Manufacturing Engineer-Tooling

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Engineering Services
Cincinnati, OH, United States

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Manufacturing Engineer-Tooling


Greenville, SC 



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Job Description:

Join our dynamic team in Greenville, SC, where innovation meets excellence in the exciting world of military aircraft production! As a key member of our dedicated group, you will play a crucial role in supporting the production ramp-up of existing military aircraft through the implementation of cutting-edge design changes.

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Support the production ramp-up by providing upgrades to tooling, assembly jigs, installation tools, temporary tooling, and job aides to enhance efficiency and quality in aircraft build-up, section assembly, and final mate activities.
  • Tackle manufacturing issues by integrating solutions with other support functions, ensuring seamless collaboration across teams.
  • Showcase your technical prowess in aircraft assembly, build, and sheet metal work, as well as your experience in supporting new aircraft development or upgrades. Develop tools to achieve rate production.
  • Assess and coordinate corrective actions for various aspects of the build sequence, system installation, planning/ops card sequence, and in-process testing requirements.
  • Troubleshoot operations, implement shortage workarounds, address "out of station" rework, and manage change incorporation effectively.
  • Collaborate with other support functions such as Quality, Planning, Engineering, and Liaison to resolve issues at build work centers and enhance overall process efficiency and quality.
  • Identify, develop, and provide training/lessons learned for touch labor, peer Manufacturing Engineers, and support functions.
  • Take the lead in quality issue coordination, Material Review Board (MRB), rework/repairs, and First Article Inspection (FAI) activities, including leading Root Cause Corrective Action (RCCA) efforts.

Key Experience Needed:

  • Extensive experience in manufacturing sub-assemblies and major aircraft level assemblies.
  • Proficiency in wiring and systems installation and testing.
  • Hands-on experience in structural installations, control linkage systems installations, panel/door installations, and flight control surfaces installations.
  • In-depth knowledge of assembly tooling, production aides, and various assembly tools (handheld and fixture driven).
  • Familiarity with manufacturing planning/work instructions and a commitment to continuous improvement to meet requirements from engineering drawings.
  • Bonus points for experience with F-16, F-18, F-22, F-35, or C-130, and/or prior production ops experience at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics.

Desired Skills:

  • Ability to work independently as a consultant and subject matter expert while supporting multiple build teams.
  • Detail-oriented, diligent self-starter with a proactive approach to test coverage.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to multitask effectively.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.

Onsite Location: Greenville, SC
Job Type: Full-time Temporary (40 hours per week) for 9 months
Shifts: 2nd shift M-F, D-shift Th-Sun, or F-M (weekend shift), 1st shift M-F

Embark on a rewarding journey with us, where your skills and expertise contribute to the success of our mission. Apply today and become a part of our innovative and collaborative workplace!


Physical Requirements & Work Environment:

  • Work Setting: Primarily an office environment with occasional involvement on the shop floor.
  • Work Activities: Extensive use of telephone and computer.
  • Regulations: Compliance with strict industry procedures.
  • Flexibility: Willingness to accommodate business deadlines, potentially by staying late or arriving early.
  • Transportation: Ability to use personal transportation to visit customer locations.

Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.