineering
Location: Chicago, IL
This company is located 18 miles NW of Downtown Chicago, close to O’Hare. They are a Cut & Sew Facility that Cuts, Sews, Fuses and Presses. They make Tailored Made suits and sell to Nordstrom and Dillard’s. They have about 300+ people on the floor producing 3000 Units a week with some custom work being done. They have a few brands of quality Men’s Suits, Sport Coats and Slacks. They have about 782 machines in a 100K sq. ft. facility. They have a good relationship with the Union and they have great benefits, 401K with 6% match and 4 weeks of vacation. Generous relocation package offered as well. Six figure base salary with bonus around 10%.
We are looking for an experience Cut & Sew Engineer that knows how to run a floor of this size. You will be responsible for constantly reviewing the flow process and making sure machines are set up properly. You will have a staff of one that will handle Rate studies, but this is a very hands on role, so you might participate as well. We need someone that has worked with shop floor control systems like Lead Tec (Blue cherry). This person will have background working with Time Keeping Systems and Time & Motion Studies. Background in Ergonomics would be a plus as well.
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