Manufacturing Engineer

  • AirBorn Inc.
  • Georgetown, Texas
  • Oct 30, 2017
Full time Engineering/Architecture Manufacturing/Operations

Job Description

Manufacturing Engineer - Georgetown, Texas

Summary:
AirBorn Inc, a 100% employee-owned manufacturer for military, aerospace and other high-reliability equipment industries, seeks a talented Manufacturing Engineer to work in our Georgetown facility. This position will be responsible for using various engineering tools.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develops, evaluates, and improves manufacturing methods
  • Analyzes and plans work force utilization, space requirements, and workflow, and designs layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency 
  • Using a CAD system, designs tooling such as jigs and fixtures to assist in manufacturing 
  • Assists and performs product design as directed to supplement team efforts in ensuring efficient production methods
  • Confers with vendors to determine product specifications and arrange for purchase of equipment, materials, or parts, and evaluates products according to specifications and quality standards
  • Develops cost data based on estimated material requirements, production times, staffing requirements, and related overhead costs to provide information for management decisions
  • Confers with management, engineering, and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules, and other considerations to facilitate production processes and reduce costs 
  • Applies statistical methods to data collection techniques to assist in quality and process controls
  • Review and approval of analysis results, authorization of re-analysis, calculation of process solution additions and corrections, and the preparation and approval of analysis procedures as required.
  • Works as a team member to execute quality improvement programs 
  • Develops tests and works with testing methods to assist in product development and manufacturing process improvements
  • Responsibility for review and approval of analysis results, authorization of re-analysis, calculation of process solution additions and corrections, and the preparation and approval of analysis procedures as required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Completion of a four year Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Two to fourteen years related experience and/ or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents
  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community
  • Ability to write articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format and effectively present information to top management
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations 
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. Ability to operate CAD systems


Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

ITAR COMPLIANCE This position requires access to or use of information which is subject to the federal International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants for this position must be U.S. Persons within the meaning of ITAR.  ITAR defines "U.S. Person" as U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., person admitted as a refugee to the U.S., person granted asylum in the U.S., or person granted the status of alien lawfully admitted for temporary residence to the U.S. under 8 U.S.C. §1160(a) (for special agricultural workers) or 8 U.S.C. §1255(a)(1) (an amnesty program).

[Equal Opportunity Employer - Disability/Vet]