Blythewood, SC | Direct Hire
70K-90K **no relocation offered**
Drive and execute process improvement in areas of priority as designated by the HOP and Production Manager. Utilization of Lean tools to accomplish tangible improvement via the 4 Ms (man, method, material, machinery).
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Become expert in Lean tools and facilitator/conduit for the organization application of Lean tools.
Utilize Lean tools to achieve tangible improvements in safety, quality, production metrics, cost.
Adapt best manufacturing practices from European sister plants.
Facilitate the technical communication between departments.
Responsible for developing procedures for the production process and the setup and control of process data.
Develop and organize together with production management, the procedure and the documentation for the required training in the department resulting from improvement efforts.
Practical support and process troubleshooting, working with production personnel.
Optimize the process and achieve of cost savings.
Notify maintenance on any mechanical problem with equipment and follow up with maintenance coordinator.
All other duties appropriate to the position as assigned or required.
Proxy for this position is another Process Engineer.
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree (B.S.) in engineering from a reputable university. Chemical or Mechanical Engineering preferred.
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment, flexible packaging preferred.