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Ostrov, CZ, 34901

Launch Engineer

Our plant in Ostrov u Stříbra has been operating since 2008 and is one of the key production sites within the European network of Lear Corporation. We produce modern and high quality seats for key customers in the automotive industry.



Your tasks will be:

  • Management and tracking the progress of new and existing projects
  • Managing the change management of existing and new projects
  • Interface between the various involved parties (engineering, logistics, program team)
  • Validate the planning in accordance with the plant and project requirements
  • Coordinate the test phases
  • Record and document all the needed data for traceability and qualifications
  • Control and validate the proper implementation of each change
  • Follow Lear quality standard and its continual implementation and improvement
  • Collaborate and support on continuous improvement of manufacturing and non-manufacturing processes
  • Support development and changes of process flow charts and layouts, P-FMEA, work instructions, products and their implementation
  • Cooperate on setting the technical requirements for new technology equipment and for production lines



Required skills:

  • At least 3 years of experience in operations in the automotive industry  (e.g. in logistics, quality, manufacturing engineering)
  • University degree
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Excel
  • Good communication in English and Czech; German language skills would be a plus
  • Driving license cat. B
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in dynamic and fast-changing environment
  • Good time and project management skills



We offer:

  • A great opportunity to build a career in a dynamic, growing and promising society.
  • Interesting remuneration and transport allowance.
  • Contribution to supplementary pension insurance according to Lear's pension plan.
  • Flexible working hours and 25 days of holiday.
  • Possibility of eating directly in the race - lunch is paid by Lear.
  • Favorable employee mobile tariffs and other non-financial corporate benefits.