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Careers

Espey is expanding and is looking for key senior people to join our team. Experience in an ISO 9001 environment would be a plus. Work hours are Monday – Thursday 7:00 am to 5:30 pm. Espey is a quality oriented, innovative, and profitable manufacturer of custom magnetic components and power supplies for both military and industrial applications. Espey is located in historic, picturesque Saratoga Springs, New York. We are about 30 minutes from the State capital in Albany, and about three hours from New York City, Boston and Montreal.

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Espey Mfg. & Electronics Corp.
233 Ballston Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4755
Telephone: (518) 245-4400 Fax: 518-245-4425

Impregnator

  • Must be comfortable with use and mixing of varnishes, solvents, sealants, oils, coatings, and epoxies.
  • Tasks include dipping, encapsulating, applying, and submerging assemblies in varnishes, coatings, transformer oil, and encapsulants.
  • Requires safety glasses at all times, and may require use of safety apparatus such as gloves, hot-mitts, apron, respirator, or dust mask.
  • Able to accurately measure materials by weight or volume and mix as required by process specification or manufacturer’s instructions.
  • Labeling of all secondary-containers so dispensed/transferred material maintains traceability.
  • Ability to read and understand product specifications (prints), process specifications, material data sheets, and manufacturer’s instructions.
  • Must be able to lift and maneuver weights up to 35 pounds and utilize overhead hoist or crane for heavier products.
  • Able to safely operate overhead hoists and cranes to lift and lower product, as well as pallet jacks for moving product as needed.
  • Requires loading and unloading of racks and fixtures used in the processing of products.
  • Use of hand tools such as hammers, wrenches, screwdrivers, blades, measuring tape, calipers, cutters, scissors, and punches.
  • Use of power tools such as vacuum cleaner, die grinder, grinding/wire wheel, drill-press, impact driver, and hydraulic press.
  • Able to set operating parameters and time intervals of ovens, vacuum chambers, and vacuum pumps.
  • Preparing product for processing by installing fixtures and/or clamping devices as well as application of masking and mold-release compounds.
  • Cleaning fixtures and associated hardware, plates, and trays as required.
  • Cleaning of product post-processing in order to remove excess varnish, resin, epoxy, and encapsulants.
  • Maintain clean and organized work areas, ovens, vacuum chambers, and overall department area.
  • Maintaining equipment logs and maintenance records.
  • Use of computer for clocking in and out, logging in and out of job operations, and taking counts for completed tasks. Must add notes for explanation as required.

**MUST BE US CITIZEN**

Send resume and salary requirements to Espey Mfg. & Electronics Corp., Attn: Human Resources, 233 Ballston Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or email in PDF form to hr@espey.com. EOE

EOE

 

Lead Solderer II

Must have the ability to read blue prints. Must have familiarity with hand tools such as screwdrivers, wire cutters, pliers and soldering irons.  Ideal candidate has 1+ years of soldering experience.  Job duties include soldering components and terminal boards, as well as assembling fabricated metal items as specified by work orders.

**Must be US Citizen**

Send resume and salary requirements to Espey Mfg. & Electronics Corp., Attn: Human Resources, 233 Ballston Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or email in PDF form to hr@espey.com. EOE

Production Planner

Espey Manufacturing is seeking a Production Planner to join the Manufacturing and Production team. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Planning the production schedule for the manufacturing floor, taking into consideration available capacity, raw material inventory levels, customer order requirements and best production order sequence.
  • Processing Engineering Change Notices.
  • Setting up jobs for Engineering and Production as well as rework.
  • Developing and implementing master production schedules.
  • Adding job numbers and updating job information regularly.
  • Tracking job dates.
  • Discuss volumes and capacities in the Master Production Schedule with production departments and elsewhere, as needed.
  • Using Epicor 10, Convert customer orders to jobs within the Master Production Schedule to create orders in the plant MRP system.
  • Verify product structure and bill of material for all planned orders.
  • Analyze material change orders and Engineering change orders, update MRP and production departments, and coordinate the introduction of the change orders.
  • Provide data about the engineering changes to other departments.
  • Manage parameters in the production system and monitor the delivery of parts and sub-assemblies throughout all production departments.
  • Prepare and publish production planning schedules, taking into account the work day calendar, restrictions and capacities of each area.
  • Track key performance indicators and take corrective actions if necessary.
  • Document processes and work instructions.

Required Education & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred. High School degree is required.
  • A minimum of 4 years of experience in planning and/or scheduling in a manufacturing environment is required.
  • Knowledge of Vantage 10 is preferred.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office is required.

**Must be US Citizen**

Send resumes and salary requirements to Espey Mfg.& Electronics Corp., Attn: Human Resources, 233 Ballston Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or email to hr@espey.com.  EOE

Sr. Strategic Sourcing Agent

Espey Manufacturing & Electronics is seeking a senior level, experienced buyer with knowledge of mechanical and electrical components. Basic knowledge of electronics parts and Circuit Card Assemblies (CCAs) is beneficial.

  • Strategic Thinking, Planning, and Action to negotiate prices and terms with suppliers
  • Identify suppliers with respect to risk, cost, quality, and delivery competitiveness for assigned responsibilities.
  • Plans and manages materials to meet customer requirements and best support the company’s goals.
  • Audits suppliers’ facilities to evaluate them as sources and responsible for the resolution of production, design, quality, and/or delivery problems. Requires travel.
  • Communicates the status of supplier scorecard to supply base and assures corrective and preventive action from underperforming suppliers.
  • Assists Strategic Sourcing Agents with questions, issues, & gives advice/direction when needed in various tasks.
  • Interfaces with all departments and resolves problems and issues with purchased items.
  • Manage subcontracts and complex commodities (i.e. CCA, external fabrications, castings)
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Performs other related duties as required.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree with emphasis in Business & Supply Chain, Business Administration with five (5) years of progressively responsible purchasing and materials control experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Personal computer skills, mainframe operations as relates to procurement, related software, and knowledge of purchasing/accounting processes required.
  • Strong background and proven history of quoting & negotiation processes

**Must be US Citizen**

Send resumes and salary requirements to Espey Mfg.& Electronics Corp., Attn: Human Resources, 233 Ballston Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or email to hr@espey.com.  EOE

Director of Quality Control

The Director of Quality Control will oversee the operation and administration of the Quality team driving continuous improvement. Initiation of strategic objectives related to cost, quality, and delivery are imperative. The Director of Quality Control will maintain a collaborative relationship with organizational leadership and operations to ensure achievement of growth targets, positive customer relationships, and industry leading product quality and reliability. This role requires a functional leader who can utilize their industry expertise to lead quality team members at all levels within the organization.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead quality team, setting strategic goals and guiding continuous improvement initiatives
  • Provide leadership and strategic direction for the quality function while ensuring proper interface and communication with manufacturing, operations, program management, engineering, sales, and supply chain
  • Ensure internal processes and metrics are aligned to create the highest product quality and competitive advantage
  • Ensure customer requirements are well understood, communicated, and adhered to
  • Formulate and maintain quality objectives complementary to corporate policies, procedures, and goals
  • Build a strong, high performing quality organization with a clear vision and mission to support company growth
  • Interpret quality control philosophy to key personnel within the organization
  • Coordinate objectives with production procedures in cooperation with management team to maximize product reliability and minimize costs
  • Maintain a high level of customer service and organizational support

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Ability to effectively manage change
  • Critical thinking and reasoning skills, ability to identify weaknesses and strengths of alternative solutions or approaches to opportunities
  • Experience supporting customers in various industries
  • Knowledge of Lean/Six Sigma tools and processes a must
  • Demonstrated success leading multi-location, cross-functional quality teams
  • Demonstrated experience with problem solving techniques and core quality tools
  • Strong and proven leadership characteristics and ability
  • Minimum of fifteen (15) years of quality experience preferably within a defense environment
  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Business, or related field
  • Strong understanding of quality management systems including ISO9001 and AS9100
  • Nationally recognized quality certification is desired, such as American Society for Quality Certified Quality Engineer (ASQ-CQE) certification. Minimum of Green Belt certification is preferred
  • Military contract experience preferred

**MUST be a US citizen**

EOE

Maintenance- General

Performs simple maintenance, repair and related work on machine tools, shop equipment such as soldering irons, bench drills, etc. Will use hand tools, portable power tools or trade tools under specific direction.   Performs maintenance, painting and related work. Includes both spray and brush work, inside and out of doors, painting factory interior, concrete, fences, skids, machines, equipment. Will be required to work with specific instructions

EOE

**Must be US Citizen**

Send resumes and salary requirements to Espey Mfg.& Electronics Corp., Attn: Human Resources, 233 Ballston Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or email to hr@espey.com.  EOE

Potter

Will be required to position module or transformer case under outlet of tank containing encapsulation fluid. Moves controls to force preset amount of fluid through opening in module or transformer case.   Will place components on rack, dip rack in encapsulating fluid and hand rack on drying frame or in oven to harden sealing compound. Must weigh out quantities of powered or liquid dyes and chemicals, following formula sheet.  EOE

**Must be US Citizen**

Send resumes and salary requirements to Espey Mfg.& Electronics Corp., Attn: Human Resources, 233 Ballston Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or email to hr@espey.com.

Quality Control Inspector

The successful candidate will inspect assemblies, subassemblies and components to validate compliance with specifications, drawings, blueprints, production details and governing inspection procedures and manuals. Must have a minimum of 2 years QC inspection experience with electrical and mechanical assemblies, subassemblies, circuit card assemblies and miscellaneous parts. Candidate should be competent using calipers, height gauges, thread gauges and basic electrical meters.

Experience with machining, welding and CMM required. Working knowledge of AS 9100, ISO 9001 and mechanical calibration preferred.

**Must be US Citizen**

Send resumes and salary requirements to Espey Mfg.& Electronics Corp., Attn: Human Resources, 233 Ballston Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or email to hr@espey.com.  EOE

Large Magnetics Assembly III

The successful candidate must accurately build transformers and other assemblies to prints, drawings, work instructions, travelers or other method of instruction with supervision. Must verify usable condition of all tools; ensure equipment calibration is valid prior to use, and use calibrated measuring devices to check dimensions to confirm assembly meets drawings and prints. Must setup and assemble cores and/or steel lamination and insulating separators into wound coils using banding, stacking, interleaving, and other techniques as required. Must prepare wire connections by forming, sanding, scraping, tinning, insulating and/or other methods for connection to terminals or other points of contact and also prepare surfaces using silicones or other surface treatments, as indicated by documentation. Utilize solder irons, torches, epoxies, and/or tools (screwdrivers, wrenches, hammers, pliers, clamps, etc.) to form and make connections, fasten metal objects together, and assemble parts to form units or subassembly parts, or mounts subassemblies on panel or in cabinet. Clean and inspect terminal connections for flaws and correct as needed. Assemble wires to terminals, lugs, and/or terminal boards utilizing crimping tools and other tools as needed. Must assemble or dis-assemble electronic components, mechanical components, subassemblies, and/or systems and make mechanical adjustments to work, including unit rework, repair or modifications.

 

**Must be US Citizen**

Send resumes and salary requirements to Espey Mfg.& Electronics Corp., Attn: Human Resources, 233 Ballston Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or email in PDF from to hr@espey.com.  EOE

Electronics Tester

Successful candidate will be experienced in utilizing ATE equipment including safety procedures and interdepartmental procedures.  Must have knowledge of basic electronics and transformers derived from formal schooling or past experience as a test technician. Strong computer skills required.

**Must be US Citizen**

Send resumes and salary requirements to Espey Mfg.& Electronics Corp., Attn: Human Resources, 233 Ballston Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or email in PDF from to hr@espey.com.  EOE

 

Power Supply Design Engineer

The successful candidate must possess a BSEE and have 5+ years€™ experience and demonstrated ability in developing and supporting power supply designs and products for high reliability and military applications. Experience with power levels >1KW, AC-DC, DC-DC, DC-AC. The individual must understand and be able to develop switch-mode power supplies using various topologies and techniques to achieve an efficient, reliable, EMI/EMC compliant design. Experience with rugged/military designs, thermal packaging and layout of power electronics is required. The candidate will be expected to thrive in a small company atmosphere where they will be involved with proposing solutions to customer specifications, through development, test and production support of power conversion products.

**Must be US Citizen**
Send resume and salary requirements to Espey Mfg. & Electronics Corp., Attn: Human Resources, 233 Ballston Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or email in PDF form to hr@espey.com. EOE.