West Valley Staffing Group

West Valley Staffing Group

Austin, TX

Manufacturing Engineering Technician

$35,500-$62,000 / YEAR

West Valley Staffing Group is currently seeking a Manufacturing Engineering Technician for an exciting opportunity in Austin, TX


  • Supports engineering activities such as design, test, diagnostics, and modification of prototype systems.
  • Works from schematics, block diagrams, written and verbal instructions to perform testing and troubleshooting functions.
  • Performs testing using traditional engineering methods; design of experiments and collate data for review.
  • Implement GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) within assembly methods.
  • Provides written content and streamline manufacturing methods, work instructions, and training materials.
  • Participates in design reviews with engineering staff. Provide clear thoughts & inputs.
  • Extended duties include:
  • Generates accurate/complete/clear manufacturing drawings of products using SolidWorks and Pro-Engineer.
  • Develops CAD models of parts and assemblies from sketches and mark-ups.
  • Understands system design from concept through detailing and release for production.
  • Understands material, process, and other pertinent specifications needed for the design, drafting & manufacturing of mechanical components.
  • Creates assembly drawings and Bills of Material from assembly models.
  • Prepares layouts/models based on design specifications and create detailed drawings of parts based on the layout/model.
  • Designs to cost goals and design for manufacturability and testability.
  • Performs other duties as required.
  • Job RequirementsKnowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • AS degree or higher in technical field preferably Electronic, IT, or Physics
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required; actively pursuing college courses for an engineering degree is given high consideration.
  • 4-6 years of electro-mechanical technician experience within a manufacturing environment required.
  • Basic knowledge of component and system design utilizing Solidworks and Pro-Engineer.
  • Knowledge of mechanisms.
  • Basic knowledge of drawing standards, formatting, and dimensioning included basic GD&T.
  • Show initiative and a sense of ownership by learning to be self-sufficient at task, but quick to ask questions when uncertain.
  • Demonstrates a serious commitment to accuracy and quality while meeting goals and deadlines.
  • Presents a professional, positive image that reflects well on the organization.