Method's Engineer

May 3
United States of America
Westminister, South Carolina
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Sandvik Coromant in Westminster, SC is looking for a
Methods Engineer

SANDVIK COROMANT is the world’s leading supplier of tools, tooling solutions, and know-how to the manufacturing industry. Our customers, which include major manufacturers within aerospace, automotive, medical, energy and general engineering, rely on us to provide the highest level of knowledge, service, and support to help them achieve their goals for productivity and profitability. With extensive investments in research and development, we bring game-changing technologies and solutions to a dynamic industry driven by a demand for constant innovation. We have 8,000 employees and are represented in 130 countries, uniquely positioning us to set the industry standard for high technology manufacturing now and for the future. Sandvik Coromant is part of the business area Sandvik Machining Solutions within the 150-year-old global industrial group Sandvik.

At Sandvik we are dedicated, diligent and we believe in our company and its values. Our belief is that knowledge grown when it is shared and when we work together with our customers, both parties have more chances to achieve success.

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Job Summary
We are seeking a highly skilled and detail-oriented Method’s Engineer to join our team. As a Methods Engineer, you will be responsible for working with production process engineers to ensure efficient and effective production processes that ensure quality products are delivered to our customers on time. Specifically, you will work closely with production teams to understand and define the best processes to manufacture customized solutions for our customers ensuring profitable and quality products. As a key member of the Technology & Planning team, you will monitor and drive initiatives that improve our site and departmental KPIs including key financial and delivery targets. As a professional working directly with sales and, in some cases, our customers, you will hold a strong professional acumen and a strong set of communication skills. You are a self-driven, team player excited about driving improvements in a highly collaborative environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with production teams to understand and define the best production processes to manufacture customized solutions.
  • Define routing of production processes ensuring the production of products with the utmost quality.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop and implement new products and processes.
  • Conduct time and motion studies to identify areas for improvements in production workflows.
  • Develop routing and manufacturing costs for new products, assortment expansion, and other changes including quotation requests using SAP and other internal systems.
  • Write directives and procedures for departmental processes to standardize procedures.
  • Use of analytical tools to understand and drive method/process changes.
  • Monitor production performance KPIs and drive or initiate improvement activities as needed.
  • Collaborate with outside subcontractors to utilize additional capacity as needed to ensure delivery KPIs are met while ensuring competitive costs, lead times, and the highest level of quality.
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to ensure product designs are optimized for efficient production.
  • Other tasks as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering, mechanical engineering, or a related field.
  • 5+ years of experience in a manufacturing or production environment, preferably in a carbide cutting tool manufacturer or related field.
  • Strong analytical or problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of lead manufacturing principles or techniques.
  • Familiarity with process improvement methodologies such as Six Sigma or Kaizen
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office and production management software, preferably SAP.
  • Ability to work independently or as a part of a team.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • If you are a creative problem solver with a passion for improving processes and driving efficiency, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity to join our team as a Methods Engineer.

If you are a creative problem solver with a passion for improving processes and driving efficiency, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity to join our team as a Methods Engineer.

Sandvik offers a comprehensive total compensation package including a competitive benefits package of health, dental and disability insurance, and a 401(k)-retirement savings plan. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement.

How to apply

For immediate consideration, please visit Sandvik Group and apply to the Methods Engineer position, Job Requisition ID# R0051760.

Sandvik is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Any applicant who, because of a disability, needs accommodation or assistance in completing an application or at any time during the application process should contact Human Resources at Sandvik also provides reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities consistent with its obligations under the law.

Deadline: May 3
Job-ID: R0051760

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