Lead Manufacturing Process Planner/Engineer

Recruiter
Straton Industries
Location
Stratford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 07, 2016
Closes
Nov 04, 2016
Industry
Aerospace
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Our precision manufacturing company seeks an experienced Lead Manufacturing Process Engineer. About Straton - We're a precision machining company that makes very cool and complex stuff that goes everywhere. Our components are in all types of aircraft, the International Space Station, nuclear subs, military robots, lifesaving medical devices and deep drilling oil rigs. We're on the Mars Rover (Curiosity) as well. We offer very competitive compensation, generous O/T, medical and dental insurance, matching 401K, paid vacation and holidays. Applicant's major responsibilities will be, to perform and to manage a team of 3-5 people who perform the following responsibilities:Developing and designing manufacturing process sheets for the sequence of operations and specifying procedures for manufacturing components and assemblies.Estimating manufacturing costs for components and assemblies based on RFQ (request for quote) data submitted by prospective customers.Analyzing specifications, including sketches, blueprints, bills of material and calculating the cost using material quotes and historical data.Recommending new vendors, manufacturing processes and equipment to meet the company's needs.Ensuring that all processes and procedures are in compliance with both Straton Industries and customer's regulations and certifications.Manage the daily activities of a team, producing quotes and processes.Submitting quotations to upper management for final approval.Meeting regularly with upper management team.Performing other duties as needed to be appropriate for this position. Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:Strong leadership and supervisory skillsPrior quoting experience5-10 years' experience in a fast paced manufacturing environment.Advanced knowledge of MS Excel, MS Word required.Experience with building/modifying BOMsExperience with a manufacturing based software E-2 preferred.Good understanding of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing.Excellent interpersonal communication skills both verbal and written.The ability to work independently and collaboratively with little supervision. Solid modeling experience (Soildworks, Mastercam a plus) Our client base comes from aerospace, defense, medical and industrial markets, therefore experience with quality systems such as AS and ISO would be a plus.

Company Description:

About Straton - We are a precision machining company that makes very cool and complex stuff that goes everywhere. Our components are in all types of aircraft, the International Space Station, nuclear subs, military robots, lifesaving medical devices and deep drilling oil rigs. We a re on the Mars Rover (Curiosity) as well.