Working at East West
East West Manufacturing has grown at record pace over the past few years adding new team members, customers and locations into the family. Our corporate culture is transparent, competitive and rewarding. Open communication is very important to co-founders Scott Ellyson and Jeff Sweeney, not only for our customers but for our team members as well. We meet quarterly to review the progress on annual goals. East West has always fostered an open-door policy allowing us to pivot quickly without being burdened with bureaucracy.
Our headquarters are conveniently located next to Perimeter Mall in Atlanta, Georgia, with quick access to Highways I-285, 400, I-85, as well as MARTA. Surrounded by a wide variety of restaurants and shopping, you can have your pick to visit any store or grab a bite for lunch.
East West encourages and promotes team camaraderie with quarterly charity events and our annual holiday event. In the past we’ve worked on projects at veteran and children organizations, shopping for families in need and organizing Santa visits for children during the holidays. Some positions offer flex hours and a telecommute program, making work-life balance a high priority.
At East West, we believe our employees are our greatest assets.
Who’s a good fit here? People who are highly motivated, self-managed and thrive in a fast-paced, challenging environment often find that East West is a perfect fit.
Whether your talents are in engineering, production, sales, customer service, manufacturing, assembly, or administration, we invite you to find out more about how you can become a part of our growing team. Check out the job postings below!
Benefits and Perks
Casual Dress Code
Generous PTO to Start
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
401(k) Retirement Plan
Free shuttle to and from MARTA*
Training and Continuing Education Opportunities
Coffee, filtered water, snacks and onsite café
Work from home, one day/week*
Company Wellness Program*
Off-site team activities (soccer/basketball teams)*
On-site Fitness Center*
*Atlanta benefits & perks
Director of People and Culture
East West Manufacturing is looking for our first-ever Director of People and Culture to join our team. This person will work in partnership with the East West's executive leadership team to provide an operational structure for existing organizational needs. This person must take measures to create a welcoming, energizing and rewarding work environment. It is imperative this person can respect and empathize with team members working in a range of workplace settings who are culturally, economically and geographically diverse.
Due to the global nature of our company, this person must be comfortable working closely with international counterparts.
Senior Product Development Engineer (Mechanical)
The Senior Product Development Engineer is responsible for engineering and product design, including Design For Manufacturing (DFM) and cost, of plastic, metal, rubber and electronic assembly components. This Engineer will champion projects from Request for Quote (RFQ) through New Product Introduction (NPI) and provide sustaining support for Production Released (PR) products.
This position will be based in Atlanta and report to the Vice President of Engineering. If you are looking for a dynamic role working on a variety of interesting projects with a flexible work schedule, this position could be for you!
Product Development Engineer
We're seeking a Product Development Engineer who will assist in the engineering and product design, including design for manufacturability and cost, of air and water moving products, plastic, metal, rubber and electronic assembly components. Other responsibilities will include supporting projects from new product introduction through the product life cycle and providing technical support in various manufacturing disciplines (including plastic injection molding and metalworking), assisting efforts for on-time prototypes and production launch of new or modified products, and communicating with customers for resolution of technical issues.
Product Development Engineer II
The Product Development Engineer II will assist in the engineering and product design, including design for manufacturabilty and cost of air and water moving products, including plastic, metal, rubber and electronic assembly components (ex motors, PCBA, etc). This position will support project from new product introduction through the product life cycle and provide technical support in various manufacturing disciplines (including plastic injection molding and metal working). If you are looking for a dynamic role working on a variety of interesting projects with flexible work hours, this position could be for you!
Production Team Leader
This position is responsible for the quality and productivity of all production employees staffed on designated lines, as well as departmental safety. Additionally, the Team Leader position is accountable for ensuring that production scheduled for completion is executed in a timely manner and within all quality procedures and for participation in performance management processes.
Production Assembler 1
The Production Assembler's job responsibilities will include assembling products or different parts of products, reading and understanding basic drawings, following directions for color codes, plugging connectors, tinning wires, apply heat shrink and cutting and stripping wire among other duties.
Machine Operator Level 1
The Production Assembler's job responsibilities will include working with Wire & Cable department Line Leaders, implementing improvements to reduce costs, working with design and mechanical engineers, and technical services supervisors, performing equipment duties in production according to standard operating procedures among other tasks.
Open entry-level positions for Production Assembler who has the aptitude to work in the Electronic Manufacturing Services Industry. The candidate will train for wire harness and cable assembly and mechanical assembly using benchtop arbor presses. Experience using multiple hand tools, such as wire splicers, crimpers, strippers is helpful. Ability to learn basic wiring diagrams and drawings. Semi-automatic machine crimping and Solder experience are required. Work requires some physical strain such as long periods of standing.
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Wire Harness Manufacturing Assembler
Open position for skilled Production Assembler for production of wire leads, wire harnesses, and cable assemblies. The ideal candidate will have experience with 1) crimping terminals to wires using hand tools and semi-automatic crimping machines, 2) plugging connectors, 3) installing tie wraps, shrink tubing and labels, 4) performing visual inspections and continuity tests on completed assemblies and 5) soldering.
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Wire Harness Manufacturing - Engineering Technician
Open position for Engineering Technician for production of wire leads, wire harnesses, and cable assemblies. The candidate will report to an Engineer and be responsible for making first piece samples and high-mix, low-volume production with minimal assistance. The candidate will have extensive experience with 1) crimping terminals to wires using hand tools and semi-automatic crimping machines, 2) plugging connectors, 3) installing tie wraps, shrink tubing and labels, 4) performing visual inspections and continuity tests on completed assemblies and 5) soldering. Candidate must be able to make harnesses from customer drawings and bills of material with no instructions. The candidate will also work directly with customers and must have interpersonal skills to fill this role.
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The stockroom associate's responsibilities will include receiving, managing and accounting for materials in the stockroom. The associate will verify shipping invoices against materials received, as well as assisting in the distribution of products from the stockroom to the manufacturing floor for assembly. When orders are complete, the clerk will be responsible for packing and shipping to the customer as directed.
Electronic Manufacturing Quoting Specialist
The Quoting Specialist's duties will include interfacing with customers on the status of quotes, quoting electronic assemblies using online quoting software and other methods to gather component pricing data and filling out formal quotes to be submitted to customers. The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of manufacturing assembly processes and be familiar with electronic components.
Mechanical, Electrical, and Industrial Engineers
Our Vietnam operations is looking for talented engineers – both local and foreign – to fill technical and managerial positions in the Vietnam factory. We seek professionals that are interested to work in a fast-moving, constantly changing environment, who enjoy working in a multi-cultural workplace. Regardless whether there is a currently open position, if you have the talent, we’ll find a role for you in the organization.
Applicants with experience in electronic assembly, injection molding and mold-making, as well as general manufacturing engineers are strongly encouraged to apply. (open to all nationalities)
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