Manufacturing Engineering Specialist, Optics - Frontline (Day Shift)

L3Harris Technologies - Burlington, ON (30+ days ago)

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About L3Harris Technologies

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130 countries.

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customer's mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

About the Role

This role is a primary Manufacturing Engineering contact person to the day shift production team, focused on quality and reliability within the cell, in addition to on time delivery. This person is integral to the daily success of the shop floor team and is responsible for using root cause analysis tools to resolve production issues quickly and completely. The successful candidate will be focused on the verification and alignment of optical subassemblies or systems.

Essential Responsibilities

Act as a point of contact to Manufacturing team for assistance in troubleshooting and resolving mechanical, electro-mechanical and electro optical manufacturing issues

Create and maintain documentation to support manufacturing changes, including assembly procedures, Work Instructions and Manufacturing Execution System (MES) authoring

Attend and provide responses to daily cell standup meetings

Participate in daily cell Material Review Board (MRB) meetings, including supporting closure of Non-Conformance Reports (NCR's) and disposition of non-conforming material

Responsible for the development of manufacturing processes and procedures for WESCAM products; this includes the creation of PFMEA, SPC, First Pass Approval (FPA), control plans, tooling and test procedures

Reviewing change requests generated by engineering and production staff for impact to process, product flow, product quality and documentation, and implement changes as required

Present manufacturing engineering activities at cell sustaining update meeting on monthly basis

Conduct 8D root cause analysis and implement permanent corrective actions

Support translation of product specifications from Engineering to Manufacturing procedures

Leadership and support for continuous improvement initiatives and projects

Support any other business priorities as required by Operations Engineering leadership

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