Senior Manufacturing Engineer - METAL CUTTING
|Expertise:|| ||Heavy CNC Programming/Metal Removal|
|Education:|| ||Degree in Engineering preffered but will consider|
|Job Type:|| ||Full Time|
|Locale:|| ||Exeter, New Hampshire|
|Job Level:|| ||Professional|
|Percent Travel:|| ||N/A|
|Start Date:|| ||ASAP|
SIG SAUER® manufactures world renowned firearms that are the weapons of choice for many premier global military, law enforcement and commercial users. Headquartered in Exeter, New Hampshire (less than 1 hour north of Boston), SIG SAUER is an ISO 9001 certified company with over 500 employees. It is the largest member of a global business group of firearms manufacturers that includes J.P. Sauer & Sohn and Blaser in Germany and Swiss Arms AG in Switzerland. SIG SAUER is enjoying a rapid pace of growth, and affords new employees an impressive breadth of opportunities for learning and advancement.
Senior Manufacturing Engineer Role responsibilities:
Plan and design manufacturing processes in plant.
Expert in determining manufacturing processes for new and breakthrough firearm product designs while providing budgetary estimates for equipment, tools, gages and production rate.
Use project management techniques to procure to tooling and equipment for new products to meet launch timelines and cost targets.
Evaluate and improve product designs for Manufacturability while applying GD&T and dimensional stackups.
Provide expert consultation in one or more areas for the design, development and implementation of technical systems and manufacturing processes. Areas of expertise required include but not limited to:
• High volume CNC machining fixtures
• Machine / Tool Design
• Metal finishing
Originate and develop new systems and processes and manage teams to successfully implement into full production.
Specify and procure new capital equipment in order to meet plant goals for quality, throughput and cost.
Recommend and implement alterations and enhancements to improve quality of products, and/or procedures and the output and quality of manufacturing processes.
Resolve quality issues related to product and processes using statistical methods.
Perform as technical leader and resource to co-workers while actively mentoring less senior engineers.
Provides consultation on complex projects and is considered to be a top level contributor/specialist
Job knowledge, skills and abilities:
Proficiency with Solidworks or similar CAD system.
Good working knowledge of materials and heat treating processes.
In depth knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) ASME Y14.5M-1994.
Overall must be able to work in a team, lead, plan, and execute multiple projects. Quality of work must be very high. Written and verbal communication of complicated subjects is required.
Organization of documentation and record keeping shall be to a high standard.
Must be able to demonstrate expertise in a variety of the field’s concepts, practices and procedures.
Must be able to rely on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Possesses a wide degree of creativity and latitude.
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering and at least 10 years of experience or 15+ years of experience with trade apprenticeship or equivalent metal trades experience in a related field.
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