Paint Process Engineer

Company: Elwood Professional ( Learn More )

General Information
4 Year Degree
At least 8 year(s)
Not Specified
Job Description
Paint Engineer
Direct Hire
Ogden, Utah
90k-100k (DOE)

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  • World’s largest automotive safety supplier  – global sales of $8,267 million in 2012
  • Currently has operations in 29 countries with over 51,000 employees
  • Develops cutting edge technology within the industry
  • Holds an almost 30% market share in Europe, North America and Asia – supplies to all major car manufacturers
  • Paid Holidays once the associate works at least 1,000 hrs including regular and overtime in a 28 week period.
  • Paid weekly by direct deposit or cash card.
  • Benefit coverage offered: Minimal essential coverage, hospital indemnity, telehealth, dental, and vision.
  • THE ROLE YOU WILL PLAY: Paint Engineer
  • Oversees the complexities associated with the maintenance, repair and design improvements of automated paint equipment and robotics.
  • Oversees maintenance, repair and design improvements of automated paint equipment. 
  • Operates paint process and application equipment in accordance with established control plans and specifications in order to satisfy the customer quality standards and delivery schedule.
  • Communicates and cooperates with paint suppliers and equipment suppliers on usage optimization, formulation compatibility, paint performance and quality issues on current programs and future developmental programs.
  • Utilizes problem solving tools (8D, Fishbone, 5 Why) to solve and eliminate problems and variation.
  • Responsible for complex paint mixing and ensuring accurate product inventory of the paint.
  • Demonstrates mastery and provides expertise in the utilization of solvent based 1K and 2K PU paints, fluid delivery systems, and robotic liquid coating application equipment and processes.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in trouble-shooting appearance and performance issues as well as training others in problem identification and resolution.
  • Performs preventative maintenance of the paint application systems.
  • Ensures proper handling of paints and solvents per waste handling regulations.
  • Performs process equipment specification development.
  • Utilizes and demonstrates proven ability to set up a paint kitchen capable of quick change-over
  • Reviews current paint processes for modifications as requested by the customer.
  • Meets customer requirements to improve efficiency, quality and or characteristics.
  •  COMMUNITY: Ogden, UT
  • Ogden City ranks #1 in places to start a family.
  • Ogden named in Wallethub study 'Best Metro Area to Work for a Small Business'
  • Ogden-Clearfield named a best place for home ownership.
  • Whether you’d like to explore Ogden’s fascinating history, take in a community theatre production or sneak away to a local spa.
  •  BACKGROUND PROFILE:  Paint Engineer
  • Education
  • Bachelor degree in Industrial, Mechanical, Manufacturing, Chemical, Electrical or Product Engineering.
  • Previous Experience
  • 8+ years of experience as a Paint Engineer
  • Hands on competence with robotic programming is required.
  • Solid Works experience and hands on mechanical aptitude.
  • Knowledge of various pre-treatment and paint cure systems.
  • Experience with application of water-born paints.
  • Knowledge and experience with solvent based 1K and 2K PU paints, paint mixing, paint delivery systems, and robotic liquid coating application equipment.
  • Preferred Experience with:
  • Automotive Industry
  • Water borne paints and system setup
  • Toyota Production Systems
  • PLCs and PC controlled systems
  • ABB Robotics
  • Allen Bradley programming
  • IR ovens and overhead conveyors
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