Manufacturing Engineer

Newnan, GA 30265

Posted: 10/15/2018 Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 165016 Pay Rate: $36.00-46.00

Job Description:

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


HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

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