Manufacturing Engineer



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Colorado Springs

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Branch Information

Colorado Springs, CO - (USA) 1155 Kelly Johnson Boulevard Suite 111 CO Colorado Springs , CO - 80920 Phone : 719-633-7300



Job Description

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to join our team as a Manufacturing Engineer. We recruit the best talent and use the best processes to solve some of the industry's greatest challenges - safely, ethically and responsibly. Our Client is recognized as a leading designer, developer, and manufacturer of a broad spectrum of aerospace specialty seating products.


The Manufacturing Engineer will develop and implement optimal, cost-effective manufacturing processes and methods associated with specialty aircraft seats such as pilot, flight attendant, and observer for commercial platforms. The qualified individual will also recommend and implement improvements for production processes, methods and controls plus provide technical input to the Product and Design groups and technical support to all OEM assembly lines.


* Initiates and encourages continuous cost and quality improvements for parts and assembly processes.

* Performs conventional engineering assignments that may include selecting and recommending fixtures, creating assembly procedures and writing change orders to support assembly.

* Works closely with department supervisors/managers on a wide variety of activities to include capacity issues, process improvements, tooling, etc.

* Maintains complete technical oversight of day-to-day operations.

* Leads/participates in the Corrective Actions Process and provides root cause analysis/corrective actions.

* Maintains and updates Bill of Operations and/or Materials as required by Engineering changes and continuous improvement activities.

* Interfaces with Design Engineering on issues related to manufacturability and participates on Integrated Product Development teams as required.

* Establishes/monitors standard work procedures within the manufacturing assembly line.

* Establishes creative manufacturing solutions.

* Leads activities to include training of department personnel and fosters a lean culture through continuous coaching of team members.

* Ensures quality product utilizing quality procedures.

* Audits work area for safety compliance.

* Adheres to all rules and codes of conduct.

* Performs other duties as required.


* BA/BS degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering w/4-7+ years' experience

* MA/MS degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering w/2-5+ years' experience

* Minimum 4 years' experience in manufacturing - preferably in assembly.

* Experience with assembly line set-up and optimization.

* Preferred: Manufacturing Engineer experience with mechanical assembly in an aerospace environment

* Excellent ability to read blue prints and convey their meaning to the assembly floor.

* Strong oral/written communication skills and problem solving skills

* Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work in a high-pace environment.

Resume required for consideration.