Manufacturing Engineer - Seating & Trim
at Ronin Staffing

Date Posted: 8/1/2020

Job Description

Position Title: Manufacturing Engineer - Seating & Trim #278992
Rate: $40.25/hr 
Location: Dearborn, MI 48126
Duration: 1 year contract + possible extension and / or hire
Estimated Travel: 10%
Estimated Overtime: 10 hours per week

Position Description:
Position is specific to Manufacturing Engineer for Interior (seats, trim, etc) in Advanced Manufacturing. The Final Assembly Manufacturing Engineering Program Implementation Team is a cross-functional team having the primary responsibility to implement and manage the plans required to launch vehicle programs at assembly plants. The Manufacturing Engineer candidate will be a part of this team and be responsible for the following:
- Provide manufacturing engineering leadership throughout a new model development program beginning at through + 45 days
- Implementation of new/modified tooling and facilities based on product and process changes.
- Lead manufacturing assembly builds (VP, TT, PP, MP1 and MP2) in Canada, Mexico & US assembly plants - Identify and drive resolution of manufacturing related issues
- Interface with cross-functional (PD, STA, MP&L, NMP, etc) activities
- Write/modify/maintain process sheets as required post 
- Lead assembly tooling installation, start-up, and commissioning at the assembly site. In addition, support tooling buy-off @ vendor facility.
- Prepare and lead management presentations from post- through - Lead issue resolution and reporting for Water, End of Line (EOL), and Interior Ornamentation Tool (IOT)
- Drive quality, cost, and labor improvements

Skills Required:
- CAD experience required
- Strong computer skills (Excel, Power Point, etc.)
- Strong verbal & written communication and presentation skills.
- Ability to operate in stressful situations within timing constraints.
- Ability to work with minimal direct supervision

Skills Preferred:
- Working knowledge of statistics (control charts, data collecting, etc.)
- Knowledge in one or more of the following Ford software systems: AVBOM, WERS, GSPAS/APT, Teamcenter, AIM, CPARS

Experience Required:
- Automotive Manufacturing Engineering experience required
- Experience w/tooling, processes and facilities required
- Direct automotive Interior Trim related experience

Experience Preferred:
- Experience related to automotive Interior Trim Assembly
- Experience related to automotive fit and finish
- Error proofing experience preferred

Education Required:
- Bachelors degree required

Education Preferred:
- Bachelor degree in engineering preferred

Additional Information:
- Travel to assembly plants in US, Canada, and/or Mexico may be required

Job Snapshot

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