Triumph Group

Returning Candidate?

Industrial Engineer

Industrial Engineer

Requisition Number 
# of Positions Remaining 
Position Type 
Full time
Experience (Years) 
Posted Date 
Engineering - All
Security Clearance Required? 

More information about this job


Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems, and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So, whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph Group is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.
Triumph Integrated Systems provides a full range of integrated solutions for aircraft manufactures around the globe. We partner with key manufacturers to produce crucial components, systems and subsystems required to help maintain a competitive and technological advantage. We provide design, development and support of internally designed components, subsystems and systems, as well as production of complex assemblies using external designs. 


Based in Macomb, MI, Triumph employs approximately 300 personnel. The Company's key products and services include manufacturing, test and assembly of complete transmission and gearbox assemblies as well as complex gears and housing. Our design engineering group can specify and design any gear application, from simple build-to-print to collaboratively engineered, highly specialize applications.


We are looking for an experienced Industrial Engineer who will be involved with all aspects of Industrial Engineering associated with the manufacture of aerospace gears, housings, and assemblies. This role requires an understanding of manufacturing concepts, methods & procedures.


  • Work with Process Engineering to generate should costs for manufacturing processes of customer parts
  • Create capacity models of department and machine.
  • Assist in digitalization of all production data and standardized work to drive facility toward fully IoT enabled manufacturing site
  • Participate in cross functional problem solving team working with direct labor solving problems brought up from the floor.
  • Calculate labor estimates from historical manufacturing data and understanding of engineering drawings, bills of material, mechanical and soldering assembly processes, equipment and tooling, and Lean Six Sigma
  • Carry out cycle time reviews (direct labor productivity) and validation, in order to participate in process improvement projects that improve product cost, delivery and cash
  • Will be expected to work with and communicate to the direct business unit as well as to cross functional teams (engineering, quality, materials, contracts and manufacturing) to support cycle time reductions and on-time delivery improvements
  • Measure and analyze product times against actual industry standard "should cost"
  • Participate in all New Product Introduction package prove out
  • Monitor and update manufacturing lead times in Visual
  • Optimize manufacturing process incorporating Environmental Health and Safety / Ergo improvements
  • Complete projects to increase process efficiency and reduce manufacturing cycle times




  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial, mechanical, electrical or related field from an accredited university or college
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Manufacturing and / or Industrial Engineering
  • Strong analytical skills (specifically Excel, Minitab or other statistical analysis software)
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Enterprise Resource Planning system awareness, specifically Visual is also desired, but not required
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills