Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor (Automotive)

Published: Thursday, 26 April 2012

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Our client a global automotive org in Jurong

  • This is a supervisory position responsible for supporting the manufacturing operation by providing tooling, processes, equipment, etc. needed and is done through coordination of a technical staff assigned to provide for the needs of the shop operation.
  • The position supervises or manages a work unit of management employees where planning, scheduling, monitoring, and reviewing work of subordinates is required including all personnel issues in the area including performance evaluations of subordinates.
  • Assignments include tool design, assembly, manufacturing processing, cost estimating, systems planning, layout, standards, releasing, etc. and requires the coordination of all disciplines.
  • Incumbents have an assigned manufacturing/assembly area and through staff support provide tooling, machines and equipment to complete the operation.
  • Coordinates the installation of new machines and equipment and process changes to provide the most efficient and economical manufacture or assembly of quality parts. Ensures optimum utilization of equipment and space by coordinating the layout of areas such as storage areas, test equipment, etc. to accommodate the changing production requirements.
  • Coordinates release dates and availability of machines and equipment and material to maintain schedules and satisfy demand. Establishes standards and works with shop personnel to resolve problems related to process, tooling, equipment, etc. Ensures implementation of modern technology and follows to determine effectiveness of equipment and systems.
  • Coordinates capital projects for process enhancement and to improve customer satisfaction, conducting research and ensuring proper approvals. Keeps abreast of industry changes by attending product demonstrations and identifies ongoing improvements in processes and technologies to better serve customers.
  • Provides training, development and motivation for a staff capable of completing objectives and implementing cost reduction projects and meeting requirements of the manufacturing/assembly process.
  • This position may also be responsible for the investigation, negotiation of contracts, and hiring and monitoring the activities of consultants.
  • The position is responsible for expense budgets, capital forecasts and expenditures.
  • The position often confronts complex issues and problems that require careful analysis and diagnosis. Problems are often unique and solutions can require original approaches. The incumbent may modify existing approaches or develop new solutions.
  • The incumbent establishes and then monitors general policies and guidelines for projects under his/her control, to ensure specific management goals are met and desired results are achieved. The position impacts key quality goals including Continuous Improvement, Delivery Timeliness, Equipment Accuracy, Operational Efficiency, Cost Savings, Process Capability, Part Quality, ISO and Class A Certification, etc.


  • Requires a technical or university degree in an appropriate manufacturing or engineering related field.
  • Requires a thorough knowledge of the planning system, manufacturing operations, facilities, methods and tooling required.
  • Analytical ability as well as communication skills is essential.
  • At least 4 to 6 years of manufacturing experience and 3 to 5 years of supervisory experience.
  • Should have sound knowledge and working experience with Bill of Materials (BOM) and its related aspects.
  • SAP knowledge is a plus.
  • Candidates with working experience on large Mining and Automotive components would be an advantage.
  • 7-8K




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Country: Singapore
Employment Type: Full time
Salary: Open