Skills and Experience Requirements: General •Minimum of five years of industrial engineering experience in the automotive sector •Minimum of five years of industrial engineering experience in a non-automotive sector •Minimum of two years of project management or supervisory experience •Must demonstrate excellent leadership, interpersonal, and communication skills •Possess mentoring and training skills •Possess entrepreneurial qualities and a focus on growth in the industrial engineering market and corporate engineering service offerings. •High level of analytical and logical problem solving ability •Ability to work efficiently within a cross-functional manufacturing engineering environment complementing other aspects of manufacturing engineering (i.e. material flow, dock analysis, supply chain, simulation, facility engineering, program management, logistics teams, etc.) •Thorough understanding and knowledge in industrial material handling processes / systems •Extensive knowledge in LEAN manufacturing process and initiatives •Understanding of material handling and associated logistics •Basic understanding of conveyors, tooling, and equipment
Engineering •Experience with facility capacity impacts such as; re-scrolling, mid-cycle action, line speed changes, volume modifications, throughput initiatives and platform variant implementations •Ability to review and study current operational characteristics of a manufacturing process •Experience with time studies using; MODAPTS, MOST, MTM-UAS. •Ability to review and implement process changes into a facility’s operation •Able to revise manpower assignments to reflect process and/or element changes •Review/development/implement/ operator and station optimization •Ability to create and/or modify Standard Work Instructions and process scroll •Identify, plan, implement line balancing/rebalancing •Able to develop all aspects of a perfect workstation station (i.e. line side material, equipment, etc.) •Knowledge of golden-zone ergonomic initiatives and enablers •Identify and develop productivity plans •Experience with the identification of bottlenecks and throughput issues and propose/implement corrective actions
Internal Number: 0289
About Design Systems, Inc.
Specializing in Manufacturing Process Design and Integration.