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Industrial Engineer- Sumter, SC

Department: Production
Job Description:

Interlake Mecalux, the US subsidiary of Mecalux, S.A., is among the leading companies in the storage systems market specializing in the design, manufacture, sale, and service of warehouse solutions.

We are hiring an Industrial Engineer to work out of our Sumter, SC factory.

This role is responsible for assigning work and training factory personnel, driving process and machine improvements, and ensuring that quality, safety, and productivity goals are met. This role is also heavily involved in project engineering, shipping, inventory, and maintenance.


  • Review all plant activities, spending considerable time on the factory/warehouse floor. Contribute heavily and actively in ensuring that the daily/monthly production and shipping goals are met while taking efforts to reduce scrap.
  • Draft and design layout of equipment, materials, and workspaces
  • Contribute to the establishment and implementation of factory policies and procedures, conferring with management and other personnel
  • Prepare manuals and train workers in use of new forms, reports, procedures, or equipment
  • Lead the development and implementation of improvements to equipment and preventative maintenance program to improve productivity, quality, and safety
  • Assist management in resolving personnel issues, including those related to hire, training, evaluating, and discharging personnel.
  • Contribute to the management of safety programs and initiatives, making efforts to continuously reduce accidents, injuries, and near misses.
Minimum requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Industrial, Mechanical, Civil, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, or a similar field of study).
  • 5 to 10 years of related experience with progressively increasing responsibilities.
  • Personality/Culture: Candidates must have integrity, be highly analytical, and have a strong desire to be deeply involved in the business. Candidates must be organized and methodical in their work, with the ability to learn quickly and adapt easily to change. Candidates must be able to persevere through difficult work challenges with the highest degree of dedication. Candidates must have strong interpersonal skills with the confidence to interact and communicate effectively with personnel from all levels of the organization.
  • Desire to work in a manufacturing environment, spending most of the day on the floor and not in an office. Must be able to work in hot and cold plant conditions.
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