SMD Process Engineer



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Raleigh Engineering - (USA) 701 Corporate Center Drive Suite 375 NC Raleigh , NC 27607



Job Description

Manpower Engineering has an exciting opportunity for a SMD Process Engineer with a Global automotive organization in the Knoxville, TN area! Relocation assitance provided if needed!

General Description

1 To provide Engineering support to organization focusing on SMD Line robustness, prevention of customer defects, error proofing, and scrap reduction.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

1 Perform engineering activities including but not limited to design, reliability and functions

2 Ability of related manufactured parts and components.

3 Supplier development activities.

4 Primary contact with customer design engineers.

5 Manage activities related to new part introduction including EWO.

6 Work with production facility to determine Root Cause Analysis of quality issues.

7 Assist in PPAP effort between SL Korea, SL Detroit, SL Clinton and supply base.

8 Development of the FTY (First Time Yield)

9 Design, development and control of process instructions

10 Design, development and control of visual aids

11 Design, development of fixtures, hand assist tools, work station

12 Design and validation of fixtures

13 Develop the line layout focusing on ergonomics, throughput, downtime, and maintenance

14 Balancing of lines due to change in requirements, using TPS tools

15 Organize the tests and validations on the line through release into production

16 Control of SPC in the line, stations must be repeatable

17 Design of the workstation layout

18 Maintenance of PFMEA's and Flow Charts

19 Provide support to the line in problem solving

20 Organize the required rework activities

21 Provide support in project coordination activities

22 Provide support and training to employees during launch and ramp up phases

23 Machine(facility) investment and installation

Work Experience

1 5 years or more experience in an engineering environment, with a strong background in Mechanical electrical engineering focus in automotive, lighting supplier experience is preferred

2 Previous Engineering experience required, preferably in an automotive environment.


1 High School Diploma

2 College degree in a technical field, or equivalent experience and training.

3 5 Years or more experience in an engineering environment, with a strong background in SMD engineering focus on automotive, electronical supplier experience is preferred