2024 Entry Level - Associate Manufacturing Engineer (Detroit, MI)DescriptionResponsibilities:
Coordinate the fuel system programs interfacing with product development.
Investigate and report on potential process and product improvements in the areas of Safety, Quality and Productivity.
Implement process and product improvements in the areas of Safety, Quality and Productivity.
Establish & maintain process flow diagrams, workplace layouts, FMEA's and standardize work instructions.
Coordinate special projects
Use project management techniques to plan and manage work.
Interact with the Product Development Dept. to ensure that all process engineering issues are considered in the product design.
Approve invoices for equipment delivered and/or work performed by outside vendors.
Develop and maintain work standards.
Provide full cooperation and support Kautex Textron continuous improvement program (KBS) as required.
Support all plans and site activities related to management systems IATF 16949 and ISO14001
Other duties as required
Company Description:Kautex, a subsidiary of Textron Inc., is a global company with over 30 plants in 13 countries. As a Tier One automotive supplier, we support and accelerate the change throughout the automotive industry with ideas being put into motion by those who are driving the future. A pioneer in the design and manufacturing of plastic fuel systems for vehicles - including hybrid vehicle applications - Kautex is expanding our portfolio to offer smart products. From battery systems for use in hybrid and full battery electric vehicle applications to autonomous vehicle cleaning systems, Kautex is committed to pioneering solutions for the era of new mobility. Even as we look to tomorrow, we still keep a sharp focus on thriving in the current business environment with our CWC (Campbell, Wyant and Cannon) facility serving as a leader in the production of iron camshafts and metallurgy. Our IP (Industrial Packaging) division produces high-quality products for a lot of industries and is one of the prominent firms in promoting a circular economy with innovative recycling solutions. We keep sustainability at the forefront of our processes because our planet isn’t better unless we can be better.We offer an international, family-friendly (Home Office options e.g.), and diverse work environment in which you can help shape future success. Additionally, we have great career development opportunities with interesting and challenging projects, as well as various personal and professional trainings.Qualifications
Technical education (Degree in Engineering or comparable) required
Relevant technical knowledge preferred in Mechatronics, Robotics / Automation, Big Data, Electronics
Knowledge in defining process equipment & technologies
Product design knowledge a plus
Knowledge in Six Sigma and Quality Management Tools
Microsoft Office product knowledge required
CAD/Solidworks knowledge required
Learning on the Fly
Dealing with Ambiguity
Drive for Results
EEO StatementTextron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.Job ManufacturingPrimary Location US-Michigan-DetroitRecruiting Company KautexSchedule Full-timeJob Level Individual ContributorShift First ShiftReq ID: 314781