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Manufacturing Engineer

Emerson Electric Co
Racine, WI 53403
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At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational valuesintegrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovationinform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher. As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.
Whether youre an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, youll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.

If you are a Manufacturing Engineer professional looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson Commercial and Residential Solutions- InSinkErator has an exciting opportunity for you! Based in our Racine, WI location, you will work on project development, design and construction of equipment, tooling and assembly systems for current and new products. Along with assist in implementation and assure production is maintained at expected levels and all equipment functions as planned at all three (3) facilities. You will also specify and purchase capital manufacturing systems.


  • Prepare detailed specifications for manufacturing equipment and tooling.
  • Assist with the placement of manufacturing systems and preparation of layout drawings and the necessary installation drawings.
  • Investigate current processes and develop better methods for quality and cost effectiveness.
  • Review, critique and approve design layouts, detail drawings, machine hydraulic, pneumatic and control drawings with appropriate personnel.
  • Evaluate, justify and procure equipment, tooling and manufacturing processes; select suitable vendors; and assist in negotiating terms.
  • Estimate costs of tooling, equipment and manufacturing in-order-to develop and write ARs (Appropriation Requests).
  • Troubleshoot and identify causes of operational problems. Initiate and implement modifications or configuration changes associated with corrective action.
  • Attend seminars and manufacturing technology meetings, keeping abreast of technological advances for possible use in InSinkErator manufacturing and products.
  • Identify and document items necessary for repair and maintenance of equipment and tooling.
  • Work and communicate with other departments and vendors to accomplish required team assignments.
  • Plan, justify and introduce capital investments (manufacturing cells, systems, machines and equipment)


You align words and actions to model reilablility. You maintain confidentiality. You show geniune concern for people's needs. You put the team and organization first. You focus on priorities and set stretch goals. You utilize systems and technology to stay on track. You convert ideas into actions and produce results with new inititiatives. You flex your style to accomadate differences. You have great listening skills. You make networking a priority.


  • Bachelors Degree in any Engineering Discipline, with mechanical or manufacturing preferred
  • Project management and team participation skills
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States - Sponsorship for this role will not be provided


  • Experience working in high volume manufacturing in any industry preferred
  • Exposure toautomated assembly, test, or packaging processes is desirable
  • Working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and its methodologies
  • Experience leading or engaging in Kaizen events


Our Commitment to Our People

We invest in our employees to ensure they have the marketplace knowledge, skills and competencies to compete and lead in a global economy. Our training programs focus on end-to-end development from onboarding through senior leadership.

Flexible and competitive benefits plans offer you the right options to meet your individual/family needs: medical insurance plans, dental and vision coverage, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, and more. We provide employees flexible time off plans including paid parental leave (maternal and paternal), vacation and holiday leave.

Our success is measured by the positive impact we make on people, our communities and the world in which we live.Learn more about us!.


This role has the flexibility of a remote work option up to three days a week.Our teams work together to ensure our chosen work schedules enable our creativity and productivity as we serve the needs of our customers.

Our Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

At Emerson, we are committed to fostering a culture where every employee is valued and respected for their experiences and perspectives. We believe a diverse and inclusive work environment contributes to the rich exchange of ideas that inspires innovation and brings the best solutions to our customers. This philosophy is fundamental to living our companys values and our responsibility to leave the world in a better place.

Diversity and Inclusion at Emerson is about welcoming, respecting, and valuing the differences each employee possesses. Inclusion is creating a real sense of engagement, belonging and connection for all employees. Learn more about ourCulture & Valuesand aboutDiversity & Inclusion at Emerson.

Why Work inRacine, WI

Our facility is located inRacine, WIwhich is conveniently located within driving distance toMilwaukee and Chicago. The areas generally low costs of livingand is a great family friendly area. The area is home to several growing communities with restaurants, festivals, shopping, andlakeshore beachesthat make them exciting places to live and work.

About our Location

Headquartered inMount Pleasant, Wisconsin,InSinkErator is the world's largest manufacturer of garbage disposals and instant hot water dispensers for home and commercial use.We recently moved into our new modern headquarters and state-of-the-art lab space that will facilitate continuedInSinkEratorinnovation and growth, enabling us to showcase the leading technologies that were developing here inWisconsin. Forover 80 years, the company has delivered long-lasting innovative products, with superior grind and sound performance, trouble-free operation, fast, easy installation, and a We Come To You In-Home Limited Warranty.

Work Authorization

Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

If you have a disability and are having difficulty accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request help by sending an email toidisability.administrator@emerson.com.

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Posted: 2021-06-08 Expires: 2021-07-07
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