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Engineering Tech

Elkhart, IN 46515

Employment Type: Contract Industry: Other Area(s) Job Number: 7887 Pay Rate: 16.00

Engineering Technician

Our client, a manufacturer in Elkhart, IN, is looking for an Engineering Technician to be on the Continuous Improvement Team.  This position will train on 1st shift for 4-6 weeks and then move to 2nd shift.
  • Open, ended  long term assignment 
  • $16.00/hr.
  • Will train on 1st shift (7a-3p) for 4-6 weeks and then go to 2nd shift (3p-11p), (with the potential of returning to 1st shift)
  • Ideally looking for someone with a minimum of 3 years’ experience working within a manufacturing environment.   


This role will work with the continuous improvement group, which is part of the engineering team, and will be responsible for collecting equipment data from the production lines.

  • Facilitate and assist with implementation of lean and six sigma activities; utilizing interpersonal, analytical and conceptual skills to drive improvement.
  • Collect and distribute data to management and functional areas.   Use data to seek and evaluate improvements across the plant.
  • Utilize problem solving skills in a dynamic environment to improve and sustain progress.
  • Use great interpersonal skills to enable and standardize best practices on each line.

  • Minimum 3 years in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and technical writing skills
  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills, both oral and written, demonstrated by the ability to effectively present information and respond to questions
  • Demonstrated ability to lead teams
  • Tactful, energetic, and tenacious in leading change
  • Ability to communicate effectively to influence and motivate others, maintaining a persuasive and credible style at all levels of the organization
  • Computer literacy must be above average, including experience with Microsoft suite of products

Send resume to Gwen Kilgore at


Gwen Kilgore

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