Manufacturing Engineer

Baker Hughes | Minden, NV

Posted Date 4/01/2024

Do you love being part of a successful manufacturing team?

Would you like to work with cutting-edge technology?

Join our Bently Nevada Engineering team!

Baker Hughes Bently Nevada offers a plant-wide, holistic suite of machine condition monitoring and protection hardware, software and services that help achieve the highest level of asset reliability possible.

Partner with the best

As a Manufacturing Engineer SMT Line- PCB, you will provide guidance and support for solving complex technical problems that arise in a PCBA fabrication manufacturing environment specifically supporting the SMT lines in the PCA area. The SMT line has equipment that consists of solder paste printing, solder paste inspection, pick and place, reflow oven, and automated optical inspection (AOI) equipment. The optimal candidate will have experience with SMT equipment, a willingness and ability to learn, great attention to detail, and a drive for continuous improvement.

The skills that are gained from working in a manufacturing capacity can be applied to almost every role later in a career.  The individual will be working with a highly experienced team of technical experts both in manufacturing and technology engineering.

The position requires individuals to be on-site so they can work with the manufacturing floor supervisors, technicians, and operators in supporting the manufacturing operations.  Potential second shift coverage 2:30pm – 11:00pm.   Initial training will be 3-6 months with day shift engineering prior to any sole second shift coverage.

As a Manufacturing Engineer - SMT Line - PCB, you will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining manufacturing production of the main SMT lines ensuring the process is producing circuit card assemblies with minimal downtime to production. This includes but is not limited to, troubleshooting machine issues, and providing support to the SMT and setup teams as needed.
  • Creating and implementing programs, profiles, tooling and streamlining the SMT production process in a medium to high-mixed complex PCBA environment.
  • Identifying the root cause of yield/ quality issues and work with internal design/ application groups as well as vendors to develop corrective actions.
  • Working along operators and supervisors in the development and implementation of manufacturing processes, equipment, and procedures.
  • Ensuring the process is producing circuit card assemblies with minimal downtime to production.
  • Providing technical guidance for manufacturing processes to support sustaining activities as well as continuous process improvement including automation and implementation of lean principles.
  • Understanding and incorporating manufacturing principles of OEE, tact-time, cycle time, and value stream mapping to support and improve existing manufacturing work cell areas.
  • Developing a yearly operational plan to define capital expenditures to support manufacturing activities and projects.
  • Sharing practical technical knowledge with your team to guide, advise, and enable solutions to problems.

Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Have a bachelor’s degree in mechanical, industrial, mechatronics, or electrical engineering.
  • Have Experience in mechanical engineering design, development, and application; including university project and classroom work.
  • Have Experience / knowledge of CAD design and implementation
  • Have Knowledge of basic mechanical elements and a desire to learn and develop these.
  • Be able to demonstrate ability to analyze problems from data and identify root causes and efficient solutions.
  • Be able to clearly communicate ideas/requirements using a combination of CAD, oral, and written instruction

Desired Characteristics

  • Experience creating solid models and detailed drawings using Siemens NX12
  • Familiarity with ASME Y14.5 geometric dimensioning and tolerancing standard
  • Familiarity with design and function of Bently Nevada proximity probes
  • Experience using SAP PLM system including product structure/BOMs
  • Experience reviewing, initiating, and implementing design changes using an ECM system
  • Familiarity with root cause analysis and problem solving
  • Familiarity with tool room machining capabilities and practices
  • Ability to clearly communicate ideas/requirements using a combination of CAD, oral, and written instruction

Working with us

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Baker Hughes. We know we are better when all our people are developed, engaged and able to bring their whole authentic selves to work. We invest in the health and well-being of our workforce, train and reward talent and develop leaders at all levels to bring out the best in each other.

Working for you

Our inventions have revolutionized energy for over a century. But to keep going forward tomorrow, we know we must push the boundaries today. We prioritize rewarding those who embrace change with a package that reflects how much we value their input. Join us, and you can expect:

  • Contemporary work-life balance policies and wellbeing activities
  • Comprehensive private medical care options
  • Safety net of life insurance and disability programs
  • Tailored financial programs
  • Education Assistance
  • Generous Parental Leave
  • Mental Health resources
  • Dependent Care
  • Additional elected or voluntary benefit
About Us:

We are an energy technology company that provides solutions to energy and industrial customers worldwide. Built on a century of experience and conducting business in over 120 countries, our innovative technologies and services are taking energy forward – making it safer, cleaner and more efficient for people and the planet.

Join Us:

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company that values innovation and progress? Join us and become part of a team of people who will challenge and inspire you! Let’s come together and take energy forward.

Baker Hughes Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Engineering & Science | Trades & Technicians

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