TitusvilleFLRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Titusville jobs

Manufacturing Engineer

Company: Knight Enterprises, LLC
Location: Titusville
Posted on: September 18, 2022

Job Description:


JOB TITLE: Manufacturing Engineer

DEPARTMENT: Manufacturing Engineering

REPORTS TO: Director of Manufacturing

PURPOSE OF POSITION:Experienced manufacturing engineer to develop and implement optimal, cost-effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards; recommends and implements improvements to production processes, methods and controls; coordinates manufacturing launch for new or revised products. Knowledge of materials, heat treating, protective finishes and manufacturing techniques must be employed to assure quality and manufacturability of KAC products

SPECIAL TRAINING NEEDED: Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related disciplines, or 5+ years commensurate level of experience with related products.


  • Previous experience working in a manufacturing environment is strongly preferred.
  • 3-5 years' experience using CAD software and releasing drawings (SolidWorks and Solid Edge desired).
  • 3-5 years' experience and knowledge of Industry and Military drafting standards and practices, specifically ASME Y14.5 and ASME Y14.100, as well as strong GD&T knowledge and application of IAW ASME Y14.5 preferred.
  • Intermediate to Advanced knowledge of mechanical shop operation and technology including machining and welding is strongly preferred.
  • Experience designing/working with various materials such as aluminum, steels, stainless steels, plastics, composites, and other exotic materials.
  • Experience in design or analysis of mechanisms along with engineering drawing development.
  • Must be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization through work in a strong collaborative environment.
  • Candidate must have experience in 2D-3D modeling, design for manufacturing, and ability to work independently or within a multi-disciplined team environment.
  • Ability to work with vendors, customers, and employees.DESCRIPTION OF JOB DUTIES:
    • Engineer is to support manufacturing. Responsible for the design and development of parts, tooling and fixtures to support various manufacturing processes.
    • Tasked with creating parametric CAD models, detailed drawings, drawing release, part inspection, implementation and verification of product performance.
    • Create innovative designs by working with internal Program Groups, Research and Development Teams and other areas of Engineering Operations where products are designed. Will work closely with the internal machinists and external suppliers on design for manufacturability.
    • Participate in concurrent engineering design reviews.
    • Write appropriation requests.
    • Evaluate and solve production problems.
    • Train assemblers or conduct training to introduce new processes.
    • Prepare/manufacture prototypes as required utilizing the principals of concurrent engineering.
    • Will gain experience using multiple manufacturing processes including chemical metal finishing, CNC machining, welding,
    • EDM and various Additive Manufacturing technologies.
    • Will consider the availability of materials and equipment, interchangeability, strength-weight efficiency, contractual specification requirements and cost.
    • Performs additional duties as assigned by management.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
      • Seeing: Required
      • Speaking: Required
      • Hearing: Required
      • Standing: Occasionally
      • Walking: Occasionally
      • Sitting: Constantly, 7-8 hours per shift
      • Lifting: Occasionally, up to 25-pounds
      • Carrying: Occasionally, up to 25-pounds
      • Pushing: Rarely, up to 100-pounds
      • Pulling: Rarely, up to 100-pounds
      • Climbing: Occasionally
      • Balancing: Rarely
      • Bending: Occasionally
      • Twisting: Occasionally
      • Reaching: Occasionally
      • Grasping/Handling: Frequently, for dexterity, fine finger handling
      • Stooping/Crouching: Rarely
      • Kneeling: Rarely
      • Crawling: RarelyBENEFITS INCLUDE:
        • Benefits Package
        • PTO
        • Paid Holidays
        • Competitive CompensationApply here at knightarmco.com/careers

          Email our Recruiter at recruiter@knightarmco.com

          Environmental Conditions:

          Inside: 80% Outside: 20%

          Temperature Conditions: Controlled -in Excess of 70-degrees - occasionally

          Knight Enterprises Management, L.L.C. is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other protected factor by country, regional or local law. Knight's policies regarding recruitment, hiring, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, training and all other personnel matters are free from discriminatory practices and are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities.

          To view the U.S. Department of Labor's (DOL) Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster, please go to the following link: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf

Keywords: Knight Enterprises, LLC, Titusville , Manufacturing Engineer, Engineering , Titusville, Florida

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Florida jobs by following @recnetFL on Twitter!

Titusville RSS job feeds