PDS TECH is currently looking for a Manufacturing Engineer for our client in Orange County, CA
The Manufacturing Engineer supports the engineering and production departments with respect to the manufacturing of aircraft interior products by solving manufacturing issues and reducing the time to manufacture products with the implementation of time saving measures. The Manufacturing Engineer will ensure the quality, integrity and certification properties of products manufactured is maintained or improved.
Summary of Duties
§ Act as shop liaison between design engineers and production to ensure products are built to specifications and engineering documents
§ Provide feedback to design engineering to improve product design for ease of manufacturing, optimization of cost, weight reduction and time to manufacture product
§ Prepare engineering change notices (ECNs) as required to support manufacturing and quality of parts produced
§ Identify and, if necessary, design and deploy tooling to aid in production processes
§ Ensure standardization and compliance to engineering, customer and company specification for processes employed in the production of interior products
§ Solve manufacturing issues and communicate solutions to design engineering
§ Establish manufacturing line set up for new products for optimal production with respect to time and cost
§ Provide assistance to production personnel for all facets related to manufacturing of product.
Education: BS in Industrial, Aeronautical, Mechanical Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering preferred.
Experience: 3-5 years.
Computer Skills: Proficient with Windows Operating System®, Office XP®., AutoCAD.
Other Skills: Experience with airworthiness regulations, and LEAN tools such as valve stream mapping (VSM) “5S”.