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    Mark Bignell

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Project Manufacturing Engineer - Warwick - Auto - £Comp

Are you a Project Manufacturing Engineer with experience of supporting new product launch programs within a high volume automotive arena seeking a challenge within a world class 1st Tier Supplier?

As a Project Manufacturing Engineer, you will have primary responsibility for all new products and launch activities defining and managing new project tooling, equipment and processes from quotation phase through to project Launch.

The Project Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Generate Process definition sheets (PDS) for new products
  • Select cost effective processes
  • Define cycle times and labour requirements
  • Generate layout and facility requirements
  • Identify and provide costs for required tooling, equipment and facility investment
  • Support the Project Manager with MAKE or BUY analysis
  • Conduct Technology trials to support feasibility analysis
  • Complete the Process definition validation activity (PPCR).
  • Collaborate during generation of Design FMEA.
  • Manage the Process FMEA and process Simulations (MTM , T-SIM)
  • Manage technical specifications , machinery and tooling
  • Manage Requests for Purchase (RFP's) for direct materials and investments
  • Generate Materials and process flow-chart / Layout
  • Plan the Process industrialization in the manufacturing facility
  • Manage documents to support process according to procedures.
  • Manage the process industrialization at the production plant(s)
  • Support the plant (Launch manager) in pre-serial production
  • Lead Process Acceptance Gateway reviews (IPA´s)

Deliverables for the Project Manufacturing Engineer will be to support production tooling, equipment and process delivers parts to target cost and quality, whilst achieving project timing targets. Key skills required are:

  • Technical understanding of Manufacturing and Assembly Processes
  • Strong Supplier management skills
  • Automotive industry experience
  • Interior trim Automotive industry experience
  • Good Technical understanding of Manufacturing and Assembly Processes
  • Experienced in process selection, feasibility and definition for new products
  • Experienced in generating detailed specifications for tooling and equipment
  • Strong Supplier management skills

Applications are welcomed from qualified Manufacturing Engineers who have previous experience of automotive launch, NPI and or product delivery function.

For more information contact Mark Bignell on 01384 446167 or email an up to date resume

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