Mechanical Engineer I

Position Description

Job Summary

What’s the job? The Mechanical Engineer I will be responsible for investigating and problem solving plant reliability issues utilizing World Class Manufacturing (WCM) techniques and principles. This position will also support maintenance teams in the rationalization, planning and scheduling of maintenance activities to drive improved sustainable plant reliability in a manner consistent with CertainTeed Gypsum’s Vision, Mission, Values and Objectives (VMVO). I will also support the plant and company strategic initiatives including capital and non-capital process equipment projects and provide leadership in the implementation and support of plant process modifications. • Responsible for planning, evaluating, organizing, and implementing assigned installation, maintenance and repair activities and coordinating with other departments to assure minimum downtime for production and maximum safety of employees. • Performs root cause analysis as well as implement sustainable countermeasures on losses related to maintenance. • Ensures Professional Maintenance (PM) is accomplished in a timely manner and are to a high standard of quality. • Support Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) teams in the development of equipment ledgers and problem solving. • Develops and maintains standard operating and maintenance procedures and work instructions. • Maintains records of plant and individual equipment performance. • Prepares and maintains data sheets, equipment ledgers, OEM documentation and flow charts required for the proper and efficient operation of plant equipment. • Supports Autonomous Maintenance through training of operators and ensuring that equipment basic conditions are maintained. • Research, purchase, logistics and maintenance of spare parts stores area. • Continuously evaluates workplace for safety concerns and ensures behavioral safety initiatives are performed to goal levels.

Required Qualifications

What do you bring? • Bachelor’s Degree in mechanical engineering or similar discipline or equivalent experience. • One (1) to three (3) years’ experience in an industrial, manufacturing environment. • Experience with the sciences of heat transfer and flow of solids, liquids and powder. • Excellent problem solving capabilities and the ability to work independently on assigned tasks. • Flexible and open-minded with good written and oral communication. • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.

Additional Description

Preferred Qualifications • Applied professional engineering experience and aptitude in a manufacturing environment. • Experience with P&ID, Equipment Layout Drawings, MS Project and AutoCAD LT. • Experience in grinding, conveying, mixing, forming, design optimization & troubleshooting. • Knowledge of WCM, EEM, Kaizens, Lean, TPM, Root Cause, PFMEA & DFMEA toolsets. • Familiar with PM technologies (vibration analysis, infrared thermography, oil analysis, ultrasonic).

Company Summary

Why work for us? At Saint-Gobain, our employees have pride in belonging to an organization whose culture is made up of these core values: Trust, Empowerment, & Collaboration. Our company encourages diversity and inclusion in all its forms while our products make the world a more beautiful, safer, and sustainable home. What are our perks? We provide unique options to fit your unique lives! Our Total Rewards Program is customizable to accommodate your needs. Our menu of flexible options includes, but is not limited to: • Excellent healthcare options: Medical, vision, prescription & dental • Family Focus & Balance: Parental leave, paid time-off and Employee Assistance Program • Financial Security: Competitive 401(k), Company-funded Retirement Accumulation Plan and Employee Stock Purchase Program (PEG) • Tuition Reimbursement: Continuing education for every season of your career • Pet Insurance options: Insurance plan & prescription discount program for your furry friends • Employee Recognition Programs • PerkSpot: Our exclusive one-stop online discount marketplace • LiveWell: Rewarding you for living a healthy lifestyle

Legal Statement

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. Apply Now

Mechanical Engineer I

Location: Semora, North Carolina

Posting Date: 07/31/2022

Job Code: USA01795

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