Kelly Services Senior Manufacturing Engineer in Torrance, California

Kelly Engineering has a great Sr. Manufacturing Engineer with a leading company in Torrance CA!


  • Develop, implement, and maintain stellar manufacturing methods, processes, and operations for new and existing products to assure the highest level of customer satisfaction and to meet the profitability objectives of the company.

  • Prepare manufacturing work instructions, coordinate with configuration management, implement design changes in production, and developing and implementing manufacturing and tooling strategies in conjunction with other production and engineering functions.

  • Lead the troubleshooting efforts that result in finding the reasons for avionic related product returns/ failures

  • Assist QA with the dispositioning of non-conforming hardware/ material(s) and support corrective action activities as required

  • Analyze and produce specifications, engineering drawings, bills of material, electronic schematics and help improve manufacturing flow and process.

  • Apply “Just In Time” and “Lean Manufacturing” methodology into any Production line.

  • Interface with the Engineering staff to ensure Design for Manufacturing objectives are attained through concurrent engineering activities.

  • Prepare producibility analyses per Government formats and present at design reviews.

  • Provide technical guidance and liaison between Engineering and Manufacturing Operations to ensure that all new and existing designs meet good manufacturing practices.

  • Provide support to various suppliers as needed in conjunction with QA.

  • Ensure hardware producibility, develop build strategies, plan and request manpower/equipment/process, and generate assembly documentation.

  • Play a key role in the transitioning of engineering prototypes to full scale Production.

  • Other duties as assigned by management.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Manufacturing Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or a related field required.

  • At least 5 years of experience in the manufacturing of electromechanical assemblies for high reliability military and government Avionic systems.

  • Knowledge of MIL/IPC workmanship and performance standards related to electronic assemblies (IPC-610, MIL-STD 883, MIL-STD 810, MIL-HDBK-217, etc).

  • Solid understanding of design data and manufacturing/assembly sequencing as well as tooling concepts and strategies.

  • Strong multitasking skills to apply in a fast pace, dynamic and flexible small business environment and strong verbal/written communication skills including the ability to deliver effective presentations to peers, management, and customers.

  • Must be able to obtain a Security Clearance or have an active Secret Security Clearance.

Please apply now!

Why Kelly ® ?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in

industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier

source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm

with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety

and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct

hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific

professional interests.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.