Responsible to ensure that all new designs follow a planned and structured approach which meets or exceeds internal guidelines of advanced product quality planning (APQP) manual. Create and administer Design Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (DFMEA) and provide input into the creation of Control Plans and Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis (PFMEA). Participate in design review/APQP meetings during all product launches to ensure objectives and deadlines are being met. Provide documentation for design review meetings. Set up product bill of materials (BOM) builds and processes. Provide plant and production with sign off print package. Manage and control design projects that result in a high quality and reliable product. Assist with the management and control of resources relating to design (outside services e.g. mold and model makers) while ensuring that deadlines are met. Manage and control print revisions and distribution. When and where required, provide input into continuous improvement meetings and maintain productive relationships with other departments. Liaise with customers and suppliers in matters relating to design of new product including design changes. Provide input to the development of short and long term Research and Development and strategic plans. Ensure all projects within the Engineering Department are completed in manner which meets objectives and timelines.
- Requires Bachelor Degree in Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or educational equivalent. Six months of experience in the position offered, or in a similar position such as Design Release Engineer. Experience must include Unigraphics/Nx, Teamcenter Class A capabilities and APQP process. Requires DFSS Black Belt certification.
- Work location: Warren, MI
- Travel: 10% of time, includes international
- This position is subject to the Employee Referral Program.
Interested candidates should send resume and salary requirements with cover letter including reference code job number to (no phone calls please): Ground Effects, LLC, 15200 Commerce Drive N, Dearborn, MI 48120 Attn: P. Taylor, HR, Job #DEWEB.