Manufacturing Engineer (with Project Management)
- 4421 N Hwy 81, Anderson, SC 29621, USA
- Legal Entity: Robert Bosch LLC
The Corporate department for TEchnology – Engineering and Production Services (C/TES) is the worldwide partner for manufacturing solutions. We make it happen through qualified, motivated and flexible professional associates, who uphold the heritage and values of Bosch. Our associates are seen as the best and most professional in our Business Fields, working over all divisions in an international surrounding.
We provide a broad portfolio of services in Manufacturing Engineering, Process Optimization (e.g. OEE), Training (e.g. LEAN), Industry 4.0 and Project Management. To excel in this offer we permanently invest in the development of our associates.
Project Management for extensive manufacturing projects including procurement or relocation of manufacturing equipment
Face to the customer: Contact partner for internal/external customer in subjects related to the running project
Definition and Development of production concepts
Execution of Process Analysis and evaluation of the implementation options
Participate in or lead projects and workshops for DFMA and PFMEA, Value Stream Mapping, Flow Oriented Layout, Lean Line Design, 5S, Standardized Work, Quick changeover, Pull/Leveling, etc.
Develop new manufacturing (i.e. productivity increase) and provide the correct manufacturing documentation (i.e. Control Plans, PQI´s, Changeover procedures, etc.) for the implemented changes
High motivation to learn and develop him / herself professionally (trainings from project management to lean provided, some with exams to be passed)
Ideal career development step (work over all divisions from automotive to household goods, work in international and interdisciplinary teams, gain huge network, get huge own portfolio in tools and solutions to copy)
Develop and roll out Lean (BPS-Bosch production system)-related training packages as needed.
Continuously improve training packages, coordinate facilities and attendees.
In addition: knowledge of sensor technology to connect manufacturing ecosystems with real-time data from interconnected machines and devices, MES (Manufacturing execution system), RFID technology, network knowledge (IP addresses,..)
Utilizes the Internet of Things to capture, analyze, and store data on every stage of production, from design, production through customer delivery, data security, cloud computing.
Minimum 4-year technical degree (i.e.: mechanical, electrical, industrial engineering);
2+ years shop floor experience in Lean manufacturing operations (preferably Bosch Production System);
3+ years of experience in Machinery/Equipment/Tooling definition and procurement (including structured acceptance);
Deep knowledge in several Manufacturing Processes and Assembly operations;
Project Management Knowledge and experience is required as each project is unique;
Working Knowledge of BPS (Bosch Production System) or similar lean manufacturing mindset (TPS – Toyota Production System)
Experience in OEE and OEE optimization projects focusing on quality, technical and organization losses.
Knowledge in the area of MTM, Machining, Lean-manufacturing and Lean-Logistics is preferable;
Problem Solving experience or basic knowledge required (5-Why, Shannon, Fish Bone, Etc.)
Active listener with strong interpersonal skills capable of promoting fruitful relationship and empathy with customers;
Target oriented with high persuasiveness, good communication skills, creativity and responsibility;
Ability to work well in teams as well as to work/act independently;
Analytical and structured working style;
Professional customer communication skills
Motivated to lead others in a project
Ability to travel is required and is dependent on the location of projects C/TES-NA supports. The majority of travel will be domestic and take place during the workweek with occasional international travel opportunities. (As work life balance is important for us: high flexibility in self-management regarding timing, own travel planning, home office as long as the customer agrees and involvement in the project acquisition phase is logical)
Position can be located either in Anderson, SC or Charleston, SC
Very good English skills (written and spoken). Knowledge of Spanish and German are preferred.
By choice, we are committed to a diverse workforce - EOE/Protected Veteran/Disabled. BOSCH is a proud supporter of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) Initiatives
FIRST Robotics (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology)
AWIM (A World In Motion)