Manufacturing Engineer

Department: Maintenance
Location: Carlstadt, NJ

I.     Accountability Objectives:    


The manufacturing engineer will support, shape and maintain the preventative maintenance program of the plant. Represents the key liaison to OEM’s and other technical service providers. Works with plant management and senior operations management to prioritize execution of technical work. Develops and improves manufacturing processes by studying product and manufacturing methods. Plays a key role in continuously improving the operation.




          II.     Specific Accountability:


  • Evaluate 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
  • Keep equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures; requesting special service
  • Develop manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors
  • Improve manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, space requirements, and equipment layout
  • Assure product and process quality by designing testing methods; testing finished product and process capabilities; establishing standards; confirming manufacturing processes
  • Provide manufacturing decision-making information by calculating production, labor, and material costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements
  • Prepare product and process reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Provide manufacturing engineering information by answering questions and requests
  • Maintain product and company reputation by complying with government regulations
  • Maintain product and process data base by writing computer programs; entering data
  • Complete design and development projects by training and guiding technicians
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed




         III.     Qualifications:


Engineering degree with up to 5 years experience 


Dealing with Complexity, Informing Others, Leadership, Supervision, Hardware Specifications, Manufacturing Methods and Procedures, Manufacturing Quality, Product Development, Presenting Technical Information, CAD, CAD/CAM Circuit Design.