Tenneco Engineering Manager in Lansing, Michigan
Supervise, plan and coordinate all aspects of new product launches, including customer quotations, CAR, Engineering Change Management system utilizing RPC database, development, new product implementation planning, tooling & equipment purchases, tooling & equipment tryout and all quality documents.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Approves cost estimates
Approves CAR development
Approves equipment and tooling purchase coordination
Approves tryout of equipment and tooling
Approves planned training of plant personnel for new production start ups and existing production processes
Directs the maintenance and creation of all documentation necessary to comply with NPIS & QS9000 guidelines.
Supervise and plan career development for all direct reports
Plan and supervise support of production with training of personnel, maintenance of equipment, and improvement of daily operations.
Represents engineering and maintenance in interplant company meetings
Oversees interplant weekly NPIS meetings
Coordinate participation in monthly corporate NPIS meetings
Communicate and implement company goals within the engineering departments
Lead engineering staff meetings
Drive execution of all company mandates
Approves and directs efforts for facility maintenance and improvements
Above average communication skills (both oral and written)
Understanding of Quality System requirements: Automotive, ISO9000, TS16949
Evaluation and measurement techniques
Presentation and training skills
Financial awareness and understanding of financial impacts of actions and decisions
Knowledge of quality and engineering tools: DOE, QFD, 8D, Root Cause Analysis, Failure Mode and Effect Analysis, Statistical methods
4 year degree
10 years manufacturing experience
Lansing, Michigan, United States
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