7 months ago
Manufacturing Process Engineer
About the Organization
Astronics Corporation is a leading supplier of advanced technologies and products to the global aerospace, defense and semiconductor industries. Astronics' products include advanced, high-performance electrical power generation and distribution systems, lighting and safety systems, avionics products, aircraft structures, engineering design and systems certification, and automatic 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 Process Engineer
Luminescent Systems Inc., an industry leader in Aerospace Lighting Technologies and Products, is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer with experience with Electronic Assembly Processes. This position is a salaried Engineering position directed at supporting our ongoing electro-mechanical processes as well as working to improve them in a continuous improvement, LEAN, Flow based manufacturing environment.
These processes involve though-hole soldering, wave soldering, surface mount component placement & processing, circuit board cleaning, conformal coating, heat and pressure processing, environmental stress screening, and electrical and photometric testing, as well as various chemicals, epoxies, adhesives, sealants, and encapsulates. A leading candidate needs to be highly self-motivated and detail oriented as well as being able to manage multiple projects at the same time.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Interface with existing production, manufacturing engineering, design engineering, quality, purchasing, and planning departments to best determine company needs and how to maintain and /or develop capabilities to meet them
Identify, specify, source and lead the procurement of new equipment and be directly involved in the implementation, qualification and training on that piece of equipment; including qualification, development of work instructions and the documentation plans to train staff and release that equipment to production
Evaluating run-times of products, developing/improving work instructions and SOPs, process improvements, designing/fabricating tooling and fixturing
Due to federal contract obligations, must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident.
Ability to work with minimal supervision
Familiarity with ISO9000/AS9100 based Quality Management Systems
An understanding of IPC-A-610
Knowledge of Material Resource Planning (MRP) systems
Experience with LEAN manufacturing objectives (Green Belt)
Detail-oriented with good organization skills and proven ability to initiate priorities based on general guidelines
Excellent communication skills and the ability to effectively and professionally interact with others in a manufacturing environment
Proficient with AutoCAD, Solidworks, Lab View, and PADS logic/layout (ORCAD, Pspice)
Background check and pre-employment drug test required
Bachelor of Engineering Degree and/or extensive relevant experience in a manufacturing or process-engineering role.
Astronics LSI (NH)
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.