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Mfg Engineering Supervisor

Company: Control Tec
Location: Vienna
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:


This position is part of our Signal & Power Solutions segment; Connection Systems business unit.

Summary (About this Position):

The North America Connection Systems Team has an exciting opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor in Vienna, OH at a world-class plastic injection molding facility. The successful candidate will lead the plant's Tool Engineers and Controls Engineers and implement continuous improvements in tool quality, cost and design technology. This position requires cross-functional collaboration and technology sharing both regionally and globally.

Candidate Profile:

  • Curiously investigates everything with an ability to solve problems analytically, creatively and collaboratively.

  • Leads with confidence and empowers those around them.

  • Demonstrates an entrepreneurial mindset that's driven by hands-on experimentation.

  • Embraces resilience; sees every challenge as a learning opportunity and invitation to grow.

  • Models the Aptiv Values.

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and direction to Flow 5 Tool and Controls Engineers.

  • Implement continuous improvements in tool quality, cost and design technology.

  • Share technology with molding teams globally.

  • Control new tool estimating, design and build for localization and new business ventures.

  • Revise and improve current tools to reduce waste and improve up-time.

  • Meet business case and flawless launch objectives on cost, timing and quality.

  • Manage equipment and tool quotes, risk assessments, funding, purchase orders, spending forecasting and capitalization.

  • Administer timely employee assessments, pay increases and promotions, employee development, progression and succession, etc.

  • Adhere to all Aptiv Corporate, Signal & Power Solutions, Connection Systems and local procedures.

  • Able to travel domestically and internationally as needed.

  • Ensure compliance with customer specific requirements.

Must Haves (i.e. Basic Qualifications):

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering.

  • 3+ years of experience supervising engineering teams in a unionized manufacturing environment.

  • 5+ years of experience in plastics engineering.

Nice to Haves (i.e. Preferred Qualifications):

  • Bachelor's degree in Plastics Engineering.

  • Personable and comfortable supervising salaried engineers and working directly with manufacturing staff and personnel in a union environment.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in AutoCAD and Siemens NX or similar design software.

  • Demonstrated proficiency using Microsoft Office (i.e. Word, Project, Excel, Outlook, Skype, Teams, Visio, etc.).

  • Strong results-orientation and execution characteristics.

  • Resourcefully innovative and adapts in a rapidly changing environment.

  • Ability to work effectively with people at all levels in an organization.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with a strong ability to work with a team.

  • Ability to effectively organize, prioritize and accomplish multiple conflicting tasks, make intelligent, timely decisions and solve problems independently.

Aptiv USA Rewards and Advantages

  • Competitive compensation with bonus potential

  • Competitive health benefits including 401K match

  • Learning and development opportunities

  • Discount programs with various manufacturers and retailers

  • Recognition for innovation and excellence

  • Opportunities to give back to the community

  • Meaningful work that makes a difference in the world

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Paid Time-Off (Vacation and Parental Leave etc.)

About Connection Systems: This business unit provides technologies that serve as the nervous system of the vehicle, including the complete design, manufacture and assembly of the vehicle's connection systems.

This business unit's products include a vast array of connection systems technologies for the vehicle, including: Housings, Terminals, MePa/Pin-headers, High Voltage Chargers and Interconnects, SRS, High Speed Data solutions, On-Glass connections, Electrical Centers, Media Modules and Wireless Charging products.

Our technology provides the critical signal distribution and computing power backbone that supports increased vehicle content and electrification, reduced emissions and higher fuel economy.

Some see differences. We see perspectives that make us stronger.

Diversity and Inclusion are sources of innovation and creativity, both of which are essential to Aptiv's success. Everyday our diverse team comes together, drives innovation, pursues solutions, and meets challenges using their unique abilities, perspectives and talents, changing what tomorrow brings. When you join our team, you'll get encouraged to think boldly, express your viewpoint and innovate as a matter of habit.

Some see technology. We see a way to make connections.

At Aptiv, we don't just see the world differently; we work to change reality. That means developing technology that rewrites the rules of what's possible in the pursuit of making transportation safer, greener and more connected. Today there are more than 160,000 of us globally, located in 44 countries, and united by one mission. Join the movement and together, let's change tomorrow.

Candidates for positions with Aptiv must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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Aptiv is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Control Tec, Washington DC , Mfg Engineering Supervisor, Other , Vienna, DC

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