Manufacturing Process Engineer

Tri Tool Inc.
Rancho Cordova, CA

The role of the Manufacturing Process Engineer(s) will be responsible for monitoring current manufacturing processes and cost, identification and implementation of process improvements, be the main point of contact with Engineering and R&D, and supporting daily manufacturing operations needs as assigned. The Manufacturing Process Engineers will work in collaboration to successfully drive cost out of Tri Tool’s manufacturing process by reducing lead times, and maintaining acceptable quality levels by working with engineering, production personnel, quality, and equipment and tooling vendors, at a minimum. 

To be successful in this role, the Manufacturing Process Engineer will meet or exceed department goals and performance metrics. This position is expected to work both independently and in teams with a focus on lean manufacturing initiatives. This is a fulltime exempt position reporting to the VP of Manufacturing Operations and is located in Rancho Cordova, CA.

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High School Diploma Required.  Post-secondary college experience preferred in Engineering or Manufacturing Technology with; required experience:

 3-5 years’ experience as a machinist or an engineer within a machining environment;

 1-2 years CAD / CAM familiarity required, experience a plus. Solidworks experience preferred.  Mastercam software, a plus;

 3-5 years’ experience in manufacturing costing / estimating, highly preferred within a machining environment;

 1-2 years ERP experience, preferably with Infor / Syteline;

 Proficient working in MS Windows OS and with MS Office programs;

 Experience working with internal / external customers and cross-functional teams;

 Skilled at conducting root cause analysis and problem solving to resolution;

 Ability to read and comprehend manufacturing engineering drawings, including ANSI Y14.5 callouts;

 Must be able to handle multiple tasks and deadlines simultaneously; 

 Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with ability to work well under pressure and with others;

 Ability to perform with minimal supervision to work independently and be successful;

 Must have strong verbal and written skills. 

Preferred experience

 Working knowledge of Tri Tool's product line;

 2 years project management experience; 

 Strong project management experience needed with analytical and problem-solving skills, superior time management, organizational and planning skills;

 Lean manufacturing skills;

 Strong statistical background.

Must be authorized to work in the U.S. without sponsorship.

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Tri Tool offers competitive compensation and benefits including medical, vision, and dental insurance, employer paid life insurance, a 401(k) plan with generous employer match, vacation, sick and holidays. To view the complete job description and learn about Tri Tool's products and services visit our website at 

Successful completion of the pre-employment physical, drug/alcohol testing and criminal background investigation required following offer of employment. DMV clearance is required. 

Tri Tool is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE AA Male/Female/Veterans/Disability. 

Salary will be dependent on specific knowledge and experience.

Tri Tool Inc. has been a globally recognized world leader in the design and manufacture of precision portable machine tools for purchase or rental, domestically and internationally since 1972. Tri Tool Inc. produces heavy-duty pipeline machinery, automatic welding systems and provides on-site machining and welding services to a variety of industries including oil and gas exploration and production, nuclear and fossil fuel power plants, chemical, pulp and paper, and similar heavy industries.