United States of America
HCA22: Aerostructures -Riverside 8200 Arlington Ave, Riverside, CA, 92503 USA
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Collins Aerospace is seeking a Senior Manufacturing Engineer, NC Programming to support the fabrication of advanced composite structures used on commercial and military platforms. The responsible engineer for this position will create numerically controlled (NC) programs for custom CNC machines and robots, including automated fiber placement, 5 & 6 mills, and robotic cells. Creation of NC programs will focus on quality, cycle time reduction, and cost reduction to support company goals. This is a production-oriented position operating in a manufacturing shop environment and the ideal candidate will have experience working on a shop floor.
This position works 100% onsite
Applies scientific principles to innovate, design, develop, and implement technologies, components, sub-systems, machines, tools, and systems to ensure compliance to specifications, requirements, and customer guarantees across applicable operating conditions.
Will lead the NC group to utilize fundamentals, CORE, and advanced methods to optimize and standardized NC programs across the site.
Analyze operations information and make the appropriate changes to equipment, processes or documentation to solve problems, improve efficiency and part quality.
Work alongside a multi-discipline team of engineers on a variety of tasks related to composite component manufacture.
Preparation and development of numerical programs used to drive NC and CNC equipment/machines/robots with minimal supervision.
Interpret technical drawings and 3D models
Use Catia and CAD/CAM software to model cutting paths, program machines accordingly and simulate part programs
Create inspection programs to ensure products meet design specifications
Adjust machine cutting paths or settings to optimize production while maintaining quality
Consider tools required to cut materials and program machines accordingly
Liaises closely with manufacturing, quality and operations in the planning, design, development and utilization of NC programs
Creates work instructions for machinists to load/unload machined parts onto CNC equipment and specify cutters used to machine parts.
Interface with operations team from various value streams for communication on new program requests and immediate needs. Develop and manage NC program schedule.
Ensures sequences in manufacturing processes and product builds are followed and comply with Environmental Health & Safety and Quality requirements.
Investigates root cause of process failures or quality issues and develops go-forward approach.
Uses data analytics / statistical process control (SPC) for productivity, First Pass Yield (FPY) and business unit targets and improvement.
Engages in problem solving initiatives & challenges status quo (e.g., root cause and corrective action investigations, OEE, FPY, customer escapes)
Interfaces with fellow manufacturing engineers, structures design engineers, engineering management, operations, shop floor personnel, and external vendors. Works with other senior manufacturing technical staff in cross-discipline technical initiatives involving design, quality, equipment, testing, Material Review Board (MRB) and Materials & Process engineers.
Contributes on Process Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (PFMEA) and control build plans.
Identifies opportunities on drawings and specifications to influence changes to engineering designs and line balancing.
Participates in tool design reviews to ensure tools are feasible for automated equipment.
Involved in process improvement and continuous improvement activities. Implements results of lean manufacturing initiatives.
Implements process improvements by applying various engineering applications such as: robotics, automation and simulation.
Participates in digital manufacturing solutions with support from digital subject matter experts
Reads and interprets material and process specifications, engineering drawings, technical reports, manuals, and work instructions.
Adaptation of machine or equipment design to factory and production conditions
Bachelor’s degree (typically in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)) and a minimum of 5 years of prior relevant experience unless prohibited by local laws/regulations
Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 3 years of experience
Current experience in robotic programming
Experienced and knowledgeable in using CATIA V5/V6, 3DExperience Software Suite & CATIA’s Composite Workbench
Must be a U.S. Person/Permanent Resident “Green Card” holder
Ability to multitask, problem solve, and manage resources along with effective time management and organizational skills.
Intermediate knowledge and experience of various operation software and MS Office software.
Robotics and Automation – basics
Command and knowledge using MS Office software
Six Sigma – Understanding level
Project Management – Basic understanding
Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio, and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.
Our Advanced Structures team leverages advanced materials and additive manufacturing to develop complex interior and exterior solutions. These solutions ensure structural integrity of the aircraft, help aircraft take off and land, stay trim in the air, move forward, carry cargo and conduct rescues. We delight our customers with superior products and best-in-class service. Our global team is committed to continuous improvement – we work hard to make our solutions lighter-weight, stronger and more technically advanced, so that plane travel can be safer, more affordable and more sustainable in the years to come. We are looking for the best and brightest to fly and land with us!
We make modern flight possible for millions of travelers and our military every second. Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems or creating a positive in-flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, Power & Controls focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!
Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.
WE ARE REDEFINING AEROSPACE.
Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to the development of our products.
Hybrid: Employees who are working in Hybrid roles will work regularly both onsite and offsite. Ratio of time working onsite will be determined in partnership with your leader.
Remote: Employees who are working in Remote roles will work primarily offsite (from home). An employee may be expected to travel to the site location as needed.
Regardless of your role type, collaboration and innovation are critical to our business and all employees will have access to digital tools so they can work with colleagues around the world and access to Collins sites when their work requires in-person meetings.
Some of our competitive benefits package includes:
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees
Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution, including a Lifetime Income Strategy option
Employee Scholar Program, tuition reimbursement program
Life insurance and disability coverage
Optional coverages you can buy: Pet Insurance, Home and Auto, additional life insurance, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, group legal
Ovia Health, fertility, and family planning
Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 5 free counseling sessions
Incentives for a Healthy You
Bright Horizons, back-up child / elder care and college coach resources
Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits
Teladoc Medical Experts, second opinion program
Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.
Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)
Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for more than 1 year
At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.
Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day
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Raytheon Technologies is a leader in the global building and aerospace businesses. Our investments in technology enable us to develop new and improved ways to keep people safe, comfortable, productive and on the move. Raytheon Technologies products touch millions of people every single day. By combining a passion for science with precision engineering, we create the smart, sustainable solutions that ...