EFE is open, as an essential business that provides manufacturing support to critical instruments serving medical, the federal government and military needs, we are keeping our manufacturing operations running. We are taking all necessary precautions to minimize risk to our employees, clients, partners, and community, all while continuing to maintain excellent service and the highest quality manufactured goods for these critical devices.

Manager of Engineering

Manager of Engineering

SUMMARY
The manager of manufacturing engineering position oversees the development and implementation of manufacturing processes to maintain proper product functionality as well as cost efficiency; ensures the engineering team and other manufacturing departments work together cohesively and is responsible for the development of equipment to aid in the manufacturing process; leads and directs the work of assigned manufacturing engineers and project engineers.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Analyze and design lean manufacturing cells using effective systems and simulation tools to optimize, use of space, equipment, material and personnel.
  • Assist in developing plant layout in planning rearrangement of facilities, equipment and operations for better utilization of space.
  • Work closely with research and development contacts, quality assurance and maintenance personnel to prevent problems with products and tooling/fixtures.
  • Ensure all manufacturing safety regulatory policies and procedures are always implemented and maintained.
  • Stay informed concerning new manufacturing technologies and equipment in order to manufacture and reduce cost through efficiencies.
  • Support all current and new product introductions.
  • Ensure vendors/subcontractors are manufacturing products according to product specifications.
  • Determine and eliminate root causes and diminish occurrences in the manufacturing process.
  • Ensure that all manufacturing product specifications are developed, and testing procedures are in place before starting up vendors/subcontractors.
  • Able to assist in reducing cost through re-engineering product/material.
  • Assist in the assessment of vendor/subcontractor evaluation for consideration.
  • Responsible for training vendors/subcontractors on new product launches to meet target date.
  • Develop an Engineering network to support project requirements.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE+

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or related discipline and a minimum of 5 years’ experience in product manufacturing.
  • Good communications skills and the ability to work with Engineers, Designers, Drafters, and Technicians
  • Experience with Electronical Products is highly desirable.
  • MRP II, Kanban, ISO 9000, Six-Sigma or similar program, and Kaizen training and experience are highly desired.
  • Experience within a highly technical production environment is highly desirable.

Positive Company Culture welcoming all individuals with a dynamic leadership team and a highly engaged workforce.

The company’s mission is to provide quality electronic contract manufacturing services to the industrial marketplace and has achieved AS9100D certification. The company services customers in a range of industries, including automotive components, avionic devices, medical systems, optical systems, semiconductor manufacturing and more.

EFE operates out of a newly renovated 35,000 square foot facility located in Perkasie, PA. Employees are offered a competitive compensation package that includes medical, dental and life insurance, a 401K plan and paid time off.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please e-mail your current resume with cover letter and salary requirements to mshire@efelabs.com