Manufacturing Engineer - Special Operations Forces

Lexington, KY

Dogwood Services Inc. is seeking engineers for a corporate client.

Description:

·         The successful candidate shall be expected to identify and design fabrication and installation tooling for multiple platforms. Interfaces and coordinates with Design Engineering, Production Control, Quality, and Production Operations to ensure that producibility concerns are addressed and offer solutions to production issues.

·         The candidate shall be capable of working under general supervision to provide solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity. Work is reviewed for soundness of technical judgment and adequacy.

·         The successful candidate shall be capable of working proficiently in a production environment, reading technical documents, supporting process reviews, and communicating at multiple levels within the organization. This role requires strong interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written.

Basic Qualifications:

•Knowledge of engineering drawing interpretation and tolerances.

•Demonstrated organizational skills

•Proficient with Microsoft Office suite

•Producibility for manufacturing experience.

•Understanding of configuration control principles

•Experience in writing basic manufacturing planning work instructions

Desired Skills:

•Experience with material handling, workflow, and process development of complex assemblies, mechanical details, tooling and mechanical system integration

•Dual discipline engineering experience: mechanical and electrical backgrounds

•Lean six sigma training, i.e. green belt, or black belt certified

•Tool fabrication and assembly experience

•Experience with use of Teamcenter Engineering software package

•Electrical background/knowledge

 

Desired Skills:

•Provides manufacturing floor support for multiple platforms.

•Provides installation floor support for multiple platforms.

•Provides technical support for manufacturing personnel in sheet metal, machining, integration, and special processes.

•Develops and implements solutions to complex technical problems from design of concept through manufacturing and integration.

•Reviews engineering designs for producibility.

•Develops/optimizes manufacturing processes.

•Develops specifications and work instructions for mechanical builds.

•Identification of tooling requirements.

•Interfaces and coordinates with Design Engineering, Production Control, Quality, and Production Operations to ensure that producibility concerns are addressed and offer solutions to production issues.

 

Education/Experience:

•Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 2 years of professional experience; or no experience required with a related Master’s degree.

Benefits/Hours:

·         FLEX-Non-Standard 40 hour week – First Shift

 

Relocation: Possible

 

Within your application or in a separate attachment, please provide a few bullet points in an email that briefly state your applicable experience from the job description above as well as any other information that you feel may be pertinent to the responsibilities of this key role. Candidates who meet this request will receive full consideration. All responses will be held in strictest confidence.
 

Please reply with your resume to shaun.smith@dogwoodservices.com.  


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Dogwood is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, disabled persons, veterans and disabled veterans are especially encouraged to apply (we are a disabled veteran-owned business).