Job Title: Launch Manufacturing Engineer

Duration: 6 Months (Temporary Position)

Location: Arlington, TX

Job Description: We are seeking enthusiastic and dedicated individuals to join our Launch Team for an exciting new project. As a Launch Team Member, you will play a crucial role in the successful execution of our upcoming launch. Your responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to coordinate launch activities.
  • Assisting in the development and implementation of launch plans and strategies.
  • Monitoring and analyzing launch performance metrics to identify areas for improvement.
  • Flexibility to undertake various tasks as needed to ensure the success of the launch.

Specific Job Duties:

    • Plans, designs, and drives continuous improvement of the manufacturing process in the industrial plant.
    • Maximizes efficiency by analyzing layout of equipment, workflow, assembly methods, and workforce utilization.
    • Determines parts and tools needed to achieve manufacturing goals according to product specifications.
    • Performs a major role in troubleshooting process issues, root-causing product defects, and implementing corrective actions.
    • Coordinate and implement changes suggested by Launch or Product Engineers. They focus more on technology (PLCs, Robots, Welding, etc.) and are responsible in general of secondary equipment (welding, clipping, wrapping, etc.).
    • Expertise in Vacform and Edge wrap processes for door panels, headliners, and IPs/Edge folding equipment and systems/laminating and folding systems
    • Ultrasonic welding/infrared welding
    • Lamination/heat hot melt dispersion glue applications/adhesive/glue systems
    • Leather lamination
    • Robotic cells
    • Transfer systems

Education:

  • BS/BA Required
  • MBA/MS preferred

Experience:

  • 8+ years of relevant experience is required.

Benefits:

  • Opportunity to be part of an innovative project from its inception to completion.
  • Gain valuable experience in project management and launch execution.
  • Competitive compensation package.
  • Potential for growth and development within the company.

Application Process: Please submit your resume and a brief cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are interested in joining our Launch Team. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis until all positions are filled. We look forward to reviewing your application!