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Sustaining Engineer I (Mechanical)

Company : Safran Electrical & Power Job field : Industrial Engineering Location : Sarasota , Florida , United States Contract type : Permanent Contract duration : Full-time Required degree : Bachelor's Degree Required experience : First experience Salary range : NA

Job Description

The individual(s) will be responsible for the support and improvement of Legacy Product and New Product for the Sarasota Distribution Components product lines. Conducts engineering assignments including the design analysis and re-design of existing products and components to reduce product costs and improve quality. Maintain design control, provide production support, and assist with customer and supplier support of existing parts and products on as needed basis to assure problem resolution and growth of the business.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
• Uses systematic, data driven problem solving processes such as 8D, A3, DMAIC, PDCA to solve design and manufacturing problems
• Contributes to review/documentation of changes proposed by Manufacturing, Purchasing and Suppliers including material obsolescence evaluations following our CR process
• Contributes to field event investigations
• Contributes to the development of engineering and design validation test procedures per Military, SAE, RTCA DO-160, Customer(s) and EN standards, performs testing as needed, and documents results with support of more experienced team members
• Evaluates use of non-conforming parts, processes and assemblies to determine their usability in the end product while ensuring that the quality and functionality of the product will be maintained
• Reviews Customers technical inquiries and requests to modify products
• Participates in overall engineering activities as needed
• Follows SAFRAN and Aerospace procedures and regulations
• Regular, predictable attendance is required
• Must be willing to work overtime as necessary

Physical Demands:
Sitting 70% / Standing 20% / Walking & lifting 10%

Work Environment:
Split between office work and working on the shop floor and in the Testing Laboratory with production and testing technicians. Must be available for business travel as needed.

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications/Requirements:
• Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Aerospace or another relevant discipline of Engineering from an accredited institution.
• Mechanical and technical background in electrical and mechanical systems with hands on experience
• Self-starter, drive for excellence and good organizational skills
• Ability to read/understand prints (including GD&T), routings, bill of materials and process sheets.
• Ability to read, interpret and apply Engineering Aerospace Standards and Specifications (MIL, SAE, RTCA, International (EN) and Customer Proprietary)
• Understanding of electrical circuits and mechanical systems
• Understanding of various machining and manufacturing processes
• Ability to collect and interpret data to troubleshoot and problem solve
• Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
• Strong Microsoft Office skills (especially Microsoft Excel)
Preferred Qualifications:
• Previous experience in the aerospace industry
• 2 years experience in a manufacturing environment
• Master's Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from an accredited institution
• Hands on experience with machining processes
• Experience with Solidworks, PTC CREO, CATIA, Windchill & SAP
• Fluent French and/or Spanish

Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. This job posting does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.

This position requires access to technologies and hardware subject to US national security based export control requirements. All applicants must be US Persons (8 USC 1324b(a)(3)), or otherwise authorized by the U.S. Government. No company sponsorship will be offered.

This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by an employee within this position. The actual duties, responsibilities and qualifications may vary based on assignment or group. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic data or other legally protected status.

Safran Electrical and Power is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. To verify the information in the job listing or if you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please call: 941-210-8648. We will decide on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

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