Process Engineer in Salem, OR at Vitro

Date Posted: 10/3/2019

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Job Description


The Process Engineer at Salem has responsibility for the performance and improvements in the MSVD Coater Process. The Coater is an important part of the Architectural Glass supply system within Vitro and produces MSVD Low-E coated flat glass for the residential and commercial building industry. Ensures the coater & process meets all Vitro requirements and produces products that meet all internal & customer specifications.

  1. Enforce all Safety, Health and Environment policies & requirement: Assures high level of commitment to safety, housekeeping, environmental, health, and security concerns. Is the Co-Chair of the Salem Plant Safety Committee.
  2. Quality Products and Customer Service: Makes quality "first among equals" as a concern for the organization, manages the quality process.  Works to establish a positive relationship with customers.  Causes constant and continuing improvement in the quality of the work process, quality of products, and level of service to customers.
  3. Technological Capabilities: Assures that all business areas stay on the leading edge of technology, to assure long-term competitive position.
  4. Operations: Manages process for continuous improvement in reliability, flexibility, and low cost.
  5. Leads the Salem Energy Sustainability Team and efforts to meet business goals.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.



Job Requirements

Bachelors degree required in technical or Science related field 


  • Technical knowledge & understanding of vacuum sputtering process.
  • Understanding & adherence to all environmental health & safety requirements.
  • Understanding & practical use of quality tools & systems
  • Understanding and use of LEAN tools.
  • Strong communication & supervisory skillsets
  • Ability to focus on customer requirements & work effectively with them.
  • PLC, HMI or software code writing preferred.