The Manufacturing Engineer Scientist leads efforts in the assigned department with the goal of improved quality, productivity, cost, timeliness, and safety by utilizing continual process improvement techniques and providing Plus One service.
Oversee new and high priority products through the manufacturing process while collaborating with vested departments to ensure customer satisfaction.
Assist in developing new fixturing for specific customer parts and fine tuning equipment.
Lead new customer, new process & spec. implementations.
Perform evaluation and scale-up of new and/or existing product manufacturing technologies and processes. Perform experiments and collect data to support products within assigned area
Develop, configure and optimize industrial processes from inception through to start up and certification.
Assess processes, take measurements and interpret data.
Design, run, test and upgrade systems and processes
Develop best practices, routines and innovative solutions to improve production rates and quality of output
Perform process simulations
Perform risk assessments
Provide process documentation and operating instruction
Troubleshoot production system failures.
Document experiments. Write experience reports detailing experimental design, results and conclusions, and circulate for review and comment with the appropriate departments.
Train manufacturing personnel on any new procedures, processes, raw material testing and specifications, product handling, equipment, product manufacture, or final product testing and specifications.
Train manufacturing personnel on troubleshooting, maintenance and repair techniques.
Keep current with methods applicable to field by attending seminars, workshops, and continuing education.
Practice safe working procedures and follow guidelines specified by the Environmental Health and Safety Department, especially when working in the production and laboratory areas. Understand the safe handling of materials and the quality of processes under the domain of the job responsibilities.
Other duties as requested.
Bachelor’s degree in Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering or related technical field
Knowledge of quality system specifications (i.e., ISO/QS 9000)
Excellent computer competency, specifically database and statistical applications (i.e., Excel and Minitab)
Knowledge of statistical principles and tools
Strong analytical skills
Attention to accuracy and detail
Ability to work cooperatively and communicate effectively
Ability to effectively lead and facilitate work teams
Ability to read blueprints/part drawings
Knowledge of Risk Assessment principles
About SilcoTek Corporation
SilcoTek CVD coatings are uniquely tailored to solve tough material problems in a variety of industries and applications. We offer over 20 custom coatings that solve challenging material problems found in process, analytical, semiconductor, gas, oil and wherever a durable inert surface is needed. We call our patented CVD coatings silcod technologies because they can be tailored to meet our customers specific application.