BIRNS—a leading high-tech manufacturer in West Ventura County and the performance and quality leader in its field—develops, manufactures and markets high-performance underwater lighting and connector systems which improve the safety and efficiency of the Marine, Military, and Nuclear Power Generation industries. An ISO 9001:2015-certified company, BIRNS focuses on total customer satisfaction and is seeking an energetic and experienced “hands-on” Manufacturing Engineer- Electromechanical (ME-E).
The ME-E plans, designs, sets up and optimizes our Termination and Assembly manufacturing processes so that goods are produced in a process-controlled and cost-effective manner, delivering zero-defect products, on time, for total customer satisfaction. The ME-E is responsible for designing efficiency, cost-effectiveness, environmental and safety controls into each process. Our ME-E designs, develops, tests, and evaluates integrated systems for managing industrial manufacturing processes including human work factors, quality control, inventory control, logistics and material flow, cost analysis, and production coordination.
Our ME-E is responsible for writing detailed Work Instructions and Operational Procedures for all BIRNS Termination and Assembly operations. Reporting to the Production Manager, the ME-E teams with our Engineering and Quality leadership to continuously improve production processes in our facility.
Pay for this position is negotiable, and is based on demonstrated experience and skill.
Bachelor’s degree (BS) in manufacturing or industrial or electrical engineering from a technical college or university, and ten years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience with electrical and optical termination is required.
Experience with complex wire harness production is particularly helpful.
Experience with wiring/J-STD-001/IPC-610/WHMA-A-620-A is helpful.
Proficiency in 5S, Lean, and SPC is strongly desired.
Other certifications or training such as Six Sigma or similar is strongly preferred but not required. ANSI/TIA/EIA-455 experience is a plus.
We are a friendly, mutually-supportive and dedicated hard-working team, and we offer competitive salary, good health benefits, 401k plan, paid holiday and vacation. The work is interesting and challenging, as we are often involved with fascinating and demanding projects.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $85,000.00 - $105,000.00 per year
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Health insurance
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Parental leave
- Professional development assistance
- Vision insurance
We require team members to be fully vaccinated against Covid, and have a comprehensive Covid Prevention Plan in place.
- Manufacturing Engineering: 10 years (Preferred)
Work Location: In person