DfM and Lean Manufacturing Specialist
> Perform as frontloading Design for Manufacturing Workshops with cross-functional Team (R&D, Production, IE, and production plant)
> Define and evaluate product design standards with R&D, and harmonize for feasibility of Manufacturing
> Reduction of product, environment and machine cost drivers.
> Improve efficiency of Machining, Surface Treatment, Molding and Assembly Processes
> Support and moderate Lean Check Workshops incl. Card Board Simulation with e.g. IE, Production, SCM, equipment supplier and production plant
> Further development of Lean Check standard on automotive level (HBS representative);
> Develop and provide training of Lean Manufacturing & Lean Check;
> Evaluate manufacturing concepts regarding Lean approach
> Review, evaluate and control the supplier and internal project teams during equipment design.
> Manage, develop, train and establish the standards and process flows in HBS;
> Strong cooperation with R&D and communication to TOP-Management as well Interface to global functions
> University degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering;
> English - advanced level, German – advantage;
> Global experience within global teams for representing strategic concepts
> Experience with equipment design, deep understanding and experience for manufacturing processes (molding, machining, surface treatment, automation, assembly);
> Preferable mechanical machine designer knowledge
> Deep knowledge of Design for Manufacturing (DfM) and Lean Manufacturing
> Experience with Design for SixSigma, FMEA and REFA;
> Project management skills;
> Leading and communication skills.
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