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Manufacturing Engineer in Greenville, SC at Standard Motor Products

Date Posted: 2/27/2018

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Job Description


Increasing Business!!


SMP Greenville, South Carolina hiring

Manufacturing Engineers


About the Company

Standard Motor Products (SMP) is a leading independent manufacturer and distributor of replacement parts for the automotive aftermarket industry.  We supply Engine Management and Temperature Control parts for motor vehicles.  Our parts are sold throughout North America, Europe and Asia by traditional warehouse distributors as well as major automotive retail stores.

The Greenville Operations Facility manufactures fuel injectors and other engine management parts. Component parts are manufactured on site using CNC turning centers and other close tolerance metal cutting and grinding equipment.

The Company is headquartered in Long Island City, New York and has more than 20 facilities and distribution centers throughout the US, Canada, Europe, Mexico and Asia.  For more information on SMP visit:

Standard Motor Products offers a competitive salary and benefit package including health, dental, vision and life insurance.


Manufacturing Engineer Opportunity


We are looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to support the manufacturing and assembly processes for automotive fuel injectors.  The position has accountability for development, measurement and maintenance of product and process procedures.

Job Requirements

Required Education and Experience

  • BS degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum of three years Manufacturing Engineering Experience
  • Experience with ISO or QS systems
  • Project management experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Engineering experience in an automotive setting
  • Root cause analysis/problem solving training (Shainin, Six Sigma, or similar

Expected hours of work

The hours required for the position are consistent with completion of tasks and duties.  The minimum expected office hours are 8:00am to 5:00pm

Essential Functions

  • Development of SOPs, Control Plans and other documentation associated with TS16949 compliance.
  • Development of new product manufacturing and equipment specifications, processes and hardware.
  • Performance of cost justifications for new products.
  • Work with other engineers and technicians through successful launch of new products.
  • Provide technical leadership for assigned product lines.
  • Provide troubleshooting for quality and process improvement activities.
  • Process improvements in the form of scrap/waste reduction
  • Other duties as assigned by the Manufacturing Manager








Success Factors/Job Competencies


Leadership Skills – The ability to lead others to coordinate multiple tasks and responsibilities

Organization skills – The ability to organize and coordinate several tasks at the same time

Time Management – The ability to divide available time between priorities in meet deadlines

Diagnostic Skills – Ability to analyze a problem and development a resolution plan

Technical Skills – Skills and experience in the relevant products

Communication Skills – The ability to effective communicate through multiple media