Manufacturing Engineers

Manufacturing Engineers

Design, integrate, or improve manufacturing systems or related processes. May work with commercial or industrial designers to refine product designs to increase producibility and decrease costs.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Integrity * Dependability * Analytical Thinking * Cooperation * Initiative * Persistence * Adaptability/Flexibility * Stress Tolerance * Innovation

Representative Tasks * Troubleshoot new or existing product problems involving designs, materials, or processes. * Apply continuous improvement methods such as lean manufacturing to enhance manufacturing quality, reliability, or cost-effectiveness. * Identify opportunities or implement changes to improve manufacturing processes or products or to reduce costs, using knowledge of fabrication processes, tooling and production equipment, assembly methods, quality control standards, or product design, materials and parts.



Job Family Architecture and Engineering

Sample Job Titles Advanced Manufacturing Engineer, Advanced Manufacturing Vice President, Automation Engineer, Continuous Improvement Manager, Facility Engineer, Foundry Process Engineer, Lean Manufacturing Engineer, Manufacturing Applications Engineer, Manufacturing Director, Manufacturing Engineer, Manufacturing Engineering Director, Manufacturing Engineering Manager, Manufacturing Process Engineer, Manufacturing Systems Engineer, Methods Engineer, Plant Engineer, Process Engineer, Process Improvement Engineer, Process Manufacturing Engineer.