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Process Engineer - Assembly


Tianjin, TJ, CN, 300402

Req ID 39968 Tianjin, China

We are looking for a new colleague Process Engineer – Assembly for our Division Industrial Technology at our location of Tianjin.


Your Tasks

  • Purpose of the job: Process Owner for Assembly in ZFWPT. New product introduction, process validation. Ensure ZF quality requirements at assembly processes. Day-to-day trouble shooting to have smooth production. Safety, Productivity, Cost and Quality improvement projects. Maintain periodic report on key technical parameters.

  • Major accountabilities: Work Preparation: Based on the drawings and specifications of the GearBox provided by the R&D department product developers, he translates same into the assembly process – “how to process the Assembly with right method”, by 1). Validation of equipment with new technology; 2). Validation of Assembly process and defining cycle time in routing; 3). Preparing of process flow, Process FMEA, Quality plans and Check lists; 4). Preparing process documents such as Process drawing, check sheet, process sheet, work instruction. 5). Optimize the layout of workshop. 6). Training the Operators. 7). Daily Monitoring of the performance of the key equipment. 8). Co-engineering with R&D for new product development.

  • Technical support: 1). Works as a helpdesk for giving solution for the process / Product / related shop floor problems wherein all the knowledge of the assembly workshop is covered and available. 2). Analyzes Quality Deficiency Reports searching for methods to detect possible deficiencies in production processes and takes initiatives to remediate.

  • Support equipment and facility maintenance: 1). Gives necessary input to Machine Maintenance dept. in order to define preventive maintenance programs, which improve process solidity. 2). Assists in building new machines and installations and in the commissioning process.

  • Safety and Environment: 1). Verifies that Safety and Environment management are integrated in the working instructions. 2). Based on his technical authority he is giving the right example in behaving following the safety and environment management procedures and regulations.

  • Code of conduct: 1). Is in view of his authority on technique and technology and example for colleagues with regard to the respect for compliance with company policies, culture and code of conduct. 2). Assists line management to enforce the respect of it.

  • Key Performance Indicators: 1). New Product Introduction in Assembly process. 2). Process improvements in Assembly process (Safety, Quality, Cost, Ergonomics). 3) Trouble shooting in daily operations (8D, CAPA, PFMEA), Software Knowledge (Creo, AutoCAD, Windchill, SAP)



Your profile

  • Expertise: Masters or bachelor’s degree in engineering (Preferably in Mechanics) with 3 to 5 yrs. of experience in the field of Assembly processes for heavy industrial and Wind Gear box.

  • Technical Competencies & Skills: Expert knowledge of Assembly process. Expert knowledge of Limits and fits in Assembly, Bearing clearances and Preloads and Bolting technologies. Expert in design of clamping and material handling equipment for Assembly processes. 2D and 3D CAD software, such as Creo, AUTOCAD, Inventor. Expert knowledge of Quality tools for problem solving. Knowledge of LEAN Manufacturing, Working experience on ERP (SAP, MES). Knowledge of QMS (ISO 9001-2015).

  • Behavioural Competencies & Skills Competences: 1). Passion: Works passionately and continuously develops oneself. Inspires colleagues, takes immense responsibility and courageous decisions to achieve results in customers’ and ZF´s best interest. 2). Anticipation: Sees change early on, looks for new solutions as well as continuous improvement and provides clarity to colleagues. 3). Diversity: Includes and promotes different mindsets, regions, products, ideas, people and creates a spirit of unleashing creative power to achieve joint success. 4). Empowerment: Engages with and coaches colleagues, creates autonomy and the conditions that everyone can contribute and develop their competencies. 5). Accountability: Contributes to ZF’s success, feels accountable for the result and performance promised and drives topics to an end. Adheres to the law and company policies.


Be part of our ZF team as Process Engineer - Assembly and apply now!


[[Constance WU]]


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