Manufacturing Engineer
Full Time, Exempt
Reports to:
Engineering Manager
Pay Grade/Range:
Job Summary:
The Manufacturing Engineer creates and documents procedures used to manufacture assemble process and test customer product per customer requirements.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Analyzes and researches customer requirements and specifications from purchase order.
  • Confers with Programming and Manufacturing concerning product design and tooling to ensure efficient production methods.
  • Creates manufacturing orders (MOs), noting all sequential processes required to produce a product from raw material into a finished item, as well as
  • the machine type or work center performing each sequential operation;
  • special tooling, skills, or outside processing required;
  • verification operations at the appropriate sequence;
  • key characteristic requirements.
  • Revises planning as needed to address drawing revisions or requests from the customer, Manufacturing, or Quality Assurance.
  • Generates re-work MOs to correct defective parts.
  • Provides problem-solving support to manufacturing personnel.
  • Provides technical support to personnel in reading and interpreting engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Acts as liaison between Manufacturing and customers in answering questions.
  • Follows all safety guidelines established by the Company, including proper use of safety equipment and relevant safety procedures.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Required Attributes:
  • Able to reorder priorities in accordance with changing work conditions and customer requirements.
  • Able to multi-task and work well without supervision.
  • Use good judgment and common sense to make numerous daily decisions.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Coordinates and collaborates with all other departments of the Company.
  • Must be self-motivated and possess strong organizational skills.
  • Anticipates internal and external customer needs, gives high priority to customer satisfaction and service.
Education, Skills and Experience:
  • Preferred - Degree in Bachelor's of Science, Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering.
  • Strong background in MS Access, CAD software (CATIA, Unigraphics).Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project, Outlook,
  • Strong background in machining techniques
  • Experience reading blueprints and geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) data.
  • Preferred experience in Syteline or equivalent ERP system.
  • Working knowledge of Lean principles such as single piece flow, kanban systems, and 5S.
Physical Demands:
  • Use of computer keyboard and mouse throughout the work day.
  • Lifting up to 35 pounds.
Work Environment:
  • Some travel to customer locations is required.
  • The Manufacturing Engineer is required to enter the machine shop environment at times throughout the workday; this environment may include exposure to noise, dust, fumes, vapor from coolant, etc.
  • Possible skin and inhaled contact with various sealants, paints, adhesives, and other chemicals may occur.
  • Industry standard safety equipment is provided by the Company, and specific notice is posted in areas where safety equipment is required.
  • Safety training is required and provided by the Company in accordance with applicable law, industry standards, and Company policy.