Teledyne Technologies

Manufacturing Engineer 1

Job Locations US-CA-Hawthorne
Requisition ID
Company Name
Teledyne Relays
1st Shift - Day
Citizenship/Visa Requirement
US Citizen/Perm Resident/ Other US Person
Internal Code (for CareerBuilder)

Company Overview

Teledyne Relays (a business unit of Teledyne Reynolds, Inc.), is a manufacturer of Electromechanical Relays, Solid State Relays, Power Controllers, RF COAX Switches and RF Matrix switching systems. The primary manufacturing facilities are located in the United States and Mexico. We are a vertically orientated manufacturing and design company with major operations in Southern California.

Teledyne Relays’ mission, vision, and value statements have never really changed in principle since 1963. Dedication to every employee and client’s success; Innovation that matters - for our company and for the world; Trust and personal responsibility in all relationships – Teledyne Relays is EveryWhereYouLook!


We are looking to add a Manufacturing Engineer 1 to our dynamic Engineering Group in order to provide technical support to the manufacturing processes.

Position Summary and Responsibilities

  • Solve real time manufacturing problems by identifying root cause(s) and implementing long-term solutions.
  • Provide technical support for manufacturing activities of electromechanical relays, solid state relays, and coaxial switches
  • Develop and document existing or new production processes in detailed written procedures and production operation sheets.
  • Train production personnel as required.
  • Work with quality assurance, production, purchasing, and sales/manufacturing personnel to maintain product quality and sales objectives.
  • Work with tool room department to maintain tools and fixtures for test and assembly.
  • Follows standard practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be readily obtained.
  • Create/ revise data sheets, drawings and specifications as required.


  • Requires a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Engineering. Should have one (1) to three (3) years previous experience in the manufacturing of precision electro-mechanical/solid state components or similar products. 
  • Knowledge in the plating process is a plus.
  • Requires a high degree of creative ability, engineering skill, interpersonal skills and independent judgment. Work on assignments normally requiring broad theoretical knowledge. 
  • Hands on manufacturing skills in assembling and testing precision electromechanical or solid state products are preferred. 
  • Keen and disciplined analytical skills to analyze problems and able to employ applied engineering methods to real world manufacturing problems. 
  • Solve production and field issues, implement solutions in a structured and timely manner. 
  • Ability to conceive and design tools and fixtures to increase product quality and reliability. 
  • Good verbal and written communication skills to prepare clear and concise written production procedures and process flows, and communicate issues to Supervisor or instruction to other employees.
  • This positon will regularly work in excess of 40 hours weekly.  Ability to work weekends and evenings when needed for workload is also required
  • PHYSICAL DEMANDS: occasionally will stand/walk/reach with hands and arms, lift up to 10lbs; frequently will sit, use hands to finger to handle or feel, will need to talk to inform or instruct and listen to feedback
  • VISION REQuirements: must be able to use close vision (up to 20 inches), be able to identify and distinguish colors, have peripheral vision (to observe an area up and down or left to right, while focus fixed on a given point), be able to determine 3D depth (ability to judge distances and spatial relationships), and the ability to adjust focus as needed.
  • WORK ENVIRONMENT: will occasionally be working near moving mechanical parts, noise level is quiet.
  • Candidate must be a U.S. person.

NOTE: Relocation is not offered as part of the position listed above.

Teledyne Reynolds, Inc. dba Teledyne Relays may, at its discretion, modify or add further duties not currently listed in this general job description.


Compensation: We offer a competitive compensation commensurate with experience. We also offer excellent and comprehensive benefits including a 401(k) package, stock purchase plan, etc.


How to Apply:

Internal applicants that have been employed at least 6 months with Teledyne may apply for the position. Speak with your Supervisor and see Human Resources for the internal link to apply. Refer to requisition#2018-6272, Manufacturing Engineer 1, location: Hawthorne, CA.


External qualified candidates go to the Teledyne Career Center at: on the Job Search page, requisition#2018-6272, Manufacturing Engineer 1, location: Hawthorne, CA.


Teledyne is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. EEO is the law.  


Teledyne participates in the E-verify program and upholds the Pay Transparency Policy.

If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please call (323) 777-0077, option 2. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.  Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.   

In our efforts to maintain a safe and drug-free workplace, Teledyne Relays requires that candidates complete a satisfactory background check and pass a drug screen prior to employment.


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