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Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

Date: Oct 13, 2021

Location: Monroe, OH, US, 45050

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc

Employee Referral Bonus Eligible Amount - $0.00 


The Sr. Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible for a variety of basic to moderately complex engineering work in designing, planning and overseeing the manufacturing, construction, installation, operation, and maintenance of mechanical and hydraulic components, equipment, systems, facilities, and machinery. This role manages the installation and startup of new mechanical and hydraulic systems as well as equipment upgrades. Key position results for this role include but are not limited to accurate design, planning and implementation of basic to moderately complex mechanical projects; opportunities for improved machine reliability and safety; tasks/projects completed on time and on budget; and timely effective design and support of continuous improvement initiatives. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated, problem solver who has a strong work ethic to improve quality and production levels of mechanical and hydraulic systems and equipment. 


  • Performs troubleshooting of critical mechanical and hydraulic machine breakdowns.
  • Manages machine mechanical modification and documentation.
  • Researches, analyzes, recommends and designs basic upgrades to machine mechanical and hydraulic systems with current technology to improve machine reliability and efficiency.
  • Responsible for overseeing startup and commissioning of basic upgrades.
  • Recommends and assists in developing and performs basic preventative maintenance program of plant equipment.
  • Instructs and mentors engineering and shop floor maintenance technicians.
  • Assists in the identification and procurement of critical mechanical and hydraulic spare parts.
  • Directs outside contractors in performing mechanical projects and repairs.
  • Assists in the development and writing of bid specifications for new and upgrade processes and equipment. 
  • Assists in the evaluation of quotations for functional/operational feasibility and code/regulatory compliance.
  • Assists in the evaluation costs related to services, parts and equipment.
  • Manages basic to moderately complex capital projects. 
  • Other duties as assigned. 

Desired Experience

  • High level mechanical and hydraulic trouble shooting skills 
  • Intermediate project management skills related to tasks and basic capital projects 
  • Intermediate knowledge of mechanical, hydraulic and HVAC systems technology that will result is systems being upgraded as needed 
  • Knowledge of plant level safe work practices and procedures
  • Intermediate knowledge of national mechanical standards (i.e., vessel pressures – pipe/tanks, certified welding requirements, fastener strengths, etc.), overhead crane codes, OSHA and other applicable regulatory requirements and industry standards.
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong problem solving skills 
  • Customer service focused
  • Strong oral and written communications skills, technical writing
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Advanced industrial mechanical and hydraulic training


Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering

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. 

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Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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