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Global. Collaborative. Innovative. Together, we will transform the automotive interiors industry. Together, we will redefine the ways people experience life onboard vehicles.

Advanced Manufacturing Engineer

United States - MI - Holland

Job Description

 

Global. Collaborative. Innovative.
Together, we will transform the automotive interiors industry. Together, we
will redefine the ways people experience life onboard vehicles.

 

You will be part of a global, diverse team.
A team that is truly dedicated to anticipating and re-imagining how society
will live and work inside the vehicles of tomorrow. You will build strong,
personal relationships as you work together to push the boundaries of
innovation. The environment will be fast-paced, exciting, challenging. But you
will be inspired to adapt and evolve.

 

Opportunity is yours. Are you ready for the
challenge?

 

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors – your
career in motion

The Advanced Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for all
aspects of tooling and process development for all new (launch) processes
(slush, FIP, vac form, paint, etc.), as well as the implementation of the tools
and equipment into the JCI/JCIM production facility.  The AME owns the quote phase for advanced
manufacturing, CAR input and layout of facility and ensures that all mechanical
systems meet JCI corporate standards.

  • Quote Phase sign-off:  The AME is responsible to review all
    quote packages and review with the advanced manufacturing quote meetings.  
  • Tool, Equipment and
    Process Feasibility: The AME is responsible for managing the manufactured
    part feasibility process.
  • Tool and Equipment
    Sourcing:  Work with CE&T
    purchasing to define appropriate domestic or LCC tool shop, ensure lowest cost
    and define tool timing.
  • Tool and Equipment
    Design: The AME is responsible for ensuring that the appropriate tool and
    equipment design is developed for the part.
  • Tool and Equipment
    Tracking:  The Process AME is
    responsible for managing the tool build process and providing the SDT’s status
    updates.
  • Prove-out at
    supplier or in Yanfeng facilities: 
    The AME is responsible for coordinating and attending the tool prove-out
    process
  • Part dimensional
    analysis and reconciliation process: The AME is responsible to manage the dimensional
    reconciliation process. 
  • Tool Prove-out and
    Hand-off to Production Site: The AME is responsible for scheduling the
    final tool prove-out/sign-off event at the Yanfeng stamping plant.

 

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Chemical or
    Manufacturing Engineering
  • Seven to ten years or more experience in injection
    molding tool and process engineering.
  • Six Sigma Green or Black Belt.
  • Analytical problem solving
  • Exceptional understanding of plastics processes, Thermo
    forming, molded part feasibility and tool build/design.
  • Hands on experience with injection molding equipment,
    robotics, and auxiliary equipment.
  • Proven mechanical aptitude for problem solving.
  • Experience with various injection molding tool
    technologies Thermo forming, Vac forming, 
    and compression forming, cooling and turbulent flow, tool shot, mold
    behind, in-mold formed laminates)
  • Proven process and tooling engineering excellence in the
    automotive industry.

Yanfeng Automotive
Interiors is the world’s leading supplier of instrument panels and cockpit
systems, door panels, floor consoles and overhead consoles. Headquartered in
Shanghai, the company has more than 105 manufacturing and technical centers in
17 countries and employs over 29,600 people globally. Established in 2015,
Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is a joint venture between Yanfeng Automotive Trim
Systems Co., Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Huayu
Automotive Systems Co., Ltd. (HASCO), the component group of SAIC Motor
Corporation Limited (SAIC Motor), and Johnson
Controls a global multi-industrial company. For more information, please visit www.YFAI.com

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Published: 11/20/2016
Job Field: Engineering
Location: United States - MI - Holland
REQ. NO.: 16000548
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Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI)

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) is the global leader in automotive interiors. Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is redefining how people relax, work and play in their vehicle interiors – today and decades from now. Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has approximately 110 manufacturing plants and technical centers in 18 countries and more than 33,000 employees globally. They design, develop and manufacture automotive interior components for all automakers. LEARN MORE

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