Warning This site is not recommended for Internet Explorer browsers. Please use another web browser to get a better experience.

Manager, Production Engineering M/F

Company : Safran Cabin Job field : Industrial Engineering Location : Santa Maria , California , United States Contract type : Permanent Contract duration : Full-time Required degree : Bachelor's Degree Required experience : More than 5 years Spoken language(s) : English Fluent Salary range : $82,350 - $139,360 USD

Job Description

• Establishes detail planning of manufacturing sequences and furnishes detailed operating instructions to production personnel.
• Supports Product Implementation in accordance with Group Procedures for Development, and works in coordination with the Industrialization Engineering to implement new and revised designs. Ensures proper implementation and alignment with the industrial dossier, and supports execution from implementation to decommission of product lines.
• Plans logical approach to complex manufacturing problems and their solutions.
• Implement/enforce company manufacturing processes and policies.
• Analyzes engineering design documents, prototypes and or engineering change orders and supports in decision for the equipment, tooling, materials, method of manufacture and facilities required to produce a particular product in scheduled quantities and that the lowest cost consistent within quality specifications.
• Creates tools, fixtures and methods to reduce cycle time of manufactured or procured parts or assemblies
• Specifies appropriate tools and fixtures for the manufacturing task during Industrial Reviews.
• Supports Design for Manufacturing activities in coordination with Industrialization and Design Engineering Teams.
• Supports Design to Cost activities in coordination with Industrialization and Design Engineering Teams.
• Recommends new or improved tools, shop aids, fixtures and equipment.
• Recommends improved manufacturing processes or methods. Supports implementation of continuous improvement activities, and provides governance and resources for its successful execution.
• Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned by management

Complementary Description

Reporting directly to the Industrialization Director, the Production Engineering Manager will be responsible for facilitating visual management & flow in Manufacturing and Materials areas. This role will also support facility-wide flow and product family future state development / implementation. The role will also support lean vision, training, and communication throughout division, in coordination with the Industrialization Engineering Team.

Job Requirements

Education: Bachelors degree (BS) in Engineering, Manufacturing, or an equivalent combination of education and (10) years experience which has provided both theoretical and practical knowledge in the field.
Experience: Demonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of the job typically acquired through (6) or more years of increasingly responsible experience that included utilizing continuous improvement principles (i.e. lean manufacturing), total quality and problem solving tools. Minimum 3 years of management experience in a technical field.
Preferred: Minimum (5) years of Managing experience in a technical field
Computer Skill:
• Read and analyze reports and drawings.
• Basic knowledge Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Other Skills:
• Ability to interpret Technical Drawings and Specifications, and familiarity with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
• Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plain and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
• Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
• Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects and assignments with attention to detail
• Problem solving, well organized, detailed oriented and accurate.
• Familiarity with PDM / PLM engineering tools (Smarteam, Teamcenter, WIndchill, etc)

Locate your future workplace

2850 Skyway Drive CA 93455

Santa Maria

California United States

Copy Address
employees worldwide
Number of countries where Safran is located
business area families