Manufacturing/Launch Engineer


Manufacturing and Production

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Farmington Hills

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD0.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Manpower Engineering ,


Job Description

Job Summary: The Manufacturing Process Engineer manages the process interface with product and is responsible for the process design and implementation solving methodologies to eliminate down time and decrease quality defects to the customer.


Product Interface

* Interface with the design engineering regarding follow-up of the product conception: from the acquisition phase till SOP (+ 6 month) whenever necessary

* Ensure manufacturing process feasibility

Process design

* Get support from relevant technology experts or support functions

* Define cycle time in line with takt time and standard operations

* Integrate ergonomics principles in product design

* Issue process flowcharts

* Establish manufacturing routines

* Release manufacturing process documents

* Must be able to complete PFMEA, control plans, job instructions, tool routings, standard work, recommended spare parts, and preventative maintenance.

* RPN reduction initiatives

Process implementation

* Define production equipment specifications

* Training operators on robot interfaces, HMI screens, process build and tear down.

* Interface with controls engineering and maintenance as required

* Follow-up production equipment build

* Conduct equipment reception process

* Capitalize on lessons learned and provide best practices

Required Skills/Abilities:

* Strong communication skills - ability to interface with other functions - and work with employees at all levels of the organization

* Strong organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize and multi-task

* Auto CAD and robot programming

* Ability to read and interpret product and assembly process prints

* GD&T knowledge and statistical process control (SPC)

* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

* Must be very knowledgeable in Process and Manufacturing methods

Education and Experience:

* Minimum of 5 years of experience in Process Engineering or equivalent relevant technical experience preferably in a manufacturing environment

* Required Bachelor's degree in manufacturing or mechanical engineering