Magna Exteriors, an operating group of Magna International Inc., is a full-service global supplier of automotive exterior systems. We design, engineer and manufacture bumper fascia systems; exterior trim; modular systems; class A body panels; structural components; and under hood and underbody components for automotive, commercial truck, consumer, and industrial markets.
This position is for DexSys, a division of Magna Exteriors, located in Lansing, Michigan. DexSys manufactures plastic injected, molded bumpers to the automotive industry.
This position reports directly to the Molding Process Engineering Manager and is responsible for the specific and general duties as indicated below:
*Exhibit teamwork skills and actively participate in team activities in a positive working
*To perform daily cross-functional job assignments in all areas of your assigned department per
the established procedures and work guidance.
*Must be able to work overtime as needed in accordance with Company Policy.
*Perform other duties as assigned by the Process Engineering Manager.
*Review all changes and modifications to the molding robotic equipment to ensure their
relevance and compliance to the molding operation resulting from continuous improvement
activities as well as internal or external customer requirements.
*Program robot paths and operating parameters for new products and continuous improvement
of existing programs.
*Instruct and train all robot team members in "real time" trouble shooting techniques. This
includes all electrical, mechanical and pneumatic functions of the manipulator, control systems,
EOA tooling and PLC interconnections.
*Initiate robot application improvements with regard to machine cycle time, robotic path
optimization, process efficiencies etc…
*Develop, organize and improve molding robot programs.
Knowledge and Education
*Associate's Degree in either Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or Robotics preferred.
*Six years work related experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.
*Work experience combined with current schooling towards degree will be considered.
*Robot programming and maintenance training.
*Previous manufacturing experience
*May perform work while standing or walking a minimum of eight (8) hours a day, the ability to
lift up to 15 pounds on a frequent basis and up to 40 pounds on an occasional basis
*DexSys is a nicotine and tobacco free facility ( on-site and off-site).