Manufacturing Engineer


Painesville, OH

Industry: Aerospace / Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 287 days ago

  by    Peter Ansara

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The Manufacturing Engineer (ME) analyzes engineering design specifications, drawings and/or prototypes and makes recommendations concerning required methods, processes, tools, jigs, fixtures, etc., which are required to fabricate, assemble and test a product.  ME is expected to identify value added projects and take initiative in executing them through completion, managing resources and capital, as required.MUST be US Citizen


?            Improve operational productivity through increasing efficiency, consistency, ease, and repeatability in the assembly and test processes; often involving custom tooling and processes

?            Work closely with production to resolve manufacturing challenges, as well as diagnose and disposition non-conformant parts and assemblies in order to support on-time shipments to customers

?            Support cross functional team initiatives including new product launches and various technical and non-technical problem solving endeavors

?            Estimate product costs (direct labor, materials, processing) for assemblies without history


?            General analytic ability, problem solving and troubleshooting (DoE, RCCA, Shainin methods)

?            Critical: strong communication and team skills

?            Lean methodologies

?            Tooling/fixture design using Solidworks CAD

?            Technical understanding of mechanics, fluid dynamics, physics, valves & seals

?            General dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T)

?            Ability to read and create hydraulic and electrical schematics

?            Strong Microsoft Office skills and computer literacy


?            Project management, including capital projects

?            Manual assembly/test environment


?            Needs to have management potential; experience and/or desire that may constitute 2 levels of ?promote-ability?

?            Ability to identify, initiate and execute own work; prioritize and communicate. Position provides high levels of both autonomy and accountability

?            Work schedule is Monday- Friday; minimum 8 hours working time each day spanning 8:30-4:00, Candidates are expected to flex and/or apply extra time, as needed, to meet performance requirements and department expectations.

?            Manufacturing environment can be characterized as one of high mix, low volume, with a low level of automation and high focus on quality.

PREFERRED EDUCATION:      Bachelors degree in Engineering

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:      5-15years manufacturing/process/industrialengineeringexperience