Triumph Group

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Manufacturing Engineer - Assembly & Test

Manufacturing Engineer - Assembly & Test

Requisition Number 
13818
Location 
US-WA-Yakima
# of Positions Remaining 
1
Position Type 
Full time
Experience (Years) 
3
Posted Date 
9/21/2017
Category 
Manufacturing/Production/Operations - All
Security Clearance Required? 
No
Shift 
1
Relocation 
Some

More information about this job

Overview

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.
 
Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.

The Manufacturing Engineer will primarily develop, maintain and improve a comprehensive cost effective manufacturing process for hydraulic and pneumatic aerospace component hardware. 

Responsibilities

  • Develop, document, evaluate and optimize manufacturing processes to reduce Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) and Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ), as well as increasing productivity
  • Develop and implement process controls to efficiently utilize personnel, machines, materials, information and energy
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams to develop, coordinate and implement technical innovation to increase productivity
  • Identify and implement opportunities for continuous improvement in support of cost-out initiatives
  • Research, plan, justify and implement capital expenditure projects aimed at overall product flow increases and reduction of operating costs
  • Design, oversee fabrication and/or procurement of fixturing within budget
  • Provide troubleshooting shop support for inefficient processes and implement effective resolutions
  • Perform sustaining support for shop floor requests
  • Support New Product Introduction (NPI) initiatives as required
  • Create, implement and monitor key performance indicators and metrics
  • Design layout of equipment and workspace
  • Support company policies and procedures, goals and objectives
  • Support and promote a safe working environment

Qualifications

- B.S. degree in Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or related field
- 3 to 5 years’ experience in a ME role
- 1-2 years’ experience in a Machine Shop environment
- Strong manufacturing process knowledge preferably supported by a background of machining experience
- Strong understanding of GD&T
- Ability to comprehend Design Engineering drawings
- Ability to comprehend Aerospace specifications, a plus
- Ability to manage priorities and achieve results
- Strong manufacturing troubleshooting/problem solving skills
- Strong Project Management skills, a plus
- Strong oral and written communication skills
- Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
- Proficient skills with CAD software and preferably some exposure with CAM software
- Must be detail oriented, thorough and accurate