Toyota Paint Manufacturing Engineer - Specialist in Evansville/Princeton, Indiana
Title: Paint Manufacturing Engineer - Specialist Location: US-IN-Evansville/Princeton-Princeton Other Locations:
Who we are
Collaborative. Respectful. A place to dream and do. These are just a few words that describe what life is like at Toyota. As one of the world’s most admired brands, Toyota is growing and leading the future of mobility through innovative, high-quality solutions designed to enhance lives and delight those we serve. We’re looking for diverse, talented team members who want to grow and challenge what’s possible with us.
Who we’re looking for
Paint Department is looking for a highly motivated and qualified New Model Paint - Specialist located in Princeton, IN. (TMMI)
The primary responsibility of this role is to assist with production and equipment preparation activities for Global platform.
Reporting to the Manager of Paint & Plastics, the person in this role will lead members when working with TEMA and Robot project team.
What you’ll be doing
Develop and manage schedules pertaining to process changes related to new model activity.
Work with TEMA and Robot project team on TEMA led projects including equipment changes
Coordinate activities related to Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) with production
Manage gate activity and report on status as required
Lead Production team members in robot teaching
Lead Production team members on process changes
Lead members when working with TEMA and Robot project team
Lead maintenance and production member in TNGA project activities
Lead major equipment modifications required for TNGA including Topcoat Sealer & Under Body Coating (UBC)
Manage scopes projects from 5K to 1million
Ensure projects stay on schedule and report status on regular basis
Oversee major process changes that result from Toyota Reborn/TNGA initiatives
Manage design changes in the areas of Sealer & UBC and topcoat
Ensure design changes meet TNGA requirements
Work with design to meet design requirements while ensure production needs met
Resolve processing issues leading production pilot members in the resolution
Troubleshoot process related equipment issues
Develop equipment change strategies and timelines
Develop milestone management strategies to meet gate targets
Develop process change strategies and meet Operation Plan targets
What you bring:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
Experience in Automotive Manufacturing in the areas of both
Equipment Installation and Processes set up
Experience in Project management
Experience in Management of budgets
Experience in Management of equipment installation
Experience in Report out and Progress tracking
Experience in Management of Direct and Indirect reports on project activities.
Added bonus if you have:
Experience in paint or sealer robotic application equipment and processes
Experience in Paint equipment installation in the areas of sealer or paint
Experience in Toyota or Engineering
Experience in New Model Introduction
What we’ll bring
During your interview process, our team can fill you in on all the details of our industry-leading benefits and career development opportunities. A few highlights include:
A work environment built on teamwork, flexibility and respect
Professional growth and development programs to help advance your career, as well as tuition reimbursement
Vehicle purchase & lease programs
Comprehensive health care and wellness plans for your entire family
Flextime and virtual work options (if applicable)
Toyota 401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company match, as well as an annual retirement contribution from Toyota regardless of whether you contribute
Paid holidays and paid time off
Referral services related to prenatal services, adoption, child care, schools and more
Flexible spending accounts
Relocation assistance (if applicable)
What you should know
Our success begins and ends with our people. We embrace diverse perspectives and value unique human experiences. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates the diversity of the communities where we live and do business. Applicants for our positions are considered without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, religion, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.
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