PDS Tech Inc Manufacturing Engineer - Entry Level in Hazelwood, Missouri

Job Purpose

Direct support of manufacturing processes including technical disciplines for tooling, part fabrication, assembly, inspection and delivery. Apply "state of the art" processing technology as it applies to both materials and techniques.

Principal Accountabilities

  1. Maintain positive team relationships with internal and external customers, as well as co-workers.

  2. Responsible for ensuring parts, assemblies, and tools meet industry standards and customer requirements.

  3. Develop technical solutions to complex problems.

  4. Responsible for technical support of manufacturing development and integration for production. Resolve issues pertaining to vendor schedule and/or quality.

  5. Utilize root cause analysis and corrective action to reduce/eliminate non-conformances.

  6. Continuously improve production processes by implementing Lean initiatives including the application of APQP tool sets for process driven product control (training will be provided) .

  7. Accountable for product development, new product quotes, tool fabrication quotes, first article development, configuration changes that involve cost estimation, schedule coordination, build process definition, and implementation.

  8. Responsible for disposition and follow up on nonconforming materials, detail parts or assemblies in support of Material Review Board activity.

  9. Responsible for the implementation of tooling and or production planning, from original concept through to production. Responsible to validate the tooling functionality and or part conformity, and production part quality in timely manner to support the customer delivery schedule.

  10. Work in a team environment to document last article process and ensure successful transition of work between plants/sites.

Please send resumes to gsanchez@pdstech.com or call 314-264-3135 to discuss.


  • Must have B.S. degree in engineering, Mechanical and Aerospace are preferred.

  • Open to US Citizens only

Physical Demands

  • Frequently required to spend long hours sitting at a work stations and using office equipment.

  • Frequently required to spend long hours walking and standing on the production floor.

  • May be required to walk or stand for brief periods.

  • May be required to use stairs when elevator is not available.

  • Must occasionally lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move up to 25 pounds of office supplies and materials.

  • May be required to reach with arms and hands and to stoop, kneel or crouch.

  • Some travel may be required.


  • Relentless and results driven performer with a continuous improvement mind-set.

  • Demonstrates personal leadership skills; high performance behaviors, self-initiative, excellent work ethic, exercises good judgment, influencing, and collaboration.

  • Superior interpersonal skills, delivers information clearly and factually.

  • Superior prioritization and planning skills. A detail oriented individual who proactively engages with leaderships to mitigate risks.

Please send resumes to gsanchez@pdstech.com or call 314-264-3135 to discuss.

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.