Southern Company Manufacturing Engineer in Durham, North Carolina

Manufacturing Engineer

Durham, NC •Distributed Infrastructure (DI)



We’re in the business of solving problems and making our processes run more efficiently. Are you interested in being a part of the solution? We are hiring a Manufacturing Engineer for our Durham, NC facility. Our Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible for using the fundamentals of engineering and established company practices, procedures and guidelines to meet defined customer and company requirements. He/She will be primarily responsible for determining cost savings throughout the manufacturing process, industrialization of design into manufacturing process and providing technical support to production associates and management as necessary. Self-starter with extensive technical skills in manufacturing processes and methods including flow, plant layout, assembly and production equipment. This position will not have direct reports but supervisor relies heavy on this position. Flexible hours (40hrs/week), great team and culture!

PowerSecure is a leading provider of advanced energy solutions to electric utilities and their industrial, institutional, and commercial customers. PowerSecure provides energy solutions in the areas of distributed energy infrastructure, energy efficiency, and utility infrastructure.

We invest in high-value and cost-effective benefits for our employees. In addition to medical, dental, vision and life insurance coverage, our benefits package includes:

• Competitive pay and a matching 401 (k) plan

• Vacation, Company Holidays, Personal Days and Sick Days

• Flexible spending accounts/Health savings account

• Wellness Incentive Programs


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering required

  • Six Sigma, Kaizen and Lean Manufacturing methodology training and/or certification required

  • Must be able to read and understand a technical drawing (CAD - 2D/3D)

  • Must be familiar with manufacturing processes and methods including flow, plant layout, assembly and production equipment

  • Must have previous manufacturing experience-minimum 10 years

  • Experience in vertical manufacturing environments where components are manufactured in-house and assembled in-house

  • Fabrication tool knowledge specifically- laser, brake, shear, punch, and/or machining center, etc.

  • Continuous cost leadership experience with time & efficiency studies, material substitutions, process improvements, etc.

PowerSecure is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other basis prohibited by law.

Operating Company: PowerSecure