Manufacturing Engineering Manager - Automotive Industry

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Columbus, OH
Jul 16, 2017
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Job Description

Automotive Industry leader looking for a Manufacturing Engineering Manager with compression molding for SMC experience.

1. Selection, training and development and management of facility's technical team

2. Improving OEE performance (uptime, throughput, scrap)

3. Capital project management

4. Provide mfg. support to SMC, Molding, and Assembly Depts.

5. Key contributor to continuous improvement projects

6. Key contributor APQP and Launch Activities

Required Background:

1. BS in Industrial, Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering

2. 10-12 years in a manufacturing environment, preferably in mid-volume mixture of automation and manual operations

3. 5+ years of engineering leadership experience in a manufacturing environment

4. Demonstrated progressive track record of engineering leadership accomplishments

Required Skills and Experience

1. Experience with tooling and mold design for Class A fabrication

2. Demonstrated expertise in Lean Manufacturing

3. Experience with Lean Manufacturing,5S, FMEA, Control Plans, and Root Cause Analysis

4. Experience with automated and robotic assembly fixtures

5. Advanced mechanical aptitude

6. Advanced planning, problem solving, and decision making skills

7. Excellent written and verbal communication skills

8. Ability to lead high performing work teams

9. Experience with capital project development and budget administration

10. Experience in TS16949 or ISO9001 systems

Desired traits:

1. Hands on approach to leadership

2. Results oriented

3. Strong analytical skills

4. Strong interpersonal skills

5. Self-starter, independent but able to function in a team environment

6. Knowledge of CAD, Solid works a plus

7. Ability to travel approximately 10%

8. Experience with Microsoft Project or similar project management tool

9. GD&T knowledge and understanding

10. Six Sigma Green Belt or higher

Company Description
An independent recruiting firm placing qualified candidates in executive, management, support and other leadership roles throughout the USA.

Specializing in careers in the fields of Accounting, Engineering, Manufacturing, Business Management, IT, Marketing, Healthcare, Sales Management, and many other vertical markets where successful candidates can find their next career opportunity.

Columbus, OH


Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:56:41 PDT