The Industrial Engineer is responsible for providing support to R&D, leading troubleshooting activities, process improvements, equipment installation, and development of processes and procedures. The incumbent’s efforts should lead to cost saving initiatives, improvements in or development of products and processes. The incumbent may interface with Operations and suppliers supporting these processes related to material, manufacturing and engineering activities to support cost, quality and cycle objectives. In addition, the industrial engineer will be responsible for not only working on assigned projects but generating projects from their own methods and analysis.
Proven ability to develop, create, justify, and implement engineering projects.
Strong mechanical aptitude, in addition to excellent organizational and communication skills.
Ability to work in a team based environment and to work collaboratively to solve problems.
Knowledge and experience with 6 Sigma, lean manufacturing, kaizen, WCM.
AutoCAD LT and process control systems experience.
Demonstrated problem solving/analytical ability. Statistical analysis/design experimentation skills, basic quality principles.
Self-motivated and independent. Strong organizational and time management skills.
Familiar with stage-gate process.
Project leadership including project management, team collaboration, and oral and written communication skills are required.
Must possess a body of technical work commensurate with their years of experience.
Demonstrated knowledge in HSE.
Proficient in Microsoft Suite.
BS Degree with a minimum of 7+ years’ experience or MS with 3+ years of experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment plus demonstrated technical judgement/accomplishments or an entry level PhD Mechanical/Industrial Engineering.
Five years’ experience in a manufacturing environment.
One+ years’ experience in R&D environment preferred.
Saint-Gobain NorPro's advanced ceramic technologies span well over 100 years with well-known solutions for fixed bed reactor processing and heat & mass transfer applications. We are the leading supplier of custom catalyst carriers, bed topping media, support media and other products that support energy production.
Many of our brands dominate the industry from our Denstone® bed support and MacroTrap® guard bed media, to our recognized Aludur® and Proware™ ceramic formulation materials and Accu® spheres catalyst carriers. 90% of our catalyst carriers are co-developed with customers from an impressive range of materials ranging from alumina to zirconia.
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