Manufacturing Engineer Lead – Gearbox

In partnership with our client, a leader in commercial automotive vehicles and engines manufacturer, ResourceTek is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer Lead – Gearbox to join their team near Huntsville, AL. This is a direct hire opportunity.

 

JOB OVERVIEW

Support Advanced Manufacturing Engineering in Gearbox manufacturing layout, equipment purchases and installation, and then transition to day-to-day production activities to help meet customer product demand.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Read and interpret blueprints.
  • Be voice of manufacturing to product development.
  • Provide Technical Expertise to quality department.
  • React to machinery uptime issues and drive towards permanent, cost effective and long-term solutions.
  • Performs research, design and development of manufacturing processes including production flow, assembly methods and production equipment.
  • Standardizes manufacturing processes by benchmarking other facilities’ manufacturing processes.
  • Coordinates the manufacturing launch of new/revised products including establishing goals, training team members, and evaluating results.
  • Assist in the accomplishment of plant quality objectives.
  • Follow up on the implementation of engineering changes and variations from design specifications as well as new program developments.
  • Performs product/process analysis for cost reduction, quality improvement and improved efficiency.
  • Initiates, develops, and pursues capital appropriation projects.
  • Represents manufacturing on cross-functional teams.
  • This position is an active on the floor support position which could entail standing for long periods of time.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 5 years of experience in product manufacturing OR Master’s degree and at least 3 years of experience in product manufacturing OR at least 7 years of experience in product manufacturing
  • Previous commercial truck gearbox manufacturing experience highly desired.
  • Strong CAD experience, AutoCAD and NX Team Center preferred.
  • Must be proficient in computer usage including MS Office. Must be able to learn internal applications (Pilgrim, etc.)
  • Must have thorough mechanical understanding of machines, tools, vehicles, and their design.
  • Travel 25%.
  • Must be able to work well in energetic manufacturing environment with positive attitude, ethics, and International Values.
  • Must demonstrate advanced reasoning skills, problem sensitivity, and data analysis.
  • Must have advanced mathematical skills; be able to use engineering judgment and critical thinking.
  • Must demonstrate ability to be self-directed.
  • 3D modeling experience
  • DC tool Knowledge

 

Company offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including. Equal Opportunity Employer.