VIVA USA Inc Manufacturing Engineer in Waterloo, Iowa
Req Ref No: JNIAME2711 Location: Waterloo, IA Duration: 12.0 months
Plans, coordinates, and performs manufacturing engineering work for a project or process. Operates in a team environment within either the enterprise product delivery process or the enterprise order fulfillment process. At this level, projects are of moderate scope and responsibility or may be a significant portion of a major and diverse project or process; decisions are made within established guidelines and may be reviewed by supervisors and/or managers. May assign, coordinate and review portions of the work for support personnel, contractors and suppliers.
MAJOR DUTIES: Description of the major duties performed in this job.
Establishes routings, methods, layouts, tools, costs, methods documentation, quality plans and labor standards for revisions to current operations and/or new parts or programs of moderate scope. Provides support and trouble shooting for current operations. Investigates, gathers and analyze data and implement solutions. Innovates and implements cost reduction, quality, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas of moderate scope. Applies electronic tools across a broad range of applications, including e-builds, modeling and simulations. Develops and implements plans to support lean manufacturing through the client Production System of moderate scope. Designs operations layouts. Improves material flow and material presentation. Leads team studies related to capacity, energy, productivity and efficiency of moderate scope. Leads analysis, development and implementation of new manufacturing processes and technology. Analyzes and makes modifications to existing performance pay plans; assists in development of baseline data for new performance pay plans.
Specific Position Requirements
At least 3 years of experience with the following fields:
Vehicle electrical systems Vehicle electrical diagnostics Electrical blueprint & schematic reading Understanding of electrical connectors and terminals Basic multimeter functioning Candidates must have a 4-year degree in Electrical Engineering with at least 3 years of experience. Client is willing to consider candidates with a 2-year Electrical Engineering Technology or Automotive Technician degree with 5 years of experience in an electronics field.
Will need metatarsals for first day, business casual dress code. No travel associated with this position. Person may drive the client owned Gator after successfully completing training.
VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.