United Technologies Corporation Welding Engineer in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 72874BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Operations

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

The sky has no limits. Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible. At Pratt & Whitney, you’ll be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that’s moving fast to shape the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of the team at Pratt & Whitney, you’ll help answer today’s challenges in powered flight while shaping and supporting tomorrow’s solutions.

Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world's most advanced commercial and military turbine engines, is seeking a Welding Professional to join Hot Section Module Center South’s manufacturing engineering organization. The welding manufacturing engineering will support turbine airfoil parts manufacturing at Pratt & Whitney East Hartford.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

Develop & implement advanced welding processes including automation on high temperature turbine airfoil components Processes include MIG/GTAW, TIG, LASER, Braze, preparation, & inspection

Review part models and preliminary design versus design standards, provide manufacturing producability input to designs and part family process standards Provide input for manufacturing release reviews for Engineering Changes

Provide manufacturing process options, propose trade studies, evaluate manufacturing process maturity

Review process yields and rates, and make suggestions for improvement Evaluate metallurgical/microstructure results of parts Help create, maintain, & approve shop floor work instructions (including specifications, engineering changes, QAD/process control, and tooling definition/requirements.) Implementation of new capital equipment from specification and ordering through delivery, installation and release to production.

Coordinate welding best practices with our Amercon facility in Pennsylvania & provide mentoring,

Participate on the P&W welding council Identify & implement shop floor process optimization & control methods to eliminate/prevent quality turn backs / escapes and reduce overall product costs.

Provide focused & effective leadership in eliminating EH&S/Ergonomics/Human Factors risks and addressing quality issues. Significant interaction with the hourly work force, tool designers, quality assurance, integrated product teams, systems designers, Information Systems, and materials engineering are typical of the position

Qualification: Required Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Engineering required

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience with Bachelor's degree or 5 years experience with advanced degree.

  • Due to government contract US Citizenship is required for this position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's degree in Welding Engineering, Mechanical, Manufacturing, Metallurgical Engineering, Material Science is preferred.

  • Successful candidates must have strong welding background and shop operations experience

  • Technical expertise in welding and joining processing for manufacturing of jet engine components.

  • Knowledge of inspection methods, process controls,

  • Understanding of Lean or Six Sigma tools

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Can craft clear communication.

  • Ability to build positive relationships

  • Understanding of NC and robotic programming is a plus.

Education: A Bachelor's degree in Engineering required.

PWRSR

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Required Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Engineering required

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience with Bachelor's degree or 5 years experience with advanced degree.

  • Due to government contract US Citizenship is required for this position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's degree in Welding Engineering, Mechanical, Manufacturing, Metallurgical Engineering, Material Science is preferred.

  • Successful candidates must have strong welding background and shop operations experience

  • Technical expertise in welding and joining processing for manufacturing of jet engine components.

  • Knowledge of inspection methods, process controls,

  • Understanding of Lean or Six Sigma tools

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Can craft clear communication.

  • Ability to build positive relationships

  • Understanding of NC and robotic programming is a plus.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.