298641 - Manufacturing Eng Chassis

  • Post Date:June 28, 2022
  • Apply Before: June 28, 2023
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  • Pay Rate 48.40
Job Description

Plant Vehicle Team (PVT) Engineering position is located at the Ford Chicago Assembly Plant (Chicago, Il product lines). For this position you will have primary responsibility for delivering Powertrain NVH and Vehicle Dynamics function (ride, handling, alignment, tire balance, vehicle vibrates). Responsibilities: • Root cause disposition of any vehicle level issues to respective functional engineering activities • Lead local powertrain noise and vehicle dynamics/chassis to meet stringent quality target (customer surveys and warranty) • Lead on any related product holds (Stop ships, campaigns, quality issues, etc.) • Work directly with hourly personnel, engineers, suppliers and all levels of company management • On site launch lead for powertrain NVH attributes • On site launch lead for vehicle dynamics attributes • Lead alignment data analysis and alignment setting • Lead tire room quality and process improvements • Champion quality status by monitoring early warranty claims, binning claims, contact dealerships on parts, make HOT requests to ship parts to suppliers for root cause evaluation • Support Plant cost reduction and quality improvement efforts • Chair / support local and Dearborn-based Vehicle Engineering / Product Development team meetings • Support engineering change trials • Identify emerging issues and react quickly to scope issue • Lead/Support vehicle evaluation drives • Manage online quality systems with project inputs, project health, and glidepaths • Lead onsite quality management reviews • Very minimal travel will be required for the job to support supplier visits and out of state drive events
Skills Required:
• Four year engineer degree • Skilled at trouble shooting and methodical data analysis, analytical skills are a must. Statistical knowledge is a must. • Must have strong vehicle evaluation, driving, and assessment skills • Ability to work with and lead assembly plant / supplier team to implement changes required for vehicle improvement • Highly motivated self-starter who can work autonomously as well as lead team toward common goal • Communication skills are key, must give clear and accurate direction to all team members and management, speak confidently • Must be able to multi-task and adapt quickly to changing needs and direction • Thrives and enjoys working in a plant environment * Fluent in English and able to clearly communicate to all management levels.
Skills Preferred:
Experience Required:
* Preferred minimum of 3 years Vehicle Engineering, including NVH and/or vehicle dynamics NVH experience
Experience Preferred:
* Automotive / manufacturing experience
Education Required:
Four year engineer degree
Education Preferred:
Master’s degree is preferred
Additional Safety Training/Licensing/Personal Protection Requirements: