PROCESS ENGINEER – EXTRUSION
PAY: 80-120K plus bonus depending on experience level and breadth of experience
SUMMARY: Our client is a growing and profitable manufacturer in Cleveland OH. In this role, you will work on a wide variety of process engineering products, including new product and material trials, setting up full-scale production, and process improvement.
Process Engineer Responsibilities:
Optimizing processes from design to product launch and continual improvement
Successfully introducing new extruded products, including heavy involvement in design, extrusion and fabrication tooling, materials and material development.
Document process requirements, setup and process parameters to assure equipment and plant team are capable of producing quality products.
Implementation of SOP’s (standard operating procedures) including standard work, workplace organization, quality and packaging specifications.
Complete time studies to identify opportunities for efficiency improvements.
Coordinate continuous improvement and production process refinement efforts.
Coordinate all applicable product testing verification and ongoing validation to meet product specifications as well as comply with applicable local and governmental regulations.
BSChem-E, BS Polymer Science, BS Chemistry, BS Plastics Engineering, or similar. M Will consider non-degreed people with vast extrusion experience.
3 years of functional and HANDS-ON process engineering experience within polymer extrusion processes, with experience running extruders in trials.
2 years experience with Continuous Improvement tools such as lean manufacturing, Kaizen, 6 sigma.
Very strong experience with SOP’s and WI’s, as well as SPC.
Experience establishing testing criteria and setting up tests for operations.
Must have extrusion die design experience
Must have extrusion profile hands on processing experience