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Job: Manufacturing Engineer, Potter Electric, Hazelwood, MO

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Job title:
Manufacturing Engineer
Job location:
Hazelwood, MO  63042 United States
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Job Description

Potter Electric Signal Company, the recognized world leader in the Fire Sprinkler Monitoring Industry, has an opening for a Manufacturing Engineer-Electrical. The Potter brand name and logo are synonymous with quality products and service. Our People Vision is to provide employment opportunities to those individuals who are performance-driven and dedicated to meeting the needs of the business, take pride in their work, and are team players who are enthusiastic and passionate about their jobs.


  • Provide technical support and problem-solving skills for Printed Circuit Assembly production department to meet quality and quantity objectives
  • Review ECO's and implement new work instructions, tooling, testers, and any training that might be needed for plant assembly.
  • Investigate production problems to determine causes and to recommend corrective actions.
  • Write work instructions for new manufacturing processes
  • Train supervisors and operators in accordance with work instructions
  • Initiate continuous improvement activities
  • Provide technical support for Maintenance personnel
  • Acting liaison between Manufacturing, Maintenance, QC, R&D, and Purchasing departments
  • Design automated testers to aid the manufacturing processes
  • Work with appropriate departments to determine manufacturing needs on new product development
  • Work with outside vendors to resolve manufacturing issues
  • Some travel will be required


  • Bachelor's Degree Electrical Engineering, Work experience in lieu of degree is acceptable
  • Experience in a medium volume PCA manufacturing environment a plus
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products
  • Experience with Altium is a plus
  • Experience with Programmable Logic Controllers
  • Hands-on person with shop floor experience is a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Automated test equipment design experience a plus
  • PLC Software (GE Proficy Machine Edition) experience is a plus

Physical Demands

  • While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to sit, talk, hear, or use hands. Must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Vision abilities required by the job include close vision and ability to adjust focus.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

(Job number: 3937150)
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