Website CQ+MFG Group LLC


Process Engineer Job Description


CQ + Manufacturing Group, LLC is seeking an energetic and driven engineer who shares our values, is willing to roll up their sleeves, and help drive our team forward on our journey of continuous improvement in Machesney Park, IL. CQ+ is a growing family-oriented business, and we need your help to continue that growth.

This position will offer the opportunity to create and improve systems, lead kaizen initiatives and foster CQ’s collaborative culture.


What you bring to the table:


·         A systems improvement mindset with background in lean manufacturing preferred.

·         Experience in metals machining, with knowledge of Acme screw machines being highly desirable.

·         4-year degree in process, industrial, or mechanical engineering, or equivalent industry experience including management experience is highly preferred.

·         High level of knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including MS Excel, Word, and PowerPoint is a must.

·         Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

·         Minimum experience of 5 years in a manufacturing environment is required.

·         CAD knowledge is preferred.

·         Experience in project management is preferred.

·         Familiarity with ERP systems and willingness to leverage them to help the business make optimal decisions.


What your day looks like at CQ+


·         Report on daily and monthly metrics reflecting on the operational health of the business.

·         Lead and participate on problem solving teams to drive metric improvement.

·         Diagnose and resolve shop floor issues ensuring lessons learned are preserved.

·         Lead projects and implement systems to build a more robust and sustainable manufacturing system.

·         Work with engineering peers to ensure shop floor documentation is accurate, clear, and reflects best practices.

·         Improve efficiencies on floor through set up reduction, work cell arrangement, and downtime resolution through collaboration with operators, supervisors, and peers on engineering team.

·         Maintenance of standards in CQ+ ERP system.

·         Identifying and sourcing tooling for new part builds for optimal efficiency and reliability in cooperation with your peers on the engineering team.

·         Report to plant president on progress toward goals and barriers.

·         A team that treats each other like family.  A bit of fun, and a lot of hard work every day.


Physical Requirements:

Must be able to stand on your feet for and walk shop floor multiple times throughout course of the day
Must be able to lift a max of 50 lbs on occasion.

Must be able to commute to Machesney Park, IL
Wear provided Safety Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug-free work environment.
Must be able to pass a background check, physical and drug screen, and have own transportation to work.
Benefits: Medical, dental, and vision, paid vacation, holidays, plus up to 3% match on retirement contribution. (PTO, Life Insurance) Monthly events, snacks and team-building competitions.
Salary for this position is between is between $65,000/yr – $90,000/yr based on experience and qualifications.

About CQ + MFG Group LLC

Welcome to CQ + MFG Group LLC, where we take pride in our team-based, family-oriented culture. As a leading precision machining manufacturer, we are committed to providing a positive work environment where employees can thrive and achieve their full potential.

We foster a culture of collaboration, innovation, and teamwork. We believe that when employees feel valued and supported, they are more likely to be productive and motivated.

CQ + is currently seeking individuals who share our values of teamwork and positivity. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, as well as opportunities for career growth and development.

If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career and want to work in a fun and team-based culture, we invite you to explore our current job openings and apply today. We are an equal-opportunity employer and welcome candidates from diverse backgrounds and experiences.


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