Manufacturing Engineer

Date Posted: November 16, 2021
Curtiss-Wright Corporation
Shelby, NC
Category: Engineering
Job Type: Full-Time

Curtiss-Wright Corporation

Company Description

At Curtiss-Wright, you have the opportunity to transform the way our customers do business, as well as transform your career. Our entrepreneurial environment provides our employees with excellent experiences that enable them to develop their skills through stretch assignments and the opportunity to work with the best talent in the industry. At Curtiss-Wright, you will have the opportunity to contribute from day one. And...that's just the beginning of how we help you transform your tomorrow.

Job Description

The Opportunity

Manufacturing Engineer

Under general supervision, performs various routine analyses, design and related to manufacturing projects. Develops, implements, and maintains methods, operation sequence and processes in the manufacture or fabrication of parts, components, sub-assemblies, and final assemblies. Interfaces with design engineering in coordinating the release of new products. Estimates manufacturing cost, determines time standards, and makes recommendations for tooling and process requirements of new or existing product lines. Maintains records and reporting systems for coordination of manufacturing operations.

Location: Shelby, NC

Your Challenge:

  • Establishes Manufacturing process flow and work instruction
  • Create and update manufacturing standard procedure, which defines specific manufacturing processes
  • Performs various operational or methods analyses related to labor standards and reviews product/project flow data, equipment, and labor requirements for use in conducting manufacturing operations, increasing productivity, and reducing production unit cost
  • Assist in the evaluation of engineering changes and/or other specifications requirements and performs as technical liaison with other engineering personnel or program management, finance, design, quality, procurement, inspection, and production
  • Interfaces with design engineering in coordinating the release of new products and conduct review of engineering drawings prior to release
  • CNC programming, tool selection, fixture design and shop floor support
  • Provide technical support for machining processes


Your Expertise:

  • Experience with CAM programming CNC multi (5)-axis machining centers and exotic materials, Siemens NX CAM preferred
  • CAD experience– Siemens NX 12 preferred
  • Ability to design fixtures and tooling
  • Create set up and tooling documentation
  • Working knowledge of GDT and CMM inspection methods
  • Ability to read and understand drawings and specifications
  • Demonstrated mechanical and technical knowledge with the ability to resolve and provide technical solutions
  • Understanding of LEAN manufacturing concepts
  • MS Office working experience (Excel, Project, Word, PowerPoint, Exchange)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and customer focus attitude
  • Bachelor’s in mechanical engineering or equivalent work experience