Manufacturing Engineer (ME)
Our world-class expertise in connecting space, airborne, ground and sea-based platforms with secure, real-time data drives our communications business in addressing the heightened global demand for advanced solutions. As a prime contractor, we are a key integrator in state-of-the-art maritime platforms. Our power conversion, power conditioning and power protection solutions can be found in a wide range of demanding military and commercial environments around the world. We embrace innovative and progressive ideas to advance our products for our customers across the globe.
We are searching for a Manufacturing Engineer (ME) at our Power Management - Ayer, MA location.
The Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for the technical design, maintenance, and development of new and existing electromechanical production lines for a diverse portfolio of product offerings. The Manufacturing Engineer will establish electromechanical manufacturing processes by applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials. Solving tactical production problems, designing and documenting assembly and validation equipment and procedures, and providing a key engineering service to production for business targets and tracking metrics is expected from this position. The Manufacturing Engineer functions as a champion for continuous process improvement, applying the key principles of Lean & Six Sigma and plays a key role in support of the Quality Management System. This position may include supervision of other manufacturing engineering personnel as the needs of the department require.
You will demonstrate success by:
Developing manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment. Confers and collaborates with fabricators, assemblers and technicians.
Creates, documents, and implements assembly and validation mechanical fixtures, tooling, and equipment for manufacturing requirements.
Creating product cable drawings and specifications working with design engineers.
Partnering with other engineers, such as software engineers, mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, to ensure all product and system requirements are taken into account from the initial product conception to the finished result.
Contributing to the process of design for manufacturing (DFM), design to cost (DTC).
Designing, developing, and documenting new product mechanical and electromechanical production tests to verify functionality and quality.
Improving manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, space requirements, and equipment layout to reduce costs and cycle time while maintaining high standards of quality (yield, out-of-box, etc.).
Creating and maintaining daily, weekly, and monthly metrics reports for production personnel, supervisors, managers, and site leaders as required.
Identifying, documenting, and performing preventative maintenance on manufacturing equipment as necessary.
Participating in design reviews to ensure good manufacturing and serviceability requirements are met.
Implementing and overseeing procedures to meet regulatory agency requirements to ensure safety, environmental, and design standards are met.
Creating and maintaining Production Standard Work documents for new and legacy parts and assemblies.
Providing training to Manufacturing personnel.
Developing Bills of Material, Purchasing Specs, Assembly Methods, Validation Protocols and Reports.
Supporting day-to-day Operations through sustaining engineering. Investigating and solving problems affecting production
Maintaining professional and techincal knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Our Values are an integral part of who we are. We seek candidates who share our values:
Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of 1 - 5 years of experience.
Experience in electromechanical production environments solving manufacturing assembly related issues.
Experience in Kaizens and lean manufacturing techniques.
Experience using CAD software for mechanical techniques is a plus.
Six Sigma Green Belt certification or equivalent experience is a plus.
Experience using MRP software is a plus.
Excellent computer skills with strong proficiency in Windows interface, Microsoft Office package (Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Access), Microsoft Project.
Must be available to travel, if required.
Must be able to obtain a security clearance, if required.
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L3 Technologies, Inc. is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3 provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. L3 maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.