Job Title: Sr. Manufacturing Engineer
Location: San Jacinto, CA
Reporting to: Plant Manager
Responsible for evaluating existing processes and configuring manufacturing systems to improve stability develop best practices and reduce cost within the production area assigned.
Manage manufacturing-related projects and coordinate activities with various internal and external suppliers.
Conceive, design, develop and implement new production lines to manufacture CNC machined aluminum parts.
Products range from but are not limited to, Aluminum water pumps, superchargers, and aluminum cylinder heads.
Develop manufacturing process designs and coordinate with tooling and equipment sources for construction and validation. Review assembly operations, component designs, and corresponding details to verify manufacturing feasibility. Capacity planning and strategy development for manufacturing processes.
Work with tool sources to verify tool and/or assembly and/or testing construction. Assist with capital and tooling analysis, strategies, justification, and acquisitions. Interface with peers, suppliers, and industry organizations to research and develop new process designs and technology concepts. Support teams with quotes and assistance to the manufacturing, quality, development, and program staff, as required. Attend training sessions, seminars, and conferences to expand job knowledge and skills repertoire. Support and adhere to corporate policies and procedures.
Job Requirements (include, but are not limited to):
Bachelor’s Degree in Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related technical degree. Knowledge of Automation Engineering and/or Robotics Engineering a plus.
MINIMUM of 3 years manufacturing engineering work experience.
CNC machining experience required.
Development and implementation of process control techniques and procedures.
Manage the ECN process.
Manage documentation of manufacturing processes.
Confer with design engineering on the manufacturability of existing and new products.
Perform and implement root cause countermeasures related to manufacturing processes.
Program/project management experience preferred: must demonstrate leadership, teamwork, collaboration, creativity, and innovation.
Self-motivated with strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to effectively prepare and deliver technical reports and presentations.
Working knowledge and application of Lean Thinking
Ability to lead and function in a team environment, while effectively communicating across various levels of the organization.
Ability to travel in support of job function (plants, customers, suppliers, etc.)
DESIRED (not required for application) Skills:
Lean Manufacturing and Statistical Analysis
Aluminum CNC Machining Knowledge
Commercial mechanical assembly experience
CNC maintenance experience
Solid Works and AutoCAD computer software experience
Basic Machine shop knowledge
Oracle ERP skills (Materials/Production Control)
Compensation and Benefits:
Compensation will be discussed during the phone screening phase and is based on experience. Benefits package (e.g. medical, dental, 401k).
Edelbrock group is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.