Manufacturing Engineer


Fort Smith, AR

Industry: Automotive


Not Specified years

Posted 168 days ago

  by    Ron Sunshine

This job is no longer available.

? Assist Operations and Maintenance Teams with the troubleshooting of production equipment to restore it to proper working order

? Develop an understanding of CNC operations (if casting machining is included in the manufacturing department)

? Develop an understanding of the customer packaging design for finished goods

? Develop and reinforce an understanding of statistical principles for manufacturing processes

? Develop an understanding of the production data collection system to identify top machine downtime and dimensional capability issues in support of KPI (Key Performance Indicators) objectives

? Assist gauge concept definition and procurement

? Assist with experiments, capability studies, Gage R&R, and process studies

? Assist with capital equipment purchases and runoffs for new processes and products

?Work with Teams to develop and implement cost reduction, lean manufacturing, preventive maintenance and continuous improvement projects in support of KPI objectives (i.e. OEE, FTT, cycle time improvements, etc.)

? Lead, create and maintain process documentation for production equipment (i.e. visual aids, work instructions, etc.)

? Assist APQP team in launching new programs and program changes to existing parts

? Lead process changes and preventive maintenance definition

? Participate in cross functional teams to develop process documentation (i.e. process flow charts, PFMEAs, and control plan(s)) for new and existing products

? Update and maintain process flow and PFMEA

? Participate in cross functional teams to develop 8D analysis for customer quality concerns

?SupportProduction Engineers as required to meet the production needs in other manufacturing departments (particularly if they are the process ?expert? for a particular operation)

? Develop drawings for fixtures, tooling and gaging

? Perform plant layered audits as required

? Develop and implement ergonomic projects to improve workplace safety

$88K - $99K