Advanced Manufacturing Engineer
Southfield, MI 
Posted 30 days ago
Job Description

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Lear Corporation is the leading Tier 1 automotive supplier serving all of the world's major automotive manufacturers with our world-class automotive seating and automotive electrical products. Our products are developed and produced by a diverse, talented team of more than 165,000 people. With operations in 39 countries, Lear operates in every major automotive manufacturing region in the world. For our globally positioned and successful teams, we are looking for dedicated talents with zest for action and enthusiasm. If you love challenges, want to experience development opportunities unrestrained, and want recognition that pays off, then you've come to the right place with Lear.

Advanced Manufacturing Engineer

Southfield, MI - World Headquarters

The Role:

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

  • Reporting to Advanced Manufacturing Lead
  • Willingness to take direction and mentoring from other senior group members
  • Labor analysis utilizing BasicMOST standards
  • Support of step-down labor projects for responsible facilities
  • Layout updates including lineside material display, warehouse planning, and equipment installation coordination plans
  • Data analysis supporting PFEP and material excellence
  • Support the initiative established by the AME leads
  • Support introduction of new technologies in the plants as well as continuous improvement of the existing process
  • Team member of creating DFM, control plan, process flow, and FMEA for manufacturing process
  • Support launches onsite for responsible facilities
  • Willingness to support other sites for read across and information sharing

Your Qualifications:

  • University diploma in engineering / Industrial engineering or equivalent work experience
  • At least 2 years of experience in a manufacturing setting
  • Good command of English, both written and verbal
  • Knowledge of manufacturing operations including manufacturing stragies, cost modelling, and logistics flow
  • Very good command of MS-Office, MS-Project, labor balancing tools, and AutoCAD
  • Clear understanding of Lean principles and the personal commitment to continuous improvement
  • Ability and willingness to travel 25% on average
  • Ability to complete 2D AutoCAD layout drawings

Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.

Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.

We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, are encouraged to apply.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
2+ years
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