CONTECHS JOB DESCRIPTION DATABASE

MAN005

JOB TITLE

VEHICLE AREA

Manufacturing Design Engineer, Advanced Manufacturing Engineering

MANUFACTURING & ASSEMBLY

JOB DESCRIPTION

3D design of Body In White (BIW) manufacturing assembly tooling (geometry and re-spot fixtures, grippers, jigs, transfer, put-down and take-out tooling)
2D detailing of Body In White (BIW) manufacturing assembly tooling (geometry and re-spot fixtures, grippers, jigs, transfer, put-down and take-out tooling)
Manufacturing feasibility assessments and analysis of new BIW product and process concepts
Cost and feasibility studies in support of engineering change proposals
Drive resolution of manufacturing and engineering issues
Collaboration with Process Simulation team, to ensure collision-free paths for each BIW assembly process
Collaboration with Process, Simulation and Dimensional teams to ensure locator strategies and geometry setting process
Collaboration with production maintenance teams to ensure reliability and maintainability requirements are met
Support the optimisation of tooling and facility design to meet safe and ergonomic operating requirements
Present tooling designs, issues and proposals within Design Buy-Off reviews and Virtual Build Events
Developing and maintaining CAD libraries of tooling and equipment
Ensure that all tooling design data is robust, meets required standards and deliverables and is properly managed
Management of and liaison with key suppliers
Design Reviews and meetings with customers
Manage buy-off and hand-over of tooling design data and documentation

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

Skilled experience in using Catia V5 for BIW Tooling Design (Part Design, Generative Shape Design, Assembly Design and Drafting)
Experience and working knowledge of BIW assembly process, tooling and facilities
Experience and working knowledge of BIW tooling design principals
Experience and working knowledge of locator strategy principals
Experience and working knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) principals
Experience of solving complex technical ideas and challenges
Experience of working in cross-functional teams
Skilled experience in using MS Office
� Product Lifecycle Management systems (Teamcenter Engineering, Enovia)
� HNC in Combined Engineering
� BSc Engineering
� Catia V5
� Catia V6
� Teamcenter

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