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Employment Opportunities:
– Production Manager
– Composite Engineer


Production Manager

Job Purpose
Manufactures products by supervising staff; organizing and monitoring work flow.

Responsibilities

  • Accomplishes manufacturing ┬áresults by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.
  • Maintains staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees; developing personal growth opportunities.
  • Maintains work flow by monitoring steps of the process; setting processing variables; observing control points and equipment; monitoring personnel and resources; studying methods; implementing cost reductions; developing reporting procedures and systems; facilitating corrections to malfunctions within process control points; initiating and fostering a spirit of cooperation within and between departments.
  • Completes production plan by scheduling and assigning personnel; accomplishing work results; establishing priorities; monitoring progress; revising schedules; resolving problems; reporting results of the processing flow on shift production summaries.
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.
  • Ensures operation of equipment by calling for repairs; evaluating new equipment and techniques.
  • Provides manufacturing information by compiling, initiating, sorting, and analyzing production performance records and data; answering questions and responding to requests.
  • Creates and revises systems and procedures by analyzing operating practices, record-keeping systems, forms of control, and budgetary and personnel requirements; implementing change.
  • Maintains safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel on the use of all control points, equipment, and resources; maintaining compliance with established policies and procedures.
  • Resolves personnel problems by analyzing data; investigating issues; identifying solutions; recommending action.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Composite Engineer

Responsibilities

  • Be responsible for the development and implementation of new composite parts from concept to production.
  • Produce conceptual and detailed design of structural composite parts and assemblies with mechanical and electrical interfaces.
  • Provide process support to production on established products.
  • Improve and update processes and manufacturing techniques and equipment.
  • Work independently and proactively, developing and managing your requirements, tasks, and documentation.
  • Produce fabrication drawings/instructions; work with internal and external fabricators to produce one-off prototypes as well as higher-volume parts/assemblies.

Minimum qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
  • 3 years of experience in aerospace composites industry.
  • CAD experience (e.g.SolidWorks).
  • Composites-specific FEM experience (e.g. NX/Nastran).

Preferred qualifications

  • 5 years of experience in combination of detailed design, hands-on prototyping, and testing.
  • Experience with a range of composite materials and processes including prepreg, infusion, secondary assembly, inspection and QA, documentation, testing.
  • Ability to summarize and transfer data across multiple tools and teams.

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