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L3Harris Grinding Process Engineer in Salt Lake City, Utah


Job Title: Grinding Process Engineer "Senior Associate, Manufacturing Engineering"

Job Location: Salt Lake City, UT

Hours: First Shift 6:30A.M.-7:00A.M. start time

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsible for providing engineering support to the Grinding manufacturing department. Establish procedures and process controls to ensure safe production of a quality cost-effective product.

Principle Accountabilities:

  • Initiates or design tooling and software support for the Grinding Area.

  • Knowledge of grinding machines, milling centers, surface grinders and machine tools.

  • Develops and maintains highly motivated and technically competent work force by employing good supervisory skills.

  • Evaluates and develops processes and procedures consistent with the company’s quality philosophy including the use of statistical process control and Lean Manufacturing.

  • Evaluates and initiates new methods, processes, materials and equipment to ensure competitive position.

  • Actively involved in generating manufacturing operations sheets in conjunction with the production manager, materials planner and other engineering functions.

  • Identifies existing and potential problems and initiates corrective action.

  • Interfaces with other departments in a spirit of cooperation consistent with the overall objectives of the company.


  • BS Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Ceramic Engineering, or Material Science.

  • Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 2 years of prior related experience, or Graduate Degree or equivalent with 0 to 2 years of prior related experience.

  • Must have an Engineering background-this is key

  • Must have experience in Machine shops (setting up/operating CNC machines), CAD/CMM programming, and Tooling setup.

  • CAM experience would be nice to have.

  • Industry experience in ceramic process engineering, including broad knowledge of engineering and production practices, computer language course work or equivalent, will be helpful

  • Must have excellent attention to detail and be able to accurately measure, record and analyze process/part data to ensure compliance with product specifications.

Required Skills include:

  • Can follow work instructions, take accurate lab notes, and fill out required paperwork.

  • Knowledge of MS office and database management.

  • Operate industrial machine and be able to keep accurate records.