We are at the heart of every place that matters. As a leading global provider in the access solutions market for schools, banks, airports, hospitals, hotels, and many more, we enable seamless movement within secure, safe, and sustainable places. Our work is IMPORTANT. YOU are important. We provide our people with the tools to shape their careers for growth. With around 16,000 employees worldwide, EVERY team member contributes to our mission and can make a positive difference. By working as one global team, we continue growing the business, growing together, and growing ourselves. Build your career with us!

Manufacturing Engineer (Stamping and Die Design)

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46250

Nov 29, 2023



dormakaba is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to be a vital part of our business and future growth on our Operations and Manufacturing Team in Indianapolis, IN. This position is responsible for planning the arrangement of equipment to ensure most efficient and productive process layout, documenting and specifying routine/regular procedures and work instructions for the use of equipment and processes that affect product performance, develops and evaluates equipment and tools for efficiency, performs root cause analysis, and initiates/communicates corrective actions.



HIRING SALARY RANGE: $75,000 - $100,000  (Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.) This position includes a competitive benefits package.  Please visit our career site for more information on benefits.




  • Analyzes highly complex production and processes.Plans the arrangement of machines within plant facilities to ensure most efficient and productive layout.Directs the fabrication of tools and equipment and other functions that affect product performance
  • Documents and maintains process procedures, work instructions and tool drawings
  • Reviews performance of machinery, equipment, and tools to verify their efficiency, and investigate and initiate corrective action of problems and deficiencies
  • Conducts root cause analysis for rejected or faulty parts.Researches work processes and conducts failure analysis to determine cause of error or problem parts
  • Analyzes SPC (statistical process control) data for identified work processes to ensure level of performance
  • Assists with instructing, training, and answering area-specific questions for less experienced Manufacturing Engineers or other departmental personnel
  • Conducts “make vs. buy” analysis on new or existing parts/processes
  • Establishes acceptance criteria for new tools, equipment, and/or processes
  • Serves as a technical resource and Manufacturing liaison to Supply Management and New Product Development for new and existing parts, products, and processes





  • B.S. degree in Mechanical, Industrial Engineering/Technology, from an accredited institution preferred
  • 3 years experience in a manufacturing or process environment preferred
  • Certified Manufacturing Engineer (CMfgE) preferred
  • Must have the ability to communicate effectively via telephone, multiple forms of electronic mediums, and within a group environment for business presentations
  • Must be able to lift up to 20 pounds





  • Team player and strong collaborator
  • Excellent English written and oral communication skills
  • Problem solver (always brings solutions, enjoys challenges)
  • Dependable (reliable and follows through on commitments)
  • Continuous improvement/innovative mindset (always looking for better ways of doing things and not satisfied with the status quo)





  • Taking Care of our Employees on Day One with Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance coverage options.  No waiting periods!
  • Your health is our priority, we offer Medical Wellness Programs to aid in your well-being.
  • Vacation and Personal Time Off
  • We support your growing family; we provide Parental Leave for Moms and Dads!
  • Wisely plan for your future with our 401k Matching plan beginning on Day One.
  • Supporting your career development with our Tuition Reimbursement Program.
  • Robust culture supporting internal advancement with our Learn and Grow Program.  
  • Discover your best attributes using CliftonStrengths to pave the way for success at dormakaba.
  • 24/7 access to over 15,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to assist in your professional development and to expand on your individual interests.
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Voluntary Legal Insurance
  • Unlimited Referral Reward Bonuses
  • Corporate Discounts for shopping, travel and more!




Our work is IMPORTANT. YOU are important. At schools and universities, in stadiums, airports, hospitals and workplaces. We provide safety, security, and sustainability, allowing people to move seamlessly and shape their lives the way they want. EVERY team member contributes to our mission and can make a positive difference. Our culture focuses on Growing the Business, Growing Together and Growing Ourselves. We are a global company with more than 16,000 employees worldwide giving you endless opportunities for growth and advancement. 



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