Manufacturing Engineer in Andover, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/29/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Andover, MA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
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Job Description

Volt is seeking Manufacturing Engineers to support our customer in Andover, MA. These engineers will help to troubleshoot and resolve supplier issues before they come into our customer's factories; as well as helping to integrate Major End Items (MEIs) both CONUS and OCONUS.

Job Description:
The Manufacturing Engineer will provide production floor support in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. In this role, you will apply your skills in maintaining and improving upon current processes, while having the opportunity to develop new processes and technologies based on innovation. The day-to-day responsibilities would include resolution to real-time production issues, initiate and contribute to process improvement and affordability initiatives, execute cycle time reduction projects, and develop manufacturing process documentation in support of production fabrication.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

  • Creating and overseeing projects using risk management techniques

  • Translating engineering design requirements into formal manufacturing process documentation

  • Disposition discrepant hardware

  • Leading corrective action investigations to prevent recurrence

  • Participate in process improvement initiatives

  • Developing tooling concepts

  • Interfacing with customers and suppliers

  • Providing technical leadership to multi- disciplined teams

  • Conducting safety/ergonomic assessments

  • Generating and maintaining labor standards

  • This position will require interaction with senior personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations and / or suppliers with some travel required.

Required Skills:

  • Experience working in a manufacturing or design engineering environment 

  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite of tools (Word, Excel, Project, and PowerPoint)

  • Ability to obtain and maintain an active security clearance

Desired Skills:

  • Manufacturing Process and Procedure Development and Maintenance experience
  • Specialized Tooling Development (Fixtures, Specialized Packaging Development) experience
  • Knowledge and ability to apply six sigma principles and techniques
  • Strong organization skills with ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Self-motivated and results oriented
  • Detail oriented with strong coordination skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Proven written and oral communication skills, including presentation skills
  • Proficiency with CAD solid modeling tools
  • Experience with PTC Windchill Product Data Management (PDM) System
  • Solid understanding of configuration management practices
  • Demonstrated hands-on mechanical aptitude with the ability to work across disciplines
  • Ability to work with minimum direct supervision
  • Qualified Six Sigma Specialist or equivalent

Required Education:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Chemical Engineering or equivalent technical degree.

This is a contingent/temp-to-hire position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

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