CNC Manufacturing Engineer
This is a wonderful opportunity for the candidate that loves all that the North Country of New Hampshire has to offer! Our Client is a solid, growing company offering top-of-the-line wages and benefits.
Conducts detailed studies and analysis to optimize CNC manufacturing processes, estimates costs for new CNC products and dispositions non-conforming materials by performing the following duties.
Roles & Responsibilities:
Provide support to the CNC manufacturing floor for all existing CNC products and processes. Floor support includes but is not limited to dispositions of rejects, preparation of method deviations, and analysis of process problems related to material, methods, or machines.
Analyze, recommend and implement CNC process improvements that improve quality and reduce manufacturing costs.
Work with Application Engineering and Product Design to develop processes, equipment specifications, cost analyses, operation sheets, item openers, make vs. buy decisions, and tooling for new products. Participates in pilot runs and debugging of new processes and machines.
Guiding and support management team and hourly employees.
Additional duties include tool design, CNC programming, preparation of stage drawings and set-up sheets, gage specifications, PLC programming, capacity and utilization studies, layouts, Capital Equipment justifications, Engineering Change initiation and approvals and vendor liaisons.
Apply engineering and statistical problem-solving methods to process manufacturing problems in order to drive root-cause corrections and ongoing improvement.
Designing, drafting, developing, and implementing tooling, fixtures, equipment, and/or accessories utilizing solid modeling packages to achieve process improvements.
Developing and optimizing CNC programs using G-Code programming and solid model CAM packages.
Developing/creating work instructions for jobs prior to actual manufacturing.
Investigate, evaluate, and specify new manufacturing equipment in order to make process improvements, reduce cost, improve safety, and improve quality.
Working with Quality, Design, and Marketing personnel to determine the disposition of non-conforming products and materials.
Core Competency Requirements:
· Customer Focus
· Strategic Thinking
· Business Knowledge
· Functional Excellence
· Integrity & Ethics
· Results Drive/Initiative
· Professional Maturity
· Establishes Priorities
· Builds Talent
· Team Leadership
· Empowers Others
Bachelor’s Degree (B.A. or B.S.) in Engineering; and one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Communication Skills: Strong written and verbal communications skills.
Computer Skills: Must have strong Microsoft Office, e-mail and other PC application skills.
Problem Solving: Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem solving situations; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
Project Management: Develops project plans; Coordinates projects; Communicates changes and progress; Completes projects on time and budget; Manages project team activities