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Manufacturing Process Engineer

Job Tracking ID:  85347-294593
Location:   Dallastown, PA
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  November 19, 2019
Radford Job Code: 04701-04706
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Job Description:


To determine correct materials and procedures for product Fabrication and Assembly in order to meet quality, cost, and schedule objectives.



  • Generates Bills of Material (BOMs) for use in procuring required material for job. 
  • Generates shop routings for each drawing for fabrication or assembly of parts in a timely and cost effective manner, therefore knowing the equipment and processes to achieve this task. 
  • Generates requests for any required tooling, and assure that the tooling, etc., is correct. 
  • Supports the Contracts Department with customer changes. 
  • Responds to drawing changes issued by Engineering as needed by re-ordering materials, changing shop routings and methods and changing work orders in the shop. 
  • Reviews Engineering drawings at the Preliminary Release phase. 
  • Works with Engineering on specification call outs and changes.
  • Interprets drawings and assists in resolving customer and manufacturing questions. 
  • Assists the Sales Department with new quotes by generating BOMs. 
  • Plans for road trips for product servicing and warranty jobs. 
  • Continually looks for opportunities to improve manufacturing time and cost.
  • Provides input to update Work Instructions and procedures.


Other Job Functions

  • Other duties may be assigned.



This position has no supervisory responsibilities. 

Experience and Skills:


Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards.

Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors.

Ability to interact appropriately with the public when necessary.

Ability to adhere to workplace rules.



AA/AS or BA/BS degree in a technical field, manufacturing or industrial disciplines.

2 to 4 years related experience in manufacturing.

Knowledge of shop equipment.



Office environment.

Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time.

Ability to perform repetitive motion (keyboarding, 10-key, phones).

Ability to lift  up to 10 pounds.

Additional Information:
Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:   At least 3 Years
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP