Manufacturing Engineer – Level II/III in Auburn, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/10/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Auburn, WA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Position: Manufacturing Engineer (Temp)

Location: Auburn, WA

Pay: DOE

General Position Summary:
Manufacturing Engineer responsible for development and implementation of new technology in the manufacture of composite parts and assemblies

Essential Functions:
- Responsible to develop tools, processes, machines and equipment to integrate the facilities and systems for producing quality product with the optimum expenditure of capital.
- Experience with composite process and specifications of thermoset and/or thermoplastic parts and structures.
- Capable of establishing sequences of operations to fabricate and assemble composite products that promote efficient utilization of equipment and labor.
- Capable of implementing new manufacturing processes.
- Capable of supporting various products, equipment and disciplines to increase productivity, quality, efficiency, volume and/or environmental requirements.
- Capable of implementing of continuous improvements by the use of Lean, Six Sigma, Kaizen methods.
- Capable of creating or providing feedback of production schedules and milestones.
- Experience in establishing qualification plans, in order to qualify processes and equipment to the customer specifications.
- Familiar with composite autoclave or oven curing cycles, thermal profiles, recipes, thermal effects, thermal expansion, wrinkles and tooling spring back effects.
- Capable of designing or defining the requirements for the development of equipment, robotics, - Lay-up molds, Vacuum Holding Fixtures, Shop Aids, Positioning fixtures, Go-No-Go inspection tools required for the manufacturing of new products.
- Coordinates with vendors, staff and management personnel regarding purchases, procedures, product specifications, manufacturing capabilities, and incident/project status.
- Applies engineering principles when analyzing data and investigating issues..
- Understanding of industrial engineering practices, such as, time studies, statistical analysis, ergonomic impacts, value engineering principals.

Specific Job Skills:

•  Statistical Analysis

•  Problem Solving/Analysis.

•  Read and comprehend drawings and specifications.

•  Skilled in MSWord, Excel, PowerPoint, Project

•  Epicor experience or equivalent ERP system

•  Proficient in Catia V5

•  Familiar with Delmia Siemons or Inventor CFD or equivalent (Thermal Profile)

•  Familiar with COMPRO Simulation Software (Spring Back Issues)

•  Familiar with Fiber Sim Draping Software (Draping and Wrinkles)

•  Understanding of AS9100D and NADCAP standards

Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering or related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of 5-7 years

Please Note: This position is urgent and will be filled quickly.  Must be legally authorized to work in the USA.  Direct inquiries only (no 3rd party submittals) at this time, please. Thank You

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.