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Manufacturing Industrial Engineer Associate

Date: Nov 19, 2020

Location: Danville, VA, US

Company: Goodyear

Location: US-VA-DANVILLE-PLT-0126-2198   
Goodyear Talent Acquisition Representative: Heather Rodriguez  
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: Yes 




Primary Purpose and Main Responsibilities:

Establish, install & maintain wage incentive plans. Provide plant management with information, studies & recommendations to improve personnel & equipment utilization. Act as company representation in arbitration cases. Assist production with labor problems & grievances. Support plant/business center in achieving production goals.  



  •  Independently develop time standard data & paperwork rates, evaluate ergonomic/motion in positions, provide data to management & union (if applicable)

  • Independently determine factory staffing & changes in labor requirements as necessitated by ticket fluctuation & plant capacity.

  • Independently conduct job analysis on positions, evaluating responsibilities, physical demands, working conditions & skill levels.

  • Coordinate with Engineering Department to conduct efficiency studies, justify capital expenditures & recommend plant layout improvements.

  • Participate & assist in the facilitation of continuous improvement activities & act as a resource to production members & make recommendations of pay scale & review as required.    



  • BS Degree in Industrial Engineering
  • MS is related field desired



  • 2 years' experience working with multidisciplinary associate to achieve cost effective goals.

  • Experience in union environment (as applicable).

  • 2 years' experience in manufacturing environment.



  •  Ability to use appropriate computer based technology.

  • Ability to use MOST, six sigma, LEAN manufacturing processes (desired).

  • Strong analytical & problem solving skills.

  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills. 


Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 63,000 people and manufactures its products in 47 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need reasonable accommodation to complete the online application, or any other part of the employment process, please contact the Goodyear Candidate Care Line at 330.796.4500.

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Nearest Major Market: Danville
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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