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Manufacturing Engineer

Company: Magna International Inc.
Location: Battle Creek
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Job Number: 54264
Group: Cosma International
Division: CCMi
Job Type: Permanent/Regular
Group DescriptionCosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.
Division DescriptionCosma Castings Michigan (CCMI)- a division of Magna International- is located in Battle Creek, Michigan. We are a casting and assembly facility that manufactures automotive body components for GM, Ford, FCA, Honda, and other aftermarket customers. We operate a 300,000-square-foot facility with approximately 500 employees. We offer a market competitive wage and benefit package including 401(k) with company match, 3 levels of PPO medical, dental, and vision insurance (eligible after 30 days), profit sharing program, and other benefits- including paid time off & holidaysSummary of ResponsibilitiesThe Manufacturing Engineer leads the work related to the development of new manufacturing processes at Cosma Casting Michigan. The engineer will develop concepts that include the specification of equipment and make recommendations for the technical selection of purchased equipment. They will manage the build, delivery, and installation of equipment to ensure the equipment is commissioned on time and under budget. This position employs lean manufacturing principles to optimize the effectiveness of our manufacturing operations to assure competitive pricing.
Additional Responsibilities Include:

  • Support production to meet attainment goals
  • Support maintenance with troubleshooting machine issues
  • Lead cycle time improvement projects
  • Ensure high Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)
  • Support continuous improvement projects
  • Troubleshoot quality issues
  • Prepare and update equipment Statement of Requirement (SORs) and technical comparisons. Collaborate with SMEs to develop SORs
  • Maintain a list of equipment suppliers. Identify new suppliers and verify capabilities
  • Standardize components to minimize spare parts inventory costs
  • Assist with CapEx based on equipment timing and budget
  • Lead Machine FMEA for major equipmentKey Qualifications/Requirements
    • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field; or equivalent work experience
    • Minimum 5 years of Engineering experience, preferably in a castings manufacturing environment
    • Fundamental computer skills using the Microsoft Office suite
    • You must pass a urine drug screen, background check, and physical capability examination.Additional InformationCCMi promotes a safe and rewarding work environment for our employees as demonstrated by our operating principles of:
      • Magna Employee Charter -Treating all employees equally, fairly, and with dignity and respect.
      • Open Door Policy - Solves issues with two-way, open, and friendly communication.
      • 5S - Maintains and promotes good housekeeping by following the philosophy "Everything has a place. Everything in its place".
      • Safety First - Obey the plant's safety rules and procedures by always wearing PPE and immediately addressing all safety concerns. Promotes an environment where zero injuries are the expected standard. Operates all equipment in a safe manner.Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That's why we are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.08-Engineering F-Permanent/Regular

Keywords: Magna International Inc., Battle Creek , Manufacturing Engineer, Engineering , Battle Creek, Michigan

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