Manufacturing Engineer III plans and designs manufacturing processes for a production facility. Analyzes assembly, fabrication, machining, and other processes. Being a Manufacturing Engineer III maximizes efficiency by optimization of layout of equipment, workflow, assembly methods, and work force utilization. Determines the parts, equipment, tools, and processes needed in order to achieve manufacturing goals according to product specifications. Additionally, Manufacturing Engineer III may conduct time and cost analysis of processes. Requires a bachelor's degree of engineering. The Manufacturing Engineer III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Manufacturing Engineer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience.