Amphenol Canada Corp Belleville, ON, Canada
Mar 25, 2019Full time
Amphenol Canada Corp. an ISO 9001 Company is a subsidiary of Amphenol Corporation of Wallingford, CT. and is exclusively dedicated to the development, manufacturing and marketing of filter connector systems for both the aerospace and commercial market segments. Title: Ceramics Engineer – Amphenol Ceramics Facility (Belleville, ON.) Reporting to: Director, New Business Development General Description The top priorities of this position are to design and establish manufacturing processes that will ensure performance and test requirements for custom ceramic capacitors to best practice. These include but are not limited to design and process related functions, including but not limited to: screen printing, slurry and slip chemistry, green ceramic build-up, sintering, metallization, and testing. The ideal candidate for this position will be able to work closely and effectively with other departments and possess excellent verbal and written English skills. Due to the nature of this fast-paced position, an efficient person that is dedicated to accuracy would be best suited. Productivity, decision making, completion of objectives, on time release of project information, and accuracy will measure performance. Opportunities for advancement and growth could be to Engineering Manager. Role and Responsibilities: Analyzing customer requirements and designing green capacitor to meet the requirements. Analyzing electrical requirements (Mil/Industry/customer) and determine capabilities. Manage new product launch into production. This involves calling on appropriate resources at the appropriate time and ensuring development schedule is met. Various lean manufacturing and other cost reduction initiatives. Customer specification reviews. Design review of new capacitors. Suggesting redesign of existing products to meet new specifications and cost targets. Test prototypes and samples to determine electrical performance. Understand the customer’s application and testing criteria to test for compliance. Ensure designs meet both price and performance targets. Trouble shooting production issues and implementing effective solutions. Define and implement cost reductions. Implement cycle time reduction projects. Purchasing assistance and vendor interface. Disposition of non-conforming materials and failure analysis. Support for Design Engineering and Marketing for new product inquiries. Ensure product design meets projected costs for both material and manufacturing. Assist Disposition of Returned Material Requests (RMR) and Corrective Action Requests (CAR). Detailed and in-depth analysis of root causes. Source potential vendors for supplying component parts Other related duties as required. Works closely with engineering team and production. Provide technical support to multi-levels of employees, while working in a team environment. Provide electrical design support for all products.