Manufacturing Engineer in Sumner, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Sumner, WA
  • Duration:
    12 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Position: Manufacturing Engineer (Temp)

Location: Sumner, WA

Pay: DOE

Job Description:

Develops and implements manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards; recommends and implements improvements to production processes, methods and controls; coordinates manufacturing launch for new or revised products. Manufacturing engineers are responsible for the technical management, maintenance and development of new and existing production lines.

Responsibilities Include:                                   

  • Improves manufacturing processes and methods for cost-reduction, quality improvement and efficiency.
  • Performs research, design and development of manufacturing processes including production flow, assembly methods and production equipment.
  • Designs, develops and tests and/or sources and cost-justifies various tools, machinery and equipment for recommended manufacturing methods.
  • Performs product/process analysis for cost reduction, quality improvement, and improved efficiency.
  • Designing new equipment, processes, procedures and systems.
  • Investigating production problems; making improvements to current operations to enhance efficiency.
  • Develops manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors.
  • Improves manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, space requirements, and equipment layout.
    Provides manufacturing decision-making information by calculating production, labor, and material costs; reviewing production schedules and estimating future requirements.
  • Prepares product and process reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Provides technical support to production by answering questions and requests.
  • Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer’s instructions and established procedures and requesting special service.
  • Maintains process data base by writing standard work instructions.

Special Skill Set(s) Required:                                                  

  • Process Engineer with Trimming, Assembly, and Paint experience.
  • MRB experience, should be able to disposition rework instructions per allowed specifications.
  • Skilled in reviewing and modifying planning, as needed.
  • Ability to provide direction to manufacturing personnel, based on drawing, model, and planning requirements.

Education and/or Experience:                                                  

  • Manufacturing Planning experience
  • Shop floor support experience
  • Tooling experience
  • 10+ years in aerospace supporting composite part fabrication and assembly
  • Preferred: CATIA v5 experience

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.