Manufacturing Engineer


The Manufacturing Engineer's main responsibilities are to create, document, and implement new processes and continually improve upon existing processes required to assemble, test, process, and manufacture Onset's products. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide daily hands-on manufacturing engineering support to the production department and technicians by resolving technical problems and training production personnel
  • Use analytical problem-solving skills to troubleshoot digital and analog circuits for existing and new data loggers, controlled and related equipment
  • Lead or participate in a technical role on continuous improvement (CI) activities, supporting multiple departments and processes, products, components, raw materials, and systems
  • Use LEAN principles to support DFM and DFT standards on new product teams
  • Develop and document quality systems for new programs (PFMEA, control plan, process flow, work instructions, and inspection plan); evaluate and update documented manufacturing processes
  • Design, develop, maintain, and calibrate test fixtures
  • Run process and test evaluations to gauge level of control and provide support for SPC
  • Develop programs for test automation and inspection equipment
  • Maintain accurate documentation for product process flow and tool/fixture drawings
  • Support company policies and procedures 

Other duties as assigned


  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily
  • The listed requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
  • This position is full time and does not require supervisory responsibility 


  • Attention to detail, communication, customer focus
  • Decision-making and judgement, initiative and change, job knowledge and skills
  • Problem solving, productivity and quality, self-development and teamwork
  • Proficient with DOE, gauge R&R, test method validation, equipment specification development, as well as process verification and validation


  • BS in manufacturing discipline, BSME preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience and comprehensive knowledge of manufacturing engineering and process development
  • Support of manufacturing personnel in a low volume/high mix production environment
  • Ability to perform root cause analysis through DOE techniques
  • Interpretation and support of IPC electronic assembly standards
  • Computer skills: Solidworks,CAD tools, Visio, Excel, and low-level programming
  • Experience with PCB support and evaluation

Workplace Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate
  • Office employees must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds
  • Light-assembly employees, engineers, and warehouse employees must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 lbs


No calls please. EEO/AA.

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