Manufacturing & Design Engineer

Location: Palmyra, New York US


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Job Number: 23950

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Performs a variety of engineering work inclusive of tool & product design, innovation efforts and manufacturing support functions. While focal requirement is around tool & product design, there will be significant involvement with the manufacturing team driving key process improvement initiatives.

  • Applies appropriate product and tooling development fundamentals to design and have fabricated the required dies, molds and sealing components that directly support the commercial and operational objectives.
  • Communicates effectively with engineering, commercial, laboratory and operations teams.
  • Builds a strong network through personal connection, trust and a shared vision of the value of effort and ultimately success.
  • Applies innovative thinking to process and product development as a self starter with a desire to move the product line forward.
  • Utilizing SolidWorks CAD software to create and revise solid models and detailed mechanical drawings for various products, tools and dies.
  • Develops, in collaboration with applications engineering and product specialists, associated cost and delivery estimates for customer requested new products and associated dies and molds.
  • Act as the first point of contact for product related manufacturing issues and manufacturing related product returns.
  • Coordinate the purchase and/or manufacturing of molds and holds responsibility for initial trials to qualify products fit, form, and function and full scale manufacturability.
  • Key resource towards developing, evaluating, improving, and documenting new or existing manufacturing processes, materials and/or equipment investment opportunities.
  • Provide technical support to production and maintenance with troubleshooting and resolving technical problems.
  • Support business unit goals and objectives, safety initiatives, quality initiatives, continuous improvement initiatives, and company policies and procedures
  • Keeps abreast of the latest developments in the field through study of technical literature and membership in technical societies.

  • Action oriented : Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
  • Communicates effectively : Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.
  • Cultivates innovation: Creating new and better ways for the organization to be successful.
  • Decision quality : Making good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.
  • Nimble learning : Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder.
  • Resourcefulness : Securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently.
  • Collaborates : Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.
  • Demonstrates Self Awareness : Using a combination of feedback and reflection to gain productive insight into personal strengths and weaknesses.

  • BS degree in Mechanical, Industrial, Manufacturing, or Chemical Engineering. Other educational background with relevant experience.
  • Has the ability and desire to move a basic idea through a process of enrichment from planning to alignment of resources and onward toward a results focused execution of the agreed upon plan.
  • Has the desire to work with and relate to a diverse group of co-workers
  • Has the ability to adapt time and topic based challenges as the arise, flexible but focused on clear key objectives.
  • Has the ability and desire to work directly with external customers on a technical level in support of new product development.
  • Experience in machine, tool and product design a plus
  • Computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Ability to collaborate, listen and implement ideas of cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to prioritize and organize multiple projects.
  • Self-starter with strong desire for hands on design environment

  • Travel: 0 - 5%
  • Office/Manufacturing floor - which may include restricted areas.

  • Job Location
    Palmyra, New York, United States
    Position Type

    City: Palmyra

    Location_formattedLocationLong: Palmyra, New York US

    State: New York

    Community / Marketing Title: Manufacturing & Design Engineer

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    Requisition Number: 2015940

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