Sr. Manufacturing Engineer - Aero/Defense - 3rd Shift in Santa Clarita, CA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 2/3/2021

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Job Description

JobID: 382310

Johnson Service Group (JSG) is supporting our global aerospace/defense client, who is seeking a talented  Sr. Manufacturing Engineer on the 3rd shift to provide manufacturing expertise with hydraulic actuator systems.

Scope of Experience and Responsibilities:

  • 6-8 years+ of experience in a machine shop (CNC),  and/or E/M assembly/test environment. 
  • Experience with hydraulic products (preferably actuators) in the aerospace/defense industry.  
  • Repair station experience is a plus, to support work instruction alignment and changes with technical data (CMM, RW drawings, etc.)
  • FAA technical data and MRO experience is preferred.
    Strong knowledge of Root Cause Analysis, Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing. 
  • Knowledge of Gauge R&R and machine capabilities. 
  • Provide technical solutions to address manufacturing issues
  • Support new capital equipment purchases and manufacturing implementation 
  • Experience with Design for Manufacturability & Assembly (DFMA) and New Product Introduction (NPI).
  • Participate in process improvements on a project level.
  • Support manufacturing with implementing complex engineering improvements and solutions.
  • Adhere to Quality System requirements and support process audits.
  • Initiate and support Process Flow Charts, PFMEA, and Control Plans.
  • Experience with Project Planning tools, such as MS Project, is a plus.
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in an Engineering, Aerospace or a related technical discipline is required
  • Master
  • Masters Degree is a plus 
  • Six Sigma Green Belt is a plus
  • Continuous Improvement (CI) training and hands-on experience

Start Date:  Immediate

Duration:  Direct Hire

Compensation:   Highly competitive, including a highly competitive salary, lucrative bonus and comprehensive benefits


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