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Coating Process Engineer

Company: Avery Dennison
Location: Fort Wayne
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description
As a Process Engineer, you will be responsible for reducing product and process variation through the use of Six Sigma / statistical tools and the implementation or improvement of existing procedures and process controls. Essential functions may include, but are not limited to:-- - Product Development: Continually improve and optimize current products through variability reduction. Provide support for new products as they arise by interacting with marketing business teams.-- - Process Improvement: Initiate, implement and support new equipment and process upgrades to minimize scrap, increase productivity and improve quality. Assure improvements are sustained.-- - Manufacturing Support: Provide support to manufacturing to resolve production and quality issues that arise on a day-to-day basis.-- - Safety: Promote safety as the most important value in the organization by contributing through training, process improvement and other EH&S responsibilities.-- - Quality Assurance: Promote product quality by partnering with vendors and developing raw material specifications. Provide input to the manufacturing organization regarding product fitness for use. Understand customer needs and expectations.-- - Leadership: Be an active member of the Ft. Wayne support team. Help in the development and training of Ft. Wayne associates.-- - Support the on-call team.-- - Be available by phone at any time for process support questions.-- - Interact with Maintenance team to ensure equipment reliability.-- - Responsible for performance metrics on the Roll Editor as well as the coaters. -- - Specific Responsibilities-- - Develops and implements production/processing methods and controls to meet quality standards in the most cost efficient manner.-- - Investigates and resolves work-in-process problems.-- - Recommends and implements improvements and/or modifications in sequence of operations, equipment utilization, and related matters.-- - Monitors assigned operations to assure compliance with approved methods and quality standards.-- - Responsible for all phases of assigned standard engineering projects, ensuring the successful conclusion of all phases within an appropriate time and at appropriate cost.-- - Implements process improvements to meet quality standards, performs feasibility studies and solves problems.-- - Designs and develops procedures for processes such as unwinding, splicing, web guiding, coating, tension control, drying/curing, moisturization, cooling, laminating, winding and other material-processing operations.-- - Plans sequence of operations and specifies procedures for otherwise preparing basic material, exercising judgment in compromising between conflicting requirements, economic evaluation of methods, and operator effectiveness and comfort.-- - Conducts tests and measurements throughout stages of production to determine control over such variables as tension, moisture content, temperature, percent solids, and pressure.-- - Establishes and submits processing requirements to be met in designing and acquiring processing equipment.-- - Analyzes, researches, designs and develops materials and their related fabrication and application processes to develop and optimize materials for use in engineering design of and/or application in structures, systems and subsystems.-- - Applies principles of chemistry, physics, and material behavior to develop material and processing specifications, fabrication and assembly processes.-- - Develops, analyzes and applies material properties and design allowables, processing processes and quality engineering specifications.-- - Material analyses may include failure analysis of components, systems and subsystems, life predictions, and definition and requirement specifications.-- - May review and approve subcontractor material processing procedures.
B.S. in Engineering required-- - Six Sigma experience desired-- - 3-5 Years plant engineering experience Demonstrate working knowledge/experience in Process optimization, web handling and coating, and/or Knowledge of SPC and other related quality control methods.-- - Understanding of applicable computer systems, such as Microsoft Office, Lotus Notes and function specific software.-- - Must be dynamic, proactive, energizing, can-do attitude, credibility and ability to create and foster strong working relationships with all levels of the organization and team player-- - Ability to work comfortably in a fast-paced and matrixed organization, built around team concepts and structures and the ability to deal with constantly changing internal and external environments.-- - Proven ability to accomplish work through delegation & teamwork.-- - Proven change agent. Balance of strategic and tactical thinking skills. Strong organization and attention to detail. Strong verbal and written skills. Ability to interface effectively with cross-functional groups to define and execute overall requirements.-- - Knowledgeable on process documentation and improvement. #PIQ #MOGUL
Additional Information
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. If you require accommodations to view or apply for a job, alternative methods are available to submit an application. Please contact 440.534.6080 or to discuss reasonable accommodations. PandoLogic. Keywords: Process Engineer, Location: Fort Wayne, IN - 46805

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