Plastic Suppliers, Inc. is searching for a PROCESS ENGINEER to support our bi-oriented and blown film manufacturing process at our plant in Columbus, OH.
Plastic Suppliers, Inc. is a full service film manufacturer and distributor serving the decorative shrink labels, flexible packaging and window envelope markets. Our manufacturing capabilities include blown and bi-oriented film extrusion processes, surface treatment, coating and slitting plastic substrates. We are searching an experienced engineer to support our continuous improvement efforts, taking the lead in driving the improvement process.
The Process Engineer will:
Work with the team to introduce new manufacturing processes
Ensure the continuous optimization of current processes resulting in increased productivity, quality, production efficiencies and cost improvement
Support the development of new products
Provide technical assistance to customers on the usage of Plastic Suppliers products.
Proven ability to problem solve and implement solutions in a manufacturing environment
Ability to manage multiple projects and produce deliverables in a timely and accurate manner
Solid experience leading process improvement initiatives spearheading multi-functional teams with a proven record of accomplishments
Good communication skills and experience in dealing with customers, suppliers and different hierarchical levels within the organization
A desire to learn in a fast-paced environment
BS degree in Engineering preferably chemical, production mechanical or electrical
Six Sigma black belt
Knowledgeable in the testing and properties of common flexible packaging substrates: PLA, OPS, PET, BOPP, PA, LDPE/LLDPE, corresponding resin grades
Experienced and knowledgeable of co-extrusion of multi-layer films for cast, blown or bi-oriented films, with a good understanding of the unit operations and corresponding impact on the film properties
Experience in other operations related to film manufacturing as slitting, surface treatment, coating
Solid experience in leading process improvement initiatives and leading multi-functional teams
Good communication skills and experience working with customers, suppliers and different levels within the organization
Additional Salary Information: Pay is commensurate with experience and education.
Plastic Suppliers is a full service film manufacturer and distributor, serving the decorative shrink sleeves, flexible packaging and window envelope markets worldwide.We manufacture bi-oriented, cast & tentered and blown PS and PLA films, convert and distribute a broad range of flexible packaging substrates.