Newell Brands Engineer, Advanced Manufacturing in Del Rio, Texas
Position Title: Advanced Manufacturing Engineeer
Location: Acuna, MX
Reports to: Director of Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
Provide Manufacturing Engineering support & support new product development efforts Newell Brands manufacturing facilities.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Process development and procurement of manufacturing equipment for new and existing products as needed throughout the corporation including:
Reviewand critique of product designs for cost and manufacturing
Prepareappropriation requests and appropriately manage spending
Specifyrequirements for manufacturing equipment
Solicitquotations, qualify suppliers, and select equipment vendors
Reviewprocess equipment progress and manage delivery schedule
Implementautomated processes for labor reductions
Actas liaison between Design and Manufacturing.Work issues to cost, capacity, and timing of introduction
Pilotand debug manufacturing processes for production based environments
Recommendphysical changes to manufacturing locations for appropriate equipmentinstallation
Perform relevant engineering considerations/exercises inclusive of the following:
Make/Buyanalysis and capacity evaluations
Productvalue analysis. Implement projects toreduce total costs
Propose,evaluate, and implement alternate processes for quality improvements, costreductions, and capacity increases
Troubleshoot process problems
Participatein the development of BOM’s and labor routings
Additional duties to include but not be limited to:
Provideinput to various manufacturing locations on process limitations
Broadadditional Manufacturing Engineering responsibilities may be required asdictated by AME project load
Special consideration given to candidates with a minimum of 5 years of pertinent experience in Manufacturing Engineering.
Automation experience and design preferred.
BS degree in Mechanical Engineering required
Must be able to read and understand engineering drawings.
Conversational Spanish preferred.
Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.