Sr. Process Engineer

  • location: Steele, AL
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $90,000 - $148,000 per year

job description

Sr. Process Engineer

job summary:
Privately held global manufacturing company located in the Birmingham, AL area is currently in search for a Sr Process Engineer due to the recent growth and sales forecast. This is and excellent opportunity for a candidate with a minimum of 5 years extrusion experience to join a rapidly growing organization. The ideal candidate will have experience working with materials (blending), process engineering for tubing, extrusion and other extruded products.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering plus 5+ years related experience
  • Hands on experience with a strong background in a polyethylene extrusion business
  • strong experience in troubleshooting and fixing electrical components, programs and software
  • strong experience in troubleshooting and fixing mechanical components related to equipment
  • strong project management skills
  • strong communication and leadership skills with the ability to work in a team environment
  • Working knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean techniques
  • Experience with Design of Experiments and Measurement Systems Analyses
  • Proven record of improving processes and increasing line efficiencies
location: Steele, Alabama
job type: Permanent
salary: $90,000 - 148,000 per year
work hours: 8am to 4pm
education: Bachelors
  • Plays a key role in coordinating safety improvements on the extrusion lines.
  • Responsible for developing manufacturing processes related to extruded products.
  • Defines pre/post processes to optimize efficiencies, yields, productivity.
  • Provides engineering support to production by troubleshooting the extrusion processes and tooling, and by help defining maintenance requirements.
  • Perform sustaining engineering functions for the facilities as required.
  • Provides SBU support for new product development and resolving any quality issues.
  • Drives process improvement through Lean and Six Sigma techniques, including Failure Mode Effects Analyses (FMEA) and Design of Experiments.
  • Leader in the implementation of corrective actions in projects and in normal operation.
  • Conceive, justify, and implement significant product design improvements to reduce prime cost through the use of alternate materials, redesign, labor optimization, etc.
  • Available to travel and flexible schedule.

  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 5 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors (required)
  • Process Control
  • Process Improvement
  • Process Improvement
  • Extrusion

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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