Manufacturing Engineer 155


Job Type:Full-time
Manufacturing EngineerSalary: $85k to $100k base, plus competitive bonus, benefits and retirement packageLocation: Northern Detroit suburbsJob Description:Our client a global manufacturer of automotive components (Air Induction system) is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer· Supporting Segment Team & Manufacturing Plant’s for Manufacturing Processes of Air Induction System’s (Current, Past and Future Projects)· Provides input to Product Cost Planner and Project Manager to support cost calculations· Developing continuous improvement and product initiatives to achieve productivity initiatives including design to cost, lean manufacturing, design for manufacturing and design for Six Sigma.· Ensuring that all equipment brought into the facilities are in agreement with the EH&S and Quality Policies and Procedures.· Implementing pull-system into receiving plants.· Ensuring prototype development is accurate and encompassing in order to launch programs on time and within budget.· Ensuring lowest cost method is utilized in process (i.e. manual labor v. automation).· Reducing capital investments, while maintaining/ improving robustness.The successful candidate has to meet the following requirements:· Minimum 5 years of advanced engineering and product launch experience.· Injection Molding experience is strongly preferred· Previous powertrain and plastics experience is strongly preferred.· Global or multi-national business experience strongly preferred.· Proven planning abilities, including successful execution of such plans.· Strong initiative and the ability to work well in a team environment.· Proven negotiation skills with significant accomplishments.· Demonstrated ability to work on a team.