The Exterior Finishing team is seeking a Manufacturing Engineering Technician to focus on supporting the scaling of our operations and product range. You will support the development of technically complex processes and equipment to deliver quality and efficient production yield. The candidate will work closely with internal cross-functional teams, external vendors and technology partners on process development from concept to production.
Support process development from concept to serial production
Technology research and development in design and manufacturing
Conduct process development trials and testing
Collect and report results to Engineering team.
Assist Engineers in factory design, layout, and simulation for:
Capacity simulation and modeling
Support product launch and process validation
On-site support of installation and commissioning of new manufacturing lines
Execute qualification protocols/activities
Provide process validation/qualification documentation
Utilize statistical tools (such as GR&R, SPC and Cp/pCk) to ensure processes/fixtures are performing
Coordination with other process, equipment, mechanical, electrical and support disciplines including project managers, manufacturing reps, and other stakeholders.
The ideal candidate takes pride in their hands-on work, analytical ability, organizational skills and attention to detail. They appreciate an environment where superior work is encouraged, noticed and rewarded and where individuals carry tremendous responsibility. They look forward to learning an incredible amount on the job.
3-5 years related experience in a technology based industry, where automated techniques are utilized in the finishing of consumer products.
Experience working with/developing functional/aesthetic finishing processes (e.g. paint, thermal spray, plating and other metal coatings, etc.).
Experience in developing, executing and interpreting results of Design of Experiments (DOE)
New product introduction and Manufacturing Operations experience desired
Experience using SolidWorks and/or AutoCAD.
Well organized with meticulous attention to detail
Proficient in the use of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc (MS Office suite)
Travel required – 10%