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Manufacturing Engineer

Date: Oct 7, 2021

Location: Chilton, WI, US, 53014

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


The Manufacturing Engineer provides technical assistance to production support personnel in day to day production problem resolution; management of production improvement projects; automated equipment design and reliability; installation of capital equipment; assist in training. This role requires a high attention to detail as the key position results include but are not limited to reducing equipment down time; attaining higher production rates; reduced labor costs; and cross training of production support personnel. This position utilizes strong analytical, problem solving and communication skills to identify, develop and follow through on a course of action. An organized, self-motivated, problem solver that utilizes a strong work ethic for a 250+ union facility in Chilton, WI is required.


  • Works in a team environment focusing on meeting Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost standards

  • Assists in troubleshooting automation equipment and other types of machinery/equipment

  • Assists in capital equipment rebuilding or replacement projects

  • Liaison to outside vendors and support services

  • Perform all duties in the spirit of Our Philosophy and in accordance to legal, ethical and contractual practices

  • Other duties as assigned

Desired Experience

  • Fast pace automated manufacturing 

  • PLC automation experience

  • Proficient in CAD and other specialized software

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Customer service focused

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills with the ability to establish working relationships quickly

  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to drive reesolution

  • Proven ability to effectively work in a detailed, fact based environment

  • Commitment to personal integrity and integrite of the products(s) and processes

  • Ability to establish trust and a commitment to excellence

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, strong presentation, project and organizational skills

  • Ability to effectively communicate in a professional manner vis formal written and oral means to all levels of manager


Bachelors in Engineering or related experience

Worthington Industries (NYSE:WOR) is a leading global industrial manufacturing company delivering innovative solutions to customers that span many industries including transportation, construction, industrial, agriculture, retail and energy. Worthington is North America’s premier value-added steel processor and producer of laser welded products; and a leading global supplier of pressure cylinders and accessories for applications such as fuel storage, water systems, outdoor living, tools and celebrations. The Company’s brands, primarily sold in retail stores, include Coleman®, Bernzomatic®, Balloon Time®, Mag Torch® and Well-X-Trol®. Worthington’s WAVE joint venture with Armstrong is the North American leader in innovative ceiling solutions.


Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, and founded in 1955, the Company follows a people-first philosophy with earning money for its shareholders as its first corporate goal. Relentlessly finding new ways to drive progress and practicing a shared commitment to transformation, Worthington makes better solutions possible for customers, employees, shareholders and communities. 


Nearest Major Market: Appleton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oshkosh

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