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Industrial Engineer

by Glen Dimplex Americas

Position Type: Full-time
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Sep 18, 2022
Glen Dimplex Americas

Job Description


Industrial Engineer

About Us

Focused on leading the transition to a sustainable future, Glen Dimplex Americas is enhancing the moments that matter in life with a commitment to delivering the best design and efficiency in the areas of temperature control and comfort creation. With operation throughout North America the success of the Glen Dimplex Americas organization is a testament to the strength of our people and investment in innovation and technology.

Our portfolio of industry recognized brands includes Dimplex, Cadet and Faber. Together these brands provide complete product offerings in the residential and commercial comfort categories, ranging from electric heaters, to fireplaces and controls.

Glen Dimplex Americas is a division of the Glen Dimplex Group - the world's largest manufacturer of electrical heating, which holds significant global market positions in domestic appliances, heating, cooling, ventilation, and renewable energy solutions. Headquartered in Dublin, Ireland the Glen Dimplex Group privately owns over 40 brands with operations in 80 countries.
Our Values
We Think Customer – we aim to put our customers at the center of everything we do, taking time to understand their needs; creating solutions that meet and exceed their expectations, enhancing everyday moments
We Care About People – we recognize the power of a community with a common purpose; empathizing with others’ point of view and acting with integrity to create a safe and healthy environment
We Value Innovation – we are building a better future day by day; developing innovations that will create quality, consumer-centric, sustainable solutions
We Keep it Simple – we make the complex simple by driving out inefficiencies; which enables us to be agile, responsive and to get the job done
The Opportunity

The Industrial Engineer will create and maintain labor standards for new and existing processes and develop new processes, job design and continual improvements as required.
In this role you will:
  • Develop and maintain all process and labour standards using M.O.S.T.
  • Develop and maintain production work instructions.
  • Maintain line balance and a safe and efficient process.
  • Lead Kaizen/Continuous Improvement Program and report monthly.
  • Lead the Company Ergonomic Program and report to JHSC monthly.
  • Maintain facilities layout and engineer layout changes with work optimization and material flow.
  • Work with suppliers to develop part packaging/containerization as required.
  • Assist in productivity improvements, defect/scrap reduction and safety issues as required.
  • Prepare manpower and process analysis to support business cases and Capex initiatives.
  • Acquire quotations, source vendors and manage the implementation of new projects.
  • Monitor drawings for specification changes and communicate changes to appropriate groups
  • Prepare and maintain all related reports/documentation as required.
  • Help Health & safety in ergonomic studies and safe return to work duties based on restrictions.
  • Strong problem-solving skills with knowledge about convergent problem-solving methodologies are preferred. Experience with Lean manufacturing or Six Sigma will be an asset
  • Track record demonstrating proficiency in leadership, and ability to work independently
  • Strong Team Player with excellent communications skills
  • Proficient with MS Project/AutoCAD /SolidWorks/Excel/Word/PowerPoint
  • Legal ability to travel, primarily in Canada, and the United States
In addition to the job duties as listed above, GD Americas may require you to perform the duties of other persons or require you to perform additional duties from time to time. You shall perform your duties faithfully and to the best of your abilities and shall devote your time and attention to the business of GD Americas.
What You Need

  • Post-secondary degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering.
  • Four to six years of related experience in a manufacturing setting.
  • Practical experience at mixed model line balance
  • Demonstrated experience at project management
  • Certified in M.O.S.T. predetermined motion time system an asset
  • Proficient in MS Office and AutoCAD.
  • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology including applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production
  • Commitment to excellence and high standards
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills
  • Ability to manage priorities and workflow
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm
  • Acute attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and organize projects
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines
  • Good judgement with the ability to make timely and sound decisions
  • Creative, flexible, and innovative team player
  • Working knowledge of data collection, data analysis, evaluation, and the scientific method.
  • Working knowledge and understanding of basic principles, theories, concepts, and practices in the applicable engineering/technical specialization area.
What We Offer
Core Total Rewards
  • Fully funded Group Benefits (medical, dental, vision, life insurance, dependent life, AD&D, short term disability, & long term disability)
  • Group RRSP with 100% Employer Match up to 4%
  • Portable Benefits, Consult +, and Telus Pharmacy Group
  • 3 Weeks Vacation Immediately
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Workplace Wellness Program
  • Support of professional memberships/certifications
Additional Rewards
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Smart casual dress atmosphere
  • Summer Fridays
  • Employee Service & Recognition Awards
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • A unique opportunity to be a key player in a growing global organization
  • An innovative fast-paced culture focused on people
How to Apply

Our team members include people like you: enthusiastic, innovative, motivated and creative. If you are interested in joining our team or learning more about this opportunity, please apply now.  Glen Dimplex Americas offers a competitive total rewards package, and we are continually striving to attract and retain the best talent available, building ongoing success for both our organization and our employees!

Glen Dimplex Americas is committed to fair and accessible employment practices.

We thank all applicants for their interest in Glen Dimplex Americas, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.