What does a manufacturing engineer do?
An engineer who works in manufacturing will help design a
process or hardware required for fabricating a part. A
Manufacturing Engineer may have a degree in Industrial Engineering
or Mechanical Engineering. Industrial Engineers usually work with
time studies to help speed up a process such as on an assembly
line. Mechanical Engineers will work to improve a process.
Engineers are also used to monitor the Quality of a product. For
example, a company that makes parts that are plated such as
aircraft parts or electronic parts, must constantly test and
monitor the plating baths for the correct chemical contents. The
Manufacturing Engineer has to work closely with the Design Engineer
so that he can ensure the part can be made the way the designer