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Lead Manufacturing Engineer

United States - MI - Monroe

Job Description

Job Summary

The Lead Manufacturing Engineer will report to the site Technical Manager and will have site process oversight and leadership.    T 

 

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Self-motivated
individual with Experience Supervising an Engineering Team that is willing to
be part of a team of a competitive fast paced facility.

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Able
to follow and provide direction.

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The
individual must be able and willing to take on challenges in all aspects of an
Injection Molding & Assemblies operation, applying themselves to be part of
the team that provides continuous positive results, by using best practice
techniques of the industry and applying these to coordinate the efforts of the
team, identifying opportunities that improve the quality, production, delivery
to our customer while reducing waist.

·        
The
individual must have interpersonal skills be able to manage multiple projects
at the same time to Coordinate, motivate and mentor.

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Must
be computer literate, proficient in MS Office products and E-mail.

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Able
to identify unstable process windows and target improvement on any aspect of
equipment and generate a concise report using corresponding software to convey
the necessary steps for improvement.

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Able
to compile monthly report for issues causing waist, contribute to the solution
and gathered information of improvements and coordinate the Process engineering
team into following month plans

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Mentor,
motivates, directs, and evaluates manufacturing engineers and controls
engineers for adequate training, knowledge, performance and efficiency that
align with the best practices and company’s performance requirements and goals.

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Identifies
Continuous improvements project with supporting data in order to assure a
sustainable benefit.

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Compiles
data and analyses past and current information in order to assist in the
preparation of the budget,

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Purchase
orders, Capital investments, and other projects.

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Maintains
documentation closely following necessary timelines on specific projects

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Able
to adapt to YFAI Safety policies, and enforce them at all levels.

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Additional
duties may apply depending on the facilities needs and requirements.

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Performs
process and material flow analysis.

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Develop
manufacturing process techniques, and equipment to improve productivity.

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Specification,
installation, and implementation of plant machinery, tooling, and equipment

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Facilitate
ergonomic improvements within facility

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Project
management of MIS, maintenance, and engineering projects ensuring commitment
and deadlines are exceeded

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Development
and implementation of formal training and a development program for
subordinates

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Facilitate
continuous improvements in 5-S within functional areas and entire facility

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Provide
engineering assistance in quality problem solving activities

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Oversee
equipment modifications and design

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Perform
project and plant management activities

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Manage
purchase burden accounts to meet or exceed monthly budgets

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Assist
facility in obtaining and maintaining QL and QS9000 status

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Manage
the maintenance and improvements of all PLC programs.

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PLC
mentoring to the engineering staff and maintenance technicians

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Oversees
costs associated with manufacturing and those opportunities to reduce them

Your Qualifications

Education:  BSME in Industrial or Manufacturing
Engineering

Work Experience:

· Tooling
and fixture design experience, manufacturing experience, automation and
robotics experience.

· Leadership
experience managing a small team of 2 – 4 people  

· Experience
with programming AB PLCs highly desired.

 

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Published: 11/12/2018
Job Field: Engineering
Location: United States - MI - Monroe
REQ. NO.: 18000761
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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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