Corporate Manufacturing Engineer 9/2/2016

The Planet Forward Livonia, MI

Company
The Planet Forward
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29513501
AJE Ref #
576077541
Location
Livonia, MI
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Act as stamping equipment subject matter expert and lead capital projects for for stamping press systems.

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Support preventative maintenance procedures for stamping presses and automation. Assist with routine repairs, emergency breakdowns, and refurbishment of stamping equipment.
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Ensure accountability and discipline within the Press engineering department.
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Support operations in press and automation problems including continuous improvement projects. Track, monitor and implement improvement activities.
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Direct outside engineering services with suppliers.

REQUIREMENTS

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Bachelor's degree in Engineering
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5years of technical, hands-on experience working with hydraulic and mechanical stamping presses and press room automation.
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Knowledge of manufacturing process for complex stampings.
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Working knowledge of AutoCAD
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High level of safety awareness (RIA and OSHA); knowledge of machine safety, electrical safety and machine guarding components
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Excellent organizational, analytical and communication skills.
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Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
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Travel up to 50% to manufacturing facilities throughout the Midwest for 3-4 days at a time

PREFERRED BACKGROUND

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Master's Degree
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Working knowledge of overhead cranes, stamping presses, transfer systems, destackers, coil feed lines and scrap conveyors are a plus.