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GE Appliances, a Haier company Advanced Manufacturing Engineer in Louisville, Kentucky

Description

Job Location

USA, Louisville, KY

Job Posting Title

Advanced Manufacturing Engineer

The Challenge

As an Associate Advanced Manufacturing Engineer, you'll manage capital equipment procurement projects: Including specification development utilizing GE standards, supplier selection, early supplier engagement, technical reviews, factory layout development, installation and qualification of equipment. Ensure all tooling and equipment is reliable and robust and designed to maximize Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)

What you will Do

  • Manage capital equipment procurement projects: Including specification development utilizing GE standards, supplier selection, early supplier engagement, technical reviews, factory layout development, installation and qualification of equipment. Ensure all tooling and equipment is reliable and robust and designed to maximize Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE).

  • Develop manufacturing processes. Utilize cross-functional participation to ensure that the equipment and process and processes are compatible with the entire value stream. Efforts should include: Early equipment management (TPM), workstation design, material presentation, standard work and single piece flow.

  • Work with EHS and the Advanced Industrial Engineer equipment / tooling / processes are implemented with the health and safety of the operators in mind.

  • Work with factory operations and Lean teams to understand the Value Stream and how your projects impact this. Ensure material flow, workstation setup, model mix, etc. are considered when workstations / equipment is designed.

  • Work with design team to ensure Design for Manufacturing & Assembly (DFMA) is considered on part design.

What you need to Succeed

Minimum Qualifications

  • Technical Degree or equivalent experience

  • 1+ years hands on experience as an intern or full time in manufacturing equipment and processes.

  • Good communication skills – will be expected to provide program report outs to cross-functional team

  • Demonstrated ability to take ownership of cross-functional program deliverables and ability to drive decisions based on the overall benefit to the company

  • Significant travel may be required

Desired Characteristics

  • Experience with implementing Lean process improvement in a manufacturing operation

  • Proficient in MS Office, MS Scheduler (or equivalent) and AutoCAD

GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

REQNUMBER: REQ-9824

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