Thule Group is world leader in products that make it easy to bring along the things you care for – easily, securely and in style – when living an active life. Under the motto Active Life, Simplified. we offer products within Sport&Cargo Carriers (roof racks, roof boxes and carriers for transporting cycling, water and winter equipment by car), Packs, Bags & Luggage (e.g. computer and camera bags, luggage and hiking backpacks), RV Products (awnings, bike carriers and tents for motorhomes and caravans) and Active with Kids (bike trailers, strollers and child bike seats).


Thule Group has approximately 2,200 employees at 9 production facilities and 35 sales offices worldwide. Its products are sold in more than 140 markets and sales in 2017 amounted to SEK 5.9 billion.


www.thulegroup.com

Work with Production and Product Development to evaluate opportunities for reductions in manufacturing costs using new and current technologies. Work on project teams to bring new products to market and improve current products.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Participate on cross functional project teams to bring new products to market and improve current products.
  • Assist Prod Dev in design, detailing and prototyping components for existing and new product designs.
  • Design assembly cells and fixtures with focus on quality, flexibility and efficient change overs.
  • Specify, evaluate and select new equipment.
  • Work with Quality Department and Product Engineering to design processes that ensure good product quality.
  • Work with Quality Control to address component quality and design problems affecting manufacturing process.
  • Troubleshoot and facilitate repair of existing equipment and production processes.
  • Create project documentation (DFMEA, PFMEA, Control Plans, Work Instructions).
  • Assist in improving environmental impact of facility and products.
  • Other functions as required and assigned by the supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 4 year Engineering degree required.
  • 5-7 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Mechanically proficient (including use of basic hand, power and machine shop tools).
  • Basic electronics and/or electrical knowledge.
  • Ability to frequently lift 50 lbs.
  • MS Office (Excel, Word, Access and Power Point).
  • CAD knowledge and experience (Solidworks and AutoCAD).
  • Proactive and able to work with little supervision.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.

We believe in strong team work both within your own team but also across teams. We strive to be an open and curious organization, sharing our knowledge and inspiring one another. Within Thule Group you will find people who have a passion for the products we make and the outdoor company we are. We share the same values and we like to have fun. All of our employees have a joint responsibility to maintain that spirit and contribute to it.

Type of employment Tillsvidareanställning
Contract type Unknown
Number of positions 1
City Seymour, CT
Country United States
Reference number 2018/131
Published 20.Mar.2018
Last application date 20.Apr.2018 11:59 PM CET

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