Process Engineer

Our client is a well-established and successful manufacturer of coated and non-coated Industrial Textiles and other engineered solutions used in a variety of industrial and manufacturing applications. They manufacture high-end, precision-engineered products that are sold into aerospace, energy companies, high tech and other diversified markets. They are part of a publicly-owned, financially strong company that’s been in business for over 100 years!

We are searching for Process Engineer who will endeavor to reduce process variation and improve process efficiency, create product drawings and provide information needed for quoting and manufacturing of new products. You will lead process trials, process improvement initiatives, efforts to standardize tooling, run specifications and procedures and support efforts to improve production equipment. Improving process efficiency, increasing throughput, reducing scrap and reducing product set-up time.

Additionally:

  • Lead product and process development efforts by running trials and writing reports
  • Support the production staff with process troubleshooting
  • Collaborate effectively within a core engineering team, and across other functional areas
  • Implement programs for monitoring and maintaining the major process inputs including, but not limited to; machinery and tooling, raw materials, processing conditions, process specifications, line set-ups, etc.
  • Lead continuous improvement projects and initiatives
  • Identify sources of process variability through DOE/6-Sigma and implement controls to minimize or eliminate variation
  • Actively manage run specifications to establish and ensure consistency and to optimize throughput
  • Analyze process routings and product information and use this information to optimize throughput across all production lines
  • Suggest changes to product geometry and product performance that may improve process efficiency
  •  Support product development by leading activities for trial runs of new products
  • This may include coordination with tooling engineering, production management, product engineering, etc.
  • Support the production staff with process troubleshooting
  • Assist production operators when needed
  • Drive activity needed to manage the life-cycle of products
  • Generate product prints, manufacturing routings, material specifications and tool design
  • Coordinate with other disciplines to collect and compile all drawings and information needed to fully release new parts to production
  • Manage the life-cycle of parts to production using the engineering control system
  • Support product management by providing information and data as needed
  • Support activities needed to qualify new materials, new suppliers, etc.

All Candidates must be able to provide work related references.

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Rush & Company is a full service Executive Search Firm that specializes in the Soft Goods industry.

Included in this industry are the apparel, home furnishings and industrial markets. We work in the fiber, fabric and fashion industry with clients and candidates located all over the world.

All candidates must be able to provide work related references.

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