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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Technical Expert Machining

Country/Region:  PL

Wroclaw, DS, PL, 53-238

Req ID 46850 Wroclaw LP1, Poland

Your Tasks:


•  Active participation or management of the front loading process (including simultaneous engineering) in cooperation with casting experts from product development to machining component design to process development including subsequent processes such as washing, leak testing, assembly, packaging, automation, Q standard and the associated Requirements according to ZF specifications;
•  Carrying out development meetings, technical reviews before series production, technological support and process development up to series production of die-cast parts with a focus on machining and subsequent processes;
•  Introduction of extensive tool and component concepts with affected areas and suppliers, taking into account functional, manufacturing, qualitative and economic aspects;
•  Conducting negotiations with foundries, processing companies and machine and device manufacturers under best practice aspects, especially with regard to quality, supply and profitability;
•  Coordination and implementation of national and international strategic supplier development projects (preventive) and operational task force support;
•  Participation in the framework of part family strategies, support in solving technology and quality problems;
•  Coordination with purchasing and the decentralized factory quality departments;
•  Cooperation with supplier management within the House of Competence Casting at the global locations.


Your Requirements:


•  Completed studies in the field of mechanical engineering, production technology, manufacturing technology, with several years of experience;
•  Alternatively technician, master craftsman with many years of professional experience regarding the mechanical processing of die-cast aluminum (medium / large) including follow-up processes;
•  Several years of professional experience preferably in the areas of management, production, work preparation, technology planning, technology development, industrialization, supplier development with regard to the above-mentioned focal points;
•  Experience in project management with the appropriate tools;
•  Experience in managing interdisciplinary projects / project teams / collaboration on projects;
•  Specific knowledge in the areas of machining processing, fixture construction including tool- and production concepts, washing, leak testing, assembly, along the value chain;
•  Basic knowledge of the aluminum die casting process and sources of error;
•  Excellent communication skills in an international environment, diplomacy, negotiation skills as well as empathy and assertiveness;
•  Analytical thinking skills and acting independently;
•  Knowledge of methods for structured problem solving;
•  Very good knowledge of the English language (spoken and written);
•  High resilience, commitment and willingness to travel on domestic business and abroad.


We offer:


•  Work in a dynamic and international environment;
•  Acquiring knowledge and practical skills through participation in various projects;
•  The ability to manage your career at ZF structures, the prospect of vertical or horizontal promotion in global functions (including Project Management, Product Management);
•  Flexible working hours;
•  Free private medical care (Medicover) with a possibility of extending the package on other family members;
•  Multisport Card allowance;
•  Life insurance;
•  Half-year bonus based on performance;
•  Meals allowance (employee canteen);
•  Free gated parking for bikes and cars.


Be part of our ZF team as Technical Expert Machining and apply now!


Aleksandra Sobczyk

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ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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