Job Summary Responsible for managing all new tooling projects to achieve/meet deadlines and quality requirements according to customer requirements. Implement systems and processes to maintain highest levels of Quality within project and tooling team. Attending to new RFQs and initiate/manage tool making process from DFM stage and till the industrialization of the molds.
Roles and Responsibilities
Attend to and creation of reliable new mold enquiries and Mold Quotations (RFQ)
Function with sales team, molding sections for successful and efficient implementation of new projects.
Focus on idea generation for developing new products and concepts, DFM(Design For manufacturing)
Ensure and facilitate Tooling department's progress on project control, establishing set timelines, and meet customer deadlines.
Co-ordinate and Manage vendor development for local suppliers and co-ordinate with CFT on new mold development.
Participate in product development team meetings to ease product development, manufacturing and design reviews with all team members across the Design, Manufacturing, Molding & Sales teams
Analyze and incorporate customer feedback and statistical quality and work in tandem with the project and planning team to achieve the desired requirements.
Be part of management team in Planning and Improvement of manufacturing processes and people development.
Ensure the team works towards the goal of achieving set QCD (Quality, Cost & Delivery) targets for all projects
Prepare yearly budgets for the functioning of the Tool Room based on Forecasts and focus on achieving set KPI.
A Degree/Diploma in Mechanical/Tool Engineering with 10-15 years of experience in Project/Program management with high level of proficiency in Mold Manufacturing, Injection molding and validation processes.
Should possess Excellent People Management and Communication Skills
Adept at working on CAD/CAM platforms for basic requirements and possess mold manufacturing knowledge and skills
Conversant with MS-Office tools
Ability to make presentations and reports to management as required