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Kelly Services EDS Engineer in Dearborn, Michigan

EDS Engineer:

Contract: 12+ months (generally renewed annually)

Benefits: eligible for enhanced contractor benefits

Location: Dearborn, MI

On-site local engineering and build support for EDS (Electrical Distribution Systems)

Position Description

  • Work with/manage the full service supplier (FSS) to maintain program timing and cost

  • View 3D routing and package layout of EDS wiring in Tce and Digital Buck

  • Create with FSS program specific foundation documents

  • Review all FSS manufacturing print development and release plans

  • Confirm harness family complexity and MFAL mapping to PDL and Build Orders with FSS

  • Support 2D Manufacturing and/or Schematic Print and/or Assembly Illustration markup as required

  • Maintain design version control coordinated with build-specific component and harness part delivery

  • Master harness assessment and sign-off

  • Support vehicle assembly plant builds on-site, including KSK launch in Valencia, Spain

  • Address vehicle assembly issues, make necessary design changes

  • Review pre-production vehicles for potential campaignable warranty impact. Raise and resolve AIMS.

  • Work with TVM group to pull CRID data/ideas and work with FSS to implement CRID ideas to meet program timing and cost.

Primary Skills Required:

  • Bachelor degree in Engineering

  • 3+ years of experience in EDS wire harness engineering

  • 3+ years functional knowledge of vehicle electrical system. Understands wire type/gauges, connectors/terminals, fuses, relays, coverings and routings.

  • Fundamentals of EDS Design, including KSK (Modular Harness Design) design preferred but not required

  • Team Center Engineering (both 3D CAD and 2D prints will be stored there)

  • Digital Buck

  • AIMS


  • MS Office

Preferred Skills:

  • 3+ years working knowledge of Ford Global Product Development System (GPDS), change control process, and launch experience (or other OEM applicable experience)

  • 1+ years wiring or electrical systems experience. System/Schematic development or maintenance.

Due to the high volume of responses anticipated, only qualified candidates will be contacted

This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must use the “submit your resume” button. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter listed below recruiting for this position by email. However, your resume must be received via the “submit your resume” button included within. Please contact recruiter Jake Schneider with questions, concerns, or email applications at:

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