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.

Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for the day-to-day activities within the Manufacturing Engineering Department, including new product implementation, process development, documentation, engineering change orders, tool & fixture design, test equipment design, supplier development, and smooth transition of component and system designs into the production environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Coordinates transition of new product into production.
  • Coordinates process development.
  • Configures and organizes product for manufacture.
  • Coordinates product design of production specials.
  • Coordinates design reviews for GD&T (Geo-Metric Dimensioning and Tolerancing) and DFM/DFA (Design for Manufacture / Design for Assembly) analysis.
  • Ensures that all documentation, used in production, is accurate and current.
  • Monitors the ECO (engineering change order) process to assure they are accurate, timely, and cost effective.
  • Maintains the knowledge base that consists of but is not limited to processes, documentation, change orders, BOM’s, product tables, and system logs.
  • Supplier development and certification.
  • Confers with other departments to coordinate activities of individual departments.
  • Coordinates distribution and rework of NCM (non-conforming material).
  • Uses Solidworks CAM software to support CNC machining

Baseline Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product.
  • Suggests changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of department.
  • Interprets and supports duties within manufacturing department.
  • Analyzes and resolves problems or assists workers in solving problems.
  • Aides in interpreting company policies to workers and enforces safety regulations.
  • Initiates or suggests plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals.

Management Responsibilities

No direct supervision. May be assigned “lead person” responsibilities for other Manufacturing Engineers, including task assignments.

Education and/or Experience

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or related discipline experience in product manufacturing is highly desirable.
  • Good communications skills and the ability to work with Engineers, Designers, Drafters, and Technicians
  • Experience with Electronic 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.
  • Machine tool and CNC programming experience highly desirable

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