Manufacturing Engineer

Kaman Specialty Bearings & Engineered Products
Oct 09, 2016
Nov 06, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

POSITION: MANUFACTURING ENGINEER Dept.: 750 Shift: Days Reports to: Value Stream Manager RESPONSIBILITIES: Creates manufacturing production drawings following drafting standards and using Computer Aided Design programs to meet production expectations of process improvements, productivity, quality and customer requirements. Converts customer drawings into manufacturing drawings. Recommends and designs process improvements, utilizing lean manufacturing methods to enhance manufacturing efficiencies and reduce costs. Researches new machine and tooling equipment and methods. Develops manufacturing methods and work instructions on new products or new equipment to meet productivity and quality requirements. Conducts tolerance studies. Determines tools, jugs and fixtures to support manufacturing operations. Directs work of Technicians and Production Engineers. Ensures that productivity and quality standards and measures are met. Communicates information to appropriate departments and individuals. Provides monthly reports. Acts as a troubleshooter for assembly / machining process / manufacturing problems. Resolves problems. Works with Engineering, Purchasing, Sales Representatives, vendors and customers to resolve issues. Creates Work Guidelines. Maintains clean and safe work environment. Follows safety and environmental procedures and regulations. Reports safety and environmental incidents to supervisor. Provides a high level of service to all internal and external customers. Contributes to positive teamwork environment. MINIMUM EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:BS Degree in Industrial Technology or Mechanical Engineering.3-5 years manufacturing engineering / machine shop experience. Proficiency with Computer Aided Manufacturing programs is essential. SKILLS / KNOWLEDGE:Analytical ThinkingMathematics Communications Customer FocusDecision MakingDependabilityInitiativeLeadershipOrganizationPC SkillsProblem SolvingResults OrientedTrainingWritingDocumentationBlueprint ReadingMechanical AbilityAttention to Detail

Company Description:

Kaman Specialty Bearings & Engineered Products is a division of Kaman Corporation. Located in Bloomfield, CT, we are a strong, customer-focused engineering organization with over 40 years of experience in producing highly engineered, superior quality aerospace airframe bearings that are used in outer space, under the sea, and everywhere in between.

Kaman Specialty Bearings & Engineered Products offers a competitive compensation and benefits program including Medical/Pharmacy, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Account and Health Savings Account. Additionally, we offer a 401(K) with company match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Paid Time Off.

Kaman Specialty Bearings & Engineered Products is an EO Employer-M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected class.