Manufacturing Engineer

Snap-on Incorporated | Kenosha, WI

Posted Date 2/08/2023

Who We Are:

As part of the Snap-on Tools team, you'll be joining an extraordinary company that has been the industry standard for over 100 years!   People know Snap-on for the quality of our products, but we know that it is the passion and character of our people that make our company a global leader. With our diverse talents and deep pride in the Snap-on family of brands, we drive innovation and create value.  We work hard together. We grow together. We are one Snap-on team.

Working With Snap-on has Benefits!!


Company-paid benefits include:

  • Paid time off, vacation and paid holidays
  • Market competitive compensation 
  • Retirement programs including 401(k) Plan with matching employer contributions
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan – annual optional enrollment period
  • Basic dental, Basic life, Basic accidental death and dismemberment coverage
  • Short term and long-term disability, Employee Assistance Program
  • Business travel accident insurance
  • Other health education programs, including smoking cessation, annual wellness screening and seasonal flu shot
  • Bonus, incentives depending on position and level
  • Base pay progression through lateral & promotional development on both managerial and technical career paths
  • Tuition Assistance Plan

Snap-on is rooted in the dignity of work. From our founding 100 years ago, we have been dedicated to this timeless principle. We celebrate this work and we celebrate our customers, the makers and the fixers, who perform day in and day out to move the world forward.

Snap-on continually strives to be an employer of choice and offers a Great Place to Work.


Position Summary:Provide manufacturing support through various manufacturing engineering disciplines to ensure products are manufactured in accordance with proper processes, methods and routings.  Design and implement new or revised methods of manufacturing to reduce costs of operations; prepare cost estimates and routings for new processes and new products.

  • Key Tasks:
  • Analyze and specify new processes and equipment necessary to accommodate plant manufacture of all new and existing products.
  • Ensure the continued effectiveness of existing machine assets through equipment/ process maintenance and replacement suggestions.
  • Provide financial justification and time lines for implementation of new projects.
  • Validate process improvements through trials, analyze using measurement and statistical methods.
  • Hands on support as needed for development/ troubleshooting including machining trials and tool design at manufacturing location.
  • Plan and organize projects to see that they are completed as scheduled.
  • Travel to Snap-on Tools manufacturing locations and vendors to observe equipment or processes.
  • Personal development.
  • Provide personnel training in areas machine operation, maintenance, and safety.


  • Requirements:
  • BS in Manufacturing Engineering or Industrial Engineering. 2-4 years manufacturing plant experience, in a metal machining environment.
  • CNC programming experience, cutting tool selection.
  • CAD experience Catia or SolidWorks.
  • Proficient with computer applications, Microsoft Office.
  • Proficiency with verbal and written technical communications is mandatory. Strong interpersonal leadership skills required.
  • Must be able to separate needed facts from large amounts of data and opinion, and arrive at a logical solution option.
  • Desired characteristics: Integrity, problem solving skills, conscientious, innovative.
  • Travel will be in the 40%-65% range.

Advanced Manufacturing

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