Safran's Manufacturing Engineering Planner is a diverse position covering the planning of workflow from the engineering department and through production departments. This position receives drawing packages from the engineering personnel, prepares the workflow of the product and enters it into the applicable software system. This position will be the focal point in creating manufacturing workflow of released components. This position works with engineering, and production departments. It is a focal point to ensure workflow of the product is effectively communicated to help meet program requirements.
Duties and Responsibilities (essential functions):
A) Works closely with assembly line, fabrication, tooling, engineering, quality assurance, proto shop, tool try, and other departments in manufacturing to develop the most efficient workflow of the product.
B) Coordinate with Industrial, Manufacturing Engineers and production to develop the most efficient manufacturing sequence of the product.
C) Creates detailed work instructions in the production areas with assistance from assembly line, engineering, tooling, proto, and fabrication.
D) Assist the manufacturing department to actively manage the production schedule, by managing internal department schedule and attending operational start of production meetings, if required.
E) Monitor quality of the work flow provided and take corrective actions as needed.
F) Assists in the reviews of existing processes to evaluate changes to improve quality, cost, and delivery.
G) Ensure that work instruction is updated with the current BOM, dimensions, weight and other necessary information.
H) Creation of Row Markers for the final assembly of the seat.
I) Performs Manufacturing Planning duties as required.
J) Performs other duties as assigned.
Acts in accordance with company values and related competencies.
Must have the ability to generate written communication and to operate required office equipment. Ability to read and review written communication. Speech and hearing abilities that allow individual to communicate clearly and distinctly in English.
Ability to solve problems and think strategically.
This position requires extended periods of sitting while working with computers and viewing computer monitors and other office equipment. Finger dexterity needed in using misc. office equipment such as telephone, computer and copy machine, etc. Bending, stooping, reaching, and lifting up to approximately twenty pounds are required during tasks related to the job.
Knowledge and Skills:
i) Thorough knowledge of blueprints, production/Assembly processes, and assembly parts.
ii) Working knowledge of sub-assemblies and fabrication areas
iii) Self-motivated, energetic, dependable, honest, and thorough.
iv) A versatile, self-starter with a positive attitude, who is cautiously assertive.
Education and Experience:
i) High school diploma or equivalent.
ii) 2 or more years of experience in production.
Specificity of the job
International and/or Domestic travel required; percentage of time – Less than 5%
Locate your future workplace
2000 Weber Dr TX 76240
Texas United States
Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 76,800 employees and sales of 15,3 billion euros in 2021 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and innovation roadmap.
Safran was ranked as the world's third best employer in its sector by Forbes magazine in 2021.
Safran Seats is a world leader in aircraft passenger and crew seats. One million seats made by the company are now in service worldwide.
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