Elastomer Solutions is a leading provider of rubber, thermoplastic and rubber-to-plastic (2K) components for the automotive industry. Having a strong international footprint with a Full Service Development Center in Germany and today four manufacturing plants in Portugal, Slovakia, Morocco and Mexico, it is Elastomer Solutions objective to be close to our main customers and to be part of their success. This objective it’s only reachable with talented people like you!

 

YOUR MISSION

Reporting directly to Local Chief Operations Officer, you will lead local engineering team and continuous improvement, in line with internal and external requirements.

 

YOUR MAIN ROLE WITH US

  • Coordinate the study and implementation of process engineering projects that meet internal and external requirements (reduction of waste; reduction of cycle times; improvement of efficiency; ensure compliance with safety and environmental standards; ensure product quality);
  • Coordinate the Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA) of the process;
  • Coordinate, manage and ensure that the Process Engineering team develops the planned activities in order to meet the organization operational targets;
  • Empower the process engineering team to achieve results, monitoring its performance and establishing actions to improve it;
  • Coordinate all engineering team testing activities;
  • Actively participate in Quality Planning (APQP) of new products, changes to existing products and product transfers;
  • Comply with the budget defined by the industrialization team when carrying out complementary production equipment;
  • Ensure equipment/tools suppliers compliance with all requirements and specifications;
  • Perform validations of process equipment’s/tools;
  • Ensure the proper implementation of the defined industrial standards;
  • Develop specifications for investments that involve internal development;
  • Cooperate with the other department heads in the implementation of the organizational policies, strategy and objectives for operational improvement;

 

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • University degree in Engineering/Industrial Management, Mechanics or similar;
  • At least 5 years experience on a similar role on manufacturing/injection sector;
  • Technical knowledge on injection associated tools;
  • English advanced speaker (mandatory); Other languages will be valuated;
  • Knowledge on automotive quality standards (IATF 16949);
  • An excellent domain of quality core tools;
  • Goal oriented individual with strong technical and interpersonal skills;
  • Managerial supervision experience is mandatory;
  • Excellent domain of MS Office tools;
  • Availability for occasional travelling between ESG sites;

 

WHAT WE HAVE TO OFFER

  • Attractive conditions of employment
  • International and cross-cultural growth opportunities
  • Quarterly performance-based bonus

PROCESS NOTES

  • Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.
  • In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process