Manufacturing Engineer - New Programs
Division Conveyance Systems Division
Business Function Manufacturing
Employee category Regular
Level Minimum 1 Year
Travel Required Up to 10 percent
Job Description Eaton Aerospace in Jackson, Michigan is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer - New Programs.
Responsible for manufacturing processes including equipment specification, tooling design, gauging, quality, and efficiency for PROLaunch activity and new program launches. Collect and analyze manufacturing data and implement process improvements that improve safety, product quality, customer delivery, and cost reductions. Provide on-floor process information for training and meeting engineering standards.
Design, develop, implement, and improve safe and environmentally responsible manufacturing processes utilizing PROLaunch, MESH, and other Eaton and industry standard practices.
Design, develop, implement, and improve manufacturing processes to ensure that components and assemblies meet all internal and external customer quality specifications (PROLaunch, EQS, Six Sigma).
Support on-time delivery of customer orders through the manufacturing process, including troubleshooting machine and tooling problems, supporting the DMR process, and implementing continuous flow concepts. Responsible for on-time completion of PROLaunch milestones.
Design, develop, implement, and improve manufacturing processes that are efficient in terms of capital intensity and human resources by implementing PROLaunch and ELSS tools.
Design equipment, gauging, and tooling utilizing CATIA solid modeling software and other engineering analysis and design tools. Work with suppliers and purchasing to procure equipment, tooling, and supplies as required.
Take ownership of ME and OpEx action items in the PROLaunch and STP processes to support growth initiatives.
Recommend and implement changes in products and processes to improve manufacturability and profitability (cost out).
Work directly with production associates, from all levels of the plant, in the implementation of projects in order to build an inclusive culture and processes that meet the needs of all employees and customers.
Collect and analyze manufacturing data and metrics to aid in design and improvement of processes.
Develop standard work instructions and training material. Deliver training to employees.
Lead/manage assigned projects and budgets to meet established goals.
Basic Qualifications (Including Educational Requirements) Basic Qualifications:
-Bachelor''s degree in Engineering, or in a manufacturing/process related field, from an accredited institution required.
-Minimum one year experience in manufacturing.
- Must be prequalified to work on defense projects, per the state department ITAR regulations.
-Strong project and time management, organizational, and analytical skills.
-Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization, from production associates to the leadership team.
Relocation benefit provided? Yes (US/PR Only)
City Jackson, MI