Atkore International Group Inc. is a leading manufacturer of Electrical Raceway products, primarily for the non-residential construction and renovation markets, and Mechanical Products & Solutions for the construction and industrial markets. Our mission is to be the customer’s first choice for electrical raceway and mechanical products and solutions, by providing unmatched quality, delivery and value based on sustainable excellence in strategy, people and processes.
Our business is comprised of two reporting segments, Electrical Raceway and Mechanical Products & Solutions, with total annual revenue of $1.6 B. Electrical Raceway has 2 business units, Cable Solutions and Conduit & Fittings, totaling just over $1B in annual revenue. Mechanical Products is a stand-alone business unit with about $600M in annual revenue.
Our global locations include 58 manufacturing and distribution centers in the US, Canada, the United Kingdom, China, Australia, and New Zealand with over 3,600 employees.
AFC Cable Systems - a part of Atkore International, has a current opening for a Process Engineer based out of our New Bedford, MA facility. This position is a highly visible role that will focus on key cross functional process and system improvements allowing us to accelerate the standardization, stability, and simplification in the manufacturing and key customer facing business processes.
Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the purpose of this position is to drive the advancement of manufacturing operational processes and material replenishment systems to meet customer pull demands. Using a strong Lean Manufacturing focus towards optimizing systems, equipment performance and resources, this hands-on role will lead the tactical efforts towards the achievement of the Strategic Plan objectives. A Process Engineer at AFC participates in the promotion and facilitation of process improvements across the entire value chain.
Problem Solving and Process Improvements.
Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost and Innovation improvements.
Value Stream Management and support.
Assisting/Facilitating Manufacturing training and events.
Sustainment of 5S.
Variation Reduction - SPC implementation; supporting Cpk goals.
Set Up Reduction - Implement SMED methodology.
Optimizing Inventory Control/Kanban System.
Line Balancing and Flow Creation.
Promote and facilitate associate development and leadership.
BS in a Mechanical- Engineering discipline and/or a combination of college education and Engineering experience totaling five (5) years.
Process/Manufacturing Engineering experience in an industrial environment.
Must be proficient with computers and general engineering software solutions (Auto-Cad, Solid Works).
Must be able to effectively communicate in both written and verbal forms.
Strong practical skills within a Lean manufacturing environment is highly desirable.
Experience with various manufacturing process technologies.
Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in time and project management.
Working knowledge of manufacturing equipment and systems.
Ability to work in a team environment and as an individual contributor.
Ability to support and drive company values and initiatives from a leadership level.
Managerial courage and dealing with people in a positive manner a must.
Self sufficient, enthusiastic individual.
Lives the Continuous Improvement culture and can drive change.
Passionate about Lean and the attainment of key initiatives.
Strong data driven process and system methodologies.
Ability to hold self and others accountable.
Enjoys plant level, hands-on involvement in the improvement process.
Our Culture Drives Value
Atkore’s culture is created from the disciplined use of the Atkore Business System (ABS), which is a critical part of our mission and a foundational system based on excellence in People, Strategy, and Processes, tied together with Lean Daily Management (LDM) to manage and sustain the business we have today, and Strategy Deployment Process (SDP) to create the business we aspire to become.
Having the right talent in the right roles enables successful ABS execution, improves our customer’s experience, and delivers breakthrough results. Said another way, that’s how we win!
Great Leaders Drive Value
Atkore is committed to creating an engaged and aligned workplace that helps drive an accountable and performance-based culture. Our team possesses a willingness to strive for breakthrough results, stays focused on being standout leaders, and fully supports decisions of the Company after robust debate. We consistently live the Atkore mission, learn our strategic priorities and link behaviors to those priorities, all in a way that’s consistent with our core values. Together, we build stronger leaders and improve customer satisfaction which positively increases the overall value of the enterprise.
Atkore Delivers Value to You
By joining Atkore, you can expect to receive a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, flexible spending accounts, tuition reimbursement, as well as life, accident and disability insurance. In addition, Atkore offers wellness programs and employee assistance resources to help employees achieve a healthy work-life balance.
Our dedicated employees are recognized for their commitment to our customers and making our company better than it was the day before.
Atkore International is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate because of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital or family status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, military veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Atkore International is a diverse company that believes its employees are the foundation for investing in its future, through the understanding that awareness and acceptance of our individual difference enhance inclusion and promote engagement and alignment. Diversity and inclusion are keys to growing our business and providing a work environment that fosters contributions by all employees.
Join our team and align yourself with an industry leader!