Title Lay Out Engineer
Categories Professional
Salary DOE – negotiable
Location Windsor & USA
Job Information


Layout Engineer

– Work with manufacturing engineers, production & maintenance teams to develop manufacturing plant layouts, material handling systems, and/or process optimization (worldwide) that meet  Production System (PS) & Synchronous Material (SMF) requirements.
– Determine optimum material & pedestrian flow through the production facility.
– Support new model processing by performing cost studies, planning and implementation.
– Prepare equipment installation drawings and packages.
– Develop production processes aligned to standard Bill of Process strategies through system inquiry, simultaneous engineering, build, installation, and commissioning phases.
– Review new equipment during run-off at supplier and plant to validate capability, robustness, safety and layout per  Specifications (may require traveling to vendor and plant sites).
– Ensure production systems meet all objectives through Process Design and Layout.
– Interface with plant personnel with appropriate timing and installation documentation to ensure efficient, timely installation and validation
– Use lessons learned to develop program studies and improve standard Bill of Processes.
– Coordinate new and/or relocated machinery installations through  milestones. – Emphasis on delivery and continuous improvement of safety, quality, and productivity.

Skills Required: 

– Plant Layout: AutoCAD 2012 required, 3D Modeling and Factory Cad experience strongly preferred, equipment installation drawing development and packaging, material and pedestrian flow, working knowledge of material handling systems, automation, washers, robots & gantry loader systems. Ergonomic principles to design and install safe working environments.  Basic computer software such as Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, etc.

Skills Preferred: 

– Material Handling: Synchronous material flow, lean manufacturing principles, optimization of material flow, personnel and equipment utilization. Material handling systems including material storage, part presentation, dunnage and in-process material handling components and part transportation.

Experience Required: 

– Project Management Skills – Strong Analytical Skills
– Excellent Computer Skills
– Experience in team based environment
– Excellent oral presentation skills.
– Minimum (5) years of experience in manufacturing environment

Education Required: 

– BS Degree in Mechanical/Arch/Civil
– College Diploma Mechanical Technologist or Technician


– Positions available in Canada and USA
– Canadian and US Citizen’s are encouraged to apply

Please submit your resume to Lisa to lisa@accu-staff.com, only those who are qualified will be contacted.



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