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Industrial Engineer

United States - IL - Belvidere

Job Description

The Plant Industrial / Manufacturing
Engineer will provide technical expertise in plant layout and lean flow,
standard labor analysis (direct and indirect), material planning and internal
logistics, and lean manufacturing.

 

1. Current plant layout ownership –
ensure accuracy / alignment with Floor Space Planning Tool (FSPT)  

2. Alignment of plant layout drawing
with AutoCAD® standards  

3. Lean flow proposals /
improvements to overall facility flow  

4. New business (Phase 2-5) layout
support – defining where new business fits in the plant  

5. Warehouse requirements planning
utilizing Plan for Every Part (PFEP) Matrix  

6. Indirect labor planning for plant
utilizing Flow Planner® software  

7. Support Materials & SCM
groups with line side racking decisions, supermarket flow, kitting, and part
delivery methods  

8. Adherence to guidelines and
standards for internal logistics / material flow  

9. Value Stream Mapping – current
and future state with plan for gap closure  

10. Kaizen support – CI project collaboration
 

11. Kaizen leadership for lean flow
/ density / floor space utilization improvements  

12. Direct labor time studies /
MODAPTS® / line balancing  

13. New program direct labor
planning, including reviews of “Process Book” with AME  

14. Indirect labor time studies /
work sampling / work balancing  

15. New program indirect labor
planning, including use of Flow Planner® software  

16. Maintenance of a central
database of all MODAPTS® / time studies for the plant  

17. Support plant key improvement initiatives
and IE functional projects as required 

Your Qualifications

Minimum of a Bachelor of Science in
Engineering - Industrial Engineering preferred

· Minimum of 3 years of industry
experience – automotive interiors experience desired  

· Working experience in a manufacturing
assembly facility – JIT manufacturing experience desired

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Published: 05/15/2019
Job Field: Engineering
Location: United States - IL - Belvidere
REQ. NO.: 19001374
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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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