Location: MULTIMATIC MECHANISMS GROUP OFFICE, Concord, Ontario, Canada
Posted: September 3rd, 2019
The Multimatic Mechanisms Group manufactures high-quality closure hardware systems for all vehicle applications. With facilities in North America and Europe, and representation in all major markets, the Multimatic Mechanisms Group is a world-class, full-service supplier providing stamped, profile, cast and forged hinge systems for all applications including door, hood, trunk, lift gate/deck-lid and sliding doors, and closure checking, assist and power devices.
Multimatic Mechanisms is seeking a Group Manufacturing Engineer.
300 Basaltic Road
Concord, ON L4K 4Y9
Duties and Responsibilities:
Supporting VP Operations to establish and implement group strategy for the short-, mid- and long-term
Establishing and monitoring procedures, methods, policies and programs designed to improve manufacturing efficiency and employee working conditions
Working with Process Engineering teams and divisional senior management to improve and drive Continuous Improvement
Overseeing kick-off and approval of new/modified equipment for relevant assigned programs
Participating in the specification, sourcing and negotiations of assembly contracts along with Divisional Process Engineering teams for relevant assigned programs
Interfacing with divisional Process Engineering / AQP / Quality Department, and overseeing the completion of Equipment Milestone Reviews, Equipment Design Reviews, documentation and review submissions
Involvement in PMFEA, Product drawings, Identification of key characteristics, and design review processes as required to ensure adherence to Design for Manufacturability guidelines
Reviewing internal Process Engineering RFQ’s for OEM Request for Quotation activities
Assisting in developing and maintaining standard costs for all products through engineering standardization and manufacturing process industrialization
Reviewing and approving Capital Requests as submitted by divisions for capital expenditure related to assembly/manufacturing processes for new programs and VAVE projects
Assisting in developing and writing Equipment Specifications related to the manufacturing process
Assisting divisions with pre-production planning through capital equipment readiness in support of Flawless Program Launch
Supporting the President’s Message
Adopting, practicing, supporting and encouraging KAIZEN and GEAR activities
Following all group and general procedures where applicable
Conforming to IATF16949 and ISO14001 standards.
Working in a safe and efficient manner
Performing other duties as required
Must be able to travel, when required
Education and Experience:
Must have Engineering degree, diploma or equivalent experience/background
Minimum 5+ years of auto industry experience
Must be able to read and fully interpret Engineering Drawings and Standards (Applicable GD&T knowledge preferred)
Intermediate computer skills in Spreadsheets, Word Processing, Microsoft Project, Internet, Flowcharts, and an understanding of Databases, CAD, software
High level of organizational skills required
Strong written and oral communication skills, and ability to effectively interact with outside customers, suppliers, and all levels of employees internally
If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume. We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.