BAE Systems Mechanical Engineer I - Solventless Manufacturing in Radford, Virginia

Job Description

As a member of the Solventless Rolled Powder production team, the successful candidate will be responsible for supporting our manufacturing operations. This person will be responsible for evaluating current processes and configuring manufacturing systems to reduce cost, improve sustainability, and develop best practices within the production process. Excellent communication and organizational skills will be required to provide real-time floor support, guidance, and direction to operations personnel. This individual will work closely with other Process Engineers on key projects and initiatives.

The successful candidate should exhibit sound judgment, initiative and self-motivation, and be able to complete tasks with minimal supervision. Solid communication, teamwork and integration skills will be required to work effectively across functions at multiple levels. The ability to manage time effectively while dealing with a variety of issues in a dynamic environment will be key to the success of this individual.

Manufacturing support will include:

Provide process engineering support to the Solventless Rolled Powder Manufacturing Department

Assist in developing new and redline existing Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams

Provide technical support to meet schedules in accordance with quality standards, safety

requirements, and regulatory standards

Facilitate and/or support improvement projects, maintenance projects, and aid in process


Provide technical assistance and troubleshooting with process control systems

Provide on call Technical support

Author, maintain and update necessary procedures & assist with training when applicable

Assist in developing cost estimates for new/existing products and projects

Collaborate and function in a team based environment

Assist in developing Process Flow Diagrams and Heat & Material Balances

Interact with customers and suppliers

Lead/support Process Hazard Analysis for new and existing processes

Support Environmental Risk Management Plan

Interact and support modernization projects

Develop new and redline existing Process Narratives

Develop and implement quality, safety, and process improvements

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Bachelor s Degree in a technical or engineering discipline.

Preferred Skills and Education

Degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Manufacturing experience working in chemical a process.

Experience with energetics manufacturing.

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. Platforms & Services designs, develops, produces, supports, maintains, modernizes and upgrades armored combat vehicles, wheeled vehicles, naval guns, surface ship combatants, commercial vessels, missile launchers, artillery systems, military ordnance, and protective wear and armor. Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Mechanical Engineer I - Solventless Manufacturing


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