MACtac (Morgan Adhesives Company), a leading manufacturer of quality
pressure sensitive adhesive products has an immediate opening for a Process
Engineer at its manufacturing facility in the Scranton, PA area. Reporting to
the Technical Manager of this facility, the Process Engineer will determine the
most effective ways to use the basic factors of production-people, machines,
materials, information, and energy-to make the company’s products. The Process
Engineer’s primary areas of focus are to provide technical assistance to the
pressure sensitive adhesives and label manufacturing plant operations through
the following: process stability, process improvement, cost reduction, safety
enhancement, improvement of quality yields and efficiency.
Identifies, develops, and manages process
improvement projects specifically aimed at improving operational efficiencies
(process variation, waste, productivity, costs). This includes the ongoing development and
training of required methods and procedures.
Trouble Shoots daily production and process
problems, communicates with Technical Manager, Manufacturing Management,
Maintenance Management, Supervisors and Operators regarding run problems,
investigates root causes and recommends and implements corrective actions.
Works in conjunction with manufacturing and
maintenance personnel to ensure consistent operation of equipment to prescribed
conditions, once developed. Identifies any/all of the following: set-up and run parameters; maintenance
intervals; and/or material specifications.
Develops supporting set up, run and change over
documentation and facilitates all training
Writes, performs, analyzes, and reports on
validations to support process capability, stability and standardization.
Develops project justifications, ROI analysis and
proper project/capital requests consistent with company policy.
Takes lead on management and implementation of
safety initiatives. Always operates with
safety considerations as paramount.
Assists Manufacturing in preparing standard
operating conditions with the appropriate input from the machine operators,
supervisors and technical personnel.
Determines the need for, and justifies capital
projects such as source equipment and components by completing and routing
Allocation for capital form.
Assists Sales and Tech Service in the development
of customer specifications.
Will effectively communicate with vendors/suppliers
and customers (both internal and external) to improve products and to resolve
issues that inhibit high, quality output.