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Spirit AeroSystems Process Manufacturing Engineer Manager in Wichita, Kansas


Spirit AeroSystems designs and builds aerostructures for both commercial and defense customers. With headquarters in Wichita, Kansas, Spirit operates sites in the U.S., U.K., France and Malaysia. The company's core products include fuselages, pylons, nacelles and wing components for the world's premier aircraft. Spirit AeroSystems focuses on affordable, innovative composite and aluminum manufacturing solutions to support customers around the globe.

Process Manufacturing Engineer Manager


  • Coordinates with engineering, manufacturing, and supply teams to develop and guide the program manufacturing and tooling plan.

  • Ensures the identification and implementation of advanced manufacturing technologies and improves manufacturing processes in support of the type design.

  • Uses process engineering principles and techniques. Develops, establishes, and guides requirements for assembly, tooling simulations, and manufacturing configurations.

  • Performs trade and cost studies and assists in leading integrated product and process teams.

  • Ability to apply knowledge in one or more of the following areas; Composite non-metallic, Electrical/Electronics, Machining, Sheet metal, Systems and Structures.


Required Skills & Experience:

  • Prefer ME leadership experience

  • Role will be in the Process ME organization, with potential scope over:o Machining (including 3, 4, and 5-axis, soft and hard metal, and associated processes)o Sheet metal (including forming and heat treating)o Skin Fabrication (including stretch form, chemical processing, and bonding metallic skins)o Chemical processing (including anodize, prime, alodine, etc.)

  • Role will have interaction and requirements from multiple internal and external customers in regards to process specifications and engineering requirements

  • Role has the potential to be a step in the make/buy decision making process

  • Group is responsible for quoting new work potentially entering the Fabrication organization

    Spirit AeroSystems is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Job LocationsUS-KS-Wichita

Requisition ID 2021-6308

Posted Date 2 weeks ago (4/6/2021 9:26 AM)

Category Manufacturing