Manufacturing Engineer

Mott Corporation - Farmington, CT (30+ days ago)2.8

Do you believe that amazing accomplishments can be achieved by thinking of the possibilities, embracing the value of new perspectives and exploring alternative paths to success? Are you someone who listens with empathy, acts with integrity, and has a deep desire to never stop learning and growing? Do you see opportunities, not problems? Do you strive to far exceed your customer’s expectations? If you answered a resounding yes to all of these questions, then Mott Corporation is the place for you.


Mott is a high precision filtration company trusted by the world’s best technical and performance brands across many industries including healthcare, food/beverage, semiconductors, and aerospace/defense. The company’s strategic vision is to deliver technological breakthroughs where none currently exist.

Established in 1959 and located in Farmington, Connecticut (90 miles from NYC and Boston), the company is 100% employee owned and is poised for significant expansion over the next 5 years. Three years ago, the company undertook an extensive strategic planning process which has resulted in a realignment of the organization and has driven significant growth. This is a terrific opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer that wants to drive positive change

and work in a dynamic, bureaucracy free environment.

We offer our employees a rich benefits package including short term disability, long term disability, and life insurance at no cost to them. Additional benefits include several options for medical and dental insurance with a cost share, 401k match, profit-sharing, Employee Stock Option Plan (ESOP), tuition reimbursement, 10 paid holidays, personal computer purchase assistance, and a paid time off policy that increases with tenure.

Major Focus: Manufacturing support and development of equipment and systems to expand company capabilities with a focus on enhancing internal and external customer experience, quality and speed.

Key Responsibilities:
Technical Knowledge/Skills (some OTJ Training Req’d):
Support production to meet organizational metrics
Create production work documentation for new and existing products and processes
Work instructions, standard works, etc.
Production routes and bills of materials
Focus on Safety
Proper machine identification and validation plans
Justification process and documentation
Implementation process and documentation
Liaison for all areas of organization (Sales, Quality, R&D, etc.) with respect to products and production capabilities
Capital equipment
Maintain & facilitate improvement of quality procedure documentation including RMA/CAR/MRR

Must be a hands-on mechanically-inclined individual who demonstrates a “Can-Do” perspective to resolve manufacturing engineering challenges
Broad based knowledge of manufacturing processes including pressing, and secondary machining operations.
Ability to grasp fundamentals of
Metal Sintering
Gas flow and permeability
Assembly tolerancing
Fabrication, machining, and welding
An eye for Design For Manufacturability
Lean and Six Sigma skills necessary to efficiently and methodically resolve technical challenges

Expected Performance Outcomes:
Required Experience:
Consistently demonstrate a Learning Mindset, utilizing those skills to:
Learn detailed process knowledge of powder metallurgy compaction, sintering, flow evaluation and secondary operations within first 6 months
Consistently apply knowledge to improve manufacturing systems while training, educating and coaching others to successful outcomes for internal and external customers
Improve scrap and throughput / yield metrics by 10% annually
Increase Operational and Manufacturing / Process Engineering capabilities by 10%

Implement two or more high-impact improvements to:
BSME – Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering
2 years Manufacturing experience
Proficiency in MS Office, working knowledge of ERP systems
Blackbelt / Greenbelt Six Sigma certification preferred

Major Challenges:
Selection Criteria:
Continuous improvement in parallel within production resources and schedule
Prioritization of organizational needs in combination with individual goals.
Ability to assure that commitments are made and fulfilled by the individual as well as the teams they work with

Cultural fit within organization
High energy – able to shift from task to task without losing focus or momentum
Communication skills in all directions of organization
Attention to detail – ensure all aspects of task are addressed (products, production, documentation)

Required Skills

Required Experience