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Product Engineer - Steering Columns (2021)


Saginaw, MI, US

Division:  US-Corporate (COR)
Req ID:  43920



· Specific job assignment will be dependent on the experience level of the candidate selected and may be include product engineering on new or current steering column and/or I-shaft programs.

· Conduct product design projects per the CPI process.

· Collaborate with CAD designers to create robust designs and effective drawings.

· Conduct DSS Assessments.

· Create/update DFMEA’s

· Engineering Release products, components, and design changes.

· Maintain positive, effective working relationships with our customers.

· Collaborate with ME, GSM, Operations, and PCL to implement designs that are robust and enable world class quality and cost performance.

· Collaborate with other functional staffs on cost reduction projects.

· Support manufacturing plants in problem solving.




Degree: Bachelor

Major: Mechanical Engineering


· High level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with customers, suppliers, and other functional staffs.

· High level of analytical ability where problems are unusual and difficult.

· Knowledge of the principles of project management.

· Excellent oral and written communication skills.

· Knowledge of steering column product design and/or manufacturing processes preferred.

· Strong problem solving capability with Design for Six Sigma, Shainin Red X, or Six Sigma Greenbelt certification preferred




Equal Opportunity Employer Disabled/Minorities/Veterans/Women


VEVRAA Federal Contractor


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Nearest Major Market: Saginaw