Manufacturing Process Engineer – The Gleason Works

  • Manufacturing & Warehouse
  • Fulltime
  • 1 year ago
  • Rochester

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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Job Experience : 0-2 years

Job Description

Manufacturing Process Engineer

Gleason Automation Systems, 1000 University Avenue, Rochester, New York, United States of America Rochester, NY, USA

Req #576

Thursday, January 12, 2023

Gleason is a global, advanced manufacturing company in the Gear Services Industry that helps some of the most recognized companies in the world solve problems. Our storied success comes from a shared belief in rolling up our sleeves and doing the hard work of solving complex challenges, executing well and implementing technology to help our customers achieve their objectives. Working for Gleason, you will be connected to work that matters, putting your expertise to its best use while developing skills for the future. The result is a career defined by you, supported by Gleason and built on tangible accomplishments. As we continue to grow and evolve, we are looking for the right people to join us on our mission. If you are interested in being part of our team, there are a few things you should know: We are energized by challenges and the effort needed to solve them. We like working with people who are positive, adaptable and growth-minded. We care how work gets accomplished and are deeply invested in the success of our customers and colleagues. If this sounds like you, we invite you to read on and learn more.

Why work at Gleason?
• Excellent benefits package including a 6% Company 401(k) match
• Flexible scheduling
• Tuition Assistance Program
• Employee Assistance Program
• Formal and informal Development opportunities.

Position Summary:

The primary focus of the Manufacturing Process Engineer develops, evaluates, and improves manufacturing methods, utilizing knowledge of product design, materials and parts, fabrication processes, tooling and production equipment capabilities, assembly procedures, and quality control standards. Responsible for the creation and maintenance of technical documentation involved with the assembly and qualification of Gleason Automation Systems automated products.

Job Responsibilities:
• A thorough understanding of integrated electrical, electronic, pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems as well as related manufacturing processes
• Mechanical Engineering Drawing checking
• Creation and maintenance of assembly build processes
• Cost reduction suggestions, from a component level and a manufacturing level
• Manufacturing Vendor Qualifications
• Work with Mechanical Engineering to ensure Design for Manufacturability is implemented
• Work with other technical disciplines to specify and implement features to support the design of automation equipment
• Attend & participate in design reviews for proposed designs
• Provide technical support for Manufacturing, Debug, Test, Runoff, Customer, and Field Service
• Perform other tasks and activities as needed

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities):
• Extensive experience with 3D Modeling (i.e., SolidWorks) and 2D Drafting Software (i.e., AutoCAD)
• Experience with application of GD&T in design and details
• Experience in machine and mechanism design
• Experience with automation equipment i.e., robotics, drives, transmission devices
• Extensive experience with fabrication methods and tolerances for manufacture of industrial automation equipment (i.e., machining, sheet metal, welding, finishing, & additive manufacturing is a plus)

Preferred Education/Training/Experience:
• Bachelors degree inManufacturing Engineering, with emphasis on Machine Design, Electromechanical Systems, Automation, Robotics

Computer Skills:
• 3D Modeling (i.e., SolidWorks) and 2D Drafting Software (i.e., AutoCAD)
• Business Systems Software (i.e., ERP, MRP, PDM)
• MS Office Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, MS Project or other Project Management Software
• Intranet (Time and Attendance) and other basic computer skills

Travel Requirements:




The physical demands described here are representative of those that would need to be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job in an office environment. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job may include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee may encounter while performing the essential functions of this job in an office environment. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, experience and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed. Employees are required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by their manager or supervisor.


The duties listed in this job description are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed and is not an all inclusive summary of job duties and responsibilities. The omission of specific statements or duties and responsibilities does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. This job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the Company as the needs of the Company and requirements of the job change.

Gleason is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to age, disability, genetic information and/or predisposing genetic characteristics, marital status, national origin, race/color, religion, sex/gender, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, victim of domestic violence status, arrest or conviction record, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws.

Other details
• Job Family GWR & GSAC
• Job Function Indirect
• Pay Type Salary

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• Gleason Automation Systems, 1000 University Avenue, Rochester, New York, United States of America
• Rochester, NY, USA

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