190382 - Manufacturing Process Engineer
CA-Central California
San Jose
Up to $65.00 DOE
8 mos
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Manufacturing Process Engineer for an opening in San Jose, CA.

The Manufacturing Process Engineer will support the introduction of products into the client's global supply base. This role will require a dynamic, energetic, self-driven, mechanical engineer with a background in electro-mechanical assembly and instrument final assembly and test. This candidate will be responsible for becoming well-versed in the assembly and test process of various scientific instruments, identifying design for manufacturability (DFM) or value engineering (VE) opportunities, filling in the gaps through formal documentation and engineering changes, and transitioning that technology to a First-Tier contract manufacturer through in-person training or through video, teleconference, or other available remote tools. The role will require working on a team and interfacing routinely with peers in the ME group, operations leaders, and design engineering to ensure smooth execution of assigned tasks. As required, the Manufacturing Process Engineer will create/modify documentation (work instructions, block diagrams, test protocols) using CAD tools and MS Office products including Visio. The role is an on-site position in the San Jose, CA, factory.

The candidate is expected to have min 2 years of experience and comprehensive knowledge of Scientific Instrument equipment manufacturing engineering and process development. Feel comfortable working with and around both mechanical and electrical tools and equipment. Be able to plan, assemble, and deliver training to supplier’s technicians and engineers. Take a hands-on and motivated approach to learning the products and test processes and the importance of quality. Be able to understand electro-mechanical, pneumatic, and fluidic components and systems and can troubleshoot to the root cause of problems. Possess excellent technical writing skills to document and update assembly work instructions, quality system procedures, and test protocols using Microsoft Word and Visio. Have excellent organizational skills, capable of developing, maintaining, and reporting out on project plans and status and managing priorities. Have meaningful experience and strong capability to work well in a team-based environment and promote teamwork.

Additional Preferred Skills:
Adept at using Creo Software. Spanish speaking, reading, and writing

Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or other related Engineering discipline is required.

Shift: M-F, 8am-4:30pm

Must be local/onsite; potential for 1 day remote

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Billy James
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x340 or (800) 927-9318 x340

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.