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Engineer, AME 2


Clemmons, NC, US, 27012

Business Unit:  Systems and Support
Function:  Operations

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.


The Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for leading and coordinating activities related to production assembly & test as they relate to Triumph Fluid Power & Actuation products.

Essential Functions
• Proficient in reading machining and assembly drawings, understanding tolerance stack-ups, fits and clearances, and GD&T
• Demonstrates a good understanding of inspection methods and equipment used to verify component compliance to engineering specifications/drawings
• Ability to utilize tools necessary to assemble and disassemble units while conducting investigations of assembly/test issues
• Ability to assess and if necessary, correct minor cosmetic defects on components that do not affect fit or function.
• Proficient with the use of Creo Cad software and working with part and assembly models.
• Ability to develop tooling and fixturing that would be required to support the assembly and testing processes
• Ability to work with assemblers and test maintenance to troubleshoot and remedy acceptance test issues, including verifying supplier testing is accurate for purchased components
• Familiar with commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within the machining / fabrication environment and secondary processes. Understands dimensional tolerancing and can assess product drawings for manufacturability
• Understands and applies production techniques such as 5S, PFMEA, Continuous Improvement, Six-Sigma and Lean concepts
• Works on special projects assigned by production engineering manager to facilitate customer requirements.
• Support the Engineering Change Notification (ECN) process by reviewing drawings for impact to assembly and testing methods, tooling and fixturing.
• Support QA through root cause investigation using 5-why, 8D or fishbone diagrams and implementing corrective actions.
• Contributes to team effort by maintaining a positive outlook.
• Complies with all company policies and procedures, including safety requirements
• Other duties as assigned to ensure customer needs are met.


Required education, certification, and experience
• Bachelor of Science in an Engineering discipline or equivalent experience.
• Three (3) years as a manufacturing engineer with a strong background in troubleshooting issues in an assembly type environment.


• Strong Mechanical Aptitude
• Basic Hydraulics knowledge
• Creo
• Microsoft Office
• Inspection Tooling
• Continuous Improvement Techniques
• ASME Y14.5M-2009
• Ability to read and write English


Supervisory responsibility
The Manufacturing Engineer role has no supervisory responsibilities.


Physical demands
• May require lifting, pulling and carrying up to forty (40) pounds
• Frequent bending, climbing stairs, and reaching
• Sitting for up to eight (8) hours per day, standing up to eight (8) hours per day, or a combination of sitting and standing.
• Ability to hear and see, with or without the assistance of a device


MInimal travel required.


Pursuant to International Traffic Arms Regulations (“ITAR”) and the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”), applicants for SELECT positions will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residence, or U.S. Immigration Status in order to meet the minimum qualifications for those select positions. All inquiries related to citizenship are asked solely to comply with ITAR and EAR export licensing requirements

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability. Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via HRDepartment@triumphgroup.com. If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here

Nearest Major Market: Winston-Salem