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Packaging Engineer at Yanfeng Automotive Interiors

Posted in Automotive 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Novi, Michigan

Job Description:

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.


 


Responsibilities include:




  • 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


        Hard Trim


        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,
    especially Excel

  • Must be well organized and have the ability to
    manage multiple planning/implementation activities simultaneously. 

  • Must have the ability to travel (domestic and
    international)