Process Engineer - BS ChemE, ME (Chicago Commutable)

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The Riddick Group
Norfolk, VA, United States

Phone: 461-3994
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Process Engineer - BS ChemE, ME (Chicago Commutable)


Chicago, IL 



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Process Engineer (Chicago Commutable)

Our client is an INDUSTRY LEADING international packaging and paper firm with more than 25,000 employees and over 100 production facilities.

This Process Engineer role supports the Operations Department with any process and equipment improvements. Specifically looking for a hands-on engineer with web handling experience.

¥ Support manufacturing and maintenance personnel.
¥ Use statistical tools (design of experiments, process capability review) on process and product data to develop and maintain centerlines.
¥ Maintain process control database.
¥ Source new tooling and equipment; oversee installation.
¥ Perform risk-assessment and management of change for new processes / machinery.
¥ Recommend machine improvements or replacements based on data and experience (capital or expense items).
¥ Support manufacturing personnel in identifying root cause and developing corrective/preventative actions associated with both customer and internal complaints.
¥ Assist with training production and maintenance employees on equipment use and function.
¥ Support the commercialization of new products, processes and equipment.
¥ Competence in use of statistics & statistically designed experiments (DOE).
¥ Six Sigma/Lean certification a plus.

¥ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related discipline with five years experience or over ten years relevant experience.
¥ Project management certification desired.
¥ Previous experience with web handling and converting processes, coating background strongly desired.
¥ Previous experience working with integrating electrical and mechanical systems a plus.
¥ PLC experience (Siemens, Allen-Bradley) is a plus.
¥ Previous experience working in a regulated environment (ISO, GMP) preferred.

Salary Range to $110,00.
Relocation Available. Prefer “regional candidates.”