Senior Manufacturing Engineer in Gilbert at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 9/30/2019

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The Opportunity | Senior Manufacturing Engineer


Curtiss-Wright is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to join our team in support of our machining operations. As a Manufacturing Engineer, you will be part of a team responsible for developing and improving methods and processes to manufacture aerospace components. As a Manufacturing Engineer you will have the opportunity to support both new product development and improve existing products using Lean concepts and through continuous improvement activities.



Your challenge:



  • Interface with design engineering to coordinate the release of new products and conduct review of engineering drawings prior to release

  • Develop CNC programming code for multi-axis and multi-spindle machines using CAM software

  • Define the methods and processes required to manufacture aerospace components from raw stock to finished components

  • Create manufacturing routings and bills of materials to define manufacturing processes within an ERP system

  • Implement Lean concepts and support continuous improvement activities

  • Trouble shoot machining issues on the shop floor and implement corrective actions as required

  • Support special processes including heat treating, brazing, plating, and anodizing

  • Support Material Review Board (MRB) activities to disposition non-conforming hardware


Your expertise:



  • Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering discipline preferred

  • Minimum of 4 years' experience developing CNC programs using CAM software

  • Ability to read and interpret drawings and specifications

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

  • Experience with mathematical concepts (fundamentals of geometry and trigonometry) and ability to apply concepts to practical situations

  • Familiarity with aerospace materials (stainless steel, high temperature alloys, etc.) is a plus

  • Familiarity with heat treating, brazing, plating, and/or anodizing is a plus



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.