Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Newton, Mississippi


Purpose of Role

This job will engage and drive engineering improvements to the facility in terms of process and/or equipment enhancement and drive technology advancements into the daily operations. A person in this role will connect with all departments to understand processes and opportunities, develop creative solutions, and drive implementation to enhance key metrics in the plant.

Why choose Weir

Be part of a global organization dedicated to building a better future: At Weir, the growing world depends on us. It depends on us constantly reinventing, quickly adapting and continually finding better, faster, more sustainable ways to access the resources it needs to thrive. And it depends on each of us doing the best work of our lives. It’s a big challenge – but it is exciting.

An opportunity to grow your own way: Everything moves fast in the dynamic world of Weir. This creates opportunities for us to take on new challenges, explore new areas, learn, progress and excel. Best of all, there is no set path that our people must take. Instead, everyone is given the support and freedom to tailor-make their own career and do the best work of their lives.

Feel empowered to be yourself and belong: Weir is a welcoming, inclusive place, where each individual’s contribution is recognized and all employees are encouraged to innovate, collaborate and be themselves. We continually focus on people and their wellbeing. We believe in fairness and choose to be honest, transparent and authentic in everything we do.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Focus Area: Drive Safety improvements in all processes through effective reviews of existing and future equipment and processes running in the facility through sound Engineering controls.
  • Focus Area: Gain understanding of the equipment and processes, and drive improvements and/or enhancements to the existing systems in terms of engineering controls that improve equipment reliability quality controls.
  • Focus Area: Work in conjunction with other departments to understand vision, future demand loads, and drive strategies to develop and deliver systems that aid the facility in readiness to deliver on the strategy.
  • Safety First: Demonstrate 100% commitment to our zero harm behaviors in support of our drive towards developing a world class safety culture.

Job Knowledge/Education and Qualifications:

  • Any equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered for candidates that have the ability to perform the objectives above.
  • BS degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Manufacturing Engineering.
  • 7+ years experience in complex Manufacturing environment with an emphasis in delivering Engineering improvements and Capital deployment.
  • Experience with Electrical Controls and Mechanical background a plus.

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Founded in 1871, Weir is a world leading engineering business with a purpose to make mining operations smarter, more efficient and sustainable. Thanks to Weir’s technology, our customers can produce essential metals and minerals using less energy, water and waste at lower cost. With the increasing need for metals and minerals for climate change solutions, Weir colleagues are playing their part in powering a low carbon future. We are a global family of 11,000 uniquely talented people in over 60 counties, inspiring each other to do the best work of our lives.

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Weir is committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, age, or any other legally protected status.