- Confer with research and biomanufacturing personnel to ensure the compatibility of design and production.
- Collaborate with manufacturing or quality assurance staff to prepare product specification or safety sheets, standard operating procedures, user manuals, or qualification and validation reports.
- Consult with chemists or biologists to develop or evaluate novel technologies.
- Consult with engineers to discuss or interpret design concepts, or determine requirements of detailed working drawings.
- Review blueprints to determine customer requirements and consult with assembler regarding schematics, wiring procedures, or conductor paths.
||Mechanical Engineering Technicians
- Discuss changes in design, method of manufacture and assembly, and drafting techniques and procedures with staff and coordinate corrections.
- Confer with technicians and submit reports of test results to engineering department and recommend design or material changes.
- Communicate with management and user personnel to develop production and design standards.
- Confer with clients, vendors, staff, and management personnel regarding purchases, product and production specifications, manufacturing capabilities, or project status.
||Industrial Safety and Health Engineers
- Maintain liaisons with outside organizations, such as fire departments, mutual aid societies, and rescue teams, so that emergency responses can be facilitated.
- Confer with medical professionals to assess health risks and to develop ways to manage health issues and concerns.
- Collaborate with architects or related professionals on whole building design to maximize the aesthetic features of structures or surrounding land and to improve energy efficiency.
- Collaborate with estimators to cost projects, create project plans, or coordinate bids from landscaping contractors.
- Confer with marine engineering personnel to establish arrangement of boiler room equipment and propulsion machinery, heating and ventilating systems, refrigeration equipment, piping, and other functional equipment.
||Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians
- Confer with engineering personnel regarding details and implications of test procedures and results.
||Civil Engineering Technicians
- Confer with supervisor to determine project details such as plan preparation, acceptance testing, and evaluation of field conditions.
||Electromechanical Engineering Technologists
- Consult with machinists or technicians to ensure that electromechanical equipment or systems meet design specifications.
- Plan and evaluate new projects, consulting with other engineers and corporate executives as necessary.
||Computer Hardware Engineers
- Confer with engineering staff and consult specifications to evaluate interface between hardware and software and operational and performance requirements of overall system.
- Consult with other scientists to determine parameters of experimentation or suitability of analytical models.
- Confer with engineers, customers, or others to discuss existing or potential engineering projects or products.
||Electronics Engineers, Except Computer
- Confer with engineers, customers, vendors, or others to discuss existing or potential electronics engineering projects or products.
- Confer with research personnel to clarify or resolve problems and to develop or modify designs.
- Communicate manufacturing capabilities, production schedules, or other information to facilitate production processes.
||Human Factors Engineers and Ergonomists
- Advocate for end users in collaboration with other professionals, including engineers, designers, managers, or customers.
- Confer with contractors, utility companies, or government agencies to discuss plans, specifications, or work schedules.
||Fuel Cell Engineers
- Plan or implement fuel cell cost reduction or product improvement projects in collaboration with other engineers, suppliers, support personnel, or customers.