Ridge Corporation is a solutions driven manufacturing company that brings concepts to life through the application of composites and advanced materials. Located in Central Ohio, we are seeking innovative manufacturing-oriented engineer candidates to help us create, develop, manufacture, and/or refine fiber reinforced thermoplastic and thermoset products that will meet the needs of current customers while expanding our reach into diverse markets and new client bases. The ideal candidate will have interest in a fast paced, hands-on environment and will perform process related work which will include: process design, machine design, machine installation, equipment trouble shooting, prototyping, and testing. Other related duties would include: vendor communication, generating requests for proposal, managing contractors, soliciting quotes, travel to vendor sites, and continuous improvement projects.
New process development including; automation design, 3D modeling, electrical controls development and equipment installation
Upgrading existing equipment for improvements in safety, quality and efficiency.
Supporting the manufacturing team by troubleshooting issues with equipment and helping make improvements whenever necessary.
Support the development of new products and customers through R&D
BSME (Mechanical) or BSEE (Electrical)
CAD – solid model experience preferably using SolidWorks
Project leadership experience
Ability to manage multiple projects and excellent time management skills
Excellent communication skills
Willingness to integrate into a closely-knit team
Self motivated, innovative, creative, and resourceful
Electrical experience (Controls and AC power related)
Mechanical design experience
Manufacturing engineering experience
Lean Manufacturing experience
ISO or QS Quality System experience
Experience with manufacturing of composites and manufacturing of thermoplastics
4+ years minimum (will consider internship and/or co-op experience as well)
Based on experience and qualifications
Internal Number: 001
About Ridge Corporation
Ridge Corporation is a solutions oriented manufacturer of advanced composites, specializing in resilient, lightweight, continuous glass-reinforced, thermoplastic laminates. The use of thermoplastic composites coupled with our thermoforming and patented sonic welding processes, provides Ridge Corporation the engineering and manufacturing means to design and produce both the highest quality and best performing products in the industry.
Founded in 2004, Ridge Corporation had one simple goal. To provide customers with composites that perform the way they were intended, by reducing weight, increasing durability and performance, and improving aesthetics. Ridge Corporation is proudly located in Central Ohio.