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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Operations / Assembly

Shanghai, CN

High Voltage Production Project Engineer

Kalmar keeps global trade moving. Our innovative solutions contribute to every fourth container movement in the world and help transform the future of cargo handling. We believe in collaboration, delivering on our promises and that people make the difference.

Purpose of the position

Production Engineering (Electrical )works with a global electrical machine project team to make sure electrical machines are introduced and produced well in Shanghai MAU. Defines and works out how the product will be manufactured and assembled on the production line, ensuring the right quantity of components/products are delivered and aligned to support the speed of the production line. Responsible for implementation of production processes and procedures, leading productivity improvements including new product introduction and manufacturing process flow design to reduce waste, improve quality and safety, and reduce operating costs, with lean methodology and PE tools such as VSM analysis principle and skill,6 sigma tools, MES and Andon system in shop floor, Bottleneck Analysis, Heijunka, Fishbone diagrams, etc.


•     Establish electrical machine project plan and continuously trace milestones based on business Unit’s valid processes (Phases, deliverables, milestones, quality-gates etc.)
•    Management of all internal and external stakeholders of the electrical machine project.
•    Responsible for fixture, jig, spreader design, tracking the manufacturing schedule and technical guidance.
•    Responsible for manufacturing technology and quality problems in the process of analysis, and put forward solutions.
•    Manage the new production introduction ensuring cost, schedule, budget and performance requirements are met.
•    Responsible process design, prepare SOP, review PBOM and maintenance in ERP system.
•    Optimize line layout, implement lean production, optimize material replenishment flow. Ensure process provides a high level of safety and ergonomic compliance.
•    Review all issues of the process to generate the direction or solution. To work together with cross function to do troubleshooting with quality tools like fish bone, 5 why etc.
•    Draft and design plant layout, product layout and material flow with lean principles.
•    Set up the product standard time and optimization, capacity analysis.
•    Share lessons learned with other plants, including technical information, components drawings and specification.
•    Continually improve the assembly quality and efficiency by optimizing the assembly process.
•    Local components testing for qualification purposes.
•    During the production process designing and improvement, taking ergonomics into account and reducing the risk of OHS from the source.
•    Perform the safety production responsibility system through effective implementation of the safety production requirements as well as rules and regulations of the company;
•    Strictly abide by company’s safety rules; to ensure the implementation of safety as a part of main responsibility in accordance with the company’s EHS requirements; responsible for daily operation, safety and environment and properly using PPE;
•    Other tasks assigned by the Supervisor.


•    5+ years’ PE experience in the manufacturing industry
•    2+years’ High voltage electrical machine experience.
•    Experience in the automotive industry is a plus 
•    Experience in automatic/ manual assembly process
•    Experience in smart factories and digital manufacturing systems is preferred.

•    Bachelor or above in Electrical engineering
•    Problem or critical situation solving skill
•    Cost saving oriented thinking 
•    Basic production quality knowledge, project management.
•    Reading and understanding of drawings
•    Technical background is better.
•    Familiar with lean production and tools/methodology.
•    Ability to analyze problems, identify root causes and provide efficient solutions
•    Skilled in AutoCAD etc drawing software
•    Familiar with the knowledge of ergonomics.
•    Good team spirit and communication skills
•    Good oral and written English skills


Kalmar is part of Cargotec

Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move. www.kalmarglobal.com


Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2020 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,500 people. www.cargotec.com