DENSO International America, Inc. Process Engineer - Plastics in Battle Creek, Michigan

Description

*MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (MUST meet minimum qualifications to be considered)

Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Plastics Engineering Technology.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Experience with 3D CAD & Microsoft Office. Highly motivated & technically competent. Innovative problem solver. Good communication skills. Ability to work in a team environment. Ability to coordinate and work on numerous projects simultaneously. Willing to work overtime when required. Willing to travel (to support other DENSO group companies - USA, Mexico, Canada), customers, suppliers, etc.

PREFERENCES

2+ years’ injection molding related experience. Co-Op or manufacturing related experience. Enjoys working hands-on. IATF standards/documentation training or experience.

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DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • New Mold Introduction: Creation of IATF documentation (PFMEA, control plans & process control charts). Development of molding process & auxiliary equipment programming. Lead rigorous mold trials to determine potential problems and implement corrective actions. Process capability data collection and analysis. Design and implementation of jigs and checkers.

  • Production Equipment Procurement from Concept thru Completion: Development of process layout & flow. Creation of detailed equipment specifications. Prepare & present project justification for executive approval, considering safety, quality, cost and delivery. Oversee design, fabrication, and installation. Lead buy-off and training of production & maintenance.

  • Technical Troubleshooting of Injection Mold & Production Equipment Related Issues

  • Forecast Capacity Requirements for Long Term Planning of Molding Areas

  • Lead Cross-Functional Team Kaizen Activities (for Improvements in Productivity, Quality, Safety, and Others)

  • Provide Input for Dept. KPI's/G&O;'s and Budget Planning

PHYSICAL DEMANDS & ENVIRONMENT

While performing the duties of this job you may be asked to intermittently sit, stand, walk, lift or carry component parts weighing up to 35 pounds-lifting parts in excess of 35 pounds with a lift assist, work on the production line for short periods of time, use hands to handle or feel parts, reach with hand and arms, stoop, kneel, crouch, talk and hear, use close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, peripheral vision, frequent phone use and typing. The work environment will vary from an open office setting to a production environment.

Qualifications

*MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (MUST meet minimum qualifications to be considered)

Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Plastics Engineering Technology.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Experience with 3D CAD & Microsoft Office. Highly motivated & technically competent. Innovative problem solver. Good communication skills. Ability to work in a team environment. Ability to coordinate and work on numerous projects simultaneously. Willing to work overtime when required. Willing to travel (to support other DENSO group companies - USA, Mexico, Canada), customers, suppliers, etc.

Work Locations: DMMI Battle Creek (20005-1) One Denso Road Battle Creek, 49037

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Shift: 1st Shift

Job: Engineering

Req ID: 1800007Y