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AGCO Corporation

Manufacturing Engineer Job

AGCO Corporation - Assumption, IL

POSITION PURPOSE:

 

*Develop and implement standardized processes focused on Lean manufacturing principles and industry leading best practices within North American Fabrication Departments.  To include modeling systems for Capacity, Capability and Cost Analysis (make vs. buy) *Manage process improvement projects to optimize  overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) attainment and eliminate waste *Directly support new product introduction (NPI) phase gate process on new product launches, as well as existing product improvement, and production impact scenarios

 

           

I.MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITY: KEY MEASUREMENT:

·Cost Savings

·3x fully burdened salary

·OEE / Machine Availability

·% gain / year X area identified

·Project Delivery

·X projects On-time / on budget (x Safety Projects)

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                                                                                                                            FUNCTIONAL KNOWLEDGE:

 

STRONG TECHNICAL, PROCESS FOCUSED RESOURCE WITH A DEEP UNDERSTANDING IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF STANDARDIZED PRODUCTION PROCESSES/SYSTEMS, LEAN MANAGEMENT TECHNIQUES AND PRINCIPLES.

*Must have the ability to assess current production methods/data sets, identify opportunities, and develop an organized improvement plan to align with production goals/metrics

ABLE TO IDENTIFY, ANALYZE, AND DEVELOP PRACTICAL SOLUTIONS TO ONGOING PROCESS ISSUES.

PROVEN ABILITY TO OVERSEE / MANAGE MULTIPLE COMPLEX PROJECTS AND CROSS FUNCTIONAL RESOURCE TEAMS

*Effective oral and written English communication skills

 BUSINESS EXPERTISE:

FIVE YEARS MANUFACTURING EXPERIENCE

IN-DEPTH KNOWLEDGET OF ENGINEERING DOCUMENTATION AND MATERIALS RESOURCE PLANNING (MRP)

COMPREHENSIVE EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE OF PRODUCT MANUFACTURING, DESIGN, AND ENGINEERING IN METAL INDUSTRY

PROVEN TRACK RECORD IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT

 LEADERSHIP/PEOPLE MANAGEMENT:

 

MANAGES TECHNICAL PROJECTS AND CROSS FUNCTIONAL RESOURCE TEAMS

*Responsible to support all NA GSI sites in process improvement , as well as alignment with corporate product engineering in new product/product improvement implementation planning *Responsible to support all NA GSI sites in Capacity forecasting and CapEx Budgeting

 PROBLEM SOLVING:

 

Required to possess the ability to resolve both routine and recurring problems, (the day to day issues).  Also needs to have the ability to design processes / solutions to end the recurring issues.  Must have the ability identify and work with key stakeholders to develop an acceptable solution for all.

 

 

 

 NATURE OF IMPACT

 

Owns the comprehensive NA GSI fabrication roadmap for: Capacity / Capability planning, Standard Cost Model, NPI launches (operational focus) and the model which will reflect the impact to the NA GSI manufacturing footprint

Responsible for process to share Best Practices globally across all GSI sites.  (operational process / equipment)

 

 

 AREA OF IMPACT:

 

This position will impact all of the North American GSI manufacturing. 

 INTERPERSONAL SKILLS:

 

This person will have to have the ability to interact with all levels of individuals.  With dealing directly to the shop floor employees / team leads to Senior VP's / Directors within GSI and AGCO.

 

This position requires the ability to put a solid plan together and to have the ability to communicate it effectively to influence people

 

 

 

 QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE :

Indicate the qualifications and number of years experience required, including areas that are industry specific, education, technical, software etc.

 

*Bachelors degree in Engineering or related field preferred *Advanced knowledge in the development of standardized production processes and Lean management principles *Five years equipment manufacturing experience  (product engineering experience preferred)

IN-DEPTH KNOWLEDGE OF ENGINEERING DOCUMENATION AND MRP SYSTEMS

COMPREHENSIVE EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE OF PRODUCT MANUFACTURING, DESIGN, AND ENGINEERING IN METAL INDUSTRY

*Proven track record in project management and structures to support

ABLE TO IDENTIFY, ANALYZE IN A STRUCTURED WAY AND FIND PRACTICAL SOLUTIONS TO ONGOING PROCESS ISSUES.

PROVEN ABILITY TO OVERSEE / MANAGE MULTIPLE COMPLEX PROJECTS

HAVE THE CAPACITY TO CONVERT FUNCTIONAL PROCESS SPECIFICATIONS INTO PILOT AND INDUSTRIALIZED EQUIPMENT TO MEET NEEDS

*Effective oral and written English communication skills (2nd language preferred)

Work Environment

*This job generally operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. The employee is occasionally exposed to a variety of extreme conditions in the work environment. The noise level in the work environment can be loud.

Physical Demands

*The physical demands here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential job functions of this job. *While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to sit; stand; walk; use hands and fingers to handle or feel; and reach with hands or arms. The position is subject to lifting objects weighing over 25 pounds occasionally.

The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to focus.

 

AAP/EEO Statement

GSI is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a workplace that is free of inappropriate or unlawful conduct on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or other protected group status as provided by law.

 

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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Manufacturing Engineer Job AGCO Corporation - Assumption, IL, United States

   

Location: Assumption, IL

Company Profile:
AGCO is a global leader focused on the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery. We support more productive farming through a full line of tractors, combines, hay tools, sprayers, forage equipment, tillage, implements, grain storage and protein production systems, as well as related replacement parts