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Manufacturing Engineer 2

Requisition ID:  62855
Business Unit:  Energy & Equipment San Diego (3325)
Location: 

San Diego, CA, United States, 92121

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Meggitt, a worldwide leader in aerospace, defense and selected energy markets. We believe in our vision of ‘Enabling the Extraordinary: To Fly, To Power, To Live”. These core values – teamwork, integrity and excellence – are what have allowed us to become the company we are today. With facilities and over 9,000 employees worldwide, Meggitt draws on over 160 years of expertise to enhance the lives of people across the globe.

Through our Energy & Equipment division, Meggitt holds strong niche positions in energy, non-aerospace military and industrial equipment.

Expertise in this division ranges from heat exchangers used in off-shore gas processing to the design and manufacture of dynamic instrumentation for vibration, shock and pressure measurements. Our heat exchanger technology has not only enabled our customers to save weight, space, and money, but offer higher duties, smaller sizes, and greater integrity over conventional heat exchangers. We are a leading supplier of small-frame gas turbine actuation systems and fuel metering valves for the oil and gas and power generation sectors.

Our Defense Systems product group includes a wealth of expertise with products ranging from airborne decoy deployment systems to projectile tracking technology is another of our specialties. We produce tiny radar systems that are installed on drone aircraft to track incoming missiles or bullets, reassuring aircrew and missile manufacturers that their weapons are working as advertised.

Job Designation

The Engineer 2, Manufacturing provides a range of expertise in supporting and improving the manufacturing capabilities to produce products. Contributes to improving a range of fabrication processes that can directly impact the sustaining and growth efforts of operations.  Participates in the introduction of new products to the manufacturing and supply chain environment.        

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Provides significant expertise in developing a range of engineering solutions to improve the manufacture of new and existing Meggitt products
  • Improves current production processes to manufacture products, using applicable methods and procedures
  • Transfers new products into production from a “design for manufacturability” approach
  • Participates in developing and maintaining documentation for processes and designs
  • Understands key business drivers; uses this understanding to accomplish own work
  • Solves problems in straightforward situations; analyzes possible solutions using technical experience, judgment and precedents
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary

Job Specifications

Education: Bachelor degree in Engineering
Years' Experience: 3 - 5 years of engineering experience in a manufacturing environment
Skills:

  • Excellent ability to apply a systematic and analytical approach to problem solving
  • Advanced knowledge of Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma or other continuous improvement
  • Ability to explain a range of complex technical information      
  • Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills to drive tasks to completion
  • Proficient in MS Office, including Excel, and 3D Modeling; SAP and SolidWorks preferred

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or HRISon@meggitt.com.

If this position is located in the United States, this job will require use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). As such, all applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

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