Manufacturing Engineer

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  • Location:

    Dracut, United States

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing Engineers

  • Contact:

    Bob Giusti

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Consultant:


Manufacturing Engineer


Essential Job Duties:

  • Perform technical examination of a highly complex nature in the control of product, design concepts, and specification requirements and provides technical data, advice or reports on specific problems to the manufacturing group
  • Investigate and analyze unique or highly technical manufacturing problems or a variety of complex mechanical/electrical production problems and recommends and provides all necessary technical assistance for their solution
  • Conduct assessments of existing or proposed manufacturing processes to provide focused improvement opportunities to increase production efficiencies, eliminate waste, reduce inventory, reduce lead times and increase quality
  • Design and implement efficient processes using lean manufacturing principles, to enable single piece flow in a pull system philosophy for existing products or new product launches as appropriate
  • Develop fixtures and VSM’s to reduce cycle-times for routine tasks
  • Justify and purchase equipment/tooling to improve or implement manufacturing processes
  • Generate BOM’s from customer specifications and drawings
  • Generate written work instructions, process control procedures and operating procedures
  • Establish appropriate methods, tools, equipment, etc. required to produce products
  • Provide input to Bills of Material and routing as necessary to maintain inventory control, efficiency goals and financial controls
  • Establish initial calibration schedules for implemented measuring and test equipment
  • Establish/maintains facility layout that is consistent with kanban, efficient material flow and pull system techniques

Educational and Experience Requirements:

  • BS Degree in a related Engineering discipline
  • 6+ years of manufacturing engineering experience, preferably in the Semiconductor and Capital Equipment industry
  • Six Sigma, ISO 9001, 5’s Program, and Lean Manufacturing processes knowledge/training required