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Project Leader - Manufacturing Engineering

Reference ID: R-2019-637

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Company: O.E.M. Remanufacturing Company Inc.

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Number of Opening: 1

Worker Type: Permanent

Position Overview: Reporting to the Manager, Manufacturing Engineering, this position is accountable for leading Capital and Tooling projects in support of OEM's production relating to safety, quality, and efficiency.

Job Description:

Major Job Functions:
  • Initiate, plan, execute, control and close Capital and Tooling projects to meet objectives. Projects may include relocation, removal or modification of existing production equipment; specing, sourcing, and coordinating the procurement, installation and commissioning of new production equipment
  • Create schedules to support project implementations
  • Facilitate project meetings
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders and external suppliers/contractors/engineering firms relating to project investigation/implementation activities
  • Prepare presentations, executive summaries, project updates and present findings to stakeholders and management
  • Conduct post-implementation reviews on the effectiveness & sustainability of projects.
  • Prepare final close-out reports for projects
  • Review & report on approved budgeted costs versus spent funds relating to projects


Specific Skills & Knowledge:
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects at one time
  • Ability to interact with various levels within the organization, conduct interviews with subject matter experts and analyze information to understand project scope, objectives and deliverables
  • Ability to interpret information and make data driven decisions using technical and business operations knowledge
  • Exceptional analytical skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Strong command of Microsoft Office suite of programs
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills


Education & Experience:
  • Mechanical Engineering or a technically equivalent degree/diploma with a minimum of 2 years work experience in the manufacturing industry is preferred
  • Proven writing, research and formatting skills, particularly in a technical industry.
  • Business and/or Project Management experience is a plu
  • Experience with CAD software; SolidWorks and AutoCAD LT experience are a plus
  • Formal training or experience with Lean Manufacturing is a plus
  • Experience with plant / process layout is a plus
  • Exposure to manufacturing plant, machine shop and warehouse environments are a plus
  • Experience with coordination of commercial contractors is a plus
  • Experience with Heavy Duty machinery, CAT equipment is a plus




    We are committed to diversity at Finning, to building and sustaining a diverse and inclusive workforce and as an equal opportunity employer we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. Finning does not discriminate against applicants based on genders, races, national and ethnic origins, religions, ages, sexual orientation, marital and family status, and/or mental or physical disabilities.

    Posted: May 19, 2019
    Closes: July 18, 2019