Title: Trim/Foam Developer
Location: Southfield, MI
Duration: Long-term Contract or FTE
Start Date: After Jan 1
Develop and release patterns and trim cover assemblies for our automotive customers.
Knowledge of sewing processes.
Support Trim engineering through the development process.
Support Cut and Sew and CTO events.
Cross functional communication and collaboration.
Develop and create patterns based on a design given or written direction of changes.
Complete all development and releasing paperwork per given time frame.
Associates Degree or equivalent technical experiences.
Be available to work overtime as needed or required.
Preferred Knowledge & Skills:
Develop patterns using Gerber PDS or equivalent.
Experience in automotive product development and release for production cycle of trim preferred
Knowledge of pattern development, cut and sew, and trim materials.
Knowledge of polyurethane foam materials, design guidelines, interaction with seat complete and testing standards.
Knowledge in Excel, Power point preferred.
Knowledge in Gerber PDS preferred.
Ability to sew.
Knowledge with CNC material cutters preferred.
Travel to sew facilities and build plants may be required; valid passport (eligibility).
2 to 3 years development experience in automotive.
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