Product Engineering in Toronto at Arconic

Date Posted: 6/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Toronto
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/26/2019

Job Description

Position Purpose
 
This position is primarily accountable for the development and transition of new castings into production.  It also engages in troubleshooting of production problems to avoid scrap and rework losses and to ensure on-time delivery of castings to customers’ specifications.
 
 
 
Key Results Areas
 
 
NO. 1         PROJECT MANAGEMENT  35 %
 
Coordinates and manages all projects in order to troubleshoot problems and ensure continuous improvement.
 
 
TYPICAL TASKS
 
    1. Plans and formulates engineering program and organizes project staff according to project requirements.
       
    2. Assigns project personnel to specific phases or aspects of project such as technical studies, product design, preparation of specifications and technical plans, and product testing.
       
    3. Coordinates activities concerned with technical developments, scheduling, and resolving engineering design and test problems.
       
    4. Directs integration of technical activities and products.
       
    5. Evaluates and approves 2D & 3D part and fixture design, design changes, specifications, and drawing releases.
       
    6. Controls expenditures within limitations of project budget.
       
    7. Troubleshoots production problems.  Provides technical support to resolve problems and resume processing quality castings in a timely manner.
       
    8. Reviews control and capability values for improvements.
       
 
 
NO. 2         ADMINISTRATIVE TASKS 30 %
 
Ensures that administrative functions are completed effectively within Arconic – Laval systems and procedures framework.
 
 
TYPICAL TASKS
 
    1. Prepares interim and completion project reports.
       
    2. Evaluates casting dimensional layouts and prepares appropriate paperwork.
       
    3. Organizes and authors a variety of reports.
       
    4. Schedules department product and labor requirements.
       
    5. Performs other work-related duties, as assigned. 
       
    6. Structures process development studies.
       
       
       
NO. 3         CUSTOMER REQUIREMENTS   35 %
 
Ensures to satisfy customer requirements and specifications as well as to respect installation capacities.  Ensures effective communication with customers regarding technical concerns of the product.
 
 
TYPICAL TASKS
 
    1. Reviews product design for compliance with engineering principles, company standards, customer contract requirements, and related specifications.
       
    2. Reviews customers' engineering drawings, specifications and purchase orders for compatibility with process and equipment capabilities.
       
    3. Provides technical support to sales function.
       
    4. Performs tasks to provide correct tooling and fixturing on time to process castings to customers' specifications.  Prepares designs.  Solves tooling-related problems.
       
    5. Acts as technical liaison between customers and Arconic - Laval.  Interacts with customers regarding dimensional and technical concerns in processing their products.
       
       
       
NO. 4         ETHICS AND VALUES
 
Respects the values and code of ethics of the company.
 
 
TYPICAL TASKS
 
    1. Avoids conflict of interest situations.
       
    2. Ensures that management trust is not violated.
       
    3. Acts in the company bests interests.
       
    4. Supports client-centered delivery performance results.
       
    5. Seeks constant internal as well as external “client” feedback.
       
    6. Takes personal responsibility for quality of products or services rendered.
       
    7. Displays a positive, willing to work attitude, as someone who can be counted on to be at work, on time, every day.
       
       
       
NO. 5              ENVIRONMENT, HEALTH & SAFETY (EHS)
 
Respects the Environment, Health & Safety programs of the company.
 
TYPICAL TASKS
 
    1. Learns and understands company EHS rules and regulations.
       
    2. Wears protective equipment as required.
       
    3. Follows all safety rules.
       
    4. Reports safety hazards, unsafe acts, and any accidents as per company procedures.