PDS Tech Inc Manufacturing Engineer - Production Support in Greensboro, North Carolina

General Summary:

The Manufacturing Engineer position is responsible for the creation of planning, sequencing and designing.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supports work specific to detail parts manufacturing and assembly operations within a manufacturing environment.

  • Develops documentation and procedures to ensure compliance specific to customer, and regulatory production requirements and specifications.

  • Develops solutions for production problems relating to materials, manufacturing processes and/or the right tooling.

  • Interprets engineering drawings to determine requirements meet objectives. Acts as liaison between design engineering, tooling department, machine shop, metal bond shop, composites and plastics shop, tube shop, manufacturing graphics department, quality and the production floor.

  • Analyzes statistical data including process capability studies, tests capability studies, and through-put rates.

  • Provides technical support and assistance with the development and improvement of methods, quality product design, cost, and technical issues of a complex manner as required.

  • Plans and documents various installation processes, tooling, equipment and quality control methods to optimize the manufacturing operation.

  • Ensures completed tasks have been performed and inspected in accordance with HACI standards. Identifies and corrects all production and manufacturing issues.

  • Prepares assembly data sheet and updates planning data sheets. Assist with BOM identification and control. Prepares and monitors tool orders and first article inspection sheets.

  • Details and assembles methods planning and tool manufacturing planning.

Education, Experience, Certification and/or Licensure:

  • Bachelors' degree in Manufacturing Engineering or other related field strongly preferred.

  • 3 years’ minimum experience within the aerospace industry.

  • Six Sigma Training preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and/or specifications requirements.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Excellent problem solving skills.

  • Ability to work in a diverse environment.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.

  • Some experience utilizing tools such as SAP, CAD CAM, CATIA, Microsoft Office Suites (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project and Lotus Notes).

  • Ability to multitask.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Working knowledge of aircraft assembly, sequencing and manufacturing flow.

  • Working knowledge of or exposure to Lean Manufacturing tools.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.