Engineer (m/f) Part Engineering

Doncasters Precision Castings - Bochum GmbH

We are looking for one engineer for the development of casting processes for the production of new blades and guide vanes for the industrial gas turbine and the air turbine. The consequent improvement and further development of existing components is also part of the task.

Principle Accountabilities:

  • Responsibility for the development of casting processes for the production of new blades and guide vanes, including preparation of time and cost plans, tool procurement and project management as well as communication with the operating departments
  • Development and approval of components based on process aspects of foundry technology (both metallurgical and dimensional aspects)
  • Improvement and further development of existing components
  • Communication to the customer and management of telephone conferences
  • Creation and testing of part-specific instructions
  • Interface function to the operating and quality departments, to ensure a smooth introduction of new components, support of operating departments after release of the components for production
  • Support of the operating departments after approval of the parts for the production
  • Compliance with standard working procedures
  • Monitor scrap and, if necessary, introduce plans for improvement and measures
  • Implementation of scrap reduction measures and programs in collaboration with process Engineering
  • Reporting on implementation and completion of projects
  • Takeover of special tasks

The successful candidate will have the following skills/experience:

  • University or technical college degree in mechanical engineering with a focus on materials technology, casting technology or material science or equivalent degree
  • Experience with production processes, ideally with foundry processes
  • Experience in the most common Microsoft applications
  • Experience with statistical tools (statistical process steering, pivot tables, Minitab) desirable
  • High degree of team and communication skills as well as resilience and assertiveness
  • Dynamic, analytical and structured working method
  • “hands-on” mentality
  • Fluent English and German skills
  • Secure appearance towards customers

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