Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer

Adient | Detroit, MI, 48209, US
Salary Range:$57,000 – $73,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 9 days ago

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  • Actively supports plant safety efforts through departmental participation in safety meetings and safety walks.
  • Engages in safe practices as well as follows and enforces safety rules and job rotations.
  • Must be willing to report unsafe conditions, report unsafe acts, participate in safety/ergonomic committees, and participate in safety kaizen events, safety audits, and observation feedback.
  • Assist the plant in achieving safety goals and maintaining Safe Workplace and Environmental and Sustainability AMS objectives.
  • Initiate timely investigations of all reported incidents/accidents and injuries for the department and completion of 8d's (including the 5 Why's, root cause, containment, and corrective action). May assist other departments with this process as well.
  • Other duties deemed necessary by the engineering manager.
    • Lead and participate in PFMEA analysis.
    • Participate as a knowledge leader for Kaizen, lean manufacturing, and other continuous improvement projects.
    • Participate in 8D or similar root-cause-based problem-solving tasks.
    • Develop and maintain process documentation books for areas of responsibility according to established corporate and third-party standards such as BOS and TS.
    • Identify manufacturing needs such as machinery, tools, job aids, etc.
    • Prepare specifications for equipment purchases
    • Provide technical aid to production operators and other plant and corporate personnel as required, this includes, but is not limited to workstation layouts, tool selection, machine function, and interaction.
    • Support the maintenance department by assisting in the troubleshooting of equipment issues.