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Project Engineer

Company: Actalent
Location: Knoxville
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

Actalent is seeking a Project Engineer for a major Automotive SupplierDescription:Provides technical support to investigate, design, develop, and implement continuous improvement for production lines regarding new and existing products and production processes while following manufacturing safety guidelines in order to achieve high quality, productivity, and safety.

  • Troubleshoots production processes to identify the root cause of problems and designs, develops, and implements appropriate countermeasures to improve quality, productivity, and safety.
  • May develop, design, test, and implement line modifications and arrangements, devices, fixtures, etc. to obtain continuous improvement of the production processes, achieve cost reduction, and prepare for new product requirements. This may include issuing process control sheets or process change information for the manufacturing processes.
  • Provides technical support to production in order to solve problems related to quality, productivity, safety, etc.
  • May investigate, analyze, and create specifications for kaizen ideas to improve line MOR, productivity, and realize cost savings for the Company and may coordinate the design and installation of kaizen ideas and projects.
  • Originates equipment and parts specifications, purchase orders, and follow-up data to obtain the necessary resources to cover production requirements for current and new products.
  • Coordinates and collaborates in the production of new products and engineering changes to detect and solve problems which may arise prior to the beginning of mass production.
  • May review machine configurations for the most productive methods to assemble multiple products in the same machine.
  • May prepare assembly programs for new products and may perform setup of programs on equipment.
  • May review drawings for parts and may create recognition and visual data for equipment.
  • May coordinate and collaborate in the products' prototype revisions and builds to resolve problems before mass production begins.
  • May be involved in various projects which emphasize process improvement such as productivity improvement and scrap reduction in order to improve quality and reduce costs.
  • May develop specifications for new processes, new machines, or machine Skills: Production Engineering, Project Engineering, Equipment Installation, Line Installation, Process Improvement, Continuous improvement, Rood Cause, Quality, Productivity, Safety, Automotive Manufacturing Additional Skills & Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering is preferred.
    • Knowledge of Production and Manufacturing Engineering policies, procedures, and terms.
    • Experience with Equipment Installations.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and good presentation skills.
    • Ability to coordinate and monitor a high level of activity as demonstrated under a variety of conditions and constraints.
    • Ability to comprehend complex instructions and respond effectively and perform basic arithmetic accurately and quickly.
    • Ability to work in a variety of adverse environmental conditions, such as heat, cold, noise, etc.
    • Excellent organizational and time management skills. For more information email or Apply Today About Actalent: Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We're supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions. The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Actalent, Knoxville , Project Engineer, Engineering , Knoxville, Tennessee

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