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As a driver of innovation, Viega is one of the most important technology leaders in the installation industry. We develop intelligent systems and integrated digital solutions. Quality is incorporated into everything we do. We believe that this is about much more than supplying pipelines. We turn spaces into living rooms: More comfortable. More intelligent. More secure. More sustainable.

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Process Engineer - Extrusion

Job-ID 4542 - McPherson, KS 

JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY

 

Design, integrate and improve manufacturing systems and processes through technical expertise and continuous improvement methods to help ensure quality, reliability and cost effectiveness.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION DETAILS

 

Process Improvement

 

                                                                                                                                

  • Troubleshoot new or existing production problems involving designs, materials, or processes.
  • Identify opportunities or implement changes to improve manufacturing processes or products or to reduce costs, using knowledge of fabrication processes, tooling and production equipment, assembly methods, quality control standards, or product design, materials and parts.
  • Apply continuous improvement methods such as lean manufacturing to enhance manufacturing quality, reliability, or cost-effectiveness.
  • Provide technical expertise or support related to manufacturing.
  • Work with suppliers to help ensure successful completion of manufacturing projects.

 

Other

 

  • Attends meetings as required or assigned.
  • Communicates and gives input regarding performance evaluations.
  • Performs other duties as required or assigned.

 

Special Job Dimensions

 

  • Some travel will be required.

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

 

  • Knowledge of Mechanical Engineering  and Technology
  • Knowledge of Practical application of Engineering principles/ techniques/ procedures to tool design and Plastic Processing
  • Knowledge of Design techniques (GD&T), Tools, and Principles involved in developing precise technical plans, Models, Drawings and Blueprints
  • Knowledge of SAP (or other ERP system)
  • Knowledge of Advanced Mathematics and applications
  • Knowledge of CAD software including CATIA, Solid Works 2015, AutoCAD
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and SAP preferred
  • Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques for maximizing effective manufacturing, Kaizen, 5S and Six Sigma training tools
  • Knowledge of quality control and testing procedures
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate with personnel at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to work well under deadlines, and ability to work well with a cross-functional team to accomplish results
  • Ability to perform with superior service, reflecting a positive company image while sustaining a positive attitude with those you interact with; always going above and beyond to help others out, regardless of their position or department
  • Ability to adhere to the highest standards of quality while continually performing at the highest possible level

 

Education, Certification/License & Work Experience

 

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or Technology
  • 2+ years related experience

OR

  • Masters Degree

 

Equivalent combinations of education and experience may be considered.

 

 

 

Our Benefits

A complete and comprehensive benefit package is offered to all full time regular employees. This includes: - 2 Medical Plans - Dental - Vision - Company Paid Life, AD&D, STD, LTD - Voluntary Supplemental Life for employee and family - 401(k) Safe Harbor and Optional participation with additional Company Match - Legal Insurance - Pet Insurance - Tuition Reimbursement and more

 

 

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Nearest Major Market: Wichita