Manufacturing Engineer

Reference Number: 112717 MAIP BM
Location: MA

 

 

Job Title:   Manufacturing Engineer

Location:  MA

 

 

Description:

 

The Systems group produces complex automated machines for customers in a variety of industries. Systems are often engineered to order for a unique customer application. The Manufacturing Engineer is the shop floor engineering resource and technical interface to the design engineering group for the product.

 

 

Duties:

 

• Develops, approves, reviews work instructions and documentation to support standardized work in the production area.

• Organizes workflow to minimize waste and contain total costs of assembly.

• Assists in the training of production and quality assurance associates.

• Acts a liaison between production and engineering to feedback design problems and resolve them for future builds using the ECO system.

• Develops tooling to improve production process yield and reduce process variation.

• Reviews new product models and documentation for completeness and effective implementation of subassemblies to streamline manufacturing efforts.

• Assists purchasing in the evaluation of alternate sources for components and makes recommendations to design engineering.

• Participates in new vendor qualifications to improve supplier performance.

• Develops and executes experiments to test new components and processes before use in products.

• Initiates process control improvements to support cost reduction and on time delivery directives.

 

 

Qualifications:

 

• BS degree in a technical discipline or equivalent work experience

• Ability to work independently

• Effective communication skills

• Understanding of manufacturing methods used in complex machine assembly

• Experience in manufacturing to ISO9000 standards

• Training in Lean manufacturing techniques

• Computer literacy – competence with MS Office modules and SolidWorks

 

 

Brian Murray

bmurray@photonicsgrp.com

919-572-2292

The Photonics Group