Engineering Technical Assistant

Position Title: Engineering Technical Assistant
Department: Manufacturing Engineering
Reports to: Contract Manufacturing Services Engineering Manager

Position Summary 

An internal support position will assist Contract Manufacturing Services Engineers in performing a wide variety of departmental administrative/technical functions in the completion of various activities relevant to contract manufacturing engineering projects.

Primary Responsibilities

The Engineering Technical Assistant is primarily responsible for completing and coordinating a wide variety of departmental and project administrative tasks.  Examples of specific tasks include:

  1. Create operator instructions for the production manufacturing processes which includes gathering process pictures, steps in the process, and writing the documents.
  2. Creating stock codes to assist engineers in creating structures for BOMs.
  3. Taking direction from engineers in creating engineering change orders and compiling all documents to present for approval.
  4. Create all types of written documents for the engineering department to improve the execution and efficiency of the team.
  5. Work with engineers to establish routings for manufacturing processes and include with engineering change order preparation.
  6. Write qualification documents and other process capability studies with guidance from engineers.
  7. As needed, perform manufacturing test validations, and/or runs and document results of manufacturing engineering tests.
  8. Communicates with engineers and other internal departments on a technical level and develops specifications and detailed documents for CMS.
  9. Resolves technical problems that may occur during production.
  10. Assists laser application technicians in developing process documentation and quality improvement projects.
  11. Improves utilization of materials and tooling.
  12. Complete special projects as assigned.

Hiring Qualifications

  • Two-year degree in a business-related or technical area or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of two years of administrative support or related experience with engineering processes.
  • Skilled in PC-based software for word processing, spreadsheet, database
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Understanding of basic engineering functions desired

Physical Demands

  • Work in a shop environment on engineering projects where hands on work is required.
  • Sedentary-exert force to 10 lbs. occasionally, or a negligible amount of force frequently to lift, carry, push, pull or move objects.
  • Extended hours of sitting and viewing a computer screen.

All Preco, LLC employees are empowered to stop production and notify their supervisor/manager if an unsafe act or product quality concern is occurring.  Also, each member of the Preco – Somerset team is responsible for identifying continuous improvement opportunities and participating in problem-solving teams as necessary.

To Apply 

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This position is located in Somerset, WI