Process Engineer

Job Location: 
Sylacauga, AL

The Process Engineer maintains product quality, and manufacturing effectiveness through daily monitoring, troubleshooting and resolution of process difficulties.  Provides technical support to Quality Assurance and Production and engages in process engineering continuous improvement activities. 



Optimizes manufacturing processes to provide sustainable gains in cost effectiveness and product performance through continuous improvement projects, statistical analysis, designed experiments, and procedural changes.

Responsible for implementing changes to the process, documenting and communicating the changes and applying changes to similar and future processes where applicable.

Develops of new processes and assists with equipment start-up for new programs (ensures new equipment installations meet targeted processes before initial production and products meet requirements, documents relevant process parameters and transfers know-how to production).

Interacts with customers (external and internal) to resolve technical/quality issues and implements corrective actions.

Requires working in a team environment with other departments such as Tooling, Maintenance, Quality, Production, Technical platforms (department engineers), Industrial Engineering, Purchasing & Sales

Interacts with external suppliers depending upon project and program activities.

Interacts with Process Engineers from other divisions to ensure best practices are shared and applied within the plant if applicable.

Prepares and summarizes process data for presentation purposes.  Leads team meetings and presents factual data as required.




Bachelor's Degree in Engineering

Experience with Machining, Die Casting, Finishing, or Welding

Proven knowledge of Statistical techniques, Process control charts, data collection and analysis for problem resolution, and or brainstorming techniques.

Automotive industry knowledge and experience preferred

Good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Recruiter Name: 
Jared Smerchek
Recruiter Phone: 
(262) 886-8000 ext. 232
Manufacturing & Engineering

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