The Process and Quality Engineer is responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining production processes and will define process parameters that allow the 24-hour manufacturing operation to meet established quality standards, productivity, safety and cost objectives.
The incumbent serves as a key leader in improving the efficiency of our manufacturing processes and developing new methods as needed. This position focuses on meeting internal and external customer expectations, helps to prevent foreseeable problems, and strives for continuous improvement that goes beyond anticipated results for themselves, customers, and fellow employees.
This position will focus on improvement objectives, including but not limited to such areas as process control, quality, safety and productivity improvement. S/he manages assigned projects, engineering trials and including project scheduling, performance, implementation, and writing reports to meet objectives and deadlines.
This position will be directly responsible for the site capital projects coordination and execution. The projects include mechanical equipment, automation and controls, safety, and will range from enhancing existing products/processes or developing new. The incumbent will be active and responsible in all phases of the project, from initial conception to final project completion.
This position directs the Inspection/Quality Assurance function to insure product reliability, conformance to engineering specifications, and customer/federal specifications in the most effective and economical manner. This includes the direct management of lab technician(s) in the analysis and reporting of material analysis. This position is responsible for the implementation of quality programs consonant with existing and developmental products and processes. These programs shall insure the prompt and cost effective inspection of manufacturing processes and products; development of systems to track and report losses; control and maintenance of quality records, and establishment of quality targets.
This position may provide technical service support to customers and/or the sales organization to solve customer needs and product or processes problems. Must have a solid, practical and theoretical knowledge of manufacturing processes. This position is a technical position to be held by an individual who has been exposed to theoretical concepts through practical experience and formal academic training.
Saint-Gobain Ceramics Division regroups Saint-Gobain’s businesses specialized in ceramic-based solutions for industrial clients. Our product range spans from advanced ceramic grains and powders, to specialty refractories and ceramic systems. We offer “Material Solutions That Make a Difference”, in the sense that our ceramic products and services are mission-critical to our customers’ own applications. At the heart of industry, we pride ourselves in serving segment-leading customers across the world, through long-term, trust-based relationships. At Saint-Gobain, our people are our most valuable asset so we provide competitive base salary and incentive compensation packages to reward and recognize employees for their contributions toward the company's success.
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.
Quality & Process Engineer
Location: Amherst, New York
Posting Date: 05/25/2023
Job Code: USA04716See yourself here