Volke Consulting Ltd. (Greer, SC), seeks
to support the area teams by leading transformation activities and facilitating improvements in the optimization of processes within existing production systems. Introduce and develop shop floor processes which are delivered in a structured VPS (Value-Added Production System) approach setting a centralized standard. Increase production efficiency, reliability and stability support of production teams and solution of problems. Actively participate within the project organization in order to develop a functional and economic production process. Drive, steer and/or facilitate problem solving activities across area of responsibility. Assess, investigate and validate product development concepts. Implement strategic targets in the production process with regard to new technologies, innovations, business optimizations using Continuous Improvement principles. Administrate special projects in accordance with the assignment guidelines. Analyze facility cycle time and availability to include Model & option variants including short term actions to improve stability and reliability and long term plans to eliminate issues. Steer Operator work standard, area layout, productivity improvements & idea sharing. Facilitate Value Stream Analysis. Interact with Production Associates for improvement of current and implementation of new processes. Support shop floor to identify proper technique and bottlenecking. Create, update and maintain documentation and layouts. Interface and implement lessons learned from previous production phases. Implement product change across ALL shifts and provide feedback to management. Requirements: Master’s degree in industrial engineering, mechanical engineering or a related field. 1 year of experience in industrial engineering including: project planning; improving production process performance as engineer, CAD drawing, automotive industry standards including VDA and IATF, robot programming, hot forming, Bill of Materials and routings, and preventive maintenance.
VOLKE Consulting Engineers GmbH & Co. Planung KG