Graduate Manufacturing Engineer

  • Decotek Automotive
  • DECOTEK Automotive, Mullingar Road, Robinstown, Collinstown, County Westmeath, Ireland
  • 19/02/2020
Full time   Automotive Engineering Information Technology Installation-Maint-Repair Manufacturing

Job Description

Company Profile:


DECOTEK Automotive is based in the Irish midlands employing people in a highly skilled manufacturing environment. We design, develop and manufacture exterior trim components for the global automotive industry customers.

Summary of the Role:

The Graduate 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.
  • Support and 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.
  • Support the Analysis of 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.

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