Program Manufacturing Engineer 4

Northrop Grumman   •  

Carpinteria, CA

11 - 15 years

Posted 291 days ago

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  •  Evaluate and work with management and product manager to eliminate manufacturing constraints including labor, equipment, tooling and facilities.
  • Support activities required to track earned value and provide information to cost account manager, program office and finance as required to support program objectives.
  • Prepare for manufacturing and test readiness reviews.
  • Attend design reviews, MRB meetings, FRB meetings and IPT meetings. Document minutes/actions and communicate accordingly.
  • Plan manufacturing order releases. Work proactively with manufacturing engineers, tech writers, production planning and procurement to ensure MO’s are ready for release according to schedule.
  • Track production progress and provide updates to production and program schedulers.
  • Initiate and track Engineering Changer Orders and communicate design for manufacturability improvements to engineering.
  • Work with engineering, quality and production to resolve Non Conformances.
  • Work with IPT team and quality to identify and implement corrective actions plans.
  • Contribute to proposal activities and cost estimations necessary for program budgeting.
  • Create manufacturing productivity metrics associated with program performance.
  • Work with Program Manufacturing Engineering peers to standardize and improve processes and procedures that impact manufacturing engineering and planning processes.
  • Create manufacturing order instructions, process documents and training materials required to support production activities.

Qualifications Basic Qualifications:

Requires a bachelor's degree and at least 10 years of experience in manufacturing engineering or a related area. Must have prior project management experience. Must be familiar with standard manufacturing concepts, best practices, and procedures preferably within the aerospace industry.