Composites Manufacturing Engineer

Composites Manufacturing Engineer


Position Summary:
The Composites Engineer is a key member of our manufacturing engineering team; the position is accountable for minimizing variation, increasing productivity, and increasing efficiencies. The position requires working with a continuous process improvement mindset. The manufacturing engineering team works cohesively within our production process to deliver a timely and quality product.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for composite manufacturing processes to optimize product flow and reduce variation
  • Responsible for process improvement via root cause analysis, solution development, documentation, training, and implementation
  • Acquires and analyzes process and data to understand and measure process improvements
  • Implement new technology and equipment into composite fabrication processes to achieve efficiencies or meet customer expectations
  • Assist with new model prototyping and introduction to production
  • Responsible for accuracy of drawings and bills of material related to assigned projects
  • Create component and material layout drawings for composites build documentation
  • Document as-built information to ensure accuracy
  • Create, implement, and catalog Engineering Change Notices related to composite fabrication
  • Develop and/or maintain HCB composites manufacturing standards
  • Develop and/or maintain all standards relating to adhesive, caulks, and silicone

Qualifications / Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree – Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, or Mechanical preferred
  • Must have experience with various types of composite manufacturing processes, including gel coating, vacuum infusion, resin transfer molding, open molding, and tooling fabrication
  • Must have experience utilizing engineering tools and methods in a manufacturing environment
  • Good written and oral communication skills, and ability to work independently on assigned tasks
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and 2D/3D CAD (NX preferred)
  • Must have the ability to work with all levels of the organization
  • Must be willing to work with composites production crew

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive market-based salary, commensurate with experience and education
  • Comprehensive benefits package available

Internal Job Applicants please see Human Resources

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