Engineering & Technical

Manufacturing Engineer

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  • Location:

    Fitchburg, United States

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing Engineers

  • Contact:

    Lissa Jerez

  • Published:

    over 4 years ago

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsibilities for this position include design, fabrication, modification and evaluation of manufacturing operations for diverse and complex product lines.
  • Development of manufacturing operations including factory layout and work flow.
  • Design tools and fixtures of varying types for the manufacture of company products both in-house and at supplier locations.
  • Evaluate, recommend and transition products from design to manufacturing to minimize production costs.
  • Work with suppliers to optimize their manufacturing processes as it relates to what they produce for the company.
  • Maintain and improve manufacturing process documentation necessary to effectively communicate design intent to manufacturing personnel.
  • Implement process change to make manufacturing methods as ‘mistake-proof’ as possible.
  • Work closely with the Purchasing Department to evaluate vendors and assess the company’s costs related to purchased parts and assemblies.
  • Provide design to cost leadership utilizing value engineering concepts and ensuring producibility including supplier engagement as appropriate.
  • Organize project and task workloads and may assign work to designers and/or technicians and provide guidance to engineers and program management.


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering with 5+ years applicable experience (or equivalent combination of education/training and experience)
  • US Citizenship required
  • Ability to obtain Security Clearance