Graduate of mechanical and/or industrial engineering from a recognized university or college
or equivalent education and work experience
Minimum of 5 -7 years experience, preferably in a high volume environment
Experience and knowledge in tooling and fixture design and development, process and product development, and automation design and development
Have above average computer skills including all Windows applications and Design software including AutoCAD, Solid Works, and Microsoft Project
Experience with Lean Manufacturing and 5S preferred
Must have superior communication skills and above average analytical and problem solving skills
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Ability to learn new specifications and procedures through on-the-job training and experience.
Must have a positive attitude towards new concepts and be quality and cost conscious
Must have gear / spline manufacturing engineering experience including in-depth knowledge of programming, tooling and process setup & troubleshooting
Responsible for determining the operations required for fabrication and assembly of products by reviewing parts drawings, specifications, and other engineering data. Plan, schedule, conduct, or co-ordinate phases of major engineering projects. Develop sequence of operations, estimate time requirements for each, and prepare operation sheets. Act as an internal consultant providing technical guidance on most complex projects.
Work with production planning to set shop priorities and ensure all required tools and documentation required in the plant for production run jobs are available
Participate in productivity improvement investigations
Prepare quotations for new jobs, including material and processing costs, tooling, gauges and capital investment costs if required
Modify the processes when required and update all relevant documentation
Review all processes and operator instructions to ensure accuracy and conformance to actual procedures, revise as needed
Lead projects as per Engineering Manager, and communicate project status
Provide means of communication with customer to develop and supply a component which meets or exceeds the customers requirements
Maintain ongoing process control through quality troubleshooting and process improvement investigation
Perform any other duties assigned
Focus on continual improvement and cost reduction
Comply with all policies and procedures:
Support, Foster, Promote and Demonstrate Linamarís Core Values and Leadership Behaviors.
Support and maintain department lean initiatives
THIS POSITION IS LOCATED AT OUR ASHEVILLE, NC LOCATION.
State or Province