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Advanced Manufacturing Engineer

Shanghai Shi, China
Engineering

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Job Description

Primary Function:

 

Responsible to lead manufacturing process design, project planning and execution for the Advanced Manufacturing Powertrain product line. This includes process conceptualization, feasibility assessment and process validation.  Leads capital equipment analysis, vendor selection and development.  Plans and manages all manufacturing key project deliverables timing, cost, volumes and quality metrics (WPA - Mfg. Prolaunch deliverables). Additionally supports the regional operations teams to ensure a flawless launch on all Product line launches within in the Eaton, JV and Key supplier sites.

 

Essential Functions:

  1. Prepare capital and operating cost estimates for new products and changes in existing products by estimating equipment, tooling, and gauging Investment .  Determines machine production rates and manning requirements.
  1. Lead formulation of manufacturing documentation, including fabrication drawings, process sheets, control plans and tool layouts. Including alignment cross regions in order to standardize processes  and  technologies.
  1. Write and submit for approval, appropriation requests for new and replacement equipment, track and report on project spending.
  1. Review and evaluate product designs and recommend changes to facilitate manufacturability.
  1. Develop and update PFMEAs working with multi-functional teams.
  1. Conceptualize, develop, and approve designs of special tools, machines, and gauges for manufacturing processes.
  1. Coordinate and perform machine runoffs to measure process and machine capability using SPC at vendor’s and Eaton’s facility and supervise in-house installations.
  1. Lead transition from project  to operations through training and informing operators, quality control technicians, front line leaders, and management on improved process techniques and new manufacturing concepts.
  1. Work with purchasing and product engineering to develop rough and finish material drawings for purchased material vendors.
  1. Meet with team members and present current equipment, process development, and appropriation spending progress on projects at regular design review committee meetings.
  2. Ensures ALL requirements are met in accordance to the Environmental Health and Safety System in relation to overall production process, machine specifications and operator ergonomics

Qualifications

 
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial, Electrical, Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering
  • 7 years engineering experience in a machining/manufacturing production environment
  • Bilingual English/Chinese
  • Project management experience
  • Basic skills in Microsoft Office
 
Position Criteria:
  • Good communication skills to interact at all levels within the organization as well as component and capital equipment suppliers
  • Familiarity with continuous improvement framework
  • Familiarity with Environmental Health & Safety
  • Troubleshooting and problem solving skills
  • Ability to learn from technical experts and apply new knowledge
 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Budgetary/cost analysis experience
  • Prior hands on experience with production machining, grinding, and assembly equipment
  • Equipment troubleshooting experience using schematics and drawings
  • Familiarity with Design for Manufacturing (DFM)
  • Familiarity with problem solving methodologies, e.g., 8D, 5 Why, A3

 

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Engineering

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: VEH Vehicle Group

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: Yes
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 043035