Process Technology, R&D Process Engineer
Headquarters- Easton, PA
Scope: Provide Research and Development activities to
evaluate current and future manufacturing processes and materials and/or
performance improvement projects for optimization. Duties may also include the development of
processes or new materials to ensure quality, cost and efficiency requirements
are met. Ensure that best practices are
leveraged at all of our global facilities with respect to manufacturing
processes. In addition, perform advanced level failure analyses for warranty
claims and material failures. Manage our materials evaluations laboratory.
1. Perform, new process development and
advanced technology process improvement efforts at all of our global
manufacturing and or R&D facilities.
continuous support of Victaulic’s Product Delivery System implementation.
3. Actively participate in product
design reviews focused on Advanced Quality Planning, process FMEA’s, mistake
proofing and other quality improvement methods.
4. Manage the development and
maintenance of internal and external technical data packages to include testing
and measurement methodologies.
5. Support product / process reviews
and metallurgical analysis’ related to warranty claims/customer complaints.
routine product reviews through audits of the related manufacturing processes.
new technologies for automating processes to include in-process
Failure analysis on Warranty Claims and material failures
and analyze the results for our process simulation modeling software.
our materials evaluation laboratory at MTC
special projects as assigned by the Director, Global Quality and Process
Engineering degree Preferred, preferably Mechanical or Materials Engineering.
2. 2+ years’ experience in a
manufacturing, engineering environment or post-doctoral environment.
3. Knowledge of green sand casting,
investment casting, chemically bonded sand casting, metal forming technologies
or elastomeric molding a plus.
with statistical techniques using Mini Tab /SPC/Graphing.
5. Basic understanding
of problem solving techniques.
6. Proficient in the use of electronic
systems and software (MS Word, Excel, Lotus Notes, Solid works, Mini Tab,
of Victaulic product line is beneficial.
skills a plus
knowledge of measuring equipment.
11. Able to
make independent decisions without supervisory assistance.
12. Able to
travel globally, as required.