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We’re currently looking for an Engineer I ECL, New Model to join our team at the Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant in Canton, MS.
This role will be responsible for providing engineering support for the development, production, and quality of new and current manufactured vehicles within assigned area at NNA manufacturing plants. Communicates with suppliers, manufacturing plants, and other Nissan affiliates to propose and implement countermeasures for quality, manufacturing, and field concerns within assigned area. Assists manufacturing plants and suppliers in identifying cost saving methods while improving quality.
Contributes to building brand value and achieving enduring profitable growth.
Job functions Include but are not limited to:
Communicates with designers to ensure assigned parts meet Nissan work ability standards; reviews designer's assembly sequence and offers improvement suggestions; works with designers to eliminate poor work ability and ergonomic assessment concerns and establish permanent countermeasures.
Produces and maintains equipment and manufacturing process sheets describing installation of assigned parts; determines and approves optimum process equipment for assigned area; reviews and updates process sheets or inspection standards for part changes or manufacturing concerns within assigned area; conducts cost studies for new processes or equipment; performs audits in assigned area to resolve any open issues.
Analyzes various quality and warranty reports to investigate production and customer satisfaction concerns; determines root cause and assists in developing solutions; ensures countermeasures are successfully adopted.
Attends functional trials to review part design changes for potential customer and manufacturing concerns, and coordinates with design engineers, (NTC and NTC-NA) to resolve design concerns; conducts engineering trials on new model launches to identify equipment and part fit issues; participates in plant trial for current and new models to develop and improve material and process aids or new process equipment.
Works with Advanced PE to ensure required or recommended design changes do not have a negative impact on quality or manufacturing process; communicates any concerns attributed to parts design or recommended changes to NTC-NA and NTC personnel to improve part function and fit; recommends design changes which would lower cost and aid in manufacturing of parts for new and existing models; confirms design notes including functional approvals, new part approval, and final authorization for initiating shipping.
Provides support for new model launches by developing tooling specifications, conducting trials, and following production and quality concerns in assigned area; represents assigned area during new model development trials in Japan and U.S.; provides new vehicle information and system training for new quality inspection items.
Zero to one year of engineering experience at a professional level mandatory (internship or co-op).
A minimum four-year degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering is preferred.
Thorough computer knowledge such as Office Suite products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, One Note), CAD, other standard PC applications, and mainframe applications to resolve complex problems in day to day situations.
Being able to decipher, modify, create, and reorganize existing and new code is highly desirable.
Occasional day or overnight travel, including international travel.
Extended travel may be required if/when assigned to new programs.
Welcome to an open lane of possibility. Drive your career forward and join the company leading the technology and business evolution of the automotive industry by applying today.
All of us at Nissan – regardless of functional area or expertise – share a passion to design, manufacture, and sell high-performance vehicles. It is Nissan’s policy to provide Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of race, gender, military status, disability, or any other status protected by law. Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States and will be required to provide proof of employment eligibility at the time of hire; Nissan uses E-Verify to validate employment eligibility. **Visa sponsorship for this position is not available at this time. **
Canton Mississippi United States of America