Industrial Engineer – 0448

Design Systems, Inc.

Farmington Hills, MI

Position Duties:

  • Conduct MODAPTS time studies to establish baseline times
  • Supply plant with process improvement plans
  • Identify production constraints and establish/ implement corrective action plan.
  • Documenting assembly procedures
  • Knowledge of Assembly tooling

Process and Studies

  • Develop standard time studies using either MODAPTS, MOST or MTM-UAS based upon the standards used at the plant being supported.
  • Implement process changes into the plants operation
  • Able to revise MODAPTS, MOST or MTM-UAS studies, as applicable, to reflect process and/or element changes
  • Able to revise manpower assignment to reflect process and/or element changes
  • Able to revise Standard Work Instruction to reflect process and/or element changes
  • Identify any bottlenecks and throughput issues and implement corrective actions
  • Identify Non-value and unbalance activities and implement corrective actions
  • Optimization of station operations

Material and Process Changes

  • Analyze all new and/or revised process sheets at the element level to determine changes
  • Identify, revise and implement all Standard Work Instructions affected by a process change.
  • Identify, revise and implement material routings due to process changes
  • Able to development and implement line side material placement

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Needs to be familiar with at least one of the operational areas within an assembly plants; Body-in-White (BIW), Paint shop, Trim-Chassis-Final (TCF), Indirect Labor/Sequencing/Kitting (MLM).
  • 5+ years of experience within the Industrial Engineering field.

Minimum Education Required:

  • Associates

Computer Skills:

  • Microsoft Office

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to Travel
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Personal Credit Card

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