Seeking a Project Engineer to act as a Liaison between our Design facility here in Holland and our customers over in the Detroit area. Job will entail:
-Managing regular customer engineering interface to understand product requirements and timing expectations.
-Assessing component and system performance to requirements using calculations, CAE, prototyping, and ED/DV/PV testing.
-Developing timelines to track and achieve Engineering deliverables.
-Maintaining timelines to track project status and ensure that deliverable timing obligations are met. Seek guidance and support if necessary to ensure schedule is maintained.
-Applying tools such as DFMEA and DRBFM, and provide support to PFMEA, to identify and address areas of design risk.
-Identifying and addressing issue root cause using problem solving skills such as KT and 5-Why analysis.
-Applying knowledge of plastic part design and injection-molding to design concepts. Lead design team in developing 3D CAD models and 2D drawings.
-Maintaining project budgets and meet budget expectations. Work with suppliers to acquire part data, samples and quotes as necessary and own supplier relationship for engineering deliverables, including drawings, CAD models and appropriate analysis..
Qualified candidates will have:
-A Bachelors in an Engineering related discipline
-2+ years of experience in Plastics
-Knowledge of Injection Mold Tooling (gates, parting lines, etc.) as it related to part design
-Excellent understanding of GD&T
-2+ years of experience in the Automotive industry
-Excellent communication skills
This is currently a one year contract with the potential to become a long term hire. Must be willing to spend 50% of your time here in Holland and 50% over with our customers in the Detroit area. This is an excellent opportunity that offers competitive benefits and a comfortably work environment. Qualified candidates respond with an updated resume today!