The position will provide support to Engineering programs at the Granville location, within the defined World Class Manufacturing (WCM) framework, in a manner consistent with the Principles of Conduct and Action of Saint-Gobain.
Is responsible for ensuring the efficient operation of equipment used within the Granville site for manufacturing its lines of high value PVC & Urethane foams. The position ensures rapid pace of implementation without compromising the quality of standards.
The role supports the design and implementation of manufacturing processes and equipment for web processing using wet coating and lamination, web handling equipment and practices, extrusions and mixing technology. This support will include compliance with all ISO standards (9001, 14001, 45001 & pending IATF 16949) within the Granville Site.
Responsibility for operational excellence via efficient plant design and function. Ensures continuous improvement in process, cost, quality and production utilizing lean and Six Sigma tools. Supports various engineering projects and resolves processing issues.
Will rely on experience and judgment to plan and support goals utilizing creativity as well as excellent diagnostic and problem solving skills.
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Chemical discipline preferred- Required
Master's Degree- Preferred
4 plus years expereince in wet processing/web coating industry- Required
Proven record of leading successful projects- Required
Working knowledge of ISO methodology- Preferred
Working knowledge of TQM/Lean/Six Sigma techniques in a manufacturing environment- Preferred
Experience utilizing SPC data sets to create control charts, CPK adjustments, and improvement projects within manufacturing environment- Preferred
About Granville, NY:
Located within rural Washington County in Upstate New York.
Glens Falls/Queensbury, NY- 40 minutes
Saratoga Springs, NY- 50 minutes
Manchester, VT- 30 minutes
Bounded on the east by the Green Mountains of Vermont, the north by Lake Champlain and Lake George, the west by Saratoga Springs and the south by the Capital District.
Many local outdoor recreational opportunities. This includes a recreational trail that runs directly behind the site.
Not accessible by public transportation.
About the Facility:
SG Granville offers solutions for bonding, protection and insulation to the automotive, aerospace, energy, construction, electronics, medical, and general industry sectors. Through the support of our four global research and development centers and our advanced polymer technology expertise, we create innovative solutions that enhance performance in the most extreme environments. Backed by a proud heritage of product innovation, technological expertise and market leadership, we are dedicated to working with our customers to solve today’s most extreme and demanding application issues.
For more than 50 years, SG Granville has been a proud member of the community- first as Sandon, then as Norton Company. The site continues to support the community with its philanthropic activities and employee volunteerism.
SG Granville employs around 115 employees over three shifts. We are a five day a week operation. We encourage candidates to apply who are looking for a career and not just a job. With highly competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits, we ensure our employees feel rewarded for their contributions. With low turnover and an average service time of over 15 years there are many employees who have made a long-term commitment to the success of SG Granville.
Candidates are impressed with our starting hourly rates and the earnings potential from merit increases. Yearly bonuses, 401(k) with match, and pension add to the total rewards package.
Finally, the opportunity to live where you work affords employees the opportunity to have a great job and still easily be involved in community/family activities.
Saint-Gobain’s innovations touch almost every major industry around the world, Composite Systems is comprised of three business units including Films & Fabrics, Tape Solutions and Thin Films. Our ambition is to provide innovative solutions that combine material science, processing technology and design to save energy, provide protection, improve comfort, and give peace-of-mind to our customers. Our unique performance is delivered by passionate people, empowered to collaborate closely with our customers and solve their toughest challenges.
Our team members recognize that we all create the environment for people to succeed, with a culture built on respect, open and honest communication, and honoring our commitments to our customers and each other. And at the heart of our culture, we’ve learned working together makes good ideas, great ones.
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Sr. Process Engineer- Granville, NY
Posting Date: 04/12/2021
Job Code: 585685See yourself here