Sr. Manager Technical- Heat Engineering

KEC International Limited

  • Halol, Gujarat
Sr. Manager Technical- Heat Engineering
Job Posted : Jul 30th, 2021

Job Description

Process  & Product:-

  • Lead activities that involve issuing reports, conducting product quality audits, issuing and dispositioning held up product, process and material specifications related to maintaining and improving the product quality within the manufacturing process.
  • Validate and release new curing press with in project timeline.
  • Lead and execute Thermocouple study and validation processes as per plan.
  • Drive productivity and quality  improvement projects.
  • Analyse product failure due to Process  and take necessary improvement measures.
  • Responsible for all the technological activities at the respective area.
  • Review of key product and process parameters and initiate actions.
  • Lead for conducting cure cycle trials and other product trials at curing.
  • Cured tyre defect and scrap reduction.
  • PFMEA, Control plan, SOP etc., preparation.
  • System implementation, monitoring and control.
  • Customer claim improvement actions.
  • PDCA approach to continual improvement for Productivity, Quality, waste reduction etc.
  • Support Tyre Building process, NPI, Uniformity and Balancing improvement.

Technical Economy:-

  • Product specification optimization in the designated area.

Claims & Losses:-

  • Monitor products in order to bring in continuous improvement, and keep claims and losses to a minimum.

Technical & Quality Tasks:-

  • Provide technical know-how and inputs to the designated sections.
  • Analyse process variations and take necessary countermeasures to improve product quality and reduce process/Product waste.
  • Analytically sound to analyse the data & should retrieve any statistical data available in the system.
  • Knowledge of setting of cure cycle, Segmental molds, venting system of Molds and utilities.
  • Familiarity with thermocouple test, blow point test, grid study,
  • Understand basic compound cure properties and rheology.
  • Knowledge on indirect material used in Tyre curing process.

Proficiency in Tyre Manufacturing Technology:-

  • (Technical knowhow & ability in curing process, production processes, systems, layout plans and quality measures)

Proficiency in Plant systems & processes:-

  • (Ability to understand & implement 5S, safety practices, production best practices, QBM and other contemporary systems & process.)

Business Focus:-

  • (Knowhow on organizational mission ,Code of conduct, product SKU’s, accountabilities w.r.t market scenario & competition & ability to apply in one’s role, profitability )

Customer Orientation:-

  • (Cultural orientation to engage with customers, proactively assess their needs and continuously create value for them)

Data Interpretation Ability:-

  • (Ability to study & interpret data/trends and draw inferences/projections)

Managerial Competencies:-


  • (Analyse issues and break them down to component parts. Makes systematic and rational judgments based on relevant information’s)


  • (Demonstrates readiness to make decisions, takes the initiative and originates actions)


  • (Demonstrates a broad-based view of issues, events and activities and perceives their longer term impact or wider implications)


  • (Organize and schedule events, activities and resources. Set-up and monitor time scales and plans)


  • (Motivates and empowers others in order to reach organizational goals, Inter departmental coordination’s)


  • Minimum 8 years.

Special Requirements:-


  • Expertise in PCR/TBR curing with heat engineering. Thermocouple and blow point knowledge.


  • ISO-Deming expertise.


  • Halol, Gujarat.

Company Overview:-

KEC International Limited, headquartered in Mumbai, India, is the flagship company of the RPG Group. A USD 1.7 billion Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) major, we deliver projects in key infrastructure sectors such as Power Transmission & Distribution, Railways, Civil, Urban Infrastructure, Solar, Smart Infrastructure, and Cables.

Our robust and integrated capabilities span the entire spectrum of ‘concept to commissioning’. We have successfully executed complex projects across some of the world’s most difficult terrains and conditions aided by robust project management and execution capabilities. We have unrivalled expertise in manufacturing and testing, with a footprint extending across India, Dubai, Brazil, and Mexico. Our vast global presence has enabled a robust and agile supply chain that extends across six continents in over 100 countries.

For 75 years, we have prided ourselves for our unmatched expertise across EPC, backed by a strong, customer-centric approach, quest for world-class quality, and ‘safety-first’ attitude. Integrity in our actions and respect for people, environment and our stakeholders are the cornerstones of our corporate responsibility. Empowered by a mindset driven to outperform and excel, we build infrastructure for the world of tomorrow.