General Electric Advanced Engineer - Tooling in Castellon, Spain
Job Description Summary
The Advanced Tooling Engineer is to be located at the Castellon site (CAS). Within the responsibilities of the role at site, but not limited to, ensuring new equipment on site is setup as per specification and technical EHS demands are followed, managing FAT/SAT, installations, leading equipment related RCA’s, leading and tracking FMEA actions, capturing VOC, solve critical high complex equipment issues at site.
As part of a global Tooling team, the role will include managing global projects to develop, deliver and optimize equipment for the manufacture of wind turbine blades. As a technical expert within the department, advanced tooling engineer must advise and steer technical decisions, write technical specification, FAT/SAT’s, protocols and procedures.
The role will also include supporting other plants globally and mentoring colleagues within the department at other sites
Roles and Responsibilities
Solve critical LE issues at CAS Plant
Act as the technical LE leader on tooling projects
Bring expertise in supporting major industrial manufacturing equipment, to ensure suitable development and utilization of equipment and technology to improve manufacturing
Responsible for assisting in setting up best practices, standard procedures, specifications and processes that enable Tooling to deliver equipment to the highest level in an agile environment, ensuring (but not limited to) Cost-Out, EHS and compliance demands.
Master or bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent
10+ years with practical & hands-on experience related to blade manufacturing equipment design/development and support, including a proven track record of supporting operations with regards to LE
In depth knowledge of key concepts of automation, manufacturing equipment, industrialization, risk assessment.
Extensive technical experience in developing equipment
Analytical thinking with good communication skills to support colleagues
English and Spanish spoken and written
Experienced in mobilizing suppliers for onsite support and new development.
Project management expertise
Broad working knowledge of electrical, mechanical and hydraulic.
Expertise in Epoxy, Polyester and Vinylester resin systems
Programming (Ladder logic PLC, robotic and automotive equipment),
Expertise in dispense machines (Glue machines, direct infusion, degassers)
Expertise on Pultrusion and composite processing systems
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes