Provide manufacturing support activities to the production, assembly
and engineering functions within the department. Support the Set up
production computer system and material data for new and existing
products in the SMS production area.
Support Prototype, Pre-Production and Production manufacturing
methods, training and process validation
Create detailed work instructions, visual aides and process
routings to maintain acceptable production productivity and
Provide computer aided designs (CAD), and /or purchase (make vs
Buy decisions), For production and assembly tooling using
available CAD software.
Estimate production and assembly set up and run times, material
costs, and perform time and motion studies to provide cost
analyses and feedback to management.
Setup „ cell type" manufacturing to minimize setup time and
to facilitate increased assembly reaction time to meet customer needs.
Provide concurrent/simultaneous engineering/design for
manufacturing support with Engineering department including design
reviews,design changes,shop floor problems.etc.
Maintain production master data, BOM and Routings
Makes changes to production master data as required via the Festo
change management system
Prepares and coordinates new product assembly release
Designs and builds assembly benches, fixtures and kanban racks
Determines kanban supply areas and bin sizes for kanban storage.
Supports Festo Value production and the knowledge network teams
with in the Festo organization.
Supports material control with new product data set up and
suggest initial order quantities.
Assisst in the set up of machines and equipment with in the
assigned production area.
Act as Subject Matter Expert for production and process chnages.
Supports continuous improvement and shop cleanliness utilizing
the 6S method.
Ensure all drawings are at the correct revision level at machine locations.
Prepare and/or review production work instructions as required to
ensure manufacturing specifications are met.
Ensures proper methods are utilized in the assembly process to
meet manufacturing specifications.
National and International travel may be required by any mode of
transportation as determined by the company for business reasons
such as, but not limited to,skill development, training or a
company business event. This would include travel to and from
Festo Germany, Corporate Headquarters/Regional (field) offices.