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Posted: Monday, February 5, 2018 9:25 AM

# Job Description
BWAY is one of the largest manufacturers of rigid metal and plastic containers in North America. Our diverse products and broad geographic reach have made us a market leader in the general line packaging industry. BWAY offers comprehensive packaging for a wide variety of applications. BWAY is an Equal Opportunity Employer of minorities/females/vets/disability.
The Process Engineer is responsible for developing and implementing process, product, and equipment improvements in the plant. The continued use of Pro-T-Con process optimization software will be an essential part in the development of these improvements. This position interacts with operators, machine attendants, engineers, management, maintenance, and customers. In addition, this position will also coordinate all Major Engineering projects and process or product improvements in conjunction with Corporate Engineering (E&TS;).
Provide technical expertise for all Engineering and molding operations. Provide process improvements through evaluating opportunities inside and outside the organization. Provide focused attention to the quality of the products and processes of NAMPAC s business, and ensure the safe, efficient, and responsive operation of manufacturing operations. Challenges of this position include the difficulty of implementing standardized processes and disciplines into an existing culture, the use of process optimization techniques and improvement of processing methods for the manufacturing operation.
This Engineer will have a functional responsibility to implement major projects and product or process changes driven by Engineering, and also assist with new product development assigned to the plant.
This Engineer interacts on a continuing basis with E&TS; and will foster open and accurate communication of information between the plant and all levels of the organization. There will be regular communication between this Engineer and all of the NAMPAC plants regarding problems, solutions, and advancements. This communication will be completed through multiple weekly conference calls, individual calls, and emails.
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* Provide ongoing technical support to plant operations to insure safety, productivity, quality, and delivery performance for the plant.
* Continuously monitor cycle times, improve cycle times, and update process sheets.
* Continuously monitor process parameters to ensure that the standard process protocol established by E&TS; is being followed by all machine attendants.
* Train machine attendants as necessary on all aspects of injection and blow molding.
* Provide AutoCAD drawings to maintenance as needed, and periodically update the plant drawing as necessary for individual departments as well as for the EAP, SPCC, and plant improvements.
* Provide weekly reports (Tracker Cycle Times, Pail Weights, Sterling Settings, etc.).
* Perform sampling of new molds, new materials, and new molding protocols in both injection and blow mold departments.
* Provide sales with technical support for new products and any other areas as needed.
* Product and process improvement of existing operations.
* Establish guidelines for preventative maintenance of molds and machines working in conjunction with E&TS; and machine suppliers.
* Assisting plant production and quality assurance in maintaining processes and maximizing machine performance, safety, and quality.
* Assist E&TS; with the investigation and implementation of advances in tooling, molds, and equipment.
* Evaluate and implement material advances in conjunction with E&TS.;
* Assist in new product specifications and product refinements; implementation of new product specifications and supplier specification changes.
* Assist in component evaluation for new products and new product testing.
* Resource for mold and equipment repairs.
* Establish new process refinements/process controls.
* Coordinate all Pro-T-Con activity.
* Develop standard operating procedures for molding machines and related equipment.
* Provide support with new mold and equipment installations.
* Develop packaging optimizations.
# Job Requirements
This position requires a minimum 5 years experience in a related position in the molding industry, with a preferred background in packaging manufacturing. A degree in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent industry experience), or a BS in Plastic Engineering, with a minimum of 5 years of experience in the Plastics Industry. The position requires extensive knowledge of the molding process, molding equipment, and mold tooling. Experience is required in handling multiple projects, simultaneously. The job also requires knowledge of the packaging industry, its products, major markets, and requirements for manufacturing.
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* Results Orientated - including the ability to communicate this necessity to others. The ability to react to difficult situations and deal with matters in a professional manner.
* Ability to react to situations in a timely manner and be flexible with people and operational assets. Organizational skills: especially including customer contacts and dealings with plant managers and sales people.
* Problem solving skills in managing the day to day operational crises that arise, as well as coming up with innovative solutions to process problems. Overcoming obstacles.
* Persistence - including the difficult job of managing multiple projects and assisting individuals with different agendas and diverse skills and personalities. The resolve to finish.
* Coaching and teaching skills
* Ability to get people organized in a manner that allows each of them to contribute to the success of the group.
* Ability to get through the other people skill deficiency and the ability to listen as well as speak.
* Ability to anticipate operational problems and act on those intuitions and to make corrections before problems arise.
* Expertise in process improvement principles
* Possess a value-added attitude
* Be a Team Player
* Attention to Detail
* Possess the highest degree of Integrity
* Tolerance for Stress
* Service oriented
*Employee Type:* Full-Time
*Location:* Cedar City, UT
*Job Type:* Engineering, Manufacturing
*Experience:* Not Specified
*Date Posted:* 2/8/2018
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