Junior Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Huntsville, Alabama US


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Job Number: 22604

Position Title:

External Description:
Junior Manufacturing Engineer

Company: Norris Cylinder Company

Primary Location: 521 Green Cove Road SE, Huntsville, AL 35803 USA

Employment Type: Salaried | Full-Time

Function: Engineering

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Main Duties & Responsibilities

Job Summary : The Manufacturing Engineer has responsibility of day-to-day engineering duties on the plant floor to support production of high pressure gas cylinders.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Position reports to Engineering Manager.
  • This role will work closely with Production, Quality, and production associates .
  • Creates engineering prints in SolidWorks or AutoCAD format.
  • Creates and maintains accurate documentation of drawings, design concepts, process sheets, procedures, and concepts in accordance with the Norris ISO 9001 Quality Management System.
  • Work to resolve daily production/quality issues driving to root cause and resolution.
  • Suppo rt and lead cost savings efforts, identifying new practices and procedures that will increase throughput, reduce manufacturing costs, and improve repeatable quality.
  • Utilize Lean manufacturing methodology to drive process improvements.
  • Recommend, justify, and implement tooling and/or capital equipment projects that improve productivity, process repeat-ability/reliability and safety.

Physical Requirements: This position requires the mental ability to read and comprehend policies, procedures, instructions, etc., to write reports, to use logic and data to solve problems, to assess needs, to
communicate effectively, and varying degrees of independence, judgment, and discretion. This position requires the physical ability to be mobile in an office and a heavy industrial environment, to finger and grasp materials, to speak effectively, and to listen with intent. (The essential functions have been provided as examples of types of work performed by employees assigned to this job classification. The Company reserves the right to modify the work assignments and/or to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified employees can perform the essential functions of the job. The physical and mental demands described above are representative of those required to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.)


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering required, Mechanical preferred
  • Solidworks and/or AutoCAD competency required.
  • 0-2 years of experience working as a Manufacturing/Process Engineer, with steel
    manufacturing or heavy industrial experience a plus
  • Lean manufacturing concepts, including Kaizen improvement process
  • Must be comfortable working on the floor 50% of the time. â€<

City: Huntsville

Location_formattedLocationLong: Huntsville, Alabama US

State: Alabama

Community / Marketing Title: Junior Manufacturing Engineer

Company Profile:

Requisition Number: 1368

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TriMas Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.