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Engineer, AME 3


Macomb, MI, US, 48042

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.

  • This employee will be part of changing a facility to the most modern techniques of manufacturing including IoT, advanced data acquisition and variable analysis.
  • Work in a cross functional team environment.
  • Review process planning and manufacturing instructions with machinists, quality and engineering on the manufacturing floor. 
  • Investigating root cause of rejections that occur during the manufacturing and assembly of precision rotating parts and other components
  • Determining corrective actions to resolve the problem and eliminate repeat occurrences
  • Troubleshoot problems encountered within current processes, equipment, and operations or provide solutions.
  • The Manufacturing Engineer will have the authority to make decisions on and implement appropriate corrective / preventative action.
  • Apply lean manufacturing principles.
  • Facilitates kaizen events for continuous improvement through the elimination of wastes.
  • Drive resolution of manufacturing issues.
  • Evaluate manufacturing process to generate cost reduction opportunities and complete actions to reduce costs or improve OEE.
  • The successful candidate will have a BA/BS in an Engineering discipline will have at least 5 years of experience in an aerospace manufacturing environment.
  • Education will be balanced with practical work experience performing technical operations activities, such as manufacturing engineer shop support, developing manufacturing operation sequence instructions, supporting production technology (automation, machines, metrology), and facilitating manufacturing process improvement initiatives.
  • The candidate will be able to describe a good working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Must have the ability to prepare estimates for company proposals and be able to present in written reports format and oral presentations.
  • The individual must possess outstanding communication skills that enable him/her to work independently with related engineering disciplines and production managers at all levels.
  • Ability to participate in and lead medium-to-large teams, including pre-planning, team building, project scheduling, budget control and project management are essential.
  • It is a baseline requirement that the candidate is energetic about Design-for Manufacturing/Assembly, Factory-of-the-Future, Industry 4.0, and Internet of Things concepts as applied to systems, tools, automation, visual planning and processes.

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