Apply now »

Manufacturing Engineer

Job Number:  13966
Group:  Magna Exteriors
Division:  Co-Ex-Tec
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Concord, ON, CA

Group Description

The Magna Exteriors portfolio of products includes access systems such as liftgates, exterior trim, modular systems, front-end modules including fascia, active aerodynamic systems and other lightweight structural components for automotive, commercial truck and other industrial markets.

Recognized globally as an innovator in all aspects of vehicle exteriors, Magna provides everything needed, from materials development and design through manufacturing and assembly, to help automakers create sleek, state-of-the-art vehicles across the world.



Role Summary

Apply technical knowledge and expertise to ensure robust manufacturing process design prior to launch and lead production improvement projects. Manage manufacturing performance deliverables such as implementation of CI suggestions, scrap reduction initiatives and OEE improvements. Supporting technical and manufacturing solutions; including engineering and design to achieve goals and objectives relating to research and development, organizational projects and services for continuous improvement and risk reduction.

Key Responsibilities
  1. Complete all required APQP-related activities, ECR processes, PRP (8D), and all other Quality Management System requirements as needed
  2. Conduct time studies, identify capacity constraints and opportunities to improve efficiencies and reduce manufacturing costs
  3. Development and maintaining documentation for PFMEA, Operator Instructions, Rework, Change-over procedure and instruction, Manufacturing Engineering Open Issues, and Continuous Improvement Program
  4. Coordinate, lead, and participate in various multi-disciplined teams in addressing and fulfilling various corporate objectives associated with, manufacturing process, productivity, volume outputs, scrap/rework, quality, safety, and delivery commitment
  5. Assist in part design activities with design source and provide feasibility directives for ease of manufacturing and reducing cost.
  6. Familiarity with various manufacturing processes such as Roll Forming, Extrusion and Injection Molding
  7. Review part designs and provide feasibility input for ease of manufacturing and cost reduction
  8. Review tooling designs/gauges to ensure they are built to meet customer and Co-Ex-Tec requirements/standards, and will run to the quoted standard
  9. Review facilities and equipment requirements with relevant internal and external customers/suppliers
Key Qualifications/Requirements
  • Must have a Mechanical, Manufacturing, or Industrial Engineering Degree/Diploma, or applicable trade.
  • Professional (5-10 years of experience): Specialized knowledge & know how. Conducts higher-level analysis. Prioritizes tasks to take action, works with partial responsibility and minimal supervision
  • Adaptability/Change Management, Performance under Pressure  
  • Communication/Presentation/Moderation, Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Continuous improvement/Problem Solving, Innovation & Creativity
  • Project Management, Teamwork/Collaboration
  • Strategic Decision-Making, Responsibility & Initiative
  • Competent computer skills
  • Strong organizational and analytical abilities
  • Familiarity with FMEA, APQP, and DOE
Additional Information

Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

Apply now »