Manufacturing Engineer


Melbourne, FL

Industry: Manufacturing


8 - 10 years

Posted 231 days ago

  by    Rodney Stigall

This job is no longer available.

The successful candidate will support the transfer of new electro-mechanical product designs from R&D to Manufacturing, and support day-to-day manufacturing operations.

  • Responsibilities:Work closely with cross functional departments to develop manufacturing processes that are robust, error-proofed, and simple to perform.
  • Leads pre-production build activity and oversees the transition into full production.
  • Support Manufacturing Operations and help ensure daily production targets and metrics are met.
  • Conduct time studies to aid in tracking product labor cost, line balancing, and productivity.
  • Work closely with R&D, Quality, and Manufacturing Operations on resolving supplier quality issues.
  • Provide feedback by documenting manufacturing assembly issues and identifying DfX opportunities.
  • Facilitates the design and fabrication of basic tooling and fixtures to aid in manufacturing.
  • Updates work instructions, test instructions, detailed reports, and other documentation as required.
  • Assist in troubleshooting electro-mechanical systems; help perform root cause analyses.
  • Processes Engineering Change Notices (CN's) with product testing, validation, and documentation updates.
  • Ensure labor standards are kept up to date.
  • Support the development of a safe, ergonomic, and environmentally sound workplace.


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering is required with a minimum of 7years of electro-mechanical manufacturing experience
  • Familiarity with ESD prevention, IPC-A-610 workmanship standards, and Quality Management System Standards; ISO9001 and 13485, and FDA standards knowledge and experience are desirable.
  • Lean Manufacturing and Six-Sigma certifications are preferred.
  • Proficiency using basic electronic test equipment including multimeters, power supplies, etc.
  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings and electrical schematics.
  • Demonstrated flexibility, self-direction, and self-discipline in planning and accomplishing objectives and in meeting deadlines with limited supervision.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Access, and PowerPoint); MS Visio and CAD experience is a plus.
  • Must have excellent problem-solving skills and possess good analytical, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. unassisted; must be able to sit or stand up to 8 hours per day uninterrupted.
  • Travel and working extended work days as required to support Manufacturing Operations
$80K - $110K