Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Employer
PEP Connecticut Plastics
Location
Wallingford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 21, 2018
Closes
Feb 14, 2018
Industry
Aerospace
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Essential Job Functions

?? Engage with customers and/or commercial team in reviewing initial design product requirements.

?? Participate in quote, order reviews, utilize experience and knowledge in innovation, bringing new "best in class" techniques to practice.

?? Analyze manufacturing process flow, continually for enhancement of quality, cost reduction and throughput.

?? Determine manufacturing processes, machining, tool and fixture design, consistent with zero defect level and low product cost.

?? Use 3D modeling to generate CNC program for 3, 4, 5 axis CNC milling machine and multiple axis CNC lathes. Prove out programs and support manufacturing floor.

?? Design and create fixture drawings, and other documentation required for manufacture, assembly and testing of products.

?? Estimate labor requirements, production times and relative cost to provide data for operational decisions.

?? Provide production floor and assembly support in technical matters related to interpretation of engineering documentation, ECOs, rework, manufacturing difficulties and specifications, and implementation of training on new processes.

?? Support Quality on root cause analysis, corrective action, and report generation for product returns under customer complaints.

Qualifications:

?? Bachelor's degree and/or work experience in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering or related field.

?? Manufacturing engineering expertise at a senior level, with minimum 6-8 years related work experience as a Manufacturing Engineer.

?? Must be highly skilled and competent in CNC machines technology with extensive programing experience of CNC machines, using advanced three dimensional CAD/CAM software, i.e KUBOTEK/SOLIDWORKS/MASTERCAM.

?? Must be proficient in GD&T.

?? Knowledge or experience with precision machining of thermoplastics material like Acrylic, PVC, PC, COC, PSU, Ultem, Peek and other engineering plastics is a plus..

?? Excellent written/verbal/teaching/listening skills with various audience and attention-to-detail.

Company Description A small but fast paced job shop producing CNC machined specialty plastic components for Medical Industrial and Aerospace uses.
Clean air conditioned facility with small and informal atmosphere. Quality and can do attitude are critical.