Process Engineer


Findlay, OH

Industry: Automotive.


Less than 5 years

Posted 294 days ago

  by    James Salvo

This job is no longer available.

Someone with Automotive Gears experience a MUST.

Job Descripion:

A Process Engineer develops and optimizes an economical industrial processes to produce components for the Automotive Industry.

Work is project-orientated and you may be working on a number of projects, all at various different stages, at any given time.

Typical work activities include:

  • assessing processes for their relevance, and assessing the adequacy of engineering equipment;
  • reviewing existing data to see if more research and information need to be collated;
  • designing, installing and commissioning new production units, monitoring modifications and upgrades, and troubleshooting existing processes;
  • conducting process development experiments;
  • preparing reports, flow diagrams Control Plans, FMEA?s and charts;
  • assessing the availability of raw materials and the safety and environmental impact of the plant;
  • managing the cost and time constraints of projects;
  • ensuring the process works at the optimum level, to the right rate and quality of output, in order to meet supply needs;
  • making observations and taking measurements directly, as well as collecting and interpreting data from the other technical and operating staff involved;
  • assuming responsibility for environmental monitoring and ongoing performance of processes and process plant;
  • ensuring that all aspects of an operation or process meet specified regulations;

Main Tasks:

  • Development and Continual Improvement of Operational Control Plans and FMEA?s.
  • Monitoring of Process variables for trends or tolerance issues.
  • Assist in the installation and initial production of new or refurbished equipment.

Job Requirements:

Bachelor?s degree and experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical IndustrialTechnology

A working knowledge of:

  • Processes involving metal working, cutting and grinding.
  • Process Documentation such as Control Plans and FMEA?s
  • Equipment involved in manufacturing including assembly lines CNC mills, lathe?s and Grinders
  • Equipment Controls language

The skill and ability to:

  • Analyze a process and develop a plan for improved efficiency and reduced waste.
  • Bilingual in English and German, is considered an asset but not essential
  • Optimize the output of a process.
  • Identify and eliminate waste in a manufacturing process.
  • Continually improve a manufacturing process with respect to Quality & Quantity of product.
  • Conduct time studies to validate improvements in throughput.
  • Work with little or no supervision.
  • Innovate a creative solution to a manufacturing issue