Manufacturing Engineer - Pottsville, Pennsylvania United States - 17916

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 17916
Title: Manufacturing Engineer
Job Location: Pottsville, Pennsylvania - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $65,000.00 - $90,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


  • This a growing company that is both young (being 2 years old) and stable (being profitable for many decades under global company before spinning off to grow)
  • Have a hand in shaping who the company is going to be in 5-10 years
  • Great career growth with the company

JOB DESCRIPTION

Manufacturing Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Improving the baseline value of key area metrics (yield, quality, capacity, attainment) toward entitlement values through individual and team contributions
  • Developing long-term solutions to eliminate reoccurring area process problems, and developing systems and standard work to maintain gains
  • Daily troubleshooting of operational issues and developing methods to mistake-proof processes plant-wide
  • Devising and leading cost savings projects involving energy reduction, yield improvements, and quality variation, through the plant’s Continuous Improvement Initiatives
  • Developing process packages to support capital projects, and working with capital engineers to implement projects
  • Supporting lean initiatives, improvement teams, and driving continuous improvement in the facility
  • Working with sales and commercial teams to support customer needs

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors in Engineering (Chemical / Mechanical preferred) or Physical Sciences or equivalent is required
  • Minimum 2 years manufacturing experience related to production or process engineering is required.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Six Sigma or Lean certification preferred
  • 3+ years of process engineering experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to use influencing skills to accomplish goals and objectives
  • Knowledgeable of plastic film extrusion or related converting activities

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree