Crane Aerospace & Electronics supplies critical systems and components to the aerospace and defense markets. You'll find Crane Aerospace & Electronics in some of the toughest environments: from engines to landing gear; from satellites to medical implants and from missiles to unmanned aerial systems (UAS).
Our product line includes custom, semi-custom and off-the-shelf power converters and custom miniature (hybrid) electronics circuits for applications across various markets including commercial, space and military aerospace and fiber optics. We have been designing and building DC/DC converters, EMI filters, and special products since 1969.
We have a unique opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor at our Fort Walton Beach site. In this role, you will perform complex and varied work to develop and recommend improvements in the Manufacturing system and in product manufacturability and cost effectiveness. You will work with our cross-functional teams on new product development. You will select, evaluate and qualify materials for new process introduction and you will provide technical guidance to the design engineers and technicians for manufacture ability and cost effectiveness.
Manage the team of ME's, providing training and coaching whenever possible
Study, analyze and design methods, procedures, processes, layouts, flow, fixtures, and tooling as needed to support production
Investigate, recommend, and implement manufacturing cost reduction and product improvement programs
Identify root cause and corrective actions for manufacturing problem
Participate in customer specification and statement of work reviews
Participate in the review and evaluation of new product designs or design changes
Review and analyze design change request initiated by manufacturing personnel to determine feasibility, validity, savings, effect on design, and verify justification for change
Evaluate, test and select facilities, equipment, and materials required for production in conjunction with production supervision, purchasing and other groups
Perform a variety of cost analyses, e.g., cost estimates for quotations or "make or buy" decisions
Develop manufacturing operating instructions
Develop and track manufacturing metrics to monitor the health of processes
Evaluate non-conformances as part of the Material Review Board
Develop procedures and train assemblers and operators in machine operations, processes or assembly applications
Coordinate with vendors and customers
Develop ROI or business case and present to management in the support of capital equipment, new product or process development and productivity improvements
Education/Certification: BS in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Material Science, or related field
Experience: 5+ years' experience as a Manufacturing Engineer with experience in electronics manufacturing including experience with processes and materials with hard and soft potting.
Experience with applicable solder certification standards
Practical application of the theories of modern production principles and methods as applied to a high technology design and manufacturing operation; Knowledge of material characteristics and processing, chemicals, basic concepts: electrical systems, mechanical systems, fluids, and heat transfer
Skills/Abilities: Effectively communicate with employees at all levels of the organization
Special Work Conditions:
Applicants selected could be subject to a Government security investigation and must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Eligibility requirements include U.S. Citizens only
Crane Aerospace & Electronics offers competitive salaries and outstanding opportunities for career growth and development. Visit our website at CraneAE.com for more information on our company, benefits and great opportunities.
This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Crane Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.