Lead Engineer - Process Planning

at QuEST Global in North Berwick, Maine, United States

Job Description



Lead Engineer – Process Planning

Job Description:

Quest Global is an organization at the forefront of innovation and one of the world’s fastest growing engineering services firms with deep domain knowledge and recognized expertise in the top OEMs across seven industries. We are a twenty-five-year-old company on a journey to becoming a centenary one, driven by aspiration, hunger and humility.

We are looking for humble geniuses, who believe that engineering has the potential to make the impossible, possible; innovators, who are not only inspired by technology and innovation, but also perpetually driven to design, develop, and test as a trusted partner for Fortune 500 customers.

As a team of remarkably diverse engineers, we recognize that what we are really engineering is a brighter future for us all. If you want to contribute to meaningful work and be part of an organization that truly believes when you win, we all win, and when you fail, we all learn, then we’re eager to hear from you.

The achievers and courageous challenge-crushers we seek, have the following characteristics and skills:

Job Overview:

The Lead Process Planner is responsible for developing and implementing manufacturing processes that meet production requirements, while ensuring efficiency, quality, and safety standards are met. This role involves analyzing manufacturing processes, identifying areas of improvement, and designing new processes to optimize production output. The Lead Process Planner will also lead process improvement projects and collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify and address process-related issues.

Key Responsibilities:

+ Lead the analysis of existing manufacturing processes and identify areas for improvement- Design and develop new manufacturing processes and procedures to increase efficiency, reduce costs, and improve quality- Develop and maintain process documentation, including work instructions, standard operating procedures, and process flow diagrams- Ensure that all processes are compliant with relevant regulations, including health and safety standards and environmental regulations- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including engineering, production, and quality assurance, to identify and address process-related issues- Develop and implement process monitoring systems to track production performance and identify opportunities for improvement- Develop and deliver training programs to ensure that all staff are trained on relevant manufacturing processes- Provide technical support to production teams to troubleshoot process-related issues- Manage process improvement projects and provide guidance and support to junior team members- Maintain up-to-date knowledge of industry trends, technologies, and best practices related to manufacturing processes


+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Manufacturing or related field- 6-9 years of experience in a process planning or manufacturing engineering role- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills- Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles and continuous improvement methodologies- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills- Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment- Experience with computer-aided design (CAD) software and process simulation tools- Strong project management skills- Knowledge of regulatory requirements related to manufacturing processes and environmental regulations.

Quest Global is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. EOE/AA

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Job Type:

Full Time-Regular

Assignment Country:

United States

Total Years of Exp:

6 – 9

Assignment State:


Assignment Location:

North Berwick

Experience Level:

Senior Level

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Job Posting: JC259289477

Posted On: May 04, 2024

Updated On: Jun 17, 2024

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