Manufacturing Engineer, CNC Programmer

companyTransdigm Group
locationSalina, NY, USA
PublishedPublished: 5/11/2024
Full Time
120,000 to 139,999 per year
Job Description

Pay Range: $80,000 - $120,000

Position Summary

Position supports the manufacture of quality products in an efficient manner through the design and development of appropriate methods and effective use of machining processes to produce quality machined parts.


  • Develops methods and processes for manufactured parts and assemblies through routings, operation sketches, tool sheets and set-up information.
  • Creates CNC programs using Esprit CAM software and knowledge base along with YFT best practice saved processes.
  • Supports the organization's new product introductions, productivity, machine strategy and continuous improvement initiatives including implementation of robotics and new CNC equipment.
  • Evaluates, specifies and / or designs tooling, gauges and fixtures to be used in the manufacturing process.
  • Sustains legacy CNC programs and documentation as necessary.
  • Define, track and report on machining efficiencies using process metrics.
  • Maintain and improve on tooling selection, usages and costs.
  • Lead and implement engineering activities on the shop floor.
  • Project management and implementation as assigned.
  • Track, evaluate and improve production time standards.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or U.S. Person/Permanent Resident "Green Card" holder.
  • Associate's Degree in an Engineering discipline preferred, or the equivalent education and experience.
  • Knowledge of and experience with efficient and effective CNC machining methods across multiple types of machines
  • Proficient in the use of CAD / CAM software; (Auto Desk Inventor / Master CAM, Esprit preferred).
  • Understanding of GD T and how it relates to the process
  • Demonstrated understanding of surface plate inspection procedures
  • Ability to promote and maintain manufacturing process standardization.
  • Good interpersonal communication skills and team player, must be able to accept feedback
  • Demonstrated experience in robust fixture and tooling design.
Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Individuals may need to sit or stand as needed. May require walking primarily on a level surface for periodic periods throughout the day. Reaching above shoulder heights, below the waist or lifting as required to file documents or store materials throughout the workday. Proper lifting techniques required. May include lifting up to 10 pounds for files, computer printouts on occasion.
  • The performance of this position may occasionally require exposure to the manufacturing areas where under certain areas require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses with side shields and mandatory hearing protection. Primary environment: ambient room temperatures, lighting and traditional office equipment as found in a typical office environment.
Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, including disabled and veterans

Salary range

  • 120,000 to 139,999 per year

Required skills

  • Inventor