Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Tata Technologies   •  

Chattanooga, TN

Industry: Software


11 - 15 years

Posted 396 days ago

Job Summary: Manages work assignments in staffing, scheduling, coordinating and planning personnel engaged in manufacturing engineering activities for stamping, assembly, tool & die, program management and continuous improvement.     Job Description:

  1. Responsible for Die Maintenance, Engineering Change Management, CIP, Plant Engineering, Plant Layout, Weld Integrity Process and Capitol Panning
  2. Plans and establishes engineeringschedules and follows up performance against estimates;
  3. Supervises assembly of cost control and statistical data;
  4. Recommends new policies or procedures as necessary;
  5. Approves process specification and design standards;
  6. Prepares and controls departmental annual budget;
  7. Directly supervises 13 to 14 engineers including managers. Carries out supervisory, coaching and auditresponsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems;
  8. Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions.  Performs root cause analysis and creates permanent corrective action.
  9. Participation in the Layered Process Auditschedule
  10. Participation in the Internal ISO/TS 16949Auditschedule (applies only to certified ISO/TS 16949internal auditors)
  11. Participation and cooperation in answering questions and providing information for internal and external audits regarding or related to ISO/TS 16949, VDA 6.3, and customer standards.

  Knowledge and skills:  TataTechnologies is a company dedicated to bringing better products to market for our customers and to the millions of people around the world who benefit from them. We are a leading Global provider ofengineering services, serving the world’s leading manufacturing companies. We offer a complete benefits package, including; medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, FMLA and 401K. Our client is currently expanding their Technical footprint and has opportunities for those who are the best in their field.  Our client offers a complete benefits package, including; medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, FMLA and 401K. TataTechnologies Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, sexualorientation, citizenship status, veteran status, disability or anyother legally protected status. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerningrecruitment, hiring,compensation, benefits, training, termination,promotions, or anyother condition of employment orcareer development.

  1. Ability to interact with customers and suppliers (internal and external);
  2. Quality assurance knowledge;
  3. Working knowledge of Database software; Development software; Internet software; Manufacturing software; Project Management software; Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software  Key Must Have’s:
  4. Bachelor's degree (B.S.) in Engineering discipline with MS or MBA preferred. 
  5. 10 years’ Manufacturing Engineering Management experience in automotive stamping a must
  6. 10 years’ experience in assembly operations highly preferred. 
  7. Tier 1 automotive experience a MUST
  8. Manufacturing Engineering management experience in stamping, sheet metal, tool and die, robotic welding, and material handling a must;
  9. Significant program launch and quoting experience – experience, Knowledge and expectation understanding on Program Launch
  10. Steady career progression at a leading manufacturing company demonstrating stable job history;
  11. Experience in other manufacturing disciplines preferred (ie. MFG operations, Materials, Quality, OEM experience (both domestic and transplants);
  12. Maintenance management experience in an automated environment;
  13. Significant exposure to Lean Manufacturing techniques.
  14. Ability to be data driven in the business approach – track data, trends and make decisions
  15. Successfully completed improvements in press shop and/or stamping facility.
  16. Program Management experience a must in stamping, lasers and welding processes
  17. Experience and Knowledge in managing Technical Engineers