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Sr Engineer, Manufacturing

Company: Aerojet Rocketdyne
Location: Jupiter
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

Aerojet Rocketdyne offers a complete line of propulsion products for launch vehicles, missile defense, and advanced hypersonic propulsion. These include the RS-68 booster engine for Delta launch vehicles, the RS-25 engine for the Space Launch System, and upper stage engines such as the RL10 for United Launch Alliance. Aerojet Rocketdyne is a recognized worldwide leader in rocket propulsion systems and technology.
We have an immediate opening for a Sr Manufacturing Engineer at our West Palm Beach, Florida facility. This is a senior position that will work with supervision, Manufacturing Engineering, Component Engineering, Test Operations Engineering, and skilled hourly personnel engaged in assembly of turbomachinery and related components. Individual will support RL10 and RS-25 engine turbomachinery. Lead continuous improvement projects and track key business metrics to drive improved safety culture, quality, cost, lean manufacturing, and process time.
What we can offer you:
Inspiring Company Culture - Our people support each other and work together to leave an indelible impact on our nation's aerospace and defense legacy. Read more about our culture:Careers - Aerojet Rocketdyne (https://rocket.com/careers)
Rest and Relaxation - 3 weeks of vacation to start plus separate sick allowance. 9/80 schedule providing for longer weekends. Annual week-long holiday company closure, plus company paid holidays.
Comprehensive Health Benefits - Medical , Dental, Vision, Health Savings Accounts, and Wellness
Prepare for the Future - 401(k) with company match
Professional Development - Tuition assistance program, Employee recognition program, and Leadership development program
Employee Resource Groups - Local and Enterprise employee-led volunteer groups to create community, awareness, impact, and to support a culture where everyone belongs.
This position may be filled at this level posted or one level higher.
Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)
Under limited supervision, the Senior Manufacturing Engineer performs entry level professional assignments and follows established policies. This position requires professional judgment and use and/or application of advance principles, theories and concepts. Typical duties include, but are not limited to:
40% - Work with Engineering and skilled hourly mechanics to develop new or improve existing hardware assembly processes, review engineering drawings. In supporting hourly mechanics this role will be responsibile for gaging and measurement techniques, including NDT processes. Related, provide time estimates for both mechanics and quality personnel to accomplish desired work tasks.
30% - Write work instructions to clearly communicate process steps to skilled hourly mechanics and inspectors, design and manufacture tooling.
20% - Provide leadership and coordinate projects focused on improvement of assembly processes.
10% - Analyze trends in cost, quality, lead time and help drive improvements as needed. Processes include requirement to create Manufacturing Bill of Materials (MBOMs) to support build structures.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in an appropriate discipline such as Industrial Engineering or Mechanical Engineering and 5 years minimum experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Ideal candidate will have a working knowledge of lean manufacturing and experience in an industrial production environment. Ideal candidate will also need a backgroiund using gages and other measuring techniques.
Requires U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residency or other status as a U.S. Person. Must be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.
Some travel may be required (10%).
Physical Requirements and Work Environment:
The work environment may require a combination of indoor and outdoor activity (hot, cold, wet, humid conditions) with a varied amount of walking, standing, sitting, climbing (i.e. ladders, stair, scaffolding, ramps), balance (maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing, or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces), bending, reaching, handling/fingering (seizing, holding, grasping, turning picking, pinching), stooping, kneeling, crouching and ability to lift/carry/push/pull up to 50 pounds. While performing the duties of this job, employees may work around variable noise levels. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. May also be required to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer. Some employees may be required to drive between various locations within the Company facility.
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We consider the consistent demonstration of positive, cooperative, self-motivated, courteous and professional behavior to be an essential function of every position. While different positions have different primary areas of responsibility and technical expertise, everyone needs to work as a team, and we expect all employees to contribute as necessary to get the job done.
Unless otherwise stated in the requirements section of an individual job listing, our positions require U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residency, or other status as a U.S. Person as defined by 8 USC 1324b(a)(3).
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.
Individuals with a disability requiring accommodation during the application and/or theinterview process should e-mail the Human Resources Department atAccommodation Request. (accommodationrequest@rocket.com)
Location US-FL-Jupiter
Job ID 20605
Zip 33478
Category Manufacturing and Production - Manufacturing Engineering
On-Site, Hybrid or Remote? On-Site

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