Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor

Manufacturing Whitewater, Wisconsin


Provisur is an industry leader that pushes the boundaries of ingenuity, bringing precision-engineered food processing equipment, aftermarket parts and service to locations around the world. As a global leader with a close-knit family feel, we take pride in taking care of our people. We've made a more than $10,000,000 investment in the Whitewater location in 2020 and are excited about the opportunities it brings. Check out our videos at and see for yourself!    

The manufacturing engineering supervisor oversees the assessment of current manufacturing processes, implements new procedures for enhanced efficiency, quality, and safety, while minimizing costs. They also manage the review of manufacturing methods for prototype components, suggesting design changes for improved manufacturability and cost-effectiveness. As a key participant in continuous improvement, they prioritize tasks, direct the team's efforts, and supervise and develop staff as necessary.    
What You’ll Do:    
  • Utilize Mastercam and/or AutoCad to develop CNC programs, fixtures, and tooling as required
  • Provide guidance, mentoring, and development to the assigned team
  • Collaborate with manufacturing personnel and supervisors to design, test, and recommend tooling, fixtures, and assist devices, aiming to reduce waste, enhance product quality, improve manufacturing efficiency, and lower product costs
  • Establish and document standards and records for tooling and fixtures
  • Develop sustainable manufacturing methods, practices, procedures, and standards to maintain efficiency and process control
  • Coordinate with the Materials Department, external suppliers, and component providers to identify materials that enhance value and manufacturability
  • Collaborate with Engineering to review designs for manufacturability and accuracy before release
  • Work with Quality Assurance to eliminate defect waste, addressing excessive variation, inadequate tools, equipment, processes, insufficient training, and unnecessary handling
  • Actively lead and participate in the Continuous Improvement (CI) process

What You Won’t Do:    

  • Feel like a number - we value respect, teamwork, and collaboration at every level
  • Suffer from boredom - you’re always doing and learning new things, with a variety of clients and coworkers around the world
  • Max out - you’ll grow and advance as quickly as your skills and desires allow

Who You Are:    

  • A tinkerer who loves to uncover how things work and troubleshoot until they find a solution
  • A lifelong learner with a passion for continuous improvement
  • A leader who motivates, develops, and inspires a team and interacts well with others

What You’ll Need:    

  • BS degree in Mechanical/Manufacturing Engineering or equivalent experience; 8-10 years of manufacturing engineering experience
  • Minimum 5 years of hands-on tooling and tool design experience
  • Proficient in machining, fabrication, welding, and metal finishing
  • Knowledgeable in cutting tools, machine tools functions, and applications
  • Familiar with CNC programming, G-code, and Parametric Macros
  • Experienced with AutoCad or Pro-E, Mastercam, and Microsoft Office Tools
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and exposure to Lean Manufacturing concepts
  • Excellent listening, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Solid quantitative and analytical abilities
  • A positive attitude, high energy, a strong sense of urgency, and attention to detail
  • Ability to take ownership of issues and drive projects to completion

What You’ll Enjoy:    

  • Healthy work/life balance on a team that collaborates well and truly enjoys working together
  • Environment where we promote from within, cross-train and provide ongoing skill development
  • Robust benefits package including great health insurance, holiday pay, employee referral bonuses, and even pet insurance!
  • Safe, clean, air-conditioned facility
  • Retirement savings (401k) opportunities
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Continuing education assistance
  • A company dedicated to the local community that gives back through charitable contributions

Provisur is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and provides an environment of diversity, equality, and inclusion (DEI) to all employees and applicants, regardless of a person’s age, race, color, physical or mental disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, medical condition, ancestry, military or veteran status, national origin, religion, religious creed, sex, sexual orientation, or any other protected status under federal, state, or local law.