Manufacturing Specialist

Job opening ID

1613

Posting title

Manufacturing Specialist

Roles and responsibilities

Must be US Citizen
30 month contract position
W2 with full benefits
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Job Description:
Overview Researches, develops, plans, and designs mechanical and electromechanical products and systems that may involve nanotechnology. Typical Functions Oversees and coordinates activities involved in fabrication, operation, application, installation, and repair of mechanical or electromechanical products and systems. Activities may involve but are not limited to electric generators, internal combustion engines, and steam and gas turbines, power-using machines such as refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment, machine tools, material handling systems, elevators and escalators, industrial production equipment, and robots used in manufacturing, etc. Excludes supervisory and paraprofessional level positions. Researches and analyzes data, such as customer design proposal, specifications, and manuals to determine feasibility of design or application. Designs products or systems, such as instruments, controls, robots, engines, machines, and mechanical, thermal, hydraulic, or heat transfer systems, applying knowledge of engineering principles. Plans and oversees engineering personnel in fabrication of test control apparatus and equipment, and development of methods and procedures for testing products or systems. Directs and coordinates fabrication and installation activities to ensure products and systems conform to engineering design and customer specifications. Coordinates operation, maintenance, and repair activities to obtain optimum utilization of machines and equipment. May design products and systems to interface machines, hardware, and software. May use Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) for design data processing and for developing alternative designs. May evaluate field installations and recommend design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions. May specialize in specific field of mechanical engineering, such as heat transfer, hydraulics, electromechanical, controls and instrumentation, robotics, nuclear systems, tooling, air-conditioning and refrigeration; or in type of product, such as propulsion systems or machinery and mechanical equipment; or in type of work, such as steam or gas generation and distribution, steam plant engineering, or system planning.

Required Skills:
• Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree degree in Manufacturing Engineering or related field, with 3 years of related experience; Masters with 1 years of related experience; PhD with 0 years of related experience; related required training Must have solid understanding, technical expertise and experience in the following areas: Fabrication techniques/metal processing or manufacturing engineering and familiar with aerospace materials: Reading and interpreting engineering drawings per ANSI Y 14.5, GD&T, Manufacturing processes: machine operations, sheet metal, welding and metal processing Collaborating effectively with engineers/customers concerning feasibility, design, and evaluation of complex geometry requiring multi-axis machining. Excellent verbal and written communication, computer skills and be able to work independently with minimal supervision Available to work day and night shifts, overtime, weekends, and/or holidays, as needed. Will travel to work in distant locations, domestic and/or international, as needed Proficient in SolidWorks, Unigraphics, or similar CAD tools

Desired Skills:
prototypes and concurrent engineering Highly energized, self-motivated, multi-tasking with the ability to work on assignments that are complex in nature using considerable practical judgment, making recommendations and resolving problems Experience working in an MRP environment Taking verbal and incomplete design elements and recommending to engineering personnel solutions in the manufacture of prototype hardware 

Number of positions

1

Location

Pasadena

State

California