Lead Process Engineer in ROWLAND HGHTS, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/12/2021

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    24 weeks
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Job Description

JOB SUMMARY Lead Process Engineer is responsible for developing and implementing best practices in the front end (wax through casting). Implement and enforce process control strategies to reduce variation, reduce cost, and improve throughput.


• Improve process control

• Establish and perform SPC testing to monitor and control front end processes.

• Use statistical tools to understand measurement systems and to use data to improve yields and reduce costs

• Identify, evaluate and implement new process technologies that advance manufacturing and product capabilities

• Document work procedures and processes

• Work closely with other departments to ensure organization objectives are achieved

• Help to identify ways to improve labor utilization and reduce cost

• Routinely audit production lots for adherence to established techniques and to ensure the repeatability of the results

• Develop, maintain, and teach “best practice” investment casting procedures and practices

• Use structured problem solving tools and techniques to increase profitability and reduce scrap and rework


• BS in Materials Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent with 7-10 years relevant experience.,

• Investment casting experience in Aerospace or IGT

• Proven success in process improvements using mathematical and statistical problem-solving techniques to identify process variations in manufacturing processes with many contributing variables.

• Strong working knowledge of aerospace specification and requirements • Experience in investment casting in areas of wax, investing, and/or foundry

• Knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing Principles • Good communications skills with customers and all levels of management and manufacturing 

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer