Supervises one or more sections of engineers and plans/directs the work of subordinates. Assures that work performed follows generally stated objectives and is completed on time and within budget. Estimates manpower, schedules completion dates, monitors progress, and evaluates the results of the position levels.
Powering Vehicles, Motion, Work, and Lives since 1966.
Ensure compliance with all legislative requirements in the facility’s geographic location and:
- The Global Operating System Plays;
- OHSAS 18001: Health and Safety management system standard;
- ISO 14001: Environmental Management system standard;
- TS 16949 Technical Specification Management and Linamar Quality Basics system standards.
Support, Foster, Promote and Demonstrate Linamar’s Core Values and Leadership Behaviors.
Maintain balance between customer, employee and financial satisfaction by maximizing facility/department Performance Indicators to align to Linamar’s Stepping Stool of Success Strategy.
Support and maintain department lean initiatives as set out in LPS system requirements.
- Maintain department 5S requirements.
Develop process plans for new parts, time studies and prepare quotations for parts, review existing processes.
Conduct feasibility studies to determine equipment required and justification.
Liaise with manufacturing, quality and maintenance departments on manufacturing concerns.
Investigate and plan industrial type activities such as, takt times, tooling studies, ergonomics and safety reviews.
Review, Customer Focus Plans, Corrective Actions, and ECN’s to facilitate the timely closing of the above.
Assist in planning and coordinate introduction of new engineering analysis tools such as CAD, CAD/CAM systems, CAT, quotation worksheet.
Select equipment and material and subcontract sources.
Supervise installation and initial start up of equipment.
Perform and document machine tool capability studies.
Troubleshooting for production problems whenever needed.
Assign customers to the project engineers to co-ordinate quotations, program introduction, production run jobs, and problem solving.
Assign, train, develop and supervise the work of manufacturing engineers, student engineers, outside vendors and project assigned production and quality people.
Assist in the preparation of SRED.
Responsible for plant layou
Four to six years of experience in machining or manufacturing environment.
Supervisory or project management experience.
Knowledge of SPC methods, process and machine capability requirements, and lot control techniques.
Knowledge of Quality and Environmental systems.
Advance knowledge of APQP process.
Ability to write monthly reports which address a variety of operational matters.
Discuss proposed lay-outs of new equipment with production managers and co-workers to ensure the requirements for all departments are considered.
Ability to evaluate the ability of current building systems to address increased demands from plant operations.
Complete production and completion schedules to track process and progress of projects.
Ability to take precise measurements using specialized equipment and techniques.
Interact with and lead technicians or technologists for tasks such as creating scale drawings, preparing specifications, writing proposals and developing plant maintenance schedules.
Experience with the use of statistical analysis software and computer-assisted design, manufacturing and machining.
Attend formal professional development seminars and conferences as needed. Conduct self directed studies by reading journals and trade publications. Must be aware of new technologies and advances in the engineering field.
What Linamar Has To Offer
- Opportunities for career advancement.
- Community based outreach supporting both local and global initiatives and charities.
- Social committees and sports teams.
- Discounts for local vendors and events, including auto supplier discounts.
Linamar Corporation is a Canadian diversified global manufacturing company of highly engineered products across global industries & markets. From the entrepreneurial seeds planted by our dynamic founder, to the support provided along the way, all Linamar employees are poised for success in this fast-paced and rapidly growing environment. With access to the tools you need to succeed, you will make an impact along with other motivated and engaged people.
Linamar is committed to promoting accessible recruitment as outlined in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Linamar will attempt to accommodate persons with a disability in an appropriate and effective manner throughout all stages of the recruitment process. Accommodations will be provided upon request.