We are pioneers. We were the first to break the sound barrier and design the first functional jetpack. We were aboard NASA's first lunar mission and brought advanced tiltrotor systems to market. Today, we are defining the future of on-demand mobility. At Bell, we are proud to be an iconic company with superb talent, rapidly creating novel and coveted vertical lift experiences.
This position is responsible to develop and operate the experimental fabrication capabilities and producibility of Metallic Parts and Assemblies to support the rapid prototyping organization. This position is based at Bell's Ft. Worth, TX headquarters facility.
Drive the build methodology and execution of Rapid Prototyping Metallic Components, parts and assemblies.
Collaborate with Technical Experts/Fellows, and Manufacturing Centers of excellence teams to ensure the alignment of Metallic Component Rapid Prototype Part build strategy.
Ensure new methods, procedures and processes are implemented into the Rapid Prototyping Process.
Collaborate & Support Suppliers and Partners to ensure methods, procedures and build meets the requirements of the Program Execution Plan
Responsible for producibility inputs and establishing leadership best method of manufacture for each part.
Establish and foster relationships with program and innovation teams (customers) to build trust and meet performance expectations.
Responsible for improvement of Metallic component build cycle time from project to project.
Responsible for reduction of Defects, rework or Design Changes
Working to optimize Cost strategy for build processes
Responsible for execution of Build to Plan for internal and External Supply Chain Source
At least 7 years in aerospace or other technical fields with a background in Engineering and Manufacturing.
Experience & in-depth knowledge of Airframe/structural Design, Processes, Tooling & Manufacture
Experience in manufacture of Metallic Components and Assemblies
Experience using Catia V5/V6 & Enovia
In-field or MRB Experience, and SAP familiarity preferred
Don't miss the chance to join a diverse, inclusive environment where you feel a sense of belonging. As a member of our global workforce, you will collaborate with dedicated, enthusiastic teams where unique experiences, backgrounds and ideas combined with a strong passion for our products take us above and beyond flight.