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Guardian Glass is seeking you to become our next Coater Process Engineer at the Kingsburg, California location!
A Day In The Life Typically Includes
This position offers numerous opportunities for career advancement, with potential movement into engineering management, operations management, or plant management.
Utilize SPC, statistical methods, and data analysis to improve quality and yield, lower costs, and increase manufacturing uptime.
Troubleshooting problems that occur during the optical coating manufacturing process.
Document standard operating procedures, training guidelines, and “what if” scenarios.
Assist in new product development and maximize manufacturing capabilities.
Establish and refine operating parameters for new and existing processes; conduct optimization experiments; establish best practices and procedures.
Utilize lean and/or continuous improvement experience to facilitate process improvements and teach others.
Working with customers to resolve quality issues and implement corrective actions (occasional travel may be expected).
Training production operators and work collaboratively with them to improve Coater productivity.
What You Will Need?
Degree in Physics, Materials Science, Chemical, Mechanical, Manufacturing or Ceramic Engineering, or proven experience in the Optical Coating Industr
1-3 years of experience in Optical Thin Film and/or vacuum related technologies; reactive magnetron sputtering process experience is helpful.
Experience TF Calc, OptiLayer, Essential McLeod, or other thin film modeling packages preferred.
Experience with statistical methods and analysis.
Experience with Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing techniques.
Experience with complex projects; ability to analyze problems quickly; development of corrective actions.
Ability to clearly present and communicate ideas, concepts, and plans across multiple levels
What Will Put You Ahead?
Familiarity with Optical Spectroscopy instruments.
Familiarity with thin film optical materials and thin film optical characterization techniques
What Do We Have To Offer?
If you have been looking for an environment where people are valued, entrepreneurial spirit is boundless and opportunities for success are based on merit, and if you want to add value to your company, then Guardian Industries may be the place for you.
Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
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