Executive-Proto Manufacturing

Engineering-Proto Manufacturing

Minimum ? Diploma /B.Tech in Automobile / Mechanical Engineering

Training in design tools like CAD/CAE/PRO-E, MS Office, 3D modelling and simulation techniques, rapid prototyping, production processes used in the organizationor by the vendors

Certified training for Executive - Proto Manufacturing (programme aligned to ASC/Q 6501 released by Automotive Skills Development Council)

ASDC Level 4 Certificate in a manufacturing process e.g. assembly

Minimum 2-3 years in an R&D department pertaining to proto manufacturing

The tasks an Executive-Proto Manufacturing is expected to perform include:

Co-ordinating with different departments for managing and manufacturing prototype vehicle/parts

Co-ordinating and working with R&D for design release

Sourcing proto parts, both from in-house sourcing and vendor sourcing

Informing the testing and validation team about the timeline

Handing over the proto vehicle/part to the testing validation team after production of the same

Studying the simulation of the complete product for better understanding

Evaluating the design from a manufacturing/assembly line perspective at the early stage of the project

Ensuring proper documentation of the entire process

Knowledge of the prototyping and testing process

Basic knowledge of the homologation and validation process

Familiarity with tools like CAD, CAM, PRO ?E, etc.

Basic knowledge of information systems like SAP, ERP, PLM etc.

Knowledge of simulation software, DFMEA, APQP

Knowledge of 5S procedures

Good stamina

Previous training in information flow systems like ERP/SAP/PLM

Good co-ordination skills

Analytical bend of mind


It is not a desk job

May need to handle a team

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Working is 9 hours every day for 6 days a week

Overtime and shift system may be involved according to company norms

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?No

One may develop occupational hazards like back/neck pains, injury to body, accidents, etc.

Health risks include exposure to dust and equipment noise

Will be updated

Trends in Automotive Industry in India

The Indian automobile industry, the sixth largest automobile producer in the world, is one of the potential future markets in the world. The Indian automobile market has grown from a seller dominated market in the 1980s to a consumer dominated market today. The auto industry in India has grown substantially and further is expected to grow at a CAGR of more than 10% over the period of next 7 years. The Indian automobile industry is well positioned in terms of demography and geography as it can service both domestic demands as well as cater to the increasing demand in export markets. This rise of the automotive industry can be attributed to various factors like growing economy, rising prosperity, increasing disposable income among consumers, easily accessible finance options, and an increase in the working population of the country. This means there will be an increase in job opportunities for Executive-Proto Manufacturing.

Mechanical assembly plants

Cities across India