JOB DESCRIPTION To provide an onsite product engineering presence in foam manufacturing plant. Interface as technical liaison between development team in Engineering and manufacturing team.
Responsible for leading specific engineering tasks or resolving technical issues as assigned. Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent Experience Required 5+ years in automotive seat engineering Previous experience working with and / or supporting seating product launches at manufacturing plant Provide on-site support to quickly identify and resolve product design issues at the manufacturing plant and / or engage appropriate members of engineering team or SDT to assist Participate in SDT meetings, product design reviews, as well as support plant in meetings with KMMG customer and suppliers to own resolution of assigned product design issues Evaluate impact of process or manufacturing changes on design or product performance and provide feedback to manufacturing team Evaluate proposed engineering changes via execution of production trials and provide feedback to SDT Manage engineering design changes via management of engineering change tracker to ensure all parts / drawings released, aligned with latest rev.
level in the EBOM and MBOM, and interface directly with plant team to track and confirm change implementation into production Provide input on PFMEA and support in DFAM issue resolution Evaluate potential PPSC concerns and leverage appropriate engineering channels for risk assessment and documentation Apply problem solving tools KT (Kepner-Tregoe), BEP, and 8D to assist in root causing issues with direct access to drawings and design information to speed problem solving process Support cost reduction initiatives as assigned PRIMARY LOCATIONTech Center Queretaro