Manufacturing Engineer - J0622-0979

Job Number: J0622-0979
Job Type:: Permanent Full Time
Division: Ball Screw and Actuators

Company Bio:

Entrepreneurial Leader
Heroux-Devtek, the world’s 3rd largest producer of landing gear, serves the civil and military aerospace markets from production facilities in North America and Europe. The Company’s longevity, flexibility, and track record for the development and implementation of innovative production systems have distinguished it as a leader in the domain. With its most recent acquisitions, Heroux-Devtek is bolstering its status as one of the foremost landing gear, actuation and hydraulic system designers and manufacturers in the global aerospace industry.

Division info:

Responsibilities associated with this position are typically performed in an office setting or designated administrative area and requires occasional visits to additional company facilities. Movement through industrial or manufacturing areas is required along with the use of appropriate personal protective wear and consistent observance of established safety policies at all times. Travel to suppliers and/or customers may be required.

Summary of position:

The Manufacturing Engineer designs, develops, tests, and evaluates integrated systems for managing industrial production processes including personnel factors, quality control, inventory control, logistics and materials flow, cost analysis, and production coordination. This job description indicates the general nature and level of the work that is expected. It is not designed to contain a comprehensive or all-inclusive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities. Other duties may be required.

Main responsibilities:

Primary Responsibilities
• Analyzes product specification according to manufacturing guidelines to determine standards and establish quality and reliability objectives of finished products
• Develops manufacturing methods, labor utilization standards, and cost analysis systems to ensure staff and facility resources are utilized efficiently
• Recommends methods to improve the utilization of personnel, material, and other resources to maximize performance and efficiency
• Verifies revisions of products and production methods and issues change orders to ensure currency of engineering drawings and documentation of production problems
• Applies and analyzes mathematical calculations to determine manufacturing processes, staff requirements, and production standards
• Meets daily with Beaver staff to discuss current repair and production activities
• Collaborates with staff engineers to resolve production problems in a manner that maximizes product reliability and minimizes cost
• Confers with vendors, staff, and management personnel regarding purchases, procedures, product specifications, manufacturing capabilities, and project status
• Designs layout of equipment, materials, and workspace using drafting tools and computer software to conceptualize and implement efficient production methods
• Reviews production schedules, engineering specifications, orders, and related information to obtain knowledge of manufacturing methods, procedures, and activities
• Estimates production costs and the effects of product design changes and reviews findings with management to help control, prevent, and eliminate waste
• Implements procedures for the disposition of discrepant material and damaged or defective parts by identifying and eliminating problems and assessing cost and responsibility
• Contacts customers to discuss product concerns and makes technical suggestions or modifications to products or production methods
• Issues debit memos to suppliers to facilitate the return of defective materials, equipment or services
• Submits purchase requisitions to the purchasing department when outside services, materials, or equipment are needed


Minimum Requirements

• Bachelors Degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering or equivalent experience
• Two years of industrial engineering experience
• Proficiency using computer based data entry systems such as MS Office, Pro-E, Oracle, and AutoCad

Other Requirements

Legal authorization to work in the United States without sponsorship

You enjoy challenges, teamwork an a quality working environment that evolves continuously? Developing your competencies is a priority for you? Join Héroux-Devtek and "lets grow together".

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Héroux-Devtek is an equal opportunity employer.

If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by calling us at 1-877-427-7717. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to provide assistance in order to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process. Heroux Devtek is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), including Disability/Vets.

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