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Manufacturing Engineer-Defense in Wheeling, IL at Dynomax, Inc.

Date Posted: 6/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Manufacturing Engineers—don’t miss this opportunity to demonstrate your expertise while growing your engineering career! A family-owned company, Dynomax designs, manufactures and develops high-precision machined components, and we are expanding in the Defense Industry. Not only will you enjoy competitive wages and benefits, our family atmosphere means opportunities to get involved in the daily workings of the company. See the impact of your work when you partner with Dynomax! Apply today!

Must be eligible to obtain and maintain a government security clearance with Dynomax support. Department of Defense TS or S or Department of Energy Q or L preferred.

US Citizenship (No Dual Citizenship) Required

Job Responsibilities

The Manufacturing Engineer will develop manufacturing packages including routers, drawings, models, and work instructions, raw material selection, machining, processing, and assembly.  

• Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports
• Read and interpret customer and industry specifications
• For parts, of low to medium complexity, develop the entire manufacturing process: material selection, material treatments, work-holding, machining, finishing processes, etc.
• Develop documents which drive the manufacturing process: drawings, models, assemblies, etc.
• Collaborate with engineers and other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, and provide technical information.
• Maintain proper documentation (traceability, customer requirements…) and complete production routers
• Utilize problem solving skills commensurate to an engineering position
• Perform root-cause analysis and develop solutions
• Perform manufacturing analysis on orders

Job Requirements

Job Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience in a Manufacturing Engineering role in heavily documented and specification-centric industry
  • Experience working with 5-axis machining
  • Demonstrated ability to: review customer engineering, and create routers, drawings, work instructions for Production and suppliers.
  • Demonstrated ability to: create standards and engineer solutions
  • Experience using a modern CAD system


Our ideal Manufacturing Engineer will also have experience in the following:

• Experience with Defense/Aerospace OEM specifications
• Experience with Epicor ERP System
• Experience in a Lean culture
• Knowledge of SolidWorks and Catia (or equivalent) 


Benefits include:

• Medical, dental, vision and life insurance coverage
• Flexible spending account
• 401(k)
• Paid holidays and vacation

Manufacture a great career with Dynomax

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Candidates will be hired at the appropriate grade commensurate with their skill level.