Senior Manufacturing Engineer in Santa Clarita at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 8/8/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Manufacturing Engineer to join our Santa Clarita, California facility to develop, implement and maintain methods, operation sequence and processes in the manufacture or fabrication of our complex parts, components, sub-assemblies and final assemblies.  

Working closely with design engineering in coordinating the release of new products you will estimates manufacturing cost, determine time standards and make recommendations for tooling and process requirements of new or existing product lines. You will maintain records and reporting systems for coordination of manufacturing operations.


  • Interfaces with design engineering in coordinating the release of new products and conduct review of engineering drawings prior to release.

  • Performs various operational or methods analyses related to labor standards and reviews product/project flow data, equipment and labor requirements for use in conducting manufacturing operations, increasing productivity and reducing production unit cost.

  • Coordinates the evaluation of engineering changes and/or other specifications requirements and performs as technical liaison with other engineering personnel such as program management, finance, design, quality, procurement, inspection, and production.

  • Establishes Manufacturing process flow and work instruction. Create and update manufacturing standard procedure, which defines specific manufacturing processes.

Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelors Degree in Manufacturing/Industrial Engineering or equivalent

  • 4-6 years of experience in a similar role

  • Strong oral and written communication skills with knowledge of MS Office.

  • Ability to read and understand drawings and specifications.

  • Knowledge of basic electronic and mechanical assembly principles.

  • Experience with mathematical concepts (probability and statistical inference, fundamentals of geometry and trigonometry) and apply concepts to practical situations.

  • Experience with CAD software and continuous improvement.

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.