Technician Manufacturing Engineering III
Ankeny, IA 50023
Provide support and routine tasks, analysis for materials, manufacturing processes and methods. Plans and executes the appropriate test. Responsible for problem identification and resolution, root cause analysis, corrective action tracking, reliability analysis and verification/validation test plan development. Provides guidance on test procedures to engineers and support personnel. Greater knowledge and understanding of lab testing equipment and technologies. Duties: Performs tasks involving analysis of samples, components and/or processes with minor engineering oversight for moderately complex activities. Develops route from the design community into factory manufacturing processes for implementation of new products and improvements. Work with maintenance and production personnel to provide support and troubleshooting of new product programs, equipment, processes or analytical problems. Develop, recommend and implement analytical or process changes needed to maintain or improve product quality on a tactical or strategic basis. Specifies tools and methods and maintains appropriate documentation. Monitors performance of manufacturing and/or test equipment and processes such as heat treatment, paint, robotics, etc and makes necessary modifications to maintain process and keep equipment working properly. Performs planning and estimating for new parts and/or programs to include generating cost for new parts and ordering necessary gages and tooling. Participates on project teams to leverage knowledge and experience while improving factory performance in safety, quality, cost and delivery.