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Throughput Simulation Engineer

  • Location
    • Warren, Michigan
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


Analyze, perform throughput studies, and create 2D and 3D manufacturing process throughput simulations, using Siemens Tecnomatix, AutoCAD, CDraw2, and C-More tools, to evaluate and validate manufacturing process Jobs per Hour (JPH) and buffers capacity and identify process constraints, for electric drive unit (DU) programs including conveyors, lean material strategies (LMS) (pallets, carriers, racks, Rail Guided Vehicle (RGVs) and Automated Guided Vehicle (AGVs)) and workstations for Ramos Arizpe Complex and other plants to support production of Battery Electric Vehicles. Simulate new processes to analyze and validate new layouts including space requirements. Use Siemens Plant Simulation Software, AutoCAD, and Teamcenter Vismockup tools to visualize constraints, bottlenecks and possible issues before acquisition of machines and robots. Perform material handling simulations to validate routes, define labor and resources and verify whether additional buffers are required. Devise and create reports on workstation upstream and downstream activities in PowerBI for plant
Manufacturing Engineering teams and leadership and identify process bottlenecks and constraints (process blocks and process starvation ratio).                                                                                                                                   

Additional Description

Master's degree in Industrial Engineering, Information Systems and Technology, Production Engineering, or related field and one (1) year of experience as an Engineer or related role.  Must also have experience with: performing throughput studies and creating 3D manufacturing process throughput simulations, using AutoCAD tool, to validate manufacturing process Jobs per Hour (JPH) and buffers capacity and identify process constraints, including lean material strategies (LMS) and workstations.

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