Skip Navigation


Boeing Job Description Boeing Job Description

Search Jobs

Browse By Category

Browse By Location

Browse by Category & Location

Equipment & Tool Engineer

Company The Boeing Company Job ID 1900014947 Date posted 01/29/2019
Location Everett Washington United States
Other Locations
Renton;Washington;United States~Seattle;Washington;United States~Mukilteo;Washington;United States~Tukwila;Washington;United States~

Job Description
Every day, more than 13,000 Boeing airplanes take to the sky, bringing families and friends together, connecting business partners, and allowing an ever growing number of people to explore the world. Here in Puget Sound, we work hard around the clock to keep those airplanes flying, and to continually raise the bar for technical excellence, making our products the fastest and safest means of transportation on the planet.

Boeing Production Engineering (PE), an organization of over 4,000 employees, supports all aspects of Boeing Commercial Airplanes from product conception to customer support. PE designs, deploys, operates and maintains the production system that enables the build of the airplanes for The Boeing Company.

PE is the hub of all activity within Boeing as we coordinate with everyone who has anything to do with the airplane including design, manufacturing, suppliers, and customers. We also establish common processes, standards and procedures that the company uses to comply with government, regulatory and competitive obligations.
Boeing Commercial Airplanes is recruiting Equipment & Tool Engineers to support all locations and programs within the Puget Sound area, such as 777X, 787, 747, 767, 737,Tanker programs and more. In addition, we have several automation / robotics positions available, which support complex and highly automated production system equipment. Positions may include providing creative solutions for new equipment, troubleshooting, and providing solutions for existing automated systems
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Supports program and project requirements and develops moderately complex equipment and tooling concepts within the Production System. Participates in feasibility and trade studies, creation of models, sketches, prototypes and simulations. Support design reviews to refine and mature concepts for transition to detail equipment and tooling definition.
  • Develops and validates concepts against moderately complex requirements by performing analysis of build plan impacts, technology options and risk, and integration into the Production System design.
  • Applies key performance indicators.
  • Compiles and analyzes data to determine effect of design.
  • Provides input to the product engineering design. Prepares cost and performance estimates in support of new product.
  • Creates and modifies moderately complex equipment and tooling definition to meet key performance indicators.
  • Integrates usage requirements and fabrication processes to enable fabrication, installation and maintenance.
  • Develops and/or maintains project plan, provides input to Make/Buy decisions and partners with procurement.
  • Performs moderately complex analysis (e.g. stress, vibration, static and dynamic loading, thermal factors) by applying engineering and scientific principles.
  • Ensures compliance with safety, producibility, maintainability, reliability, ergonomic factors and regulatory requirements.
  • Verifies moderately complex design concepts and requirements.
  • Ensures schedules and quality are met throughout the build phase with project management controls including gated reviews.
  • Validates contractual and performance milestones, as needed.
  • Maintains configuration control of engineering change to requirements/definition.
  • Manages compliance to requirements by conducting reviews, acceptance testing and test part trials.
  • Prepares production readiness plan including safety, preventative maintenance, spares plan, training and knowledge transfer to Production and Maintenance personnel.
  • Develops, authorizes and implements methods and solutions for moderately complex equipment and tooling that are unable to meet functional requirements.
  • Analyzes and revises preventive maintenance requirements.
  • Performs studies and makes recommendations to improve the reliability and maintainability of equipment and tooling, including evaluation of technology insertion.
  • Controls hardware, software and documentation configuration of equipment and tooling to ensure a maintainable and repeatable process.
  • Assists with studies to determine current condition and make recommendation for disposition of the assets.
This requisition supports 1st, 2nd and 3rd shift positions and possible 1st shift with rotating 2nd shift support requirements. Candidate will be notified at the time of interview request the shift that they are being considered for.
Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

BCA Engineering

Relocation Assistance Available
Yes. Available for eligible candidates, if authorized.

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
  • Minimum 1 year of experience working in an engineering discipline
  • 1 or more years of experience with production systems in a manufacturing or engineering capacity
  • At least 1 years of experience with Microsoft Office Applications

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):

  • Strong communication Skills
  • Project management knowledge
  • Ability to learn in a fast paced environment
  • Bachelor of Science degree in one of the following areas is highly preferred:
    • Aeronautical Engineering
    • Aeronautics & Astronautics Engineering
    • Aeronautical Engineering Technology
    • Aerospace Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Computer Engineering
    • Computer Science
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Electrical Engineering Technology
    • Industrial & Systems Engineering
    • Manufacturing Engineering
    • Manufacturing Engineering Technology
    • Manufacturing Systems Engineering
    • Material Sciences and Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering Technology
    • Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
    • Plastics Engineering
    • Plastics Engineering Technology
    • Structural Engineering
Typical Education / Experience:
  • Bachelor's and 2 or more years' experience or a Master's degree with experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
This position is located in the Puget Sound area of Seattle, WA and may offer relocation assistance.

Experience Level
Individual Contributor

Job Type


Contingent Upon Program Award


Job Code

Related Jobs

EEO is the Law

Boeing supports equality and diversity.

Download the EEO is the Law Poster (PDF Link).

Learn more about Accessibility


If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us.

Learn More

Computer generated silouette of a person

My Account

Create an account, update your information, or check the status of your application.

Log In or Create Account