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"Manufacturing Engineering Technologist"
Job Description - Part 1 - Duties and Tasks

Basic Job Description:

Develop tools, implement designs, or integrate machinery, equipment, or computer technologies to ensure effective manufacturing processes.

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Job Duties and Tasks for: "Manufacturing Engineering Technologist"

1) Develop or maintain programs associated with automated production equipment.

2) Verify weights, measurements, counts, or calculations and record results on batch records.


3) Perform routine equipment maintenance.

4) Monitor manufacturing operations to ensure adherence to environmental policies and practices.

5) Oversee equipment start-up, characterization, qualification, or release.


6) Develop production, inventory, or quality assurance programs.

7) Estimate manufacturing costs.

8) Identify and implement new manufacturing technologies, processes, or equipment.

9) Ensure adherence to safety rules and practices.

10) Plan, estimate, or schedule production work.

11) Coordinate equipment purchases, installations, or transfers.

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12) Select material quantities or processing methods needed to achieve efficient production.

13) Operate complex processing equipment.

14) Design plant or production layouts that minimize environmental impacts.


15) Train manufacturing technicians on environmental protection topics.

16) Develop manufacturing infrastructure to integrate or deploy new manufacturing processes.

17) Erect manufacturing engineering equipment.

18) Install and evaluate manufacturing equipment, materials, or components.

19) Design plant layouts or production facilities.

20) Prepare layouts, drawings, or sketches of machinery or equipment, such as shop tooling, scale layouts, or new equipment design, using drafting equipment or computer-aided design (CAD) software.

21) Create computer applications for manufacturing processes or operations, using computer-aided design (CAD) or computer-assisted manufacturing (CAM) tools.

22) Monitor or measure manufacturing processes to identify ways to reduce losses, decrease time requirements, or improve quality.

23) Identify opportunities for improvements in quality, cost, or efficiency of automation equipment.

24) Recommend corrective or preventive actions to assure or improve product quality or reliability.

25) Train manufacturing technicians on topics such as safety, health, fire prevention, or quality.

26) Analyze manufacturing supply chains to identify opportunities for increased efficiency in the acquisition of raw materials.

27) Develop processes to recover, recycle, or reuse waste or scrap materials from manufacturing operations.

28) Develop sustainable manufacturing technologies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, minimize raw material use, replace toxic materials with non-toxic materials, replace non-renewable materials with renewable materials, or reduce waste.

29) Evaluate current or proposed manufacturing processes or practices for environmental sustainability, considering factors such as green house gas emissions, air pollution, water pollution, energy use, or waste creation.

Job Description for "Manufacturing Engineering Technologist" continued here...

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Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Part 5

"Manufacturing Engineering Technologist"   Holland / RIASEC Career Code:  NA        SOC:  17-3029.06


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