Strategic planning skills– manufacturing process engineers know how to think ahead and can see the big picture when planning new manufacturing processes. They can identify strategic changes that will have big impacts
Project management experience– manufacturing process engineers know how to run a project from start to finish. This often includes working with other teams, which is crucial for manufacturing process engineers
Critical thinking– manufacturing process engineers can approach a process while considering it from all angles. They know how to dig deep and understand the implications of what they find
Interpersonal communication skills– manufacturing process engineers communicate clearly and efficiently with teammates and management so everyone understands what processes are changing
Reading and interpreting technical blueprints and design models.
Loading raw materials into the CNC machine.
Inputting the product design into the computer modeling software.
Choosing and loading the correct cutting tools for the job.
Adjusting machine settings to the desired product specifications.
Troubleshooting issues during the manufacturing process.
Completing quality control tests during the manufacturing stage and on the final product.
Cleaning and maintaining the machine.
Training new staff on machine operation procedures.
Qualification for the position
Bachelor’s Degree in engineering
5-10 years’ experience in Manufacturing
experience with NX CAD (NX 9+) software / CNC Programming.