JOB SUMMARY: Looking to fill various Engineering positions in the areas of Quality Engineering, Process/Manufacturing Engineering, Continuous Improvement, Metallurgy/Material Science and Project Engineering. Job involves, but not limited to providing technical leadership in support of the manufacturing operation of the company.
This position currently has no supervisory responsibilities. Personnel with necessary Qualifications and experience may qualify for leadership roles.
MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical/ Manufacturing/Metallurgy/Material Science/Industrial Engineering.
Three years of experience in relevant field in a manufacturing environment (Forging experience preferred)
In lieu of the above, any equivalent combination of training and experience that provides the aforementioned knowledge, abilities, and skills may be considered at the Company’s discretion.
APP, Inc. engineers and manufactures certain products that are considered ITAR-controlled items under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). Consistent with ITAR, any position at APP, Inc. that involves work with the engineering or manufacturing functions of the Company may only be filled by a candidate who is (i) a citizen of the United States, or (ii) a person who has been accorded the privilege of residing permanently in the United States as an immigrant in accordance with the immigration laws. Are you a U.S. Citizen or U.S. Person? (U.S. Person = a natural person who is a lawful permanent resident as defined in 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20) or who is a protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).)
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES
Should have knowledge of latest developments in his/her field of expertise and is expected to provide technical leadership in areas of responsibilities.
Will be exposed to various technical functions in the company and is expected to shoulder a cross-functional roles/responsibilities.
Should be cost focused, initiate and implement continuous improvement projects and solutions using value-engineering concepts.
Should act as a change agent and champion implementation of best business practice.
Should enjoy technical challenges, problem solving, root cause analysis, corrective actions.
Person should be organized, creative and enjoy working with people in a team environment.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to:
Stand, walk, as well as talk and hear.
Will frequently manipulate parts weighing up to 30 lbs. and move more than 30 lbs. with the aid of material handling equipment and/or assistance.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and color vision.
Requires manual dexterity and continued use of both hands, use of hand tools, power tools and related equipment.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Employee is occasionally exposed to moving forklifts, working plant machinery and power tools.
Work environment is indoors. Workstation is located in an industrial manufacturing plant.
Temperature in work area can exceed 90F throughout the work year.
Exposure to sharp aluminum shavings and burr chips.
Noise level varies from moderate to high.
Moderate-to-high vibration by industrial machinery and power tools.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Aluminum Precision Products (APP) is an international leader in closed and open die forgings of aluminum and titanium alloys. We offer you the opportunity to be a part of a globally recognized organization that enjoys an unparalleled reputation for quality. We are always looking for qualified individuals to join our team. Here you’ll be challenged on a daily basis, tasked with solving problems, working with smart, energetic, and dedicated people.