Manufacturing Engineer

Clearance Level
Engineering (General)
Chesapeake, Virginia

REQ#: RQ102642

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Assist in generating a Production Schedule, capacity and schedule analysis, pre-planning, resource planning, and analyzing workloads in JobBoss Shop Management software.

Review fabrication drawings, track production progress, and delivery.


Support management and production leads with preparing and reviewing process hazard analysis and machine safety assessments.

Perform root cause analysis for equipment, process or product failures.

Write maintenance procedures for production equipment and preventive maintenance plans.


Analyze current manufacturing processes.

Develop and draft plans for manufacturing procedures and work instructions, incorporating LEAN principles.

Assist in creation of new products, prototypes, work processes, and any other manufacturing needs.

Educate and train employees on current manufacturing and workflow processes.

Collaborate with QA personnel, management and production team to facilitate quality control and continuous improvement.

Review, write and assist in the development and implementation of efficient quality control processes.

Document and integrate lessons learned into product development processes.



BS degree in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering


5+ years engineering experience required.

Able to read and interpret fabrication drawings.

Computer proficient; confident using data analysis programs, Microsoft Office Suite.

Proficient in databases, MS Query Editor, and SQL.

Effective communication and organizational skills.

Problem solver familiar with root cause analysis techniques.

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT 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, or any other protected class.