Manufacturing Engineer

  • Decotek Automotive
  • DECOTEK Automotive, Mullingar Road, Robinstown, Collinstown, County Westmeath, Ireland
  • 14/01/2020
Full time   Automotive Engineering Management Manufacturing Science

Job Description

We are currently recruiting a Manufacturing Engineer at our site in Collinstown, Co. Westmeath.


The Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for supporting manufacturing with all process, product related engineering for maximizing efficiencies throughout the plant.


Principal Accountabilities


  • Support manufacturing in the resolution of manufacturing issues and provide manufacturing with tools and engineering support to implement new products into production and in the resolution of manufacturing issues.
  • Lead process functions to determine product flow through the manufacturing cell by use of current engineering and continuous improvement techniques.
  • Establish resource requirements and material flow using industrial engineering techniques and internal company standards.
  • Analyze various product structures and processes in order to eliminate inefficiencies and reduce manufacturing costs.
  • Perform Design of Experiment (DOE) analysis to determine optimum operating parameters to achieve the most efficient cell.
  • Ensure company KPI’s are achieved.
  • Ensure ISO/TS16949 is implemented and maintained in the manufacturing area.


Project Team Related responsibilities:


  • Adherence of the project teams to Engineering Change control
  • Adherence of the Project to Internal Gate timing
  • Adherence of the Project teams to Customer Timing and Commitments
  • Adherence of the Project teams to Project Budgets
  • Adherence of the Project teams departmental Procedures
  • Maintenance of customer Portals and representation at customer locations as requested by Management


Experience, Training and Work Related Skills Required

  • Third level Qualification in Manufacturing, Engineering, Science or other relevant discipline.
  • Previous experience in a similar role.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Results orientated.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and manage to deadlines.
  • Previous experience in the Automotive industry is an advantage

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