About Steelcase Inc.
For over 100 years, Steelcase Inc. has helped create great experiences for the world's leading organizations, across industries. We demonstrate this through our family of brands – including Steelcase®, Coalesse®, Designtex®, PolyVision® and Turnstone®. Together, they offer a comprehensive portfolio of architecture, furniture and technology products and services designed to unlock human promise and support social, economic and environmental sustainability. We are globally accessible through a network of channels, including over 800 dealer locations. Steelcase is a global, industry-leading and publicly traded company with fiscal 2016 revenue of $3.1 billion.
We are looking for a Senior Finishing Engineer in Grand Rapids, MI.
With general direction from Manager, provides technical support to Steelcase North America related to coatings materials and coating process engineering.
Support consists of a very broad range of production support, process trouble-shooting and optimization, product development and implementation, technical systems development and administration, methodology development and administration, specialized testing, information and training activities.
A Senior Finishing Engineer will provide leadership and expertise based on a broad background in these various finishing issues. Senior Finishing Engineers may provide formal project management for major initiatives involving finishing issues.
Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Manufacturing support.
A. Quality System support.
B. Environmental Quality Compliance.
C. Cost reduction, efficiency improvement, refinish reduction, etc.
D. Equipment development and installation.
E. Material implementations.
2. Process trouble-shooting and optimization.
A. Daily trouble-shooting.
B. Process capability.
3. New Coating development.
A. Exploration of new materials.
B. Project administration.
C. Testing coordination for qualifications.
4. Technical Systems development and administration.
A. Specification development and revision.
B. Mastering systems physical and electronic.
C. Quality documentation systems.
D. Process documentation.
5. Methodology development and administration.
A. Test method development and enhancement.
6. Specialized testing.
7. Information and training.
Steelcase provides employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, creed, genetic information, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or veteran status and bases all employment decisions only on valid job requirements.