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.
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.
Junior Engineer Job Responsibilities
The Junior Engineer generally has the following
Develops step-by-step procedures for manufacturing and packaging a product or component. Prepares proper documentation for all manufacturing entities.
Works with operations and vendor support personnel to investigate and resolve technical production issues.
Participates in building prototypes and determining and documenting product specifications.
Provides support to engineering staff and performs engineering tasks as required.
Junior Engineer Competencies
The complete Junior Engineer Manager's Guide
includes the 31
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.
Among the 31 Competencies for Junior Engineer is...
You may observe several behaviors in a person that could be strong indicators of his or her capabilities in the Manufacturing Equipment competency. The Junior Engineer is expected to demonstrate Extensive experience in the Manufacturing Equipment competency. To demonstrate Extensive experience in the Manufacturing Equipment competency, one should demonstrate knowledge of the electrical, mechanical and logistics equipment used in manufacturing, including its safe usage, maintenance and storage.
Plans, tests and implements changes to manufacturing infrastructure and environment.