Process Engineer - Assembly

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Country: Portugal (PT) 
City: Ovar
Worksite / Location: Ovar Plant 


Job Function: Engineering 


Yazaki Corporation, a family-owned company, was founded in 1929 as the first Japanese manufacturer of automobile wiring harness systems. Within the automotive business our product range includes wiring harness systems, plug connection systems and electronic systems. More than 284,000 committed and highly motivated employees in 478 locations in 45 countries make us one of the most successful international automotive suppliers. To strengthen our team, we are looking for a Process Engineer - Assembly. 

Function Target:


  • Industrialization of the new assembly processes projects
  • Perform time studies and apply improvements in the existing processes (optimization, efficiency up, defects down, balancing, etc.)
  • Interpretation of product specification and quality requirements
  • Collaboration with suppliers and customers in technical matters.
  • Engineering changes implementation
  • Develop the necessary plans and activities to follow projects milestones and APQP;
  • Support the follow-up of all activities to ensure they are in line with targets;
  • Ensure the EH&S requirements in shop floor layout.


Minimum & Preferential Requirements:


  • University degree - Engineering or similar;
  • Previous experience in assembly processes (automatic & manual);
  • Basic understanding of molding parts, tools and processes as a must;
  • English skills on a business proficiency level (speaking and writing);
  • Very good computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office and SAP);
  • Good presentation preparation and delivery skills;
  • High analytical skills;
  • Willingness to achieve results in a team environment;
  • High personal motivation and ability to develop practical or innovative alternative approaches to meet objectives;
  • Teamwork spirit;
  • Self-motivated and independente;
  • Willingness to travel (10%).

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