Process Engineering Specialist

Auto Req ID:
Job Title:
Process Engineering Specialist
Flat Rock
Ford Motor Company

Job Description

At Ford Motor Company, we are dedicated to designing, manufacturing and selling high quality vehicles that meet the diverse needs of our customers. We believe our employees and the different perspectives that they bring to the business are the driving force behind our success. Come discover a company that is focused on the quality of our vehicles, the environment, the community and the world in which we live.

The Flat Rock Assembly Plant has an opening for an Engineering Specialist - Manufacturing. This position will have the responsibilities for the following:

  • Support Manufacturing Process Engineering activity for Body Shop operations

  • Drive continuous improvement in safety, quality and productivity

  • Apply engineering principles and analytical techniques to establish and continuously improve manufacturing processes and products

  • Develop action plans as required to investigate and prioritize quality concerns and verify corrective actions on internal processes and supplier processes

  • Lead and conduct process audits to ensure process discipline is consistent with Vehicle Operations guidelines

  • Conduct job ergonomic evaluations and deliver corrective actions as required

  • Analyze vehicle inventory root causes; engage in mapping and corrective actions to reduce vehicle inventory

  • Create process and instruction sheets supporting quality methods and processes

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • 3+ years of Process Engineer experience in a manufacturing environment

  • 1+ years of Microsoft office experience

Preferred Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

  • Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma experience

  • 8D and 5Why corrective action and problem solving skills

  • Lean Tools – 5S, Kanban, Poka-yoke, and Value Stream Mapping

  • DMAIC and DMADV (DFSS) Project Methodology experience

  • TQM and Kaizen Methods

  • FMEA, PPAP, and DOEs experience

  • Visual Factory Management

  • Ergonomic analysis knowledge and experience

  • Successful candidate should be able to demonstrate leadership in ONE FORD (leadership) behaviors combined with outstanding interpersonal, teambuilding, and communication skills

The distance between imagination and...Creation. It can be measured in years of innovation or in moments of brilliance. And it can be a road you start traveling right now. When you join Ford Motor Company your journey begins. You become part of a team that is already leading the way with ingenious solutions and attainable products - and it is always ready to go further.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.