MANUFACTURING PROCESS ENGINEER-AUTOMOTIVE

Location: HUNTINGTON, WV
Date Posted: 04-01-2018
The Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for his assigned manufacturing processes. Through input from the customer, plant staff, and production employees the Manufacturing Engineer will review process controls, emphasize continuous improvement through Lean Manufacturing methodology and Kaizen activities, participate in the development of cell layouts, set up reduction (SMED), lead time reduction and improve productivity through waste reduction. In addition the Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible for achieving product target cost, improved efficiency and identifying possible production problems for existing products within their scope of accountability.
The Manufacturing Engineer will be involved with helping to determine project capital needs, launch strategies, project timing, process flows, labor and machine standards as well as proposed plans for changes to the process, equipment, molds, and tooling to ensure reliability and compatibility with existing Toledo Molding and Die standards/systems.
 
Job Functions
  • Support and maintain project time line
  • Participate in identifying open items issues
  • Review mold and secondary fixture design and make recommendations
  • Develop workflow, effective layout and optimize processes
  • Evaluate and implement process/product improvements
  • Work with the team to develop tooling and poka yoke methods
  • Assist with training of both technical and production in processing standards
  • Develop short and long term strategy to support customer requirements
  • Authorize engineering change notices (deviations), process alerts, purchase orders, equipment spare parts inventory, and personnel training requests
Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree - technical required. Electrical or Mechanical Engineering Preferred.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Automotive industry experience.
  • Product launch exposure a plus.
  • Injection and blow molding experience preferred
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
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