Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) is the global leader in automotive interiors. YFAI is redefining how people relax, work and play in their vehicle interiors today and decades from now. Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has 114 manufacturing plants and technical centers in 20 countries and more than 33,000 employees globally. They design, develop and manufacture interior components for all automakers. Established in 2015, Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is a joint venture between Yanfeng Automotive Trim Systems Co., Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Huayu Automotive Systems Co., Ltd. (HASCO), the component group of SAIC Motor Corporation Limited (SAIC Motor), and Adient, the global leader in automotive seating. For more information, please visit www.YFAI.com. Summary; The Process Engineer position develops and implements optimal, cost effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards; recommends and implements improvements to production processes, methods and controls; coordinates manufacturing launch for new or revised products.
Job duties; Carries out process improvements, problem resolution, project management and helps with employee training. Improve manufacturing processes and methods for cost-reduction, quality improvement and efficiency. Prepares and presents plans for above and coordinates deployment. Prioritize improvement plans based on customer needs. Performs research, design and development of manufacturing processes including production flow, assembly methods and production equipment. Analyze the test results and change the design or system as needed. Coordinates the manufacturing launch of new/revised products including establishing goals and evaluating results. Participates in analysis of designs to determine areas of improvement. Investigates equipment failures or difficulties to diagnose faulty operation and to recommend remedies. Maintains plant documentation for designated product lines to include but not limited to PFMEA, Process Flow Diagrams and ODS forms. Understand and implement Yanfeng BOS, BBP and other manufacturing processes. Establishes/maintains lineside racking in manufacturing areas. Understanding of automation interfaces with robotics, traceability, and vision systems that are used for manufacturing and Poke-Yoke Systems. Attend and participate in SDT Meetings working with Program and Launch Managers to go over open issues lists and upcoming changes to assigned programs. Prepares/maintains layouts for current/future business and Continuous Improvement projects. Leads equipment installation and relocations projects within the facility, including but not limited to air, power and floor space requirements. Lead plant efforts in standardize work processes including facilitating ergonomic improvements. Confer with engineers or other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, or provide technical information. Ability to work in a team environment and mentor other engineers in the department. Any and all other duties assigned by manager.
Bachelor of Science Engineering (Mechanical, Industrial, or manufacturing) preferred; or equivalent combination of work experience and education. Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services. Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance. Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models. Minimum of 5 years' experience in an automotive environment.
Posting ID: 565719113Posted: 2020-08-05