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Mechanical Engineer - R00001518
Ref No.: 18-02148
Location: Smyrna, Tennessee
Start Date / End Date: 04/30/2018 to 04/30/2019
Requisition Description

Engagement Type: Contract

Short Description:

Mechanical Engineer - Bachelors Degree - 3 years experience - No Driving Required.

Complete Description:

Provides engineering support to manufacturing, production control and facility operations by designing and installing communication, control, quality, monitoring and mechanical systems. Provides system modifications as required to support vehicle model changes in assigned areas. Assists with budget development for new models through research and cost estimating. Develops process control charts for new models, and ensures current production processes maintain efficiency and high quality while realizing a reduction in cost. Provides engineering support by the design and installation of new and modified process equipment as well as maintenance for existing process equipment. Communicates with suppliers to ensure Nissan's goals of quality, cost and delivery are met.

Contributes to building brand value and achieving enduring profitable growth.

Job Functions

Supports manufacturing, production control, and facility operations by specifying, designing, installing and supporting communication, control, quality and monitoring systems; maintains and updates documentation of new and existing systems; provides system problem solving to ensure continuous reliability and up-time improvement, accuracy and ease of use enhancements, and analysis of trends and symptoms.
Specifies, designs, and installs new process equipment; facilitates modification and maintenance of existing process equipment; implements and maintains preventative maintenance program; updates and maintains electrical schematics and mechanical drawings for new and modified process equipment; creates specifications, sets-up, and monitors all spare parts for new and modified process equipment.
Communicates with suppliers to ensure Nissan's goals of quality, cost, and delivery are met; coordinates with suppliers to Client new technologies for better ways to implement manufacturing methods and produce quality products; request and analyze quotes from suppliers for new and existing projects and design changes.
Assists with new project development, and resource and budget planning within assigned areas; facilitates project folder preparation, project management, and model and capacity studies with budget development.
Trains and supports contract staff in assigned areas; provides emergency engineering response to daily manufacturing support problems; provides system maintenance and management support by monitoring system performance conducting operating system tuning and system troubleshooting.
Provides emergency engineering response to daily manufacturing support problems; provides equipment maintenance and management support by monitoring equipment performance, and conducting production equipment tuning and troubleshooting. Assists manufacturing on productivity, ergonomic, quality and safety issues to ensure timely problem resolution.
As necessary, performs other related duties of which the above are representative.
Minimum Qualifications

Job Knowledge and Skill:
Excellent communication, problem solving, and analytical skills. Knowledge of NES, TOSHA, OSHA, NEC, ANSI robot safety guidelines, ISO14000, and ISO9000. As required by job assignment, knowledge of computer programming languages, welding, hydraulic, pneumatic, PLC, machine and tooling processes, and packaging design. Ability to develop conceptual level designs and cost estimates for future model studies. E

Experience
3 years of related experience at a professional level.

Education:
A four year degree in Engineering, Industrial Technology, or Engineering Technology required. Equivalency will be considered for internal promotions with two years of experience equating to 1 year of education.

Computer Skills:
Advanced knowledge of word processor, spreadsheet, other PC applications, or mainframe applications to create specialized applications or products of a highly technical nature.

Physical Requirements

Travel:
Occasional day or overnight travel.

Behavior Characteristics:
Excellent communication, problem solving, and analytical skills. Knowledge of NES, TOSHA, OSHA, NEC, ANSI robot safety guidelines, ISO14000, and ISO9000. As required by job assignment, knowledge of computer programming languages.

Required / Desired Skills
Skill Required / Desired Amount of Experience
Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Industrial Technology or Engineering Technology required with 3 years experience. Required
Equivalency will be considered for internal promotions with two years of experience equating to 1 year of education. Required
Advanced knowledge of PC applications, mainframe applications to create specialized applications or products of a highly technical nature. Required
Excellent communication, problem solving, and analytical skills. Knowledge of NES, TOSHA, OSHA, NEC, ANSI robot safety guidelines, ISO14000, ISO9000. Required
As required knowledge of computer programming languages, welding, hydraulic, pneumatic, PLC, machine tooling processes, and packaging design. Required
Ability to develop conceptual level designs and cost estimates for future model studies. Required
Occasional day or overnight travel. Required