Plant Engineer

Company Info
Kore Mart, Ltd.
Hamburg, PA, United States

Phone: 610-562-5900
Web Site:

Company Profile


Plant Engineer


Hamburg, PA 



Job ID:


Job Description:

The plant engineer position combines aspects of mechanical, electronic and material engineering to improve production by developing new machinery, tools and processes which leads to increased overall efficiency, effectiveness and profitability of plant operations.

Essential Functions
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

1. Oversee and project manage the work of contractors in accordance with project requirements.
2. Supports product development or operations team by providing analysis and expertise throughout the inspection process.
3. Analyze current manufacturing procedures and implement strategies for improvement.
4. Upgrade the design and function of existing equipment.
5. Conduct studies to determine the feasibility, costs, or performance benefits of new equipment and processes.
6. Design engineering systems for the automation of industrial tasks including the development and installation of robotic systems.
7. Maintain technical project files.
8. Identify root causes of problems in the production process; recommends and/or implements corrective measures.
9. Analyze data to identify trends in product quality or defects with the goal of mitigating and preventing recurrence and future defects.
10. Assist in the development and operation of 3D printing operations.
11. Work with manufactures and customers to identify, consult and develop new 3D printing applications.
12. Support sales and marketing teams with 3D printing applications.
13. Comply with company policies and OSHA safety and health rules.

1. Ethical conduct.
2. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
3. Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
4. Extensive knowledge of or the ability to quickly learn the organizations production processes.
5. Ability to work without oversight and make appropriate decisions.
6. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
7. Teamwork oriented.

Supervisory Responsibility
This position oversees the quality assurance department.

Work Environment
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to a variety of extreme conditions at the work site including heat and cold exposure. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud.

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The employee will spend time in both an office and manufacturing setting. As such this position will be a combination of sedentary office work and high activity and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, and climbing. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position. Hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., 40 hours per week.

Travel is typically not required for this position, however on occasional travel may be required.

Required Education and Experience
1. Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
2. 3 years of related experience.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications
1. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and CAD software.
2. Experience with ExOne 3D printers and related software.

Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.