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Project Engineer in Houston, TX at PointOne Recruiting Solutions

Date Posted: 5/3/2019

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Job Description

Category: Manufacturing & EngineeringJob Location: Houston, TX

Position Summary:  Manages engineering activities throughout the plant by performing the following duties personally or through others.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.

Develops and implements critical process engineering improvements relating to the production of castings (i.e. creating or improving part specific production practices/standards, monitoring part production to determine if manufacturing errors are present and work to correct them, etc.)

Provides engineering expertise through 3D modeling CAD (SolidWorks) relating to the design of new castings, casting gating/feeding design, tooling design, and plant improvement design projects.

Manages in house machine shop and provides operator/s with support for existing production machining activities as well as develops new machining production work. Also provides machine operator/s with tooling/project engineering drawings for production of new tooling/fixtures needed throughout the plant.

Improves production practices through improving/creating fixtures/tooling used throughout the plant.

Manages ISO Certification involving an internal audit and recertification audit annually with ISO accreditation auditor.

Creates and manages Quality Assurance practices for parts produced. Creates inspection procedures for all castings provided by company offshore partner foundries.

Provides new/existing part quotation support to the technical sales manager.

Provides engineering support to the plant manager.

Manages progress of samples both domestic and offshore working with clients to assure timely, positive results.

Utilizes MRP and CRM data to manage manufacturing engineering/process data for all production parts.  

Work on special projects.

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) from four-year College or university in appropriate engineering field (manufacturing, mechanical, industrial, etc.) or one to five years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge of investment casting or foundry operations is a plus.

Prior CAD experience (SolidWorks)

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret engineering prints and technical requirements