Panasonic Engineering Change Coordinator in Bridgeton, Missouri
Coordinate and manage various sustaining engineering changes and retail optimization projects released to the plant. Review and coordinate status of all Change Notices/ Product Revisions (CN/PR) with engineering. Manage change notice routing, effectivity, and implementation. Serve as single point plant contact for engineering related BOM issues. Investigate and resolve engineering related quality problems. Lead coordination and communication between plant and engineering
Create and setup part flow routings in Oracle ERP system. Must have or obtain knowledge of plant part flow for all departments
Primary plant contact for understanding and documenting engineering BOM or build issues on product
Work with Engineering and QA Manager to solve problems related to design and help eliminate production bottlenecks
Primary plant contact for documenting and tracking engineering issues through the change notice system.
Attend meetings to prioritize and track change notice closure
Set effectivity for change notice implementation and manage disposition of any associated obsolete and slow-moving inventory (OSMI) as needed.
Communicate and coordinate engineering changes to appropriate plant stakeholders. Lead meetings with plant team members
Setup pilot runs when necessary. Coordinate scheduling order pull ahead timing with production for training needs.
Work with the QA Manager to investigate warranty issues.
Identify high risk production assemblies and supports quality efforts to mitigate risk.
Assist quality with training, review and act as product subject matter expert.
Develop documented information to improve production quality.
Strong understanding of product and plant.
Associate two-year degree or higher, or equivalent experience
Can read and understand technical drawings, blueprints and part diagrams
Proficient in Microsoft Office, database software such as Oracle, SAP, JDE
Strong communication skills, interpersonal and technical