Manufacturing Engineer
Posted on 3/15/2023

10,001+ employees

Innovative water solutions
Company Overview
Xylem helps consumers solve water. The company works to bring clean water, sanitation and hygiene education to schools and communities in emerging markets, and respond with water solutions when disaster strikes around the globe
Uniontown, PA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Customer Service
Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor's degree in Manufacturing related major BSIE, BSME, BSIT, BSMT
  • Must possess strong analytical and technical skills
  • Must possess good communication skills (written and oral)
  • Must have a good working knowledge of entire manufacturing processes
  • Project leadership
  • System thinking
  • Teamwork
  • Solution design
  • Technical problem solving
  • Customer solution orientation
  • Analyze and interpret engineering drawings, specifications and customer requirements, prepare routings outlining optimum manufacturing instructions, procedures, tooling and standard costs
  • Perform cost estimates as requested. Work with purchasing and outside suppliers to generate accurate cost estimates, component, and material and process lead-time
  • Create and maintain Standard Cost (Data) files, ISO procedures and other Facility documentation and records as required
  • Analyze and interpret engineering drawings referring to in-house capabilities, prepare and/or request CNC programs, tooling, fixtures, procedures or work instructions and generate as required. Interface with and train factory operators as required to optimize processes
  • Prepare capital and expense budget proposals, cost analysis, appropriation requests, equipment requirements, process specifications and pant layouts to support business goals and VBLSS projects. Interact with all departments to resolve manufacturing issues and serve on committees and teams as requested
  • Investigate and resolve production, quality, equipment, maintenance and/or tooling problems. Investigate and communicate new technology, equipment and manufacturing innovations
  • Perform time studies and establish standards for operations
  • Maintain work cell and facility layout drawings
  • Analyze existing equipment and performance to provide recommendations for needed capacity, efficiency, customer service, quality and safety
  • Communicate with Manufacturing Engineering team on a daily basis, to assist in meeting contract requirements for all production lines and to maintain technical expertise, flexibility and uniformity
  • Coordinate with Production planning, Quality, Customer Service, and Engineering, as well as other departments to insure product materials and other requirements are available to support manufacturing, quality and on time delivery
  • Participation in Xylem Watermark volunteer activities
  • Additional duties and responsibilities may be required based on organization needs
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience within a manufacturing industry with assembly or electronic assembly processes
  • Six Sigma and/or Lean Manufacturing Certifications
  • CNC programming experience
  • AS400 Business System Knowledge
  • AutoCAD Software knowledge