Extrusion Engineer

1802 2017-12-12 Pełny etat
Inżynieria Keokuk, IA USA

Highlights of the Position

To provide direct support for extrusion process, technical and maintenance issues. Ensure that all machinery and the process are functioning in a safe and effective manner. Actively pursue continuous improvement in the extrusion processes.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Responsible to develop and maintain an effective knowledge of machinery and processes related to area of responsibility.
  2. Responsible for tracking project status and Open Issue Trackers/Timelines, etc.
  3. Communicate with operators and managers to relate any problems with process, quality and safety.
  4. Work with Product Engineer to develop design/process changes to increase productivity and reduce cost, scrap and risk assessment associated.
  5. Work with Extrusion Engineers to develop profiles that are able to be processed in extrusion and finishing with the maximum allowable tolerance while still meeting customer requirements and expectations.
  6. Assist manufacturing and maintenance in troubleshooting of process/mechanical problems.
  7. Development of process improvements to increase productivity and reduce cost.
  8. Support manufacturing with open issue development and implementation.
  9. Support of Quality Engineer by actively pursuing process improvements to reduce process variables and improve quality of product.
  10. Responsible to keep Manufacturing, Quality and Engineering aware of any issues encountered that may affect safety, quality, cost and productivity.


Required: Professional knowledge/skills normally acquired through the completion of Bachelor's degree program in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.

Preferred: Prefer 5 years rubber experience in a Tier 1 automotive supplier.

Skills: Must be able to communicate with all levels of employees.