The main function of the Manufacturing Engineer is to apply engineering theory and principles to problems of industrial layout or manufacturing production. A typical Manufacturing Engineer has the ability to make engineering drawings and read and interpret blueprints.
What you’ll be doing:
You will study time, motion, methods and speed involved in the maintenance, production and other operations to establish standard production rate and improve efficiency.
You will interpret engineering drawings, schematic diagrams or formulas and confer with management or engineering staff to determine quality and reliability standards.
You will read worker logs, product processing sheets and specification sheets, to verify that records adhere to quality assurance specifications.
You will aid in planning work assignments in accordance with worker performance, machine capacity, production schedules and anticipated delays.
You will prepare charts, graphs and diagrams to illustrate workflow, routing, floor layouts, material handlind and machine utilization.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering required. Two to four years of related experience required.
Ability to make sketches, engineering drawings and common computations.
Ability to read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics and computer-generated reports.
Previous experience with computer applications and software related to the engineering field such as Computer Aided Design (CAD).