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  • Landover, MD, USA

    July 07, 2020

    Lean Manufacturing Engineer - Full-Time

Department: Engineering



Lean Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible to develop or improve manufacturing processes by increasing efficiency and boosting profits of the company in the manufacturing of our products.  He/she will be responsible for providing the overall manufacturing process design and measures for improvement of manufacturing, thereby increasing productivity and improving manufacturing costs.




  • Interface with multi-discipline team to assist in the design/development of new products which aligns with a manufacturing process
  • Analyze layout of equipment, workflow, and assembly methods to optimize manufacturing processes
  • Author and document work instructions for product and process improvements
  • Maintain bill of materials and labor hour cost updates in EPICOR and during the transition to IFS MRP system
  • Work with operations and vendors to ensure adequate infrastructure is in place for new equipment acquisitions
  • Perform motion and time studies
  • Incorporate Six Sigma practices to improve manufacturing processes and eliminate defects
  • Manage projects from concept through implementation
  • Provide instruction and training of lean principals


  • BS in Industrial, Manufacturing Engineering or related field with lean manufacturing minor (desired)
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of experience desired, however, entry level may be considered
  • Knowledgeable about lean manufacturing tools and processes
  • Lean Manufacturing and 5S practitioner
  • Must be a strong trainer with strong communication skills
  • Must be a self-motivated individual with leadership skills that is willing to drive innovation and change
  • Should have an eye for details and be willing to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Should have experience with writing and structuring bill of materials
  • Experience with IFS ERP preferred 
  • AutoCAD, SolidWorks or equivalent CAD software required
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Machining experience is an asset
  • PLC programming experience is an asset

Interested candidates should send their resume with a cover letter to Nadine Kruse,

AirBoss is an equal opportunity employer and does not tolerate discrimination on the basis of race, religion, ethnicity, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, status as a veteran, marital status or parental status.


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