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Manufacturing Engineer OPEX

Company: Westfall Technik
Location: Union City
Posted on: October 8, 2021

Job Description:

Westfall Technik is a global holding company which provides innovative plastics manufacturing solutions to the healthcare, consumer package goods and light industrial vertical markets. The site locations, operating within the?Westfall Technik enterprise, are internationally aligned with unmatched global reach in the industry. Our proprietary Stacked Integration Model ™ enables us to operate leveraging a high degree of specialization, extensive capacities in end-to-end design, production and assembly, and first-class references in high-end manufacturing. 


Competitive advantages such as vertical integration, speed-to-market and advanced manufacturing systems allow us to streamline our processes and be a complete solution provider positively impacting our customers’ business. We are powered by experienced people with diversified capabilities and specialties.?We pride ourselves in developing customized solutions with precision and care. So, while there is complexity to what we do; we simplify the process to deliver a customer experience that is enjoyable and easy; providing a single point of accountability. 


This simple phrase captures what Westfall Technik is all about.?The statement embodies the company’s commitment to total support, complete manufacturing capabilities and its bold approach.?It is our internal rallying cry. It is our philosophy.?Nothing half-hearted. 

Associates (and Customers) can be confident that this mantra drives the organization to be nimble, scalable and comprehensive ----no matter how complex the customers’ challenge. 

We look?forward to having an interesting conversation with you. 



Title:? Continuous Improvement Process Engineer 

PositionFull Time, Exempt 

Location:? Union City, CA


Reports to: General Manager



Lead and implement Continuous Improvement (CI) culture throughout the organization while being responsible for the identification, prioritization, and implementation of CI projects and training. Develop sustainable improvements through engagement of a team-based servant leadership approach, strong technical knowledge, and proper use of continuous improvement tools.? 




  • Responsible?at all times?for promoting a safety culture and safety awareness within their area of responsibility? 
  • Support and enforce all plant safety policies and procedures in a fair and consistent manner? 
  • The job will require extensive?Travel?to several operations in the US and Mexico working with plant CI and operations teams to evaluate,?develop?and implement?facilities and work cell CI projects 
  • Under the guidance from the?Managing?Director?and?working with other members of the Westfall CI Team?chartering new continuous improvement projects? 
  • Review process value stream mapping?and recommend staffing levels, materials, machines, methods and performance metrics (measurements) to ensure an effective operation? 
  • Identify and champion opportunities for continuous improvement initiatives, OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) improvements, etc? 
  • Fairly and consistently adhere to all Company and Plant procedures, work rules and?guidelines? 
  • Work with Operations to build training content and organize training sessions as needed? 
  • Work with outside technical vendors to develop and source possible automation or material conveyance equipment required to improve processes. Including the sending and evaluating of RFQ’s’? 

Keywords: Westfall Technik, Union City , Manufacturing Engineer OPEX, Other , Union City, California

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