Manufacturing Engineering Specialist

Neeraj Bhadri

One of our automotive manufacturing client in Aurora, ON is looking for a Manufacturing Engineering Specialist for their facility.

Shift - Days


  • Participate in Continuous Improvement activities and assist in implementing change on an ongoing basis throughout the company to improve safety, quality, productivity and environment.
  • Investigates any new concepts or ideas that could improve any aspect specific to manufacturing/production.
  • Participates and drives Continuous Improvement teams as a team member or leader and provides the team with expertise, direction and advice. Responsible as a team leader to manage the Continuous Improvement project by documenting each meeting, establishing timelines, goals, objectives and working within budget parameters.
  • Participates in the development and maintenance of PFMEA documentation. Leads RPN reduction activities within the plant.
  • Updates and maintains overall plant layout.
  • Monitors the progress of jobs being performed by vendor(s), Tool and/or Maintenance room and provides direction as necessary.
  • Facilitate training sessions to internal employees on an as needed basis (may include welding, robotics, PLC).
  • Responsible for documenting current projects e.g. cost, quotes, pay back, timelines, goals, etc. and provides information to management.
  • Co-ordinates the implementation of ECN’s (Engineering Change Notices), internally or customer driven.
  • Develops and keeps Master Data (i.e. routings, BOM) and is responsible for validating and maintaining manufacturing process routings.
  • Responsible for updating and product related documentation, e.g. set-up and operator instruction sheets, etc. and providing operator training as required. Assists operators in trouble shooting issues related to new equipment and provides recommendations on corrective action to prevent reoccurrence.
  • Train maintenance employees on how to maintain equipment and follow procedures when trouble-shooting for equipment related to the Continuous Improvement projects.
  • Works co-operatively with Program Manager on new product launches to develop the budget and equipment acquisition when requested. Supports new launch start-ups in the plant.
  • Review and support the plants with Technical Variances.
  • Initiates and performs engineering tryouts.
  • Monitors and assists operations on capacity validation activities.
  • Assists in Managing Engineering inventory location (2500) for the plants. Your Profile

Qualifications -

  • Minimum 5-10 years’ experience within a manufacturing environment, preferably automotive stampings, welding, mechanical and modular assemblies
  • College Diploma or University Degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical or Robotic) and/or equivalent related work experience.
  • Rules, regulations and applicable legislation governing environmental regulations
  • Thorough knowledge of IATF 16949/ISO 14001, Occupational Health & Safety Act, Ergonomics, Time Studies, Robotics and Industrial Relations
  • Ability to read and interpret blue print drawings
  • Sound understanding of Geometric Dimensioning + Tolerancing
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong interpersonal skills to facilitate, lead and build/maintain relationships
  • Sound computer skills, e.g. MS Word, Excel, Project, Cad Key, email

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