Manufacturing Engineer - Waseca - job 746997

Itron, Inc.

Date: 05/05/2021

City: Waseca, Minnesota

Employment type: Full-time

Develops, implements and maintains methods, operation sequence and processes in the manufacture or fabrication of parts, components, sub-assemblies and final assemblies. Interfaces with design engineering in coordinating the release of new products. Implements solutions that conform to lean manufacturing standards. Estimates manufacturing cost, determines time standards and makes recommendations for tooling and process requirements of new or existing product lines. Maintains records and reporting systems for coordination of manufacturing operations.

  • Initiate changes to reduce the total cost to manufacture Itron's products, while maintaining or improving the value of our products to our customers.

  • Assist and mentor manufacturing and maintenance technicians.

  • Review and analyze existing manufacturing facilities, tools, processes, standards and techniques.

  • Utilize statistical tools to resolve in depth manufacturing and quality problems.

  • Prepare plans, schedules and budgets for manufacturing engineering tasks.

  • Specify, procure and implement new equipment to support new products.

  • Maintain updated work instructions and procedures.

  • Recommend and implement process and product changes to improve safety, quality, delivery, and cost.

  • Develop and maintain accurate project timelines for new and existing programs.


3+ years of previous related professional experience in a manufacturing environment

Automation knowledge


Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience. Preferred degree in Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering.

Travel: 1 - 10%

Itron is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, medical condition, veteran status, disability, genetic information, gender identity or other characteristics protected by law. If you require an accommodation in order to apply to this position, please contact your local recruiting representative at 1-800-635-5461 or email

Itron enables utilities and cities to safely, securely and reliably deliver critical infrastructure services to communities in more than 100 countries. Our portfolio of smart networks, software, services, meters and sensors helps our customers better manage electricity, gas and water resources for the people they serve. By working with our customers to ensure their success, we help improve the quality of life, ensure the safety and promote the well-being of millions of people around the globe. Itron is dedicated to creating a more resourceful world. Join us:


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