Methods Engineer

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IL, United States

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Methods Engineer


Thunder Bay, ON 


75000 - 100000

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Experience levels : 5 Plus years with minimum 3 plus in Rail transport domain

During specification and preliminary design phases:

  • Bring ideas to the Process Engineer or the PIM to guide product definition in order to improve the product manufacturability and achieve QCD targets.
  • Participate to the product design reviews when required.
  • Estimate Method Time.

During detailed design phase and before Serial Go:

  • Participate to P-FMEA.
  • Participate to validation of prototypes if any.
  • Request tooling when needed and write tooling specifications.
  • Depending on the domain: perform ERP routings, Work Instructions, Inspection Instructions, program for CNC machines. And this ensuring good EHS and ergonomic conditions.
  • Perform work stations task sequencing.
  • Validate product design and industrialization through FAR and FAI.
  • Calculate precise Method Time.

After serial Go:

  • Industrialize retrofit after engineering changes: Routings, Work Instructions, and tooling.
  • Support Production to achieve manufacturing QCD targets.
  • Participate to continuous improvement workshops.
  • Participate in creating 3D Standard Operating Instructions (SoI) for assembly and Disassembly procedures