Newton, North Carolina, United States
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Engineering
About The Opportunity
What you'll do
Develop Manufacturing Processes, including specification and purchasing of machinery, tooling and fixturing. Lead process improvement strategies; cycle time reductions and cost reduction. Process maintenance of current processes.
Comply with all company and departmental policies and procedures.
Create process plans for new projects.
Provide quotations for new projects and tooling.
Provide pre-operational drawings.
Support APQP Documentation Creation and Control (PF, PFMEA, & CP)
Provide technical guidance.
Control cost of manufacturing methods.
Specify and recommend tooling, fixturing, methods and equipment.
Test and troubleshoot tools, fixtures, machines, and processes.
Develop and maintain accurate plant layouts.
Work with Product Engineering, suppliers, and customers to develop parts.
Active involvement in process improvement teams.
Coordinate/start up projects.
Work with Training Coordinator to implement training for associates on new machinery as required.
Work with the Gage Engineer to specify gaging techniques and equipment.
Practice and maintain a good relationship with all GKN business units and GPS team leaders.
Schedule delivery of all tools, fixtures, gages, and equipment on time.
Supervise daily activities and projects for students as required.
Bachelor's Degree required, preferably in Engineering
Excellent computer skills with working knowledge of ProE & Auto Cad
3 years of experience in Manufacturing Environment (preferably TS 16949 certified company)
Excellent organizational skills with the ability to effectively handle multiple tasks
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Must be self-motivated
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