Manufacturing Engineer II in Moorpark, CA at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 2/19/2018

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Job Description

Job Title
Manufacturing Engineer II

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Job Summary

• Attend design reviews and provide product evaluations to ensure the product design lends itself to practical and economical manufacturing techniques
• Assist in reviewing engineering design drawings prior to “Production Release” for product and compatibility with “state-of-the-art” manufacturing techniques
• Assist in make/buy evaluations and make recommendations on “IN-HOUSE” VS. “OUTSIDE VENDOR” manufacturing capabilities
• Assist in vendor surveys
• Evaluate the requirements for assembly tooling, fixtures, and equipment required to support the manufacturing operations
• Participate in Material Review Board (MRB) activities and take an active role in the dispositioning of discrepant material and/or assemblies
• Participate in the Change Control Board (CCB) review of engineering change orders to ensure proposed design changes are producible and within manufacturing capabilities
• Assist in the monitoring of day-to-day production activities and make recommendations on material and/or labor reductions to promote efficiency of operation
• Coordinate with the Methods and Tooling groups and provide the technical product or specification drawing interpretations required for the design and fabrication of assembly tools, fixtures, and process methods instructions
• Provide manufacturing assembly flow charts required to support the product flow and/or assembly sequence
• Provide manufacturing assembly floor and equipment layouts required to promote an efficient flow of product through the various assembly states
• Conduct any special manufacturing projects, evaluations or surveys as directed by management

Essential Functions and Competencies

• Effective organizational and prioritization skills
• Effective interpersonal skills
• Proven ability to complete projects in a timely manner
• Ability to support a 24/7 global business operation as required
• Demonstrate discretion, confidentiality, independent judgment and professionalism when representing the company
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as presentation skills
• Ability to work individually or in teams
• Understanding of and ability to use continuous improvement tools
• Ability to travel, including day or overnight, as required
• Participate in a continuous improvement activity with complete documentation, including a follow up with the team in a presentation format
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Qualifications / Education / Experience

• Perform all the essential functions and competencies listed above
• Review engineering design drawings prior to “Production Release” for product producibility and compatibility with “state-of-the-art” manufacturing techniques
• Participate in make/buy evaluations and make recommendations on “IN-HOUSE” VS. “OUTSIDE VENDOR” manufacturing capabilities
• Conduct vendor surveys
• Monitor day-to-day production activities and make recommendations on material and/or labor reductions to promote efficiency of operation
• Support a type or group of equipment, specifying, implementing and enhancing performance

• 3+ years of manufacturing engineering experience with strong technical and project management experience
• Demonstrate the ability to solve and document moderately complex cross-departmental issues using structure problem solving tools
• Possess good written and oral communication and presentation skills for internal and external customers
• Demonstrate engineering level understanding of electronic components, circuits and systems of mechanical components and systems, depending upon education and related experience and background
• Ability to travel up to 10% of the time, including day or overnight travel as required

• 4 year Engineering or technical degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience as approved by executive management
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Moorpark, CA, USA

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