Quality Engineer

Salary Range: $60,000 – $80,000 Job Location: Shelbyville, TN Industry: Automotive Available Positions: 2 Position Type: Direct Hire Experience Required: 1 – 3 years Degree Required: 4 year degree Active Security Clearance: No Job Description: Position is to monitor supplier quality through weekly and monthly ppm reports, develop new supplies/components through the APQP process and AIAG production part approval process; act as liaison between engineering,  manufacturing, purchasing and supplier regarding quality issues and visit and survey potential suppliers for ability to meet quality standards.   ESSENTIAL ACCOUNTABILITIES 1.      Responsible for developing suppliers/new components through the APQP process and AIAG production part approval process – travel as needed to review supplier process and corrective action verification. 2.      Liaison between engineering, manufacturing, purchasing and supplier regarding quality issues. 3.      Monitor supplier quality through weekly and monthly ppm reports – request and obtain corrective actions per these quality spills. 4.      Analyze daily component quality issues-disposition MRN and initiate CAN’s per these issues. 5.      Surveys potential new suppliers; determines potential supplier’s ability to meet quality standards. 6.      Direct technical and administrative workers involved in quality assurance activities. 7.      Apply statistical process control and gauge R & R methods for analyzing data to evaluate the current process and process changes. 8.      Review and analyze supplier PPAP’s and quality issues. 9.      Communicate with suppliers regarding current Calsonic manufacturing issues and scrap. 10.  Perform supplier process audits and GP-9 (run/rate) evaluations. 11.  Communicates frequently with internal and external contacts on various issues. 12.  Performs other duties as assigned. Required Skills: Plastic Injection molding & Tooling Experience. Candidate Must Have: Have a Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline. Experience related to products, process and gagging or inspection. Relocation Offered: Yes Additional Information: Intermediate to advanced experience such as Word, Excel, Lotus Notes, PowerPoint, and other presentation applications and/or software. Bonus/Benefits: Full Company Benefits to include Full comprehensive Relo package, Med & Den Insurance, 401k, and annual...

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Instrument & Controls Engineer

Salary Range: $90,000 – $120,000 Job Location: Norco, LA Industry: Oil/Energy Available Positions: 2 Position Type: Direct Hire Experience Required: 5 – 10 years Degree Required: 4 year degree Active Security Clearance: No Job Description: Description Provides technical expertise for the specification, design, purchase, installation and commissioning of instruments and electrical systems. Responsible for low, medium and high voltage electrical systems, electronic and pneumatic instrumentation, control systems, field instrumentation, analyzers and emergency shutdown systems. Provides detailed instrument/electrical engineering design and contractor supervision to ensure that capital AFE’s, expense AFE’s and maintenance projects are completed accurately and efficiently. Provides accurate instrument, electrical and control systems specifications including DCS/PLC installations and wiring from process design data. Monitors and directs activities of engineering and construction contractors for progress and quality to ensure compliance to company and industry standards. Provides ongoing technical support to operations and maintenance departments on instrumentation, electrical and control system problems. Other duties as assigned. Follows all corporate safety policies. Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in mechanical or electrical engineering required. Minimum two years experience in all phases of instrument/electrical systems design and installation required. Required Skills: N/A Candidate Must Have: N/A Relocation Offered: Yes Additional Information: N/A Bonus/Benefits: Full Company Benefits to include Full comprehensive Relo package, Med & Den Insurance, 401k, and annual performance...

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Production Engineer

Salary Range: $50,000 – $65,000 Job Location: Shelbyville, TN Industry: Automotive Available Positions: 1 Position Type: Direct Hire Experience Required: 3 – 5 years Degree Required: 4 year degree Active Security Clearance: No Job Description: SUMMARY Under general supervision, performs a variety of duties including equipment and tooling trouble shooting, guidance and liaison to product operations, working on scrap reduction, profit retention, continuous process improvement and implementation of new production launches. Provides manufacturing line support with training, documents and maintenance to improve efficiency and product quality. Additionally, this position designs and develops packaging to ensure that finished products as well as incoming component parts reach their destination on time and free from defect. ESSENTIAL ACCOUNTABILITIES 1. Prepare reports and attend meetings to support current and new model business performance (NPL, VA, PBM, Program Reviews, Task Force) 2. Design, spec, procure, implement and provide basic line support for new model processes, tooling and equipment as required to meet business objectives. 3. Maintain current higher level assembly production equipment and provide training to engineers and maintenance. 4. Analyze current and new model quality issues to determine root cause and support implementation of countermeasures and foolproofs and improvements to protect product quality (including equipment buyoff). 5. Develop strategic planning for standardization of equipment, programming, fixtures, visual aides, checklists, spare parts and general documentation. 6. Prepare PIR responses for quotation of new business and design change proposals. 7. NPL-Attend meetings, select vendors, coordinate prototype builds, design tooling preparing docs, developing and purchasing new equipment and fixtures 8. Attending QRQC’s and QRSC’s, determining root causes, and implementing the recommended actions. 9. Updating/maintaining capacity charts, building layouts, and developing future business plans based on capacity and layout improvements. 10. Creating and maintaining paperwork (TPD’s, Process Plan Sheets, PFEMA, Process Flows, ETS’s, TADS) and Benchmarks. 11. Attend improvement team meeting and activities including training for supervision and technicians. 12. Attends planning meeting and equipment trials at outside tool shop facilities to evaluate actual equipment against specifications. Supports equipment maintenance, repairs and changes. 13. Design and develop returnable packaging in response to PIRs meeting customer’s needs. 14. Communicates frequently with internal and external contacts on various issues. 15. Performs other duties as...

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Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Salary Range: $80,000 – $100,000 Job Location: Shelbyville, TN Industry: Automotive Available Positions: 1 Position Type: Direct Hire Experience Required: 5 – 10 years Degree Required: 4 year degree Active Security Clearance: No Job Description: SUMMARYUnder general supervision, is responsible for the Manufacturing Engineering Section of a Plastic Injection Molding facility. Must oversee the activities of all Manufacturing Engineers, Industrial Engineers and Tooling Engineers to support them in achieving their company goals by providing training and feedback when necessary. Additionally, this position will oversee the support for new model equipment purchasing. Up to fourteen direct reports. Number may grow as abilities are shown or as business needs require. ESSENTIAL ACCOUNTABILITIES  1. Attend and conduct Joint Check activities with customers. 2. Work with customers on new model and current production concerns. 3. Work with suppliers on supplier part issues. 4. Manage timely completion of customer required documentation including PPAP. 5. Troubleshoot part quality issues during pre-production activities. 6. Troubleshoot issues with current production parts. 7. Oversee implementation and approval for design changes including VA/VE. 8. Responsible for facility metrology and environmental testing laboratory. 9. Interface with customer and supplier on scrap reduction issues. 10. First run tracking and reduction. 11. Interface with design for new product quotation and Design changes. 12. Perform NPL activities. 13. Train, support and provide feedback to engineers on any requested situation. 14. Assist in breaking down barriers that are preventing an ME from achieving their objective. 15. Meet with & review schedules with other departments on status (information sharing) to achieve company targets & goals. 16. Develop new procedure & guidelines for the department. 17. Communicates frequently with internal contacts and occasionally with external contacts on various issues. 18. Performs other duties as necessary. Required SkillsPlastic Injection Molding experience a strong plus.In addition, this individual must posses strong leadership skills and have the ability to be a change agent. Should be results oriented with strong communication skills. Ability to handle multiple assignments and priorities. Strong Microsoft Computer skills. BS degree in Engineering related field. Seven plus years of experience in a Manufacturing Engineering management role. Automotive experience strongly desired and these candidates will be given first consideration. Experience in related...

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Quality Engineer

Salary Range: $60,000 – $70,000 Job Location: Lewisburg, TN Industry: Automotive Available Positions: 2 Position Type: Direct Hire Experience Required: 1 – 3 years Degree Required: 4 year degree Active Security Clearance: No Job Description: Position is to monitor supplier quality through weekly and monthly ppm reports, develop new supplies/components through the APQP process and AIAG production part approval process; act as liaison between engineering,  manufacturing, purchasing and supplier regarding quality issues and visit and survey potential suppliers for ability to meet quality standards.   ESSENTIAL ACCOUNTABILITIES 1.      Responsible for developing suppliers/new components through the APQP process and AIAG production part approval process – travel as needed to review supplier process and corrective action verification. 2.      Liaison between engineering, manufacturing, purchasing and supplier regarding quality issues. 3.      Monitor supplier quality through weekly and monthly ppm reports – request and obtain corrective actions per these quality spills. 4.      Analyze daily component quality issues-disposition MRN and initiate CAN’s per these issues. 5.      Surveys potential new suppliers; determines potential supplier’s ability to meet quality standards. 6.      Direct technical and administrative workers involved in quality assurance activities. 7.      Apply statistical process control and gauge R & R methods for analyzing data to evaluate the current process and process changes. 8.      Review and analyze supplier PPAP’s and quality issues. 9.      Communicate with suppliers regarding current Calsonic manufacturing issues and scrap. 10.  Perform supplier process audits and GP-9 (run/rate) evaluations. 11.  Communicates frequently with internal and external contacts on various issues. 12.  Performs other duties as assigned. Required Skills: Previous Braising and Aluminum Automotive Experience Candidate Must Have: Have a Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline. Experience related to products, process and gagging or inspection. Relocation Offered: Yes Additional Information: Intermediate to advanced experience such as Word, Excel, Lotus Notes, PowerPoint, and other presentation applications and/or software. Bonus/Benefits: Full Company Benefits to include Full comprehensive Relo package, Med & Den Insurance, 401k, and annual...

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Manufacturing Engineer III

Salary Range: $60,000 – $75,000 Job Location: Jackson, MS Industry: Automotive Available Positions: 1 Position Type: Direct Hire Experience Required: 10+ years Degree Required: 4 year degree Active Security Clearance: No Job Description: N/A Required Skills: Automotive Industry experience. Visual basics Knowledge of APQP process (semi-automatic and sequencing). Candidate Must Have: Bachelor’s Degree in related discipline Relocation Offered: Yes Additional Information: New Product launch experience. IE/ Line Balance & Kitting. Worked very close with a customer or worked as a supplier. Bonus/Benefits: Full Company Benefits to include Full comprehensive Relo package, Med & Den Insurance, 401k, and annual...

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