8 months ago
Manufacturing Engineer 1/)
About the Organization
Astronics Corporation is a leading supplier of advanced technologies and products to the global aerospace, defense and semiconductor industries. Astronics' products and services include advanced, high-performance electrical power generation and distribution systems, seat motion solutions, lighting and safety systems, avionics products, aircraft structures, systems certification and automated test systems.
Astronics' strategy is to increase its value by developing technologies and capabilities, either internally or through acquisition, and using those capabilities to provide innovative solutions to its targeted markets and other markets where its technology can be beneficial.
Astronics Corporation, through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, has a reputation for high-quality designs, exceptional responsiveness, strong brand recognition and best-in-class manufacturing practices.
Manufacturing Engineer 1/)
Astronics Advanced Electronic Systems (AES) is a division of Astronics Corporation (ATRO). AES is an industry leader in aircraft electrical power systems, including generation and distribution. Our markets include commercial transport (Boeing and Airbus), business jet (several), and military platforms. We are the world leader in in-seat power for laptops and other devices with our EMPOWER® product line. We are also a leading innovator of electronic circuit breakers and power distribution systems for business jets with our COREPOWER® product line. Astronics’ revenues have grown at 28% average growth rate over the last 5 years. AES, based in Kirkland Washington, has over 500 employees, and has won awards as the best place to work on the Seattle Eastside for 11 years consecutively.
The Manufacturing Engineer will independently develop preliminary and detailed manufacturing plans of company product lines for application to contracted programs, bid and proposal and internal research and development activities. Supports the production area to implement and sustain manufacturing processes, tooling, assembly cell design, and maintenance of manufacturing equipment. Independently applies a high degree of creative ability to eliminate waste in any and all processes that helps lower product costs. Works in liaison with development engineering, quality assurance, and test engineering on preliminary and regular program and production challenges.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Establish manufacturing strategies and practices implementing and sustaining innovative methods, tooling, and equipment in support of manufacturing operations.
Develop detailed plans, procedures, routings and rework addendums and performs other manufacturing tasks as required by the assigned program or project.
Work closely with the design team in the development phase ensuring the design satisfies requirements and is cost effective and practical to produce.
Technical advisor for supply chain that includes circuit card assembly, printed wiring boards, sheet metal, plastics, and magnetics assemblies.
Familiarity with FAA Certification, documentation and testing requirements for class 2 and 3 equipment as required by 14 CFR Part 21 and 25 a plus.
Bachelor's degree in engineering or other technical discipline required from four-year college or university and two years related experience.
Eligibility Requirement: Must be a US Person (under ITAR rules) to be eligible
Astronics AES is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.
Astronics AES is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities.
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We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.