Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-MO-Joplin
    Job ID
    2019-1372
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Engineering
  • Overview

    As a Manufacturing Process Engineer at EaglePicher, you will be the process owner and technical SME for all processes in your designated site and area(s). Your primary responsibility will be to provide the operations team with world-class processes, equipment, and tools to ensure batteries are manufactured safely and efficiently to meet the mission-critical quality standards our Defense customers demand. Passion for process improvement is required. Obsession is preferred!

    Responsibilities

    • Develop, document, maintain, and improve manufacturing processes
    • Spec, procure, and implement capital equipment
    • Support automation projects
    • Design tooling and fixtures
    • Create and maintain process work instructions and standard operating procedures
    • Train manufacturing personnel on new processes and equipment
    • Troubleshoot and solve process and equipment issues
    • Support failure investigations to determine root cause and implement corrective actions
    • Review new product designs for manufacturability and provide input to design team

    Qualifications

    Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology, or related technical discipline
    • Strong mechanical aptitude with understanding of dimensioning and tolerance analysis
    • Detail oriented with an analytical and structured approach to problem solving
    • Experienced and knowledgeable with automated assembly equipment
    • Technical writing experience
    • Solid Modeling 3D CAD design software experience
    • Proficient with Microsoft office software
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills,
    • High energy and self-motivated with a passion for process improvement

    Preferences:

    • Battery industry experience (especially Thermal batteries)
    • Experience with powder metal processing (powder feeding, pellet pressing/consolidation, etc.)
    • Experience with high precision presses, tooling and dies
    • Experience with welding/metal joining (laser, resistance, tig, etc.)
    • Robotics and process/assembly automation experience
    • Automated inspection experience (vision systems, etc.)
    • Experience with formal process validation methods such as IQ, OQ, PQ.
    • Experience with statistical data collection, analysis and reporting
    • Project management experience
    • Six Sigma methodology knowledge and experience

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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