USA: Head of Industrial Engineering

  • SAS-15
  • Engineering
  • immediately
  • Please specify your salary
  • Plant Newark


  • Leadership of Project and Engineering Change Management as well as Shop Floor and Method Planning for Processes, Equipment and Internal Material
  • Project Management for internal processes as well as complete projects (f.e. new cockpit or new line) in case of capacity problems in the region.
  • Layout planning and documentation in Auto CAD
  • CAPEX specification, technical follow up, steering of the installation and spare part definition
  • Planning/adjustment of the preventive and corrective maintenance plan (incl. E-Check and PLC)
  • Engineering Change Management (ECR/ECO) incl. calculation, bill of material, material planning, etc.
  • Steering of model changes, pre series cars and SOP/EOP
  • Interface for technical departments of the customer for assembly process issues and technical changes
  • Coordination of necessary E-Check adjustments to assure the traceability of safety parts
  • Create, implement and review processes include all necessary documents (MTM, Standardized Work, MIFA, etc.) under consideration of SC-/CC-characteristics, traceability of D-parts and ergonomics aspects
  • Process (assembly and logistics) and equipment FMEA
  • Responsibility for an up most efficient industrial set-up in terms of capex and men and machine capacity
  • Responsibility for to obey industrial, HSE and SAS standards for shop floor operational environment
  • Responsibility for an emergency procedure evaluation, set-up, training and maintenance
  • Failure analysis and evaluation; failure statistics on the E-check and PLC


  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent
  • State of the art in technology / system / IT / SPS and MSA
  • Experience in automotive industry (> 5 years)
  • Business focused and results oriented
  • Project management
  • Leadership experience
  • Team or project leadership experience desired
  • Creation and validation of technical documents (if necessary with corresponding software)
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • FMEA
  • MTM
  • Presentation and moderation techniques

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SAS Autosystemtechnik Verwaltungs GmbH
Corporate HR
Siemensallee 84
76187 Karlsruhe, Germany

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