Manufacturing Engineer

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  • Location:

    Bethel, United States

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing Engineers

  • Contact:

    Dan Dubay

  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

  • Consultant:


We are currently seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to work for one of our clients in Bethel, CT on a direct hire basis.

Job Scope:

The qualified individual will oversee all engineering aspects of the manufacturing processes from support/improvements of existing processes to the implementation of new processes to manufacturing.

Position Summary and Special Duties:

  • Support existing equipment and processes on the manufacturing floor.
  • Work with manufacturing to design tools, equipment, and processes to produce wire/tube base components.
  • Investigate new manufacturing practices and equipment to support or further improve existing and new products.
  • Troubleshoot manufacturing issue and develop a plan to contain, correct, and put preventive/corrective actions in place to reduce the possibility of re-occurrence.
  • Participate in a continuous improvement program which includes the assessment, implementation, and evaluation of current products being manufactured.
  • Take lead on improvement projects from design to implementation to manufacturing.
  • Generate system documentation including creation of prints, procedures, work instructions, specifications, PM maintenance, and other documentation as necessary.
  • Support internal development projects and goals.
  • Constructively communicate with operators and other departments.
  • Effectively present findings or oral arguments to management when necessary.
  • Work closely with the component engineering group to release components from the development stages to mass manufacturing.
  • Work with Operations, Quality, Customer Service, Logistics, and HR as required
  • Adhere to company procedures / quality standards and ensure compliance to customer specifications and applicable external regulations (ex: FDA). 
  • Support QC with the development of root cause analysis and corrective action for customer NCR/RMA.
  • Apply statistical methods such as design of experiments, SPC, etc
  • BS or MS in Manufacturing/Mechanical Engineering with 5 years related experience, capable of working in a dynamic environment, well organized and self-motivated. 
  • Must be proficient with MS Office and CAD solid modeling (preferably SolidWorks). 
  • Must be a self-starter and able to work effectively with minimal supervision. 
  • General Metallurgy knowledge and/or knowledge of NiTi properties and how processing changes these properties.
  • Experience with Process Controls: Control Plan, pFMEA, DOE, MSA, Problem solving, etc. 
  • Experience working in ISO-9001/13485 or similar environment.

Additional Details:

  • Direct hire with benefits
  • Salary range: up to $90K



Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply immediately!

Please include a clean copy of your resume and salary expectations.


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East Coast offering staffing services for full-time and contract assignments.