Process/ Electrical Engineer

Position Description

Job Summary

GENERAL FUNCTION  

 

Under the supervision of the Project Engineer, the position is accountable for overseeing manufacturing and technical projects and process improvements. Position will assist with the development and implementation of World Class Manufacturing projects, production and processing methods. Through application of engineering fundamentals and process control statistical tools, will ensure processes are centered, capable and in control; reduce process variations; and resolve special causes of variation.  The position is also accountable for ensuring safety and environmental compliances.

 

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

 

90% Process Engineer/ Electrical Engineering

 

  • Coordinate improvements in developing and continually improving the manufacturing processes in a Lean work environment.
  • Participate in manufacturing project teams which analyze process variations; develop solutions, and implement corrective actions by using advance statistical tools in identifying and resolving the root causes of these variations in the process.
  • Assist with preparing programs for computer control systems.
  • Develop and maintain standard operating procedures and work instructions.
  • Working in conjunction with the project engineer and IT support the incumbent is responsible for the programing of PLCs and Motion Control Systems, including Control Logic Safety processors and networks, HMI, Device-Net.
  • Assist with install and improve use of automation, and programming.   
  • Use proven Lean tools to minimize process variation and improve productivity.

     

    5% Upholding and enforcing Saint-Gobain Safety Standards

     

    5% Other duties assigned

     

 


Required Qualifications

POSITION REQUIREMENTS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS -

 

This position requires frequent and prolonged periods of standing and sitting, and the ability to lift up to 20 pounds.  

This position is located within a vinyl siding manufacturing facility, which may be noisy and dusty and subject to temperature fluctuations – heat in summer, cold in winter.                            

             

The position may be required to travel to attend training, seminars and CertainTeed functions.   Must comply with all safety requirements including use of the personal protection equipment required for this position – eye, ear, and head protection.

PROBLEM-SOLVING

 

The position works under the parameters as defined by CertainTeed, local, state, and government policies and procedures.  The position is expected to develop and implement new innovative systems, and to create continuity between departments.  The position will support and carry out the general objectives and goals of the Claremont Manufacturing Plant.  The position must perform self-directed employee referring decisions of large magnitude to the Project Engineer and Plant Manager for approval.

 

KNOWLEDGE

 

The position must have an in-depth background in technical or electrical engineering.  The position must possess excellent communication skills to tactfully deal with a diverse group of people.   The position must have the ability to analyze and comprehend technical and electrical drawings and documents, possess strong PLC skills and general business knowledge.  This knowledge and skill would typically be obtained through formal education such as a BS in engineering, or other technical discipline.  

 


Company Summary

Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest building materials companies and manufacturer of innovative material solutions, helps create great living spaces by combining comfort and sustainability. For more than three-and-a-half centuries, Saint-Gobain has been enhancing the wellbeing of people everywhere, whether it’s by addressing climate change, delivering true sustainable development, advancing the information revolution, participating in medical breakthroughs or playing a vital role in space exploration. Focusing on the intersection of people, innovation and purpose, Saint-Gobain helps to address the needs of today and the challenges of tomorrow – offering employees the opportunity to invent themselves and reshape the world.

Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

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Process/ Electrical Engineer

Location: Claremont

Posting Date: 09/14/2021

Job Code: 587741

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