Martinrea International Inc.
  • 23-Jan-2023 to 19-Feb-2023 (EST)
  • Tupelo
  • Tupelo, MS, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Vacation,

Martinrea is a diversified global automotive supplier engaged in the design, development and manufacturing of metal parts, assemblies and modules, complex fluid management systems and aluminum products. We employ approximately 15,000 skilled and motivated people at manufacturing, engineering and technical centers in Canada, the United States, Mexico, Brazil, Germany, Slovakia, Spain and China. Our business strategy leverages world-class technologies, motivated and talented people, and high-quality products.

Our Mission is to make people's lives better by:

  • Delivering outstanding quality products and services to our customers;
  • Providing meaningful opportunity, job satisfaction, and job security for our people;
  • Being positive contributors to our communities; and,
  • Providing superior long-term investment returns to our stakeholders.

Our strength is our people

We invite you to follow your dreams and explore a challenging and rewarding career at Martinrea.

Job Summary:

  • The CI Specialist is responsible to identify and improve the outcomes of manufacturing and operational processes to improve efficiencies, reduce cost and increase customer satisfaction.

Essential Functions:

  • Train manufacturing operations in protocols ensuring optimal results
  • Alert Management of potential risk factors associated with all aspects of the operation and provide solutions
  • Ability to work independently and draw from experience in all aspects of manufacturing and program leadership
  • Plan, co-ordinate, lead, and participate with various multi-disciplined teams addressing objectives associated with the manufacturing and assembly process, productivity, volume outputs, scrap and rework, quality, safety, and delivery commitments to optimize a profitable operation
  • Risk management, ensuring risk is minimized and the company reputation is protected
  • Responsible for providing guidance to manufacturing facility to setup documentation in accordance with accepted automotive and customer standards
  • Oversee efficient lay-out of the manufacturing process, work flow in accordance with lean methodology with the objective of eliminating waste
  • Detailed analysis of quotations providing detailed presentations to management recommending potential sources
  • Responsible for the development of in-house manufacturing processes, equipment, fixtures and tooling
  • Develop and provide guidance to error proof all aspects of the manufacturing and operational process
  • Maintain a current knowledge of the overall aspects of the Manufacturing process, new technology, and processes, attending training courses, trade shows and industry conferences as required
  • Conduct studies and implement project plans to improve production efficiencies, cost reductions and reduce manufacturing costs
  • Conduct detailed studies providing a detailed action plan and execution for cost reduction, quality improvements and optimization of the manufacturing process to increase profitability
  • Ability to work well under extreme pressure and able to utilize problem solving techniques effectively
  • Respect and understand the customer/supplier relationship
  • Ensure manufacturing and assembly processes comply with pertinent health, safety and environmental legislation, practices and procedures.
  • Responsible to protect own health and safety by working in compliance with established safe work practices and procedures
  • Supports in the development of Process flow charts, Control Plans, PFMEA, DFMEA and Proto-type builds
  • Support in the development of Preventative Maintenance Program for all manufacturing process equipment
  • Trouble shoot process/equipment related issues and fine tune process to eliminate process-induced defects
  • Review processing methods and provide continuous development of manufacturing techniques that will improve in- house capabilities
  • Ensure good housekeeping for the department and work area is tidy and organized at all times
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement initiatives on all aspect of the job
  • Knowledge of the Quality Operating Standards - Competency Level 3 includes all advanced understanding of the processes and functions as they relate to the position as determined by the leadership team.

Required Education and Experience:

  • University degree in Manufacturing/Mechanical Engineering or Business combination of education and experience will be considered
  • 5-10 years of manufacturing experience in automotive industry
  • Clear and precise understanding of automotive OEMs practices and expectations
  • Demonstrated leadership capability with leading organization for leadership and competency
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
  • Working knowledge of automotive customers
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Travel required


  • Work in a great team environment
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401K
  • Safety Shoes and Prescription Glasses Reimbursement
  • Supplier discounts
  • Training opportunities

Job Type: Full time

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