Special Process Expert

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Date: 06-Sep-2022

Location: Brampton, ON, CA

Company: Alstom

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide.

 

Expected aptitudes

 

Management & leadership. Motivates counter parts factoring in business needs through rigor & leading by exemple

Planning & Organising. Prioritises day-to-day and long term workload factoring in capacity & company/project needs

Flexible and Adaptable. Adapts to new ideas and react quickly/proactively/methodically to unexpected problems

Conscientious. Faces tasks head on & meets proposed deadlines then shares/communicates transparently risks/progress

Detail Conscious. Able to consistently produce/improve accurate, factual & relevant work deliverables

 

 Main responsibilities

 

oConcurrent Engineering:

-Contributes during specification and design phases to technical solution decisions associated to special processes.

-Build the SP REX and interact with product engineering to redirect the design if necessary.

 

oIndustrialization:

-Manage industrial risk through Process FMEA and associated improvement action plan.

-Define requirements and rules for associated tooling necessary to start production.

-Qualify the product/process pair as well as industrial means to be put in place in line with the design.

-Support sourcing and SQD teams in the suppliers’ qualification and in quality follow up for suppliers concerned by SP. Contribute to development of local suppliers.

-Manage evolution of quality control process dedicated to SP.

-Ensure deployment and validation of new processes in line with project planning

-Issue relevant documents in the Quality System.

-Manages technicians that are eventually under his responsibility.

-Perform Transfer of Technology on SP: documentation, process and means validation, training.

 

·Transmission:

-Train the workers and EPU managers to execute SP.

-Ensure continuous training and permanent qualification of the workers to PS.

-Train support functions to business rules linked to PS (Engineering, PME, Sourcing, Supply Chain, Quality)

 

·Execution / Serial manufacturing:

-Guarantees internal control and good application of process rules in line with customers’ requirements.

-Thus performs internal and external audits.

-Ensure day to day monitoring of SP business rules and solve issues concerning SP.

-In case of non-conformity or incident, investigate root causes, finds and implement repair solutions.

-Demonstrate QCD and EHS improvement linked to SP through efficient action plans. Measure performance linked with site industrial objectives and through APSYS audit for instance.

-Support Sourcing and Supplier Quality teams during quality crisis.

 

·Transverse

-Participate to meetings and working groups of the SP network.

-Propose improvement ideas and evolution of the business rules of their domain.

 

Desired qualifications

 

  • Experience of two (2) to five (5) years in industrial methods (in the railway industry a plus)
  • And/or experience of two (2) to five (5) years practicing the execution, definition, qualification of processes (torqueing, crimping, bonding, painting)
  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical, electrical, chemical engineering or equivalent.
  • Teaching experience & skills (able to provide training to large groups)
  • In depth knowledge of SQCD standards (health and safety, ergonomics, quality, etc)
  • Familiar with industrial processes and analysis tools/methodologies (FMEA, QRQC, MTM, line balance, etc.)
  • Excellent communication skills in English required (French an asset)
  • Excellent Microsoft office familiarity (Excel, power point) and presentation skills

 

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  

 

Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 

 


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