Manufacturing Engineer/CNC Programmer in East Farmingdale at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 7/31/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


The Opportunity | Manufacturing Engineer (CNC)


The Manufacturing Engineer interacts and supports the machine shop production and personnel. The individual receives direction from the Plant or Manufacturing Engineering Manager or the Senior Manufacturing Engineer regarding methodology of manufacturing. The individual is responsible to generate methods in detailed format for Manufacturing Production. The individual will perform all necessary tool and fixture designs for both manufacturing and quality requirements with minimum supervision. The individual will interact with both in-house manufacturing personnel, as well as, vendor interaction in the support of all tool and fixture fabrication. The individual supports CNC Programming methods within our manufacturing facility.


Your Challenge



  • Generates Operation Sheets and Operation Sketches to support all phases of manufacturing within the facility.

  • Designs necessary tooling and fixtures required to support manufacturing processes.

  • Maintain all applicable manufacturing project documentation.

  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by Supervisor.

  • Support Manufacturing Engineering Department in the absence of the Senior Manufacturing Engineer.


Your Expertise



  • Ability to methodize parts with minimum supervision. Knowledge of machine shop practices and techniques.

  • Design and overview tool and fixturing requirements for manufacturing components.

  • Basic knowledge of raw materials and related machinability. Ability to define applicable feeds - speeds combinations for established manufacturing process.

  • Ability to generate CAD drawings.

  • Capable to analyze manufacturing equipment or tooling problems to efficiently implement solutions to economically solve these production problems in a timely manner.

  • Knowledge of computer controlled machine tools.

  • Associate Degree minimum in Manufacturing/Mechanical Technology or equivalent related field or a commensurate level of related experience.

  • Five (5) years minimum experience performing manufacturing engineering responsibilities, inclusive of manufacturing methods, tool and fixture design, and budget and cost analysis.

  • Working knowledge of Mastercam CAD/CAM software version 8.xx or greater.


This position may require exposure to information that 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.