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Job title:                             Associate Operations Engineer II

Department / Division:  Manufacturing - Industrial & Systems Engineering

Salary Range:                   $73,508 - $95,128

Location:                            Ada, MI



What do we need:

We need an industrial engineer to help us eliminate time, money, materials, and other non-value-added activities and costs. The incumbent would be responsible for process improvement and support ongoing operational initiatives.

What’s special about this team:

The Industrial & Systems Engineering group is a hardworking team focused on delivering systems and analytics for our manufacturing team. This team works heavily with cross-functional partners such as innovation and sciences, quality, maintenance, planning, finance, and manufacturing to support internal consulting. 


You will join a team of software developers and industrial engineers responsible for designing and implementing a process-led manufacturing technology solution. This group partners with similar teams at our manufacturing operations in India and China.


What’s special about this role:

Your collaborative ability will be valued in this role as you work broadly with many internal clients.  We seek an analytic problem-solver who identifies root causes and drives to solutions.  We are looking to develop lean engineering and data-based decision-making through partnerships within the Enterprise.


In this role, you will help develop manufacturing estimates, identify bottlenecks, manage metrics, and consult internally to improve manufacturing effectiveness.  The successful candidate will lead projects with outside vendors, stakeholders, and project partners, utilizing your manufacturing knowledge to attain successful outcomes. 


Required qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 years experience in a manufacturing setting
  • Strong process engineering skills based on sound engineering and scientific principles
  • Must have Lean, Kaizen, DOE, Six Sigma, 5S, TPM, or related experience
  • Must have excellent communication skills with all levels of professionals
  • BS degree in Industrial Engineering, operations research, management science, or a related field desired


Skills to be successful in the role:

  • The ideal candidate will have experience in manufacturing, preferably in food & beverage / cGMP industries
  • Knowledge of ERP, MES, OSI PI, Industry 4.0, and simulation
  • Experience in big data, Machine Learning, Tableau, Alteryx, Microsoft BI, and SQL would be helpful
  • Experience managing budgets, building timelines, and providing cost estimates is desirable


This role is NOT eligible for sponsorship.


Actual compensation packages are based on a wide array of factors unique to each candidate, including but not limited to skill set, years & depth of experience, certifications, and specific office location. This may differ in other locations due to cost of labor considerations.

Amway’s exceptional compensation and benefits package includes:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Insurance
  • Generous 401(k) contribution schedule
  • Yearly Bonus potential
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • On-site Fitness Center and access to digital Wellness tools
  • Discounts on Amway products

Amway is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Amway is committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. Amway is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, where each employee’s individual uniqueness is valued, creating a culture of belongingness. Amway also proudly hires veterans of our Armed Forces.

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