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Manufacturing Engineering Manager - Burn Nigeria HND / BA / BSc Job

2024-05-28 09:01   Engineering / Technical   Kano   19 views
Job Details

BURN is looking for a Manufacturing Engineering Manager who will be tasked with planning, directing, and coordinating the activities of the maintenance, tooling, and engineering departments, facilitating efficient manufacturing operations across the organization.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Leading the implementation projects of new manufacturing processes
Lead all the NPI and post-launch activities in cooperation with the head office
Leading the continuous improvement projects of the current manufacturing process
Overseeing the performance of sheet metal production tools, assembly jigs and fixtures, and QC gauges
Assuring the conformance with the standard preventive and autonomous maintenance programs for tools and equipment
Analyzing the factory capacity utilization, balancing assembly lines, and costing the manufacturing and the assembly processes
Drive the implementation of the approved engineering changes
Assist the maintenance team in root cause analyses and the repair of factory equipment including mechanical and hydraulic presses, shears, spot welders, and drill presses
Work closely with the production, QC, and process teams for engineering and manufacturability issues and root cause analyses
Design and supervise training programs for engineers and technicians
Carry out all other engineering tasks as per the engineering dep. Requirements

Skills and Experience:

Graduated from Mechanical/Industrial/Manufacturing engineering school
7+ years of experience in manufacturing entities, at least 2 years in sheet metal factories
Worked at least on one of the following projects during his career:
Consumer product launch
Factory layout implementation
Lean manufacturing, waste elimination, or continuous improvement project
TPM program implementation
Capable of using 2D AutoCAD
Capable of using Solid Works and 3D modelling tools
Capable of using at least one project management tool, MS project is preferred
Capable of using Microsoft Office
Creative, capable of working effectively in teams, good managerial skills, and representable
Aware of the basics of electricity, hydraulics, and pneumatics
Good knowledge of material selection for tooling, products, and machine spare parts
Aware of factory and assembly lines layout analysis tools, design, and improvement techniques

Desired Character:

Problem solver
Action-oriented
Initiative
Mechanical aptitude, and ability to troubleshoot and repair mechanical issues
Excellent communicator
Able to balance between details and high-level perspectives
Well organized
Works well in a team

Company Description
BURN is working to create a world where cooking positively impacts all life on earth by producing the worlds most efficient biomass, liquid fuel, and electric cookstoves. BURN is the largest vertically integrated modern cookstove company in the world, providing world-class R&D, manufacturing,... read more and carbon offset projects from our HQ in Kenya and across 10 countries in Africa.