Johns Manville is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Process Engineer located in McPherson, KS. This key role has overall responsibility for process optimization.
This includes establishing and evaluating data to identify process improvement opportunities, evaluating and determining appropriate solutions and implementing the necessary changes manufacturing location.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Inspects and evaluates plant operations and recommends improvements
Prioritizes process opportunities and projects
Coordinates and monitors project assignments in process improvement and process control
Maintains knowledge of new processes, process equipment, process control equipment, inspection and test methods, and the associated costs of these new techniques
Advises estimated costs of proposed projects
Counsels plant in improving and implementing existing process engineering and process control programs
Advises and influences business and plant management in potential application of new advances in modification to existing plant facilities
Design and modification to existing systems and procedures.
Establishes and manages training programs associated with process engineering and process control.
Manages expenditures related to project assignments
Implements process engineering and maintenance improvement programs required to meet OSHA/JM safety requirements.
Prepares process specifications
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BS Engineering Degree, preferably in Industrial or Mechanical. (Chemical, Electrical and Materials Engineering also acceptable)
Minimum 3+ years of engineering experience in industrial process and process control systems preferred.
Solid critical process thinking skills.
Demonstrated ability to provide complex and innovative solutions to process engineering problems.
Ability to train and develop employees to assure operational flexibility and responsiveness, and increase technical knowledge.
Experience developing project cost estimates and manage project expenditures
Computer proficiency in software applications/environments required for analyzing, monitoring, costing, and reporting.
Proven history of results orientation including ability to meet aggressive program deliverables, experience in cross-functional teams.
Exposure to manufacturing facilities safety and quality programs.
Additional Consideration Given to Those With:
Experience with a continuous process discipline such as Six Sigma/Lean/TQM manufacturing environment.
Solid knowledge of systems modeling applications as applied to manufacturing systems.
Experience with executing process optimization initiatives ranging from classical process engineering to advanced process controls.
Masters Degree (technical)
Principles of process improvement
Statistical process control
Working knowledge of AutoCad
Johns Manville (JM), a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a leading manufacturer and marketer of premium-quality insulation and commercial...