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Process Development Engineer
We are seeking an outstanding Process Development Engineer to join our growing team. This individual will work closely with Product Development, Manufacturing, Process Engineering, Automation Engineering, Building Engineering and Skilled Trades. You will be responsible for the development of integrated wall systems, floor systems and other building components facilitating high quality, low cost, rapid assembly buildings. The Process Development Engineer will define, develop and transfer processes to the manufacturing organization. These processes will be developed to be safe, repeatable and cost efficient. Processes will meet target TAKT time and have a demonstrated six sigma process capability (Cpk) before being transferred to Manufacturing.
The ideal candidate will have hands-on experience with high-volume manufacturing lines and have a thorough understanding of Six-Sigma techniques and Lean Manufacturing. The Process Development Engineer will work cross-functionally and will have program / project management experience. Katerra is striving to bring High Tech Manufacturing techniques into the construction industry, and as such the ideal candidate will have a background in High Tech Manufacturing techniques as well as a willingness to learn new processes, code requirements and techniques from building engineers and skilled craftsmen.
This is a great opportunity to grow along with an exciting, young company and drive development of a world-class organization. The Process Development Engineer will report to the Director of New Technology Implementation.
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