Kelly Services Immediate Need!! -Manufacturing Engineering Technician - Austin, TX in Austin, Texas

Posted Position Title

Manufacturing Engineering Technician

Role Summary/Purpose

The Manufacturing Engineer Technician will work closely with Manufacturing Engineers to support daily production and improve manufacturing operations, including troubleshooting equipment and processes, defining equipment maintenance, and updating process documentation. Project support through building or procuring equipment and developing processes. Projects can extend across the Austin campus. In this role, you will use your technical abilities to meet objectives, and resolve issues through action or short-term planning.

Essential Responsibilities

In addition, you will:

  • Apply Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma methodologies to improve production processes

  • Assist with continuous improvement projects (e.g., kaizen events, 5S, value stream mapping)

  • Assist the Manufacturing Engineers with standard work and line balancing for process improvements

  • Identify and troubleshoot process, material, or equipment problems to minimize down time.

  • Develop, assemble, procure or modify existing and new tooling, fixtures, and equipment to ensure efficient production methods.

  • Conduct time studies and identify areas for process improvements.

  • Assist with New Product/Process Introduction methodologies. This can include reading schematics, assembly drawings, and BOMs.

  • Review engineering documentation and submit change orders for corrective action and deviations when needed.

  • Assist in failure analysis to determine root cause.

  • Perform tests, gather data, and write results/reports with assistance from Manufacturing Engineering.

  • Comply with policies, guidelines and regulatory requirements.

  • Participate in EHS related actions to improve safety across the entire campus.


  • Associate’s Degree in Engineering Technology or related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Desired Characteristics

  • Ability to perform assigned tasks, work independently and complete work on schedule.

  • Work cooperatively with co-workers to reach solutions.

  • Ability to read prints and schematics

  • Background in manufacturing, assembly, and troubleshooting

  • Working knowledge of computer programs (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook).

  • Strong problem solving, oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to analyze problems, identify root causes and provide efficient solutions

  • Experience in a regulated environment, such as ISO, UL

  • Ability to use and understand general manufacturing equipment.

  • Experience with Oracle

In addition to working with the world's most recognized and trusted name in staffing, Kelly employees can expect:

• Recognition and incentive programs

• Competitive pay

• Paid holidays

• Year-end bonus program

• Portable 401(k) plans

Apply now directly through this job posting or by emailing your resume (in WORD format) to with the subject "Dover."

Important information: These positions are recruited for by a remote Kelly office, NOT your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must submit your resume or contact the recruiters listed above.

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source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm

with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety

and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct

hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific

professional interests.

AboutKelly Services ®

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