Industrial/Manufacturing Engineer

Employment Type: Full Time


1300 38th Ave W
Spencer, IA 51301

Job Description

Demco is growing and is seeking two Industrial/Manufacturing Engineers for our semi-trailer manufacturing facility. One position will focus on fixtures and robotic welding and the other position will focus on fabrication. Demco provides a competitive compensation & benefits package that takes into account your skills, and expertise. This position will work out of our Spencer, IA facility.

Primary Duties:

    • Design and improve processes of the manufacturing systems with a strong emphasis on quality, productivity, and operating costs by implementing lean concepts and sustaining ISO
    • Manage projects to reduce non-value added activities
    • Research and implement new tools and technology, including assisting with the quoting and purchasing process
    • Analyze manufacturing processes and methods including flow, layout, and production equipment
    • Design and create minor jigs and fixtures
    • Administer and process time studies and line balancing
    • Develop work instructions and provide training to production personnel
    • Implement continuous improvement/Lean principles
    • Assist with design for manufacturability for new products using the 7 stages of design process
    • Collaborate closely with the maintenance group to effectuate equipment upgrades and improvements
    • Confer with management, engineering and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules and other considerations to facilitate production processes
    • Prepare charts for representation of statistical data
    • Work with and support ISO 9001 work instructions and procedures
    • Maintain accurate records and files


  • Equivalent to a two or four year degree preferred with major course work in an engineering curriculum or a related area of study; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job
  • Experience with fixtures and robotic welding or fabrication including press brake
  • Project management skills - ability to organize and manage multiple projects through manufacturing process
  • Must be able to effectively present information to clients, customers and employees
  • Must have strong math skills including geometry and trigonometry
  • Excellent computer knowledge and skills with drafting programs
  • Excellent communication skills required
  • Must be detail oriented and possess a willingness to accept challenges and strive for continual improvement in all areas
  • Must be safety minded and practice shop safety
  • Must be self motivated to work independently

Benefits Day 1:

  • 12 Paid Holidays
  • Birthday Paid Off
  • PTO Accrual

Benefits 1st of the Month After 30 Days

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life and Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Aflac

Benefits 1st of the Month After 60 Days

  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Safety Shoes/Glasses Allowance

Interested candidates can apply through Indeed or via our website at: Drug screening required. Demco is an equal opportunity employer.


Any Questions Please Call: 800-543-3626 Fax: 712-725-2380

Job description is intended to define in general terms the most significant duties of a particular position and is not all inclusive of all duties or responsibilities of individual positions. Position descriptions are not intended to exclude the possibility of temporary assignments or the alteration of existing positions.

Demco, is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected veterans status or status as a disabled individual or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.