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Staff Engineer-Vietnam


Hanoi, 64, VN

REQ ID:  40535

With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 10,000 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated nearly $2.4 billion in revenues in fiscal 2019. Learn more at Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube. 




This position is on-site role who works with Global Competency team, Product Engineering, Technology and Advanced Manufacturing Engineering on global Round tool manufacturing processes and product Move to support round tool manufacturing for Hanoi plant.  The position will also lead Round tool CapEx projects, process improvements, troubleshooting efforts, along with evaluating and developing global Round tool standards for manufacturing.


Position Responsibilities

  • Lead Round tool product transfer projects from business case to production launch, also support NPD project
  • Lead Round tool Capital projects from Scope developing to project delivery and ramp up the whole process
  • Responsible for Round tool process standardization / procedure / program development
  • Develop or transfer improved Round tool manufacturing processes to manufacturing, which includes the modification of existing automation programs, mechanical systems
  • Provide on-site support to manufacturing for troubleshooting, quality improvements, capability issues, and productivity improvement, in Hanoi plant
  • Continue to drive process improvements
  • Support technical training to workshop employees

Education & Work Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Mechanical, Electrical or Automation engineering.
  • 5 to 8 year’s manufacturing engineering experience with Lean/Sigma/Continuous improvements experiences.
  • Grinding process or Carbide tools manufacturing experiences preferred.
  • Experience in CNC Programming preferred. For example, NUM system
  • Good verbal and writing in English
  • Strong project management skills and global project experience preferred, PMP Certificate preferred.

Kennametal is an Equal Opportunity Employer  

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