Global Manufacturing Engineer Project Manager
Industrial Operations
Full Time
Kinston, Nc


  • Drive assigned Manufacturing Engineering projects and new Product Industrialization projects.
  • Team-member (representing Man. Eng.) in the New Product Projects.
  • Define and improve manufacturing equipment and tooling to be implemented in BA Projects.
  • Implement specific Man. Eng. actions for new Product Projects or other Man. Eng. Projects (Capacity increase, Efficiency,
  • Improvements, Re-engineering….) in cooperation with Plant Man. Eng.
  • Perform the manufacturability analysis of new Products.
  • Support cost analysis together with Plant Lean Engineering
  • Participate in PFMEA.
  • Participation in pre-series of new Products.
  • Prepare technical specification of equipment and tooling including safety and environment according to Global
  • Manufacturing Engineering Guidelines.
  • Supervise equipment installation, in cooperation with Plant Manufacturing Engineering.
  • Analyze technological innovations. Be the Interface with Suppliers, Technical Purchasing and Plant Maintenance.
  • Support efficiency programs, Quality/Safety improvements (including detectability analysis) in cooperation with Plant Manufacturing Engineering
  • Support production feasibility analysis in virtual environments and ensure implementation of digital manufacturing solution.
  • Co-operate and align with Global team strategy planning for automation/Factory Model/Digital.
  • Support on the development of new Architectures according “Ready for Automation”
  • Cooperate with Capex team to ensure the best and cost effective capital equipment acquisition.
  • Planning and optimization of new systems and Equipment.
  • Supporting Sector / Local ME in new projects.
  • Support factory metrics of Quality/Cost/Delivery

Minimum Qualification


  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering and 5+ years experience in related field with proven track record of success.
  • Strong understanding of DFMA principles and practice.
  • Strong drive to ensure flexibility in new equipment.
  • Understand the specific details that make an automated assembly or manufacturing system flexible for future products.
  • Understanding of robotic controls and PLCs.
  • Ability to travel both domestically and internationally, both individually and as part of a team.

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