SUMMARY We are currently working with a leading manufacturer to identify a Process Engineer. This is a new addition to their engineering team as a result of growth, driven by successful diversification into emerging markets. This organization is a subsidiary of a whole owned group, that still offers the a family feel of working for a location of approximately 120 employees, but with the benefits of a well-respected, international corporation with sales offices across the globe, as well as an integrated source for materials from start to finish.
POSITION Reporting to a Director of Operations, the Process Engineer in summary will focus on creating processes, efficiencies, and systems geared to enhance operations and drive improvements. • Verify allocated material will fit reductions necessary to manufacture the final product. • Create mill order method of production (process routing) showing the production steps to follow to efficiently produce a quality product. • Deliver completed routers to Quality for review. • Provide feedback to: o IT for system improvements o Quality concerning process recommendations to improve product quality o Production for process related improvements driving better quality or greater productivity o Maintenance concerning improvements to increase uptime or to drive predictive/preventive maintenance improvements • Drive large engineering projects, assisting Director of Maintenance & Engineering to keep them on track and within budget. • Assist in justifications for engineering projects, proving they are economically justified prior to committing capital dollars. • Drive TxPS efforts with time available after router designs and engineering project work. • Assist with data problems within TxPS files for shift meetings. • Provide continuity in Day Meeting with department manager. • Coordinate and drive SMED efforts where needed. • Use data to: prove results, provide feedback to management on changes and data trends, and focus the management team on areas of improvement.
BASE REQUIREMENTS • BS in Industrial Engineering highly preferred. Other engineering disciplines will also be considered. • Experience in the cold drawn tubing industry highly preferred. • Experience in a customized/engineered product-manufacturing environment. • The innate drive to improve processes and procedures without direction, and be able to communicate the need and work with the team to drive results. • Team player strong communication skills, ability to work cross-functionally with all levels of the organization, domestically and abroad. • Must be able to pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen