Kelly Services Senior Manufacturing Engineer in Billerica, Massachusetts

Seeking an action-oriented Senior Manufacturing Engineer to develop manufacturing processes, deploy tools/fixtures, execute new and existing product releases , maintain project schedules, and provide manufacturing procedures and related documentation to produce semiconductor capital equipment.

The technology that our client develop is used by leading semiconductor companies to power the next generation of electronic devices for IoT, (Internet of Things), mobile phones, and other connected devices. Their equipment is used in high-speed wafer processing, and incorporates mechanical, fluid, vacuum, and automation subsystems. Essentially, their products help make electronic devices smaller, faster, and more powerful to improve the quality of lives.

Primary Functions

  • Support the overall delivery of the supplier base, the production footprint, corresponding manufacturing processes, product flow, including aftermarket service flow, reverse logistics, and parts for service

  • Develops new manufacturing processes, work instructions , test methods, and relevant documentation

  • Assists with developing manufacturing assemblies and fixtures within Solid Works, emphasizing the elimination of human error

  • Qualifies test fixtures and test equipment to ensure test systems are capable of providing accurate and reliable results

  • Collaborates with external suppliers, as required

  • Monitors project status and provides reports and presentations to engineering and program management

  • Recommends improvements for cost effectiveness and reliability/quality improvements

  • Identifies and communicates changes that enhance product or manufacturing processes

  • Collaborates across internal departments, as well as external vendors and suppliers


  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering, coupled with 5-8 years' experience or a Master's degree in a relevant Engineering field with more than 2 years' experience.

  • Must be able to occasionally work in a clean-room environment and wear required personal protective equipment

  • Demonstrated knowledge of product documentation release and life cycle management

  • Prior experience working with and testing electro-mechanical assemblies and capital equipment preferred

  • Proven experience in Project Management

  • Self-motivated individual with good written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to collaborate across functions internally and externally to accomplish objectives

  • Ability to stand, walk, bend, lift up to 30 lbs. independently

  • May occasionally work in a clean-room environment; must be able to wear clean room gowns and required personal protective equipment when needed

  • Candidates selected will be required to complete a drug-screening and background check

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