Contract Engineer/Sr Contract Engineer (897BR) New York, New York

This position provides technical review of orders, special instructions to suppliers and manufacturing, inspection and test plans, special procedures, resolution of technical issues. This position is a liaison between contract managers, product engineering, manufacturing, suppliers, and QA.

-Review technical content of customer orders to ensure proposal, data sheets, specifications and purchase order are consistent and properly applied to the product, identify and assist resolution of any differences.
-Specify special requirements for design, purchased parts, manufactured parts, assembly, test, inspection to be included in the factory order, purchase orders to vendors, work orders to manufacturing and assembly routings.
-Write inspection and test plans when required and either write or facilitate the creation of job specific procedures and procedure addendums.
-Assist contract manager with resolving technical issues with Sales and or customers.
-Provide technical support to assist QA in resolving problems in the manufacturing process.
Education: BS Mechanical Engineering or AAS with appropriate experience.

Familiarity with Rotating equipment desired. Ability to interpret other industry and customer specifications; Foundry and Machining processes; Pump applications; Mechanical seals, sealing systems, couplings, drivers, lubrication systems, instrumentation systems; Hydraulic testing and test systems;

Competencies: Decisiveness, Effective communication; Flexibility/Adaptability; Innovative thinking; Results orientation; Team oriented; Organizational astuteness; Interpersonal skills