PURPOSE OF POSITION: Responsible for analyzing, planning and improving all processes systems and equipment in the Extrusion department and BOKY facility in general.
Works with the Extrusion department to continuously improve products and safety, quality and manufacturing processes in order to meet or exceed customer expectations.
Provides the necessary process documentation for the Extrusion operations.
Coordinate implementation of any new processes in manufacturing including follow up on equipment and installation.
Provide technical support to Extrusion manufacturing operations to insure a consistent, standardized manufacturing process is established and followed.
Develop and implement training on current and revised processes and procedures.
Prepares interim and completion project reports where applicable.
Other duties as assigned.
Reviews process parameters and equipment parameters and performance for compliance with engineering principles, company standards, personnel safety, customer contract requirements and related specifications.
Implement cost savings ideas that have been identified as potentially feasible.
Controls expenditures within limitations of department and plant budgets.
REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION:
Bachelor’s degree in Chemical, Materials or Mechanical Engineering or similar degree
Minimum 2 years process engineering experience with a background in film extrusion (additional knowledge of printing, wide web handling, laminations, inks and adhesives is helpful).
Must have polyethylene extrusion experience.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong organizational skills with proven ability to complete multiple tasks simultaneously.
Ability to interact with others at all levels.
Must be detail-oriented.
Proven ability to lead, motivate and direct employees.
O Capable of, and commit to follow the plant and departmental safety procedures, food safety guidelines and ISO procedure
O Good communication and organizational skills
O Good mathematical skills.
O Continuous learning will be expected
O Able to work overtime as required