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Manufacturing Engineer Supervisor (M/F/E)

Viana do Castelo - Portugal

May 25, 2023

Full time


Reliably delivering what’s needed today

There are few challenges as important today as creating solutions that support a cleaner, more energy-efficient world. This requires a commitment to constantly improve the transportation of people and things.  We, at BorgWarner, made that commitment decades ago and have since been creating technologies to improve efficiency, emissions and performance in all types of vehicles.

Constantly pursuing what’s next

Our proven track record has made us industry leader in clean, energy-efficient propulsion system solutions for combustion, hybrid and electric vehicles. We uncover strong trends and use smart science and technology to address a future based on varying regulations, consumer demands and automaker requirements.

Product leadership that’s changing the world

Our employees have earned trusted partnerships with customers and suppliers around the world.  We leverage these relationships to gain a deeper understanding of the challenges at hand and then do what it takes to develop the next solution.  Our strong operations and commercialization expertise result in high volume availability of competitive, efficient products that truly drive change.

BorgWarner PowerDrive Systems is currently looking for “dynamic, results driven” individual to join as Manufacturing Supervisor at our new production plant in Viana, Portugal.

Key responsibilities

  • Lead a technical team of Manufacturing Engineers, tilt toward products as electrical motors with partially electronic content
  • Develop technical skills of Manufacturing Team
  • Ensure robustness of projects both in serial production as well as launching phase
  • Responsible to define Capex requirement for Manufacturing department
  • Develop and execute plan to meet Customer requirement
  • Improve competitiveness in terms of cost for Manufacturing
  • Comply with safety, quality, productivity, hygiene and environmental prevention standards
  • Comply with the organization's rules and internal regulations: Code of Ethics, Practice and Schedule
  • Develop a solid tools for reporting
  • Respect workplace safety and cleanliness rules
  • Respect and comply with environmental policy rules

Education & Experience

  • Strong organizational, time management, problem solving, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels, both verbal and written.
  • Ability and motivation to develop and manage a team and ensure a solid talent pipeline.
  • Analytical, technical, and statistical skills to coach the team.  
  • Good problem-solving capabilities based on methods and tools.
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively communicate with all levels of the Organization.
  • Results oriented
  • Fluent in English
  • Fluent in Portuguese (considered a plus)
  • Availability for international Business travels          

EEO Statement

BorgWarner is an equal employment opportunity employer such that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, or disability.

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