Newnan, GA 30265
The basic purpose or function of the Manufacturing Engineer is to be responsible for overseeing processes, equipment, and safety used in the shop during production of finished products.
Support manufacturing and component repair operations such as machining, grinding, EDM, welding, blending, heat treat, brazing, thermal spray, peening, surface finishing, NDT, etc.
Trouble shoots problems on the production line and issues corrective actions and reports
Identify pertinent KPI metrics and implement the means to measure, track, and drive improved performance
Lead, teach and coach employees in all aspects of lean manufacturing implementation and maintenance
Develop capacity models to tie on time delivery and TAKT time to production performance
Optimizes new systems and upgrades to existing processes and facilities Update shop routers, procedures and process documentation
Interface with government and customer auditors
Assist with development of new product and process capabilities
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
Minimum of 3 years prior experience
Demonstrated success in utilizing lean tools such as PDCA, value stream mapping, Kaizen, 5S, etc.
Excellent problem solving skills and mechanical aptitude
Machining skills, tool/fixture design, CAD modeling or machine programming experience a big plus
Familiarity with aerospace products and standards and/or FAA regulations
Attention to detail and adherence to approved manufacturing data
Good verbal and written communication skills
Advanced organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
Previous work with airfoil fabrication
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