Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation Senior Manufacturing Engineer in DFW Airport, Texas

Go By Title: Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Job Description: Manages repair process planning, contributes to the development of new processes and tooling, and implements processing improvements within area of assigned responsibility. Develops and requests design and specification change releases. Assesses and communicates impact of engineering initiatives/changes to functional groups.

Additional Duties:

  • Provides technical support to functional groups

  • Assesses blade risk prior to initiating repairs

  • Provides standard and expanded repair solutions to Operations

  • Develops and revises process work instructions

  • Provides operator training

  • Participates in Quality Clinics

  • Develops process improvements

  • Implements process controls

  • Develops root cause analysis and implements corrective action

  • Implements SPC charting of select processes

  • Develops processing solutions to cost/occurrence defect drivers

  • Researches design requirements/blueprint definition

  • Researches OEM process specification requirements

  • Participates in productivity improvements

Auto req ID: 35490BR

Travel Requirements: 10%


  • Must have minimum of 5 years related technical experience with composites, machining, and/or helicopter blade production.

  • Candidate must possess the ability to drive change and demonstrate leadership.

  • Candidate must possess the ability to think strategically and work through tactical implementation of a major engineering change initiative. Must be analytical, results orientated, and possess the ability to multi-task effectively.

  • Knowledge and experience with lean and continuous improvement philosophies and methodologies desired.

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral required.

  • Familiarization with general FAA, EASA, and ISO requirements.

Job Function: Engineering

Job Discipline: Aftermarket & Service

State: Texas

Education: Experience and education requirements:

 BA/BS degree w/4–7+ years experience

 MA/MS degree w/2–5+ years experience

 PhD degree w/0–2+ years experience

 In lieu of degree, 10+ years blades ME and/or MRO experience

City: DFW Airport

Employment Type: Full-Time

Country: United States

Shift: 1 Shift