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At thyssenkrupp we have more than 160,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €43 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology.
Manufacturing Engineer
thyssenkrupp Bilstein of America Inc,
Location Hamilton
Throughout the world, the name thyssenkrupp Bilstein is synonymous for innovation and high-tech engineering in the shock absorbers technology. With its competence for the entire suspension, the company – with production facilities in Europe, NAFTA, and China – supplies products for the complete spectrum of damping applications. On top of this, thyssenkrupp Bilstein has for many years now been a much sought-after partner in the motor sports and tuning sector. thyssenkrupp Bilstein is an operative business unit in the Components Technology business area of thyssenkrupp AG.

Your responsibilities

The Manufacturing Engineer is a multi-functional position focused on improving the safety, quality and efficiency of our manufacturing processes via daily support of shop floor operations. Responsibilities will include investigating and implementing improvements to existing manufacturing processes, trouble shooting of equipment and processing performed on that equipment, supporting equipment qualification, training manufacturing operators/staff on processing techniques, and introducing new technologies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Maintains a safe working environment by complying with all safety and environmental policies in the workplace. Advocates for and promotes a safe work environment by reporting Near Misses and/or other safety and environmental hazards, wearing all required PPE and encouraging others to do the same
• Leads investigations and implementations of continuous improvement projects for manufacturing processes concentrating in areas of equipment and processing.
• Interfaces with Quality, Logistics, Maintenance, Product Engineering personnel to assure timely production support
• Optimizes manufacturing processes including production flow, machining/assembly methods, manning plan, tooling and production equipment for better safety, quality and efficiency
• Develops, maintains and continuously improves standardized operating instructions
• Works with Manufacturing Process Planning (MPP) group to ensure a successful handoff of new equipment to the production environment
• Provides training to manufacturing operators/Manufacturing Engineering Technicians and other staff (as needed) on work instructions, change overs, preventative maintenance etc.
• Consults with Product Engineering to determine optimum tooling, processes and provides feedback on capability studies for first time runs
• Plans and implements workplace layouts to optimize process, material flow and efficiency
• Works with Maintenance team for preventative maintenance planning and spare parts planning to ensure equipment efficiency
• Investigates the latest manufacturing techniques to continuously improve manufacturing processes
• Leads cross functional teams to create and maintain PFMEA
• Analyzes OEE, production down root cause and provides recommendation on productivity improvement
• Performs all other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Your profile

Qualifications & Experience:

• Considerable manufacturing engineering experience with strong knowledge of automated assembly processes
• Working knowledge of 2D & 3D CAD software
• Working knowledge of PLCs is a plus
• Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office Products (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
• Solid understanding of Lean Principles (5S, Kaizen, Kanban, SMED)
• Experience with coordination and presentation of technical data and information to key component suppliers & customers
• Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one & small group situations to Customers, clients, & others
• Proven ability to read and interpret customer specifications and industry standards.
• Self-starter and able to work without day-to-day direction
• Strong project management skills with proven ability to plan, monitor, and control a project from start to finish ensuring everyone meets their deadlines
• Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills; yet, able to perceive needs and work independently
• Strong analytical ability to analyze and solve problems with data driven approach and root cause analysis skill
• Ability to read and interpret technical documents, blueprints and machine electrical schematics
• Highly organized with ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
• Exhibits integrity through fair and ethical behaviors in all activities; maintains accountability for performance
• Strong attention to detail with well-developed organizational and communication skills
• Proven experience developing work processes to improve outcomes for the team/customers

Education:
• Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electro-Mechanical Engineering is preferred although equivalent training and experience may be considered
About thyssenkrupp
At thyssenkrupp we have more than 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €39 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test. Throughout the world, the name thyssenkrupp Bilstein is synonymous for innovation and high-tech engineering in the shock absorbers technology. With its competence for the entire suspension, the company – with production facilities in Europe, NAFTA, and China – supplies products for the complete spectrum of damping applications. On top of this, thyssenkrupp Bilstein has for many years now been a much sought-after partner in the motor sports and tuning sector. thyssenkrupp Bilstein is an operative business unit in the Components Technology business area of thyssenkrupp AG.
Your responsibilities
The Manufacturing Engineer is a multi-functional position focused on improving the safety, quality and efficiency of our manufacturing processes via daily support of shop floor operations. Responsibilities will include investigating and implementing improvements to existing manufacturing processes, trouble shooting of equipment and processing performed on that equipment, supporting equipment qualification, training manufacturing operators/staff on processing techniques, and introducing new technologies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Maintains a safe working environment by complying with all safety and environmental policies in the workplace. Advocates for and promotes a safe work environment by reporting Near Misses and/or other safety and environmental hazards, wearing all required PPE and encouraging others to do the same
• Leads investigations and implementations of continuous improvement projects for manufacturing processes concentrating in areas of equipment and processing.
• Interfaces with Quality, Logistics, Maintenance, Product Engineering personnel to assure timely production support
• Optimizes manufacturing processes including production flow, machining/assembly methods, manning plan, tooling and production equipment for better safety, quality and efficiency
• Develops, maintains and continuously improves standardized operating instructions
• Works with Manufacturing Process Planning (MPP) group to ensure a successful handoff of new equipment to the production environment
• Provides training to manufacturing operators/Manufacturing Engineering Technicians and other staff (as needed) on work instructions, change overs, preventative maintenance etc.
• Consults with Product Engineering to determine optimum tooling, processes and provides feedback on capability studies for first time runs
• Plans and implements workplace layouts to optimize process, material flow and efficiency
• Works with Maintenance team for preventative maintenance planning and spare parts planning to ensure equipment efficiency
• Investigates the latest manufacturing techniques to continuously improve manufacturing processes
• Leads cross functional teams to create and maintain PFMEA
• Analyzes OEE, production down root cause and provides recommendation on productivity improvement
• Performs all other duties and responsibilities as assigned
Your profile
Qualifications & Experience:

• Considerable manufacturing engineering experience with strong knowledge of automated assembly processes
• Working knowledge of 2D & 3D CAD software
• Working knowledge of PLCs is a plus
• Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office Products (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
• Solid understanding of Lean Principles (5S, Kaizen, Kanban, SMED)
• Experience with coordination and presentation of technical data and information to key component suppliers & customers
• Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one & small group situations to Customers, clients, & others
• Proven ability to read and interpret customer specifications and industry standards.
• Self-starter and able to work without day-to-day direction
• Strong project management skills with proven ability to plan, monitor, and control a project from start to finish ensuring everyone meets their deadlines
• Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills; yet, able to perceive needs and work independently
• Strong analytical ability to analyze and solve problems with data driven approach and root cause analysis skill
• Ability to read and interpret technical documents, blueprints and machine electrical schematics
• Highly organized with ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
• Exhibits integrity through fair and ethical behaviors in all activities; maintains accountability for performance
• Strong attention to detail with well-developed organizational and communication skills
• Proven experience developing work processes to improve outcomes for the team/customers

Education:
• Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electro-Mechanical Engineering is preferred although equivalent training and experience may be considered

Contact details


Contact:
Terry Quinn at 513-881-7600 Ext. 1221 Office OR 513-883-5165 Cell
OR Terry.C.Quinn@thyssenkrupp.com

http://karriere.thyssenkrupp.com