TREMEC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Grupo KUO, S.A.B. de C.V. creates solutions for highly technical driveline systems, sub-systems and components for the automotive, agricultural, industrial and military industries. As a systems integrator, we provide the expertise to develop a complete torque transfer solution.
Tremec is now seeking a Manufacturing Engineer - Assembly to join our growing team at our Novi, Michigan facility. This individual interprets the product design requirements and specifications, then designs a manufacturing process to make the product. The position requires the understanding of man/machine interfaces, safety standards and machine control systems. Competitive wages and benefits are offered for this opportunity!
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Process and assembly planning and execution. Process flow, PFMEA, control plan and work instruction development.
Plan, design concepts, evaluate, optimize, write specifications, follow-up with suppliers of light industrial equipment including: assembly facilities, warehousing, assembly lines for automotive components, assembly cells for automotive industry, assembly jigs and fixtures, gages for quality checks and torque equipment.
Meet deliverable in terms of quality, deadlines, cost efficiency and process capabilities.
Develop tooling and processes to handle tolerances specified.
Participate in and monitor lean processes, continuous improvement, assembly time optimization, material and information flow optimization with minimal inventories.
Proactively and efficiently agree on deliverables, define requirements, and communicate progress with program teams and with remote functional experts based at the corporate location and in the plants.
Support program management and launch planning.
Facilitate launch planning and ensure smooth successful launch of a new manufacturing plant.
Supervise suppliers, document and optimize the execution of equipment and fixtures.
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in automotive manufacturing/assembly facility.
SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
Lean Manufacturing and JIT production system implementation experience.
AutoCAD, automation, Vision system implementation, VA/ VE, and Six Sigma Green Belt experience.
Understanding of, and experience with WHMIS, OHSA regulations, Pre-Start & H &Safety reviews, PFMEA, APQP, MTM-UAS.
Knowledge of material flow concepts, quality systems, tooling systems including GD and T are preferred.
Ability to communication effectively with all levels within the organization.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work alone and as part of a team.
- 10% travel and ability to periodically work non-traditional business hours to support local and international.