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Process Engineer in Berea, KY at Vitro

Date Posted: 3/22/2019

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Job Description


The Process Engineer is responsible for providing basic technological and engineering support to the plant’s facilities, equipment, production processes and products to ensure reliability and optimum use of resources. The incumbent also provides continuous improvements in the areas of safety, quality and value.

Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities:

  1. Ownership of assigned operation area, based on financial performance of the line. Measure by OEE, Net Pack Rate, Speed-Yield-Labor variance, etc.
  2. Use process and quality control skills to meet customer requirements for delivery, PPM, VAVE, capacity analysis and other deliverables.
  3. Use appropriate new model introduction tools including PFMEA, PPAP, DFMEA, Control plans, and process flow mapping to insure successful launch of new products.
  4. Develop SOP, TPM, and quality documents to support processes. Support with data from process flow, SPC and other sources.
  5. Work with process technicians and maintenance personnel to provide technical assistance in problem solving, continuous improvement, and process control.
  6. Implement and emphasize safety, health and environmental control policies and procedures in both personal work activities and in equipment/process design and modifications in order to contribute to and ensure plant/company safety and health goals are achieved.
  7. Support of capital project design, development, justification, purchase, installation, and launch at the facility.

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

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (preferably mechanical, electrical or equivalent) is required
  • 2+ years related production/process experience preferred  
  • A working knowledge of computer aided-design equipment and computerized processes is preferred
  • Strong technical knowledge of glass cutting, edging and bending for the automotive industry preferred
  • Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook skills required

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) for interactions with management, peers, other associates, vendors and contractors
  • Ability to trouble-shoot, analyze and resolve problems, plan, organize and share information
  • Ability to work independently and manage projects to established timelines as performance is measured against project goals and specific assignments