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Launch CNC Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Bluffton, IN
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $70,000.00 - $83,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 3/8/2018
Job ID: 02557933
Job Description
Are you a launch manufacturing engineer that has experience in a high volume manufacturing plant?  Do you have assembly or machining experience?  Are you hands-on, not afraid to get dirty?

  • Help to identify problems causing efficiency or quality loss.
  • Analyze fixture, tooling, feed procedure and machining speed problems; coordinate with other production and engineering personnel; and help institute corrections.
  • Work on new program launch items, timelines and project management.
  • Develop standardized work instructions and provide operator training in proper practices as well as in how to identify problem causes and how to make corrections.
  • Assist with the machine setup of new products or product changeover. Assist production personnel with new processes and product start up.
  • Install and oversee the production of sample or prototype products.
  • Submit sample castings to quality department for capability studies. Review problems or errors and coordinate corrective actions.
  • Conduct test on new tooling applicable to CNC or conventional machining equipment to determine means of improving production.
  • Provide assistance to maintain with hydraulic, coolant, fixture and other equipment repairs or adjustments.
  • Efficiency, floor plans, cost reductions.
  • BSME or related technical degree or related experience
  • Automotive Launch experience
  • Five plus years experience in an industrial manufacturing team environment
  • Experience in CNC machining or assembly
  • TS-16949 - ISO 14001 experience - automotive Tier 1
  • Expertise with quick-change tooling, fixturing, feeds and speeds as well as gauging.
  • A team player with good project leadership and customer interface experience.
  • Experience with FEMA and Statistical Process Control.
  • MS Office skills and AutoCAD.
  • Controls experience with precision assembly equipment, tooling, fixtures, and gauging.
No relocation - commutable apply


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