Manufacturing Engineer III in Carson, CA at Ducommun

Date Posted: 3/10/2020

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Manufacturing Engineer III

Job Description

Engineers in this general category are concerned with determining the optimal manufacturing methods and process for producing company products.  Understanding of productivity improvement methodology, LEAN processes, ergonomics, time studies for reducing waste and excess, line balancing, 6S, Kaizans, etc.

  • Occasionally communicates with customers on projects as assigned

  • Assists with the quoting process as assigned

  • Updates labor hours and manufacturing lead time information on new jobs as released from sales

  • Works directly on the production floor in support of direct employees needing assistance for production manufacturing engineering issues

  • Updates and matinees travelers with up-to date information to minimize redlining of travelers

  • Designs, tests and proves out tooling for use with production and prototyping projects

  • Works with design engineers to bridge design concepts to producible designs based on design of manufacturing principles

  • Perform other assignments as required


Skills & Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Manufacturing Engineering, Engineering Technology, PE (professional engineer)

  • Five or more years’ experience in a production environment, preferably with electromechanical and/or optical components, wire harnessing and cabling for space-flight, aerospace, and industrial applications

  • MRP/ERP experience (Visual Manufacturing or something similar)

  • MRB experience

  • CAD/CAM software experience (SolidWorks, AutoCAD, Mechanical Desktop, Inventor, Virtual Gibbs)

  • Lean Enterprise Techniques and Experience

  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office products, Microsoft project planning

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to shift priorities with little or no notice

  • Experienced with managing documentation control, and processes for managing customer design changes

  • Knowledge of motor and resolver manufacturing a plus

  • Must know and understand all processes for products assigned

23301 S. Wilmington Ave
Carson, California, 90745
United States