Astro Aerospace, a Strategic Business Unit of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, is currently in search of a Manufacturing Engineer to support our Manufacturing group in our Oxnard, CA facilities. Astro is the industry leader in space deployable systems, and since 1958, has enabled complex missions to Earth orbit, Mars and beyond with innovative deployable space structures and mechanisms. Our products have been successfully deployed on hundreds of space missions with 100% success.
The Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible for the following:
Assist in maintaining the production schedule.
Document manufacturing procedures that define sequence of operations and manufacturing requirements for product builds.
Create purchase requisitions for required purchase components.
Provide guidance to Engineering team regarding design concepts to ensure best manufacturing technique is being used. Participate in tool design reviews to ensure tools are feasible.
Reduce build times and program costs during assembly.
Provide technical solutions to a wide range of complex and difficult problems as needed.
Bachelor's Degree in Manufacturing Engineering or related Engineering field with at least two (2) years of manufacturing experience.
Experience reviewing and interpreting Blueprints and 3D models.
Advanced proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Systems.
Ability to interface/communicate with multiple levels of personnel, leadership, clients and vendors.
Ability to provide results to are innovative, thorough, practical and consistent with organizational objectives.
Ability to provide a hands-on approach to technical issues and act as the technical representative for the Manufacturing organization.
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