Manufacturing Engineer


Plymouth, MI, US

Entry Level:  Professionals (3+ years)
Function:  Production & Operations

Webasto Roof Systems Inc. is currently recruiting for a Manufacturing Engineer located at their Detroit Plant in Plymouth, MI. 


If you have Manufacturing Engineering experience within Automotive, then this position might be right for you!


Job Responsibilities:

  • Carry out One-Webasto Principles and Webasto Corporate Values
  • Ensure that health and safety requirements fulfilled in Thermoforming and PHC Sandwich areas
  • Responsible for process management in launched project 
  • Implement and update process planning documents and equipment standard – Layout, flow chart ,PFMEA, Yamazumi , specification book, record sheets, etc.
  • Support new line design and building – 2D, 3D drawing and software 
  • Track the raw materials and auxiliary application 
  • Track line and process performance(Temperature, pressure, time ,flow rate, humidity, etc.)
  • Collect statistics of Thermoforming and PHC Sandwich areas. supplier performance, feedback to PHC Leader
  • Track new project launch performance and target achievement activity – run@rate workshop and problem solving
  • Join the platformization workshop and meeting
  • Check site line developing status, implement standard –support debugging
  • Responsible for Thermo and PHC parameters and environment control, new line pre-acceptance and final acceptance 
  • Share platform lessons learned and best practice 
  • Support site for continuous improvement


Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field 
  • 5+ years of Manufacturing Engineering experience in Automotive industry
  • Thermoforming, PHC & Bonding experience
  • Management, leadership and people development skills
  • IATF/VDA/OEM P-FMEA Requirements
  • P-FMEA experience
  • Product Safety Requirements experience
  • Capacity Planning Knowledge
  • Good Communication and Team Leader Skills



Webasto is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against  race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected status. 

Nearest Major Market: Detroit