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Manufacturing Engineer - Weld Cell Support

Manufacturing and Production

Manufacturing Engineer


Orchard Park, New York, United States

Eaton’s IS AER MSD division is currently seeking a Manufacturing Engineer - Weld Cell Support for our Orchard Park, NY Location. We are specifically looking to have this Manufacturing Engineer support our Welding and Brazing Cells.

The expected annual salary range for this role is $62250.03 - $91300.04 a year.

Please note the salary information shown above is a general guideline only. Salaries are based upon candidate skills, experience, and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.

What you’ll do:

This position will support manufacturing cells of new and existing products. The Manufacturing Engineer - Weld Cell Support, is responsible for managing process documents, tooling and fixturing for programs, driving continuous improvement by utilizing Lean Six Sigma tools, performing ergonomic assessments and providing typical Manufacturing Engineering rigor required for Aerospace Industry product realization.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

• Learn and implement Safety, Ergonomics, and Management of Change activity in support of site safety goals.

• Generate and maintain Manufacturing Processes and Manufacturing Work Instructions

• Identify when/where there is a need for standard or special gauging, and special equipment/tooling for production

• Drive First Pass Yield (FPY) and Overall Process Effectiveness (OPE) improvement

• Work with a multifunctional team including Continuous Improvement and the Tool Design Group to develop tooling and fixtures to improve work flow, though-put, and quality

• Provide timely support in resolving manufacturing issues

• Assist in developing Work Cell Design, Integration and Validation

• Utilize Lean Six Sigma tools to reduce waste and variation in processes focused on improving KPIs

• Support 5S and visual management efforts in manufacturing areas


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering or Technology from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in an Engineering function, within a manufacturing environment.
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in Welding or supporting mechanical product manufacture processes that require welding and/or brazing.
  • This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. “Green Card Holder”), Political Asylee or Refugee.
  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship now or in the future.
  • Relocation is not provided – candidates must reside within a 75 mile radius of the Eaton Orchard Park, NY facility.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience in Welding or supporting mechanical product manufacture processes that require welding

• Experience in Developing and Supporting Electrical / Electro - mechanical product manufacture processes

• Practioner of Lean manufacturing and Visual Control implementations

• Experience in developing tooling used in the support Assembly of Mechanical and Electrical Products

• Understanding of Design for Manufacture and Assembly (DFMA) principals

• Knowledge of PFMEAs (Failure Modes and Effects Analysis – within Manufacturing)

• Experience with Continuous Improvement and root cause problem solving activities

• Ability to work in a multi project, team environment

• Organizational, communication, leadership, personal computing, performance management skills

Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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