Lead Manufacturing Engineer (Machining)

Lead Manufacturing Engineer (Machining)

GE Aviation

Veresegyhaz, Hungary

Role Summary:

Establish, support the daily operation of and continually develop the repair manufacturing process for assigned product groups in the shop, by ensuring technical requirements, enabling safe, quality and cost-effective repair in time (turn around and on time) in compliance with the relevant engine OEM service manuals, internal procedures/practices and regulatory requirements. Demonstrates full ownership on the technical aspects of the repair process from part arrival.

Essential Responsibilities:

The Lead Manufacturing Engineer demonstrates deep technical expertise in multiple product lines and technologies, develops others and act as a change agent in the organization. Owns one or more special or business processes. Able to drive significant improvement projects, New Product Implementation (NPI) and New Technology Implementation (NTI) projects.

The LME will utilize experience and expertise to solve problems, develop and execute projects for self and others and has the ability to affect short-term and some long-term business goals.

  • Managing and optimizing all the technical enablers of a safe, quality and efficient repair process for the assigned products: Routings (task lists), Methods/Work Instruction (HELP Sheet/Tech Sheet), required Materials incl. locally manufactured (SPAD), Fixtures, Tools & Supplies, Environment, related Trainings, New Equipment, etc. in accordance with internal and external procedures, requirements and practices;
  • Attending the daily CCC (Cell Control Center) meetings and taking the lead on solving technical issues and overcome obstacles which are impeding continuous material flow in production;
  • Driving, leading and continuously monitoring of Quality (Defect, Rework, FPY, etc.), Delivery (Plan, Cycle, OTD, TAT, etc.) and Cost (Labor hours, Productivity, Yield/Fall out, Materials, etc.) metrics for exceptions and trends, define and implement corrective and improvement actions, use data for prioritization;
  • Being part of a local manufacturing and a global engineering team, embracing GEAPS (GE Aviation Production System), engaging relevant stakeholders, managing by exceptions and escalating in case if necessary;
  • Leading/Participating in Projects/Mission Based Teams, targeting Changes/Improvements;
  • Applying LEAN – 6Sigma, Fastworks and Simplification principles and tools in everyday work. Asking for help, sharing best practices;
  • Driving/Supporting EHS and Quality RCA’s, definition and implementation of Corrective Actions/Preventive Actions. Driving/Supporting EHS and Ergonomics projects;
  • Leading New Technology Implementation (NTI) initiatives;
  • Ownership of conventional machining, electric discharge machining & spark erosion grinding.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and/or equivalent experience;
  • Relevant experience in Engineering position preferably in machining field;
  • Basic knowledge of CNC programming (Fanuc, Heidenhain);
  • Advanced knowledge of CIMCO or similar CNC program & production supervision system is a must;
  • Knowledge of LEAN - 6Sigma principles and tools;
  • Strong oral and written communication skills;
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills;
  • Ability to influence others and lead cross-functional teams;
  • Lead initiatives of significant scope and impact;
  • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously;
  • Effective problem identification and solution skills;
  • Proven analytical and organizational skill;
  • Advanced level of English language skills;
  • Fluent Hungarian skills.

Desired Characteristics:

  • SAP ERP system knowledge is an advantage;
  • Six Sigma Green Belt certification is an advantage;
  • Any other language skills is an advantage;
  • Knowledge of Unigraphics NX is an advantage.

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