Manufacturing Engineer in Burbank, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/16/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Burbank, CA
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $75000.0 - $85000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

To research, plan and prepare new manufacturing programs including manufacturing and tooling plan for assigned projects.  Originate and develop new manufacturing and tooling concepts; provide liaison between Estimating, Planning, Tooling, and Fabrication Departments; prepare reports showing results and endeavors in the development of new manufacturing and production techniques.  Application of production methods and fabrication techniques.  Perform related work as required.

Plans and carries out policies and procedures for manufacturing operations to optimize production techniques employed in the manufacturing departments.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Include the following and all other duties as may be assigned. Individuals must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

•Responsible for and will be the focal point for all technical aspects of assigned project(s) in the following categories:

            -Compliance with customer/product procurement specification

            -Process validation

            -Product manufacturability

            -Concurrence on planning document releases

            -Tooling requirements

            -New product introduction

•Creates and maintains “How To Planning”.

•Ensure the manufacturability of detail parts, sub assemblies, top assemblies as applicable to the project(s).

•Assist in the initial manufacturing cycle of all new detail parts, sub-assemblies and assemblies.

•Become familiar with the delivery schedule and adhere to that schedule.  In case of conflict or if additional time is required to complete and validate the tooling and processes associated.  The Manufacturing Engineer shall work with the assigned Contracts Administrator and the Operations Manager for schedule relief/change.

•Follow-up on the progress of the project through the manufacturing process.  Apply time standards after process validation.

•Become familiar with the specific manufacturing process of the product and work to identify and implement cost reduction ideas.

•Perform, document and validate component, assembly, and/or system processes.

•Coordinate the design of tooling as it applies to the process.

•Develop sound manufacturing processes based upon Senior Aerospace SSP’s capabilities.

•Check production drawing(s) for technical content.

•Make recommendations and offer credible solutions to product, tooling and processes.

Qualifications:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Minimum Requirements:

•B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering (or another Engineering discipline) with a minimum of 3 years engineering experience in an aerospace environment.

•Possess knowledge of aircraft ECS ducting.

•Possess knowledge of sheet metal and aerospace materials

•Possess knowledge of forming, welding, machining and heat treating

•Possess basic knowledge of NDT and geometric tolerance

Further Desired Requirements:

•Solid Works Design

•NC programming

•Project Management

•AS400 and MAPICs Enterprise software

•Creation of work instructions

•Develop, document, and maintain knowledge database

•Familiar with designed tooling utilizing Solid Works.

•Familiar with forming, machining, cleaning, welding, and heat treating the following materials.

  1. Titanium, Inconel ,Aluminum, Stainless Steel
  2. 01 and D2 tooling steel

*Volt is an equal opportunity employer*