Junior Engineer Skills & Competencies

Sample Manager's Guide: Junior Engineer

The Manager's Guide to the Junior Engineer Role

This Manager's Guide includes:

  • The complete set of 29 Competencies expected from the role
  • 124 Interview questions for determining a candidate's skill level in each of 29 Competencies
  • 128 Coaching tips for helping incumbent to advance their skills in each of the 29 Competencies
  • 123 Development goals to help measure incumbents' progress in each of the 29 Competencies
  • 298 Recommended resources for progressing education in each of the 29 Competencies
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Roles and Responsibilites

The primary responsibility of the Junior Engineer is engineering support for manufacturing operations, technology and systems engineering.

The Junior Engineer provides engineering support for a product line, including new product development, and existing product maintenance. .. purchase to view all

Organizational Role

The Junior Engineer typically serves as member of team leadership and is considered a technical professional within the organization. As such, the Junior Engineer provides difficult technical tasks. The organization will depend on this person's implementation experience. The Junior Engineer generally is responsible for self-sufficiency. As such, the Junior Engineer provides small project responsibility. The organization will depend on this person's technical supervision. .. purchase to view all

Junior Engineer Job Responsibilities

The Junior Engineer generally has the following responsibilities:

  • Developing basic step-by-step procedures for manufacturing and packaging a product or component. Preparing proper documentation for all manufacturing entities.
  • Working with operations and vendor support personnel to investigate and resolve technical production issues.
  • Participating in building prototypes and determining and documenting product specifications.
  • Providing support to engineering staff and performing engineering tasks as required. .. purchase to view all

Junior Engineer Competencies

The complete Junior Engineer Manager's Guide includes the 29 key competencies expected of Junior Engineer . The report defines each Competency in detail. The report also explains what level of proficiency Junior Engineer should have in that Competency, as well as how important that Competency is to performing the role well.

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Computer-Aided Design & Engineering

You may observe several behaviors in a person that could be strong indicators of his or her capabilities in the Computer-Aided Design & Engineering competency. The Junior Engineer is expected to demonstrate Working experience in the Computer-Aided Design & Engineering competency. To demonstrate Working experience in the Computer-Aided Design & Engineering competency, one should demonstrate knowledge of tools and techniques of specialized graphics programs This person should have the ability to produce, analyze, simulate and test product design drafts.

  • Uses CAD to perform basic drafting such as wire frames, solid objects and array of objects.
  • Generates specifications for parts or components with CAD software.
  • Reuses design components via reusable libraries following standard procedures.
  • Performs routine changes to computerized schematics or drawings.
  • Creates views of objects in 2 and 3 dimensions; creates perspective drawings and orthogonal views. .. purchase to view all

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