Senior Manufacturing Engineer

October 19, 2017

Location: Southeastern MA

Salary:  Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits

Job Description:

Our client, a global leader in industrial weighing technology, needs an experienced Manufacturing Engineer to join its team.  The company is looking for a meticulous, precision-oriented professional with strong mechanical and CAD expertise and the ability to work with a wide variety of stake-holders, including engineering, sales and production personnel. The successful candidate’s primary function and role will be to transition custom-designed weighing systems from engineering to manufacturing with specific emphasis on manufacturing-specific requirements, including fabrication and welding-specific modifications, and other manufacturing-driven requirements. He or she will serve as liaison between the senior engineering project leaders on each project and the manufacturing department. The ideal candidate is someone who enjoys contributing to an innovative, forward-thinking team and who can always keep the end user in mind.


  • Define and improve existing manufacturing processes with specific emphasis on product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling and materials.
  • Utilize deep knowledge of welding, machining and fabrication to improve manufacturing efficiency by optimizing designs and drawings to best utilize existing resources.

  • Design and specify appropriate tooling and fixtures.

  • Drive cost-down initiatives in conjunction with supply-line team utilizing appropriate tools such as DFMA.

  • Create processes and procedures utilizing Lean Management principles to help the company meet budgetary goals as well as performance objectives.   

  • Embody the core values of the company in interactions with customers, coworkers, suppliers and its extended community.

  • Design and develop new products and product mock-ups working with the engineering team.

  • Initiate Engineering Change Orders and work closely with engineering team on implementation.
  • Communicate regularly with suppliers, including acting as the liaison between the company and its metalwork and fabrication suppliers.
  • Establish an effective and efficient work process.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering required.

  • 5+ years’ design and quality control experience in product manufacturing.

  • Strong organizational, analytical and communication skills.

  • History of progressive responsibility a plus.

  • Proficient with AutoCAD Inventor or SolidWorks.


Contact Information:

Associate:  Jean M. Nolan

Phone:  508-647-0434