Latitude, Inc. Manufacturing Engineer in York, Pennsylvania
Manufacturing Engineer Summary:
This position requires a driven individual who will support all functions of the operation. Will work with bills of material, documentation and support quoting, quality, purchasing, planning and manufacturing. Provide technical expertise to and be responsible for process development, implementation, and maintenance of manufacturing processes of surface mount and/or through hole printed circuit board assemblies.
Manufacturing Engineer Job Duties:
Able and ready to perform all the duties of an SMT/ Through Hole Manufacturing / Process Engineer when required.
Creation and Maintenance of routers, bill of material, engineering change notices, process instructions, programming production equipment using CAD / CAM and ERP software. Use database, spreadsheet word and internet software
Establish, select, implement, and maintain efficient manufacturing processes controls and procedures.
Focus on quality and internal efficiency efforts to improve cycle times and reduce defects.
Determines and specifies, revises and/or reviews the most economic methods, operation sequence and tooling for the manufacturing of Printed Circuit Assemblies.
Provides technical guidance and liaison to production operations, assists with new techniques and may assist in the determination of root causes of rejected parts and their disposition. Collaborate with maintenance on machine issues.
Coordinates with customers to determine product specifications and design changes.
Participates in cost studies of equipment, process and may make chemistry recommendations.
Confers with management, maintenance, quality and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities or equipment issues, production schedules, and other considerations to facilitate production processes.
Attends meetings as needed to support organization activity.
Interfaces with customers as required.
Performs other duties, as assigned, to achieve corporate and departmental objectives.
Three years on the job experience in electronics
Ability to understand and utilize CAD / CAM
Ability to assign cost analysis criteria to projects and determine potential cost savings on a project by project basis.
Must be able to define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, and demonstrate the ability to determine critical parameters and develop process controls.
Must be able to read and understand PCA assembly drawings and technical notes.
Demonstrated organizational skills, with the ability to handle and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously in a timely manner in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing must be able to write and understand routine reports, follow oral and written instructions, and speak effectively.
Strong interpersonal skills; ability to relate to and work with diverse groups of people. Requires poise, tact and diplomacy
Must have a high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations and materials.