The Watts Water Technologies family of companies designs and manufactures valves and drains and related products that promote the comfort and safety of people and the quality, conservation and control of water used in commercial, residential, industrial, and municipal applications. Everything we design is made to keep the Earth's most precious resource safer, cleaner, and more useful for our customers.
You will use technical expertise in manufacturing and assembly processes in conjunction with lean manufacturing tools to develop production capabilities, eliminate waste and improve productivity
Assist design engineering with production and packaging requirements for new products, both buy/sell and internally manufactured.
Develop and implement new manufacturing capabilities for new product development and process improvements.
Responsible for effective design and operation of manufacturing processes, machines, tooling, anddocumentation.
Use 3D solid modeling software to design machinery, tools, and fixtures.
Research and implement automation equipment and innovative production methods.
Provide continuous improvement support and initiative to production processes, tooling and layout.
Responsible for optimization of current manufacturing processes while improving employee safety.
Utilize Lean and Six Sigma methodologies to determine and optimize process capability, repeatability, first-pass yield, and conformance to quality requirements for manufacturing processes.
Create and maintain routing steps and standard manufacturing cost data.
Ensure safe work practices and strict adherence to the Watts Water Technologies safety policies.
Complete assigned projects using accepted engineering practices and industry standards.
Adhere to current company and department policies and procedures.
Communicates continually with plant supervision and management regarding equipment modifications, procedure revisions and training.
Ensure feasibility of engineering changes and oversee the implementation of the change into the production process.
Support all manufacturing engineering activities with the proper documentation.
Responsible for the development of specifications for new and existing manufacturing machines and equipment.
Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, Industrial Engineering or equivalent and 3-5 years of related experience in a manufacturing environment required
Must be proficient with 3D modeling and 2D drafting.
Project management skills relating to manufacturing facilities. (Microsoft Project)
The practical experience in hydronic heating systems, HVAC, Pumps, Valves, PLC’s, Acid Waste Systems and Basic wiring diagrams helpful.
Experience with AutoCAD and Inventor preferred.
CNC and machining experience
Working knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing techniques.
this includes our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) strategy, and providing our employees with meaningful career growth opportunities, a positive and safe work environment, and affirmation that they are heard, valued, and respected.
• Flexible PTO & Generous Paid Holidays
• Variety of Medical plan options – choose the one that is right for you
• Sustainability – One of Newsweek’s Top 400 of “America’s Most Responsible Companies” for sustainability performance, three years running.
Work in both office and manufacturing environment. May occasionally be required to perform job responsibilities outside the typical office setting.
We follow a policy of administering all employment decisions and personnel actions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy, national origin, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, genetic disposition or carrier status, marital status, military or veteran status, minorities, or any other category protected under applicable federal, state, or local law. Consistent with the obligations of state and federal law, Watts will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. Watts Water is a global leader of quality water solutions for residential, industrial, municipal, and commercial settings. Our family of brands offers some of the most varied product lines in the world, with world-class, water-related solutions focused on:
Drainage and Water Reuse
HVAC and Hot Water
Water Quality and Rainwater Harvesting
9 billion global company, listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) with a presence in five (5) continents and twenty-four (24) countries, and an employee population that speaks over eighteen (18) languages. As a people-first company, we prize enriching and caring for all who work here not only through words but through actions. This includes executing our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) strategy, and providing our employees with meaningful career growth opportunities, a positive and safe work environment, and affirmation that they are heard, valued, and respected.
We are proud to be an organization that believes that a safer world is a more sustainable world – a belief that we proudly reflect in each of our technologies and solutions and our environmental and social commitments, such as our partnership with Planet Water Foundation.