Manufacturing Engineering Manager: Tier I Automotive / Injection Molding - Arlington, Texas United States - 44038


Job #: 44038
Title: Manufacturing Engineering Manager: Tier I Automotive / Injection Molding
Job Location: Arlington, Texas - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $85,000.00 - $120,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: Bonus
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes


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Our client is a large Tier I Automotive supplier that has an opportunity for Engineering Manager at their plant located in the Arlington, TX area.  The successful candidate will have at least 5 to 7 years experience working as Manufacturing Engineering Manager or similar within a Tier I automotive supplier environment at the plant level.


General Job Duties:

  • To exhibit teamwork skills and actively participate in team activities in a positive working environment.
  • To demonstrate problem solving skills in a work environment that is striving for continuous improvement.
  • Follow Company policies and display conduct expected of CLIENT employees as described in the Work Plant Rules and Work Safety Rules.
  • Adhere to all safety and health objectives, policies and procedures of CLIENT to provide for a safe and healthful workplace.  Work in a safe manner at all times and report any unsafe conditions to your supervisor or EH&S in order that the situation can be corrected.  Report all accidents and near misses in a timely manner when they occur.
  • Maintain proper ergonomics at all times when performing assigned tasks.  Help determine process and equipment ergonomic assessments
  • Perform MRA, Routine and non-Routine Hazard Analysis as required
  • Understand and follow proper LOTO policies and procedures.  Implement as needed.
  • To perform daily cross-functional job assignments in all areas of your assigned department per the established procedures and work guidance.
  • Participate and support all lean, continuous improvement programs, initiatives and activities.
  • Clean all assigned work areas after completion of the required work according to 5s standards.
  • Maintain proper etiquette when using company radios, PA system and/or phone, cellular phone and computer/IT resources and ensure its business use only.
  • Maintain professionalism when representing the company.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Specific Job Duties:

  • Oversees and Directs all facets of product engineering and manufacturability of the products in a Tier 1 Automotive Supplier.
  • Develop and mentor employees in Engineering (Process, Tooling, Manufacturing, Program Launch, Controls) and IT Departments.
  • Daily interaction with Quality and Operations departments
  • Prioritize department objectives and tasks as related to field and production needs
  • Manage and direct new product launch, tooling, equipment moves and business transfers
  • Support new program from the APQP phase through launch and production
  • Strategic analysis and tracking of scrap and machine downtime, working in conjunction with Technical Department
  • Spare Parts – Establishing critical spare parts.
  • Maintain and Update Plant Layouts
  • IATF16949 and ISO14001 Audit policy and procedures (create and maintain)
  • PM/TPM creation.  Critical PM planning
  • Understanding of MTBF and MTTF concepts



Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with 7-10 years of experience in a related field


Experience Requirements

  • Excellent computer including typing and the use of Microsoft Excel and Word
  • (5) Five or more years experience Supervising in a manufacturing environment, preferably in a Tier 1 Automotive and/or Injection Molding Environment.
  • Ability to read, write and perform non-complex mathematical calculations
  • Experienced in tooling and equipment, blueprint reading and comprehension
  • Workflow Analysis, capital expenditure justifications, project management
  • Direct Labor utilization experience
  • Must be a team player having excellent communication, organization, negotiation and interpersonal skills as well as analytical skills
  • Must be able to function in a fast pace and high demanding environment.
  • Ability to pay attention to detail, multi-task and follow direction

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree


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