Mechanical Engineer
R&D
Full Time
China
2019-02-28

Functional area

R&D Food Preparation

Job family

Product Care

Job

Product Care Engineer

Objective

Create and drive design concepts and secure specification implementation, align with design guideline and MAL, DOM and related platform engineers, supporting implementation of our strategies in terms of Cost & Quality Excellence and sustainability.

 

Key responsibilities

· Cost Reduction

o Investigate and implement projects to reduce DM (Direct Material), DL (Direct Labor) costs and sustainability.

· Quality Improvement

o Investigate and implement projects to improve the quality of the manufactured products to reduce the warranty SCR (Service Call Rate).

· Factory Support

o Provide technical support to the factory to assist in the reduction of rework, to improve productivity, and to process requests for design changes from the ECR (Engineering Change Request) system.

· Design, develop and modify components and finished assemblies

· Construct 3D CAD models and create detailed drawings using CATIA software

· Coordinate the prototyping, performance and quality verification, tooling quotation, part cost quotation, sourcing, production trialling and approval of components and finished assemblies

· Liaise with appropriate departments including Quality, Purchasing, Production, Logistics, Manufacturing Engineering and Tooling Engineering

· Construct and update BOM’s (Bill of Materials), ECN’s (Engineering Change Notices) and manage approval documentation in our systems according internal procedures.

· Coordinate and assist in the introduction of components and assemblies into production

· Follow up and rectify problems found with components and assemblies

· Participate in Project Teams

· Participate in FMEA’s (Failure Mode and Effects Analysis)

· Prepare timing plans and risk assessments

· Prepare & manage project management, progress tracking, timing plans, risk assessments and the reporting of project status

· When necessary, support the introduction and ramp-up of new models designed by the R&D Department into production (whether directly or indirectly involved)


Minimum Qualification

Key functional qualifications

· Bachelor degree or equivalent in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical)

· Knowledge about Quality tools (FMEA, PSRA, …)

· Mechanical component development, system development and design

· Structured engineering approach

· CAE-knowledge

· CAD-knowledge (Catia)

· PLM-knowledge (Teamcenter)

· Basic knowledge of electric and gas safety

· Knowledge of manufacturing knowledge

· Knowledge of approval and environmental rules in different countries

· Knowledge of cross-location platform impacts on his work and secure information flow between location

· Knowledge about Electrolux processes (EPM, IQ&EMS)

· ISO 9001 (Quality Management)

· ISO 14001 (Environmental Standards)

Generic qualifications

· Team Working Capabilities

· Fluent English language

· Strong self-motivation to learn and improve

· Willing to work in a cooperate approach and matrix organization

· Working in an international environment

· Proactiveness & Open minded

· Attitude for continuous improvement

· Willing to Travel

· Respect of culture diversities