Manufacturing Engineer

Rock Hill, South Carolina | April 27, 2018

Purpose of the job:

The Manufacturing Engineer position will assist in enhancing current production methods and will primarily be responsible for business continuity as it relates to products currently released to production. This position will also integrate with NPI to ensure a seamless transition into repeatable manufacturing.

Key accountabilities:

Develops manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors

Evaluates manufacturing processes by designing and conducting research programs; applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials; conferring with equipment vendors; soliciting observations from operators

Improves manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning workflow, space requirements, and equipment layout

Assures product and process quality by designing testing methods; testing finished product and process capabilities; establishing standards; confirming manufacturing processes

Provides manufacturing decision-making information by calculating production, labor, and material costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements

Prepares product and process reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends

Provides manufacturing engineering information by answering questions and requests

Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer’s instructions and established procedures; requesting special service

Maintains product and process database by writing computer programs; entering data, completes design and development projects by training and guiding technicians

Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies

Minimum qualification required:

BS degree (Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering)

Knowledge/experience required beyond minimum qualification:

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. Working in complex situations that require innovative problem solving skills, ability to keep team informed throughout problem solving process, ability to understand and translate hardware specifications in order to meeting internal/external customer needs, ability to write and translate manufacturing methods and procedures, extensive knowledge of manufacturing quality within an ISO 13485 environment, NPI understanding and ability to integrate successfully into a production environment, CAD and/or SolidWorks knowledge.