AISIN Light Metals
  • 29-Aug-2018 to 28-Oct-2018 (CST)
  • Production Engineering
  • Marion, IL, USA
  • Full Time

This position will provide technical leadership and support to manufacturing to ensure less downtime and greater efficiencies.   
  Responsible for leading the reduction of unplanned downtime for mass production and new equipment.
Responsible for leading the continuous improvement for mass production and new equipment.  
Responsible for leading the manufacturing feasibility of design changes and new designs.  
  Responsible for implement engineering changes based on drawing revisions along with maintaining 
the most current drawings for each product      
  Responsible for waste reduction activities including overproduction, muda and non value-added work.
New Equipment Installation and Process Preparation including the creation of the schedule, PPP &
PPS, PFMEA, PV41 and PV42 activities.      
Responsible for Zero NG activity - track all NG's with follow up of countermeasures.    
Ensure that production rates and machine cycle times meeting company targets.    
Ensure the on-time delivery of all equipment necessary to support new product launches.  
Responsible for facility planning, procurement, and management.      
Experience with equipment maintenance and repair (mechanical and electrical).    
  Develop and document training for manufacturing equipment and processes to ensure operators are 
properly trained to produce product.      
Develop and implement cost reduction and continuous improvement actions to build a quality   
product at lowest possible cost.      
  Ensure plant and OSHA safety requirements, production utilization goals, and facilities support is met 
through proper maintenance planning.      
Coordinate with other departments to ensure EPA compliance      
Responsible for meeting department budget.      
Perform all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards.     
Will perform other reasonably related tasks within the Company as required by the Supervisor or Management.
No supervisory responsibilities.
Knowledge of automotive manufacturing.      
Knowledge of the Toyota Production System and JIT.      
Extrusion or Casting knowledge.       
Excellent written communication skills.      
Excellent time management skills.      
Excellent cooperative personality.      
Short term notice business travel.      
Overseas business travel.      
Ability to interact well with coworkers.
Ability to lead "white board" discussions to chart and better understand ALM systems  
Ability to work 2 shifts.      
Ability to work weekends and holidays .      
Ability to interact and work as a team at all levels of the organization.
Ability to understand, follow and implement posted work rules and company procedures.
Ability to accept constructive criticism and grow / change.
Ability to work with members from multi national backgrounds 
Will perform other related tasks within the company are required by the Supervisor or Management.
  Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering or related field.
5 years of prior applicable experience in manufacturing.
 Extrusion or casting experience desired.
  Automotive experience required.
Valid passport for travel required for travel
All other ALM Departments and various outside vendors and customers.
Some dust, noise, oils, greases, grinding debris, compressed air, metal shavings, propane, solvents and occasional heavy lifting.   
Exposed to hazardous machinery and/or conditions that could result in injury up to and including a fatality if safety measures are not followed and adhered to.   
  Exposed to shop elements such as noise, dust, odors, fumes, oils.  The performance of this position normally requires exposure to a typical manufacturing areas were under certain conditions that require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety shoes and safety glasses.
Open staff room with constant activity and interaction with cross-functional divisions, departments, and sections.  Must be able to effectively change tasks at a moment's notice when the situation requires.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.     Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical Demands / Requirements (0-33%) (34-66%) (67-100%)
1. Standing X    
2. Walking   X  
3. Sitting     X
4. Lifting (weight 40 lb)   X  
5. Heaviest Weight Lifted (50 lb)   X  
6. Carrying (weight 40 lb) X    
7. Heavy Weight Carried (50 lb) X    
8. Pushing/Pulling X    
9. Weight Pushed/Pulled (50 lb) X    
10. Climbing X    
11. Balancing X    
12. Bending/Stoop X    
13. Crawling X    
14. Reaching X    
15. Reach Above Shoulder X    
16. Work Above Shoulder X    
17. Walk on Uneven Ground X    
18. Fine Manipulation X    
19. Gross Manipulation X    
20. Simple Grasping X    
21. Power Grip X    
22. Hand Twisting X    
23. Twisting of body X    
24. Kneeling X    
25. Crouching X    
The duties listed above are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.
The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.
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