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Launch Engineer
Spartanburg, SC
$80k / Year

Position No Longer Open

Posted 3/29/2018

Required Skills

  • Bachelor of Science (BA) in Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering preferred
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in automotive industry
  • Willingness to obtain (or) possession of Six Sigma Black Belt or KepnerTregoe certification
  • Ability to solve complex problems and exercise judgement based on the analysis of multiple sources of information
  • Experience in a variety of basic operations disciplines: Manufacturing Engineering, Quality Engineering, Materials and Logistics, Process / Tooling Engineering and Shop Floor Management
  • Indepth understanding and application of concepts, theories and principles in program management

Job Description

  • Leads a cross functional plant based program team
  • Is responsible to execute all ClauS deliverables, specifically all plant tasks and deliverables for new product launches including tool release, purchase and installation and commission of all tooling and equipment, run at rate, hiring and training, Power Builds, all PPAP’s, supplier readiness reviews and meeting all customer requirements and MRDs
  • Represents the team as the lead manufacturing member of the Program Team
  • Interface with the
  • Program Manager, Program Engineer, Program Buyer, Account Manager, and Cost Analyst
  • Meeting program timing requirements for the total program, but with special focus on plant tasks and deliverables
  • Gap analysis and roadmaps for plant targets including material, scrap, production cycle time, tool cost and capital investment
  • Maintains shared responsibility to meet all operational financial targets with the plant / division teams
  • Provides operations support for product builds, testing, process optimization, run at rate events and variation studies
  • Represents operations in a professional way, maintains customer satisfaction, and meets customer expectations for response time, quality products, delivery on time, communication and quality systems
  • When functioning as the Program Manager, meets all requirements of that Job Description
  • Ensures Housekeeping and Health & Safety Standards are maintained
  • Complies with policies and procedures pertaining to facility or divisional adopted standards such as TS 16949 and ISO 14001
  • Utilizes the concepts of continuous improvement including Lean

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