Manager - Tooling

Chennai, Tamil Nadu
12 Jul 2016
03 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
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Vestas offers you challenging career opportunities within a global organization. As the world's leading supplier of wind power solutions.

Production Business Unit
PEX Global Service Center

This role is a part of Production Engineering services team, working as Manager (Tooling) & responsible for Tooling in manufacturing units of Vestas across the globe. Support International teams for "Production Engineering Services" by providing Engineering Design solutions for Tools & Equipment used and Drawings / Technical Documentations for the same & also through Project Management of various Technology Transfer projects between Production Units world-wide

  • Responsible for design & development of Tools & Equipment for NPI, Tech transfer & running models turbines in all manufacturing units
  • Responsible for "Cost performance" pertaining to Tools & Equipment in such a way efficient set-up is maintained in each Factory of Vestas
  • Responsible for optimized Production layouts inside Factories of Vestas
  • Responsible for creating Work Instructions and PFMEA
  • Responsible for all Tooling & Equipment related engineering tasks being offshored to India from other regions - like creating Technical drawings & documentations, maintaining technical database etc
  • Ensure improvement in machine up time, thru applicable maintenance process, procedure & identification of spares
  • Reporting & continuous improvementsKnowledge on Blade production & processes added advantage
  • Hands one experience in CAD tools - Solid works, Creo & Auto CAD
  • Proficient in analysis software - ANSYS
  • Good knowledge on PDM (Windchill)
  • Working Knowledge on ERP (Infor XA / SAP)
  • Degree in Engineering with MBA preferable
  • At least 10 to 15 year experience in 3D Modelling & Concept design.
  • Experience in handling teams & projects
  • Minimum 8 years of work experience in manufacturing industry with design & implementation expertise on mechanical, hydraulic & electrical tools and equipment
  • Handled minimum 2 project management exercise domestic / overseas.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Techno-Commercial back-ground with ability to relate design & Technical/Process related solutions in the Industry to Cost.
  • Fluent in English (Oral & Written)
  • Proficient in MS Excel & Power point
  • Self-driven, proactive - take responsibility to ensure progress and results
  • Open and seek collaboration with team-members engage proactive approach with Factory staff in each region across the globe.
  • Customer focused
  • Ability to manage with many different levels in the Organization
What we offer:
We offer a job in a global organization with excellent oppurtunities for cross cultural and personal development. Emphasis is places on the balance between meeting demanding deadlines and developing high quality innovative solutions to the business.

You will be joining a team working at a high professional level in a high level of commitment

Additional information:
Primary work location is Chennai.
Please contact Sanchita Pandey - 044-6608 8036 for more details.

By joining Vestas, you join the only global energy company dedicated 100% to wind energy. Together with our customers, we have installed more than 51.000 turbines in over 70 countries, and we remain committed to increase that number via our superior, cost-effective wind technologies, products and services.

Since Vestas was founded in 1979, Vestas has achieved a market-leading position with more than 60 GW of installed wind turbines or around 19% of total global capacity.

Every day, everyone at Vestas works to make Vestas the undisputed global wind leader and the world's energy mix more sustainable - join us, and be part of ensuring a sustainable future for our planet.