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Process Engineer in Northampton, MA at Expert Staffing Inc

Date Posted: 8/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES


Ensure the most efficient and productive machine utilization via proper operating procedure.


Execute program/project objectives as defined by supervisor. Responsible for running trial activities. Monitor and report on trials in a written document. Recommend changes to specifications and processes based on sound scientific principles.


Conduct observation of personnel, process and equipment to determine procedural requirements.


Monitor plant activity. Troubleshoot when the need arises. Recommend changes to process specifications and equipment.


Investigate facility problems and recommend solutions including equipment modification, operating procedure, update, maintenance, etc.


Conduct lab experiments to support project activities and process development. Provide a timely written report of results and recommendations.


Keep up with advances in technology through magazine subscriptions, patent literature, suppliers, and outside sources when available.


Analyze work study data, processes, equipment and product specification to establish time and production standards.


Report weekly on activities and next steps.


Maintain files, logs and other departmental records to ensure availability and organization of information contained in them.


Adhere to and enforce the use of safe work practices following safety rules and regulations. Other responsibilities/duties as required or requested.

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS


Training/Education: Bachelors' Degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Chemical or Textile).


Experience: 3 years. Manufacturing or technical experience in nonwovens manufacturing, dyeing and finishing textiles.


Other requirements: Ability to use computer in performance of job duties. Knowledge of statistics and statistical principles. Design of experiments. Basic scientific principles. Ability to observe, analyze and communicate results. Excellent communication skills and good technical writing ability.