Sr Project Engineer in Old Fort, NC at Auria

Date Posted: 1/1/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Group:  Auria Aftermarket LLC

The Auria Aftermarket Group is a subsidiary of Auria Solutions, an established tier-1 supplier to the automotive industry.  The Aftermarket group was formed in 2019 to leverage Auria’s knowhow in flooring products, materials expertise and cargo and trunk systems for the purpose of:

  • Creating new revenue streams with higher margins;
  • Proving out new products/applications in the consumer market;
  • Leveraging market acceptance of these aftermarket products to sell to traditional OEM customers

Core Products:

  • Armorlite flooring products developed initially for Jeep Wranglers
  • Cargo Management products, which are jointly designed/developed in partnership with JDA partner (Stayhold) for retail and OE/Dealer Accessories markets, and for future OEM integration.
  • Rolled goods for hot rod, roadster builder and DIY aftermarket

Position Specific Responsibilities (PSR):

  • Engineering feasibility for bringing new Armorlite flooring and cargo management products fast to market
  • Advanced design & engineering responsibility for new Armorlite flooring and cargo products
  • Familiarity with equipment related to flooring and cargo production processes.  (Ovens, gantries, transfer systems, acoustical fiber processing-waste fiber, non woven, tufting- extrusion and back coating, water jets, glue stations)
  • Understand facility, transportation, and installation requirements for processing equipment.
  • Understand inputs from an engineering Bill of Materials to estimate capital and facility costs to support new projects with either new or existing equipment.
  • Provide support to plants and engineering teams, during advanced quoting stages through deployment of equipment.
  • Interface with suppliers during the quote and development stages of new equipment builds.  Including subcontractors supporting installation.
  • Leadership skills to manage internal design & engineering resources to support team workload.
  • Support internal strategic proposals for future product development and business growth.
  • Assist in development of equipment specifications and standards.

 

Job Requirements

Education:

  • BS in technical field

Experience:

  • 10 years experience
  • Time spent in a plant/manufacturing environment is a plus

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Ability to perform responsibilities under supervision
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Project
  • Proficient with AutoCAD
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Experience in systems and terminology is a plus
  • Strong leadership, multitasking and organization skills are a plus

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