Manufacturing Industrial Engineer

Website Trinity Industries

Manufacturing Industrial Engineer Job Highlights

Title Manufacturing Industrial Engineer
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Engineering/Manufacturing
Location Dallas, TX, United States
Company Trinity Industries

Company Profile

Trinity Industries is North America’s premier provider of railcar products and services. The company provides products that are an integral part of the supply chain and help fuel the lives and economy.

Job Profile

The company (TrintyRail) is looking for a Manufacturing Industrial Engineer who will play a critical role within our manufacturing operations by developing and implementing efficient manufacturing systems, and actively participating in cost-reducing and continuous improvement projects, all while maintaining standards of operation, and plant certifications, and audit requirements.

Education Level

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial, Mechanical, or Manufacturing EngineeringCollege/University

Work Experience

  • Minimum 3 to 4 years of experience in a manufacturing environment or industrial processes
  • 2 years of experience working with industrial equipment, welding fabrication, and manufacturing tooling environment


  • Analyze and keep updated manufacturing methods and processes
  • Analyze manufacturing requirements and capabilities and develop Standardized Work instructions for different railcar configurations
  • Collaborate with Lean and Continuous Improvement teams at plants during Kaizen events or Value Stream mapping activities
  • Collaborates with Design Engineering to design cost-effective manufacturing layouts and building ergonomics for new product lines
  • Create Shop Aid diagrams for critical or complex assembly processes
  • Designs, redesigns, or enhances work areas and layouts so that awkward or uncomfortable positions, repetitive motions, and inefficient operations are reduced or eliminated
  • Develop or validate Time Studies for critical production processes
  • Identifies and assesses various problems that depart from established manufacturing standards and best practices; researches and recommends solutions
  • Implements methods and modifications to reduce/improve production costs. Propose and implement cost-reduction initiatives that simplify manufacturing processes and increase plant profits
  • Maintains knowledge of best practices in manufacturing methods, and trends and developments in technology and equipment; applies this knowledge to maintain the organization’s competitive edge
  • Participate in planning teams, cost optimization, and projects in general, which seek to improve the overall performance of the plant
  • Participate in technical and mechanical reviews with Operations, Safety, Design Engineering, Tools and Fixtures, Welding, Quality, and manufacturing plants, to analyze and develop optimal process instructions


  • Interpersonal Skills – Guides, influences, and persuades other professionals, either internally in other areas or externally with clients or agencies
  • Professional competencies – Learning on the Fly, Dealing with Ambiguity, Driving for Results, Organization
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Proficient with 3D modeling software or CAD systems
  • Strong computer and presentation skills


  • The company offers a benefits package that includes Paid Time Off, Maternity/Parental Paid Leave, Health Savings Account with a Company Contribution, Health Care & Dependent Care FSA’s, 401(k) Plan with 6% Company Match, Professional Development, Recognition Incentives, and Service Awards.

Employer’s Statement

Trinity Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company considers candidates for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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