Manufacturing engineers are involved in the process of manufacturing from planning to finished product.
Manufacturing engineers work on design and operation of integrated systems for production of things. They work to produce high quality goods efficiently and with less wastage and low impact on environment.
Manufacturing engineers work on flow of manufacturing, automation, designing the most efficient manufacturing process, assignment of machines and equipments to various lines of manufacture, material handling and layout of the manufacturing area. They begin by making a prototype of the manufacturing process electronically and then translate it into a cost effective and efficient system of manufacturing.