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Methods engineer (m/f)

Date: May 1, 2019

Location: Trapaga, BIS, ES

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At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.

We are currently looking to recruit a Methods Engineer (m/f) for our site in Trapaga, Spain

About the role:

The Methods Engineer liaises between Engineering and Manufacturing to optimize manufacturability of products, throughput times and productivity, leads production of the building of the first vehicle of each type, proving processes and TAKT times and support Engineering in capturing Manufacturing needs – drives Design for Manufacturing and standardization.

He /She ensures that manufacturing layouts and technical documentation are accurate and optimised across all functions and that all technical information is up-to date, complete and available on time. The Methods Engineer also ensures that the introduction of technical changes is effectively coordinated and that build of first vehicle is successfully executed.


- Create, document, and maintain user friendly Manufacturing documentation (Work Instructions, etc.) for Production Staff;
- Create, document, and maintain user friendly Testing documentation for Testing Staff.
- Create and maintain the Manufacturing Bill of Materials;
- Create and maintain labour estimates for tasks, including skills required;
- Create Production throughput plans that are based on continuous improvement towards lean manufacturing;
- Material control – Defining the contents and design of Assembly Kits required to support Production;
- Liaise with all site functions on project related issues
- Carry out investigations and reports into processes and component failure, including correspondence with Engineering and Quality departments to resolve technical enquires in a timely manner;
- Lead technical reviews/warranty investigations and assist with implementation of corrective and improvement actions with the project and production management teams;
- Provide cost estimates for changes and implement Customer Variations / Variation Orders and communicate changes to the Production and Project functions and provide technical support for bids;
- Support the execution of time studies.


- Technical bachelor’s degree is preferred
- Electrical background.
- Ability to effectively coordinate internal and external partners;
- Good negotiation and communication skills;
- Problem solving;
- Fluency in English, other languages are considered a plus.

About Bombardier Transportation

Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industry’s broadest portfolio. It covers the full spectrum of solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling to complete turnkey transport systems, e-mobility technology and data-driven maintenance services. Combining technology and performance with empathy, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility by providing integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators, passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier Transportation employs around 39,850 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries.

Are you interested in starting an exciting career at Bombardier Transportation? If so, apply now at and start your dynamic career today!

Your ideas move people.


Job: Electrical/Electronics Engineering
Primary Location: ES-BIS-Trapaga
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
05.04.2019, 9:16:56 AM

Unposting Date
04.07.2019, 4:59:00 PM

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