Packaging Engineer at Yanfeng Automotive Interiors
Posted in Automotive 12 days ago.
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Location: Novi, Michigan
Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) is the global leader in automotive interiors. YFAI is redefining how people relax, work and play in their vehicle interiors today and decades from now. Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has 114 manufacturing plants and technical centers in 20 countries and more than 33,000 employees globally. They design, develop and manufacture interior components for all automakers. Established in 2015, Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is a joint venture between Yanfeng Automotive Trim Systems Co., Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Huayu Automotive Systems Co., Ltd. (HASCO), the component group of SAIC Motor Corporation Limited (SAIC Motor), and Adient, the global leader in automotive seating. For more information, please visit www.YFAI.com.
As a Packaging Engineer you will be responsible for all activities related to the planning, budgeting, design, procurement, and management of both returnable and expendable packaging for a variety of automotive interior parts.
Lead for all activities related to the planning, budgeting, design, procurement, and management of both returnable and expendable packaging for a variety of automotive interior parts, including
Instrument Panel Assemblies and Components
Door Panel Assemblies and Components
Floor Console Assemblies and Components
Painted / Wrapped / Grained surfaces
Lead packaging design review meetings
Support new product launch teams and meetings
Analyze engineering drawings and specifications of packaging
Lead and report on budget planning activities
Travel as required to YFAI, customer, or supplier locations to support launch activities.
Support internal and external customers.
- BS/BA in Engineering –
Packaging, Mechanical, or Industrial preferred.
- Minimum of 3-5 years’
experience in Automotive Packaging,
preferably including (but not limited to) the packaging of interior systems (IP
Trim and Assemblies, Consoles, Hard Trim, etc.)
- Strong social skills, strong analytical skills,
flexibility, excellent interpersonal and communication skills as well as being
self-motivated and being a team player
- Proficiency in MS-Office applications,
- Must be well organized and have the ability to
manage multiple planning/implementation activities simultaneously.
- Must have the ability to travel (domestic and