• Extrusion Engineer for Manufacturing HQ

    Posted: 07/28/2022

    Direct Hire Opportunity with generous pay, benefits, and room for growth within a state-of-the-art manufacturing company that has been steadily growing and HQ in the East Houston area. Our Oil and Gas products and solutions have revolutionized the International upstream and midstream market. The Extrusion Engineer will direct the collection of appropriate manufacturing data, will interpret the data and will use it to help guide process improvement efforts. This key role is part of our overall commitment to Lean and efficient manufacturing principles while maintaining the highest quality standards.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Effectively use lean/6-sigma principles to improve processes, reducing lead time and scrap.
    • Develop new processes as required to support new product introduction.
    • Review, update and audit process control documentation such as standard operating procedures, bills of materials, specifications, and routings and others.
    • Train staff/operations team at new/revised processes.
    • Support the Managerial staff and your team members.
    • Contribute to the Daily Improvement meetings
    • Define and implement cost/waste reduction projects.
    • Recommend and/or authorize improvements in machinery, equipment, and manufacturing methods.
    • Perform continuous improvement activities in the Extrusion Value Streams.
    • Ensure plant and Corporate Policies are understood and followed.
    • Develop and maintain safe work practices.

    QUALIFICATIONS

    • Proven ability to develop and improve plastics extrusion process.
    • Capable to interact with people and the ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups, management and/or individuals.
    • Team Player who supports both management and team members.
    • Ability to appraise a situation through data analysis and facilitate team to process improvements

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

    • BS or higher in Extrusion, Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering with 5+ years’ experience in manufacturing a process environment.
    • Understanding of the extrusion system from screw design to control techniques
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