Ensure the implementation of best in class, standardized and optimized solutions for the industrialization of metal formed components for household appliances, with high attention to product Quality and manufacturing Cost. Areas of competence: metal forming automatic lines (metal bending and roll forming), metal stamping tooling, metal stamping presses, and related automation. As part of the Common Core Technologies Team, this is a position with transversal responsibilities, offering to the candidate the possibility of gaining experience across the different Product lines and EMA-Europe Middle East and Africa factories.
Key operational responsibilities
Be the reference person for the industrialization of metal components, with the role of Project Leader.
Participation in manufacturing engineering projects.
Perform the manufacturability analysis of New Products in the area of metal formed parts, identifying part criticalities, and interpreting results of formability simulations.
Perform cost calculations for the production of metal parts.
Analyze productive capacity of metal forming lines inside the factories and identify areas for efficiency improvement.
Prepare technical specifications metal forming equipment, including safety and environmental requirements, according to Global Manufacturing Engineering guidelines.
Perform Business Case Analysis and Investment Requests.
Be the interface with equipment manufacturers technical purchasing during the complete acquisition and development process of new tooling and equipment.
Prepare required documentation for supplier tender and Sourcing Board decision.
Supervise tooling and equipment installation in cooperation with Plant Manufacturing Engineering and Maintenance.
Propose technological innovations in the fields of competence.
Engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering is preferred
5 years of experience in metal fabrication processes
Deep practical knowledge in metal forming equipment: bending and roll forming.
Deep knowledge of metal process ability and formability.
Knowledge of PLC automation will be considered as a plus.
Willingness to travel abroad (EMEA factories).
Good analytical and methodical problem solving skills.
Ability to work in multicultural teams, open and innovative mind set.
Goal-oriented, persevering, focused on quality.
Self-organized, able to share attention between short and long term goals.
Friendly personality, open for cooperation with other people.
Advanced level of English (written and spoken) - Knowledge of other European languages is a plus.
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