Manufacturing Engineer, Production Machine Shop

Pacon Mfg, Inc.    Livermore, CA
Job Description

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PACON is a fast paced, dynamic environment where teamwork and collaborative problem solving are rewarded!

This position is ideal for candidates who want to make world class components for Space, Defense, Robotics and DNA equipment using the industry’s most advanced CNC machining & inspection equipment.

Position Description

Plan, conduct and standardize manufacturing of machined parts. Improve production processes, create production work-holding and optimize manufacture of precision parts through programming, automation, work-holding and tool selection. Reports to the Production Manager.


  • Evaluates, plans and optimizes manufacturing processes applying knowledge of machining, automation, work-holding, tooling, and materials with input from team members and vendors.
  • Assures manufacturing processes achieve product quality, yield and cycle time objectives.
  • Documents process information using set-up sheets, in-process measurement checklists, and travelers.
  • Utilize CAD, CAM software for process improvements. Experience with Solidworks, MasterCAM, Esprit and Vericut desirable.
  • Follows established quality, maintenance, and safety standards.
  • Requirements

  • Working knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T). Ability to read and interpret drawings, specifications, bills of materials and work instructions.
  • Experience in the use hand inspection tools (calipers, micrometers, thread gauges), CMM and other inspection equipment.
  • Proficient with Solidworks, CAD, and CAM programming. Experience with Solidworks, MasterCAM, Esprit and Vericut desirable.
  • Good judgment and problem solving skills. Organization and time management skills required.
  • Familiarity with the prinicples of Lean Manufacturing.
  • Ability to follow safety rules and procedures relating to quality, operation and maintenance.
  • Able to interface with company personnel and customer representatives.
  • Mechanical Engineering degree desirable or 2+ years experience in role as Manufacturing Engineer or Mechanical Engineer, CAM programmer or Mechanical Quality Engineer. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent.
  • About Pacon Mfg, Inc.:

    Recognized as 2016 Best of Livermore Machine Shop, PACON has built its over 40-year reputation as a quality supplier, operating the industry's premier CNC machining equipment and dedicated to meeting the requirements of our customers. PACON is an AS9100 / ISO9001 5-Axis CNC machine shop specializing in machining complex geometry and close-tolerance components from almost any material. Our team serves a variety of markets including Aerospace & Defense, Medical Equipment, Industrial Automation, Semiconductor and Communications.

    PACON offers a comprehensive benefits package to its employees including health, dental and vision insurance; company-matched retirement plan; training reimbursement and flexible paid-time-off.

    We are seeking candidates who enjoy tackling new challenges in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment with daily work variety.

    For more information please visit

    Job Type: Full-time


  • Manufacturing Engineering: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Benefits offered:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Others

  • Mon, 11 Feb 2019 22:54:55 GMT

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