Manufacturing Engineer in Pottsville, PA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/6/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $70000.0 - $97000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Position: Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Pottsville, PA

Status: Direct Hire

A client of ours in the chemical industry is seeking an experienced Manufacturing Engineer for their facility in Pottsville, PA. This position is responsible for providing engineering support to the production lines at the facility.


  • Improving the baseline value of key area metrics (yield, quality, capacity, attainment) toward entitlement values through individual and team contributions
  • Developing long-term solutions to eliminate reoccurring area process problems, and developing systems and standard work to maintain gains
  • Daily troubleshooting of operational issues and developing methods to mistake-proof processes plant-wide
  • Devising and leading cost savings projects involving energy reduction, yield improvements, and quality variation, through the plant’s Continuous Improvement Initiatives
  • Developing process packages to support capital projects, and working with capital engineers to implement projects
  • Conducting area Process Hazard Analysis & Management of Change
  • Supporting lean initiatives, improvement teams, and driving continuous improvement in the facility
  • Working with sales and commercial teams to support customer needs
  • Monitoring raw material usage in area using SAP and updating product standards based on improvement efforts.

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • B.S. in Engineering (Chemical / Mechanical preferred) or Physical Sciences or equivalent is required 
  • Minimum 2 years manufacturing experience related to production or process engineering is required.

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Six Sigma or Lean certification preferred
  • 3 to 5 years of process engineering experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals at all levels of an organization 
  • Demonstrated ability to use influencing skills to accomplish goals and objectives 
  • Able to manage multiple priorities 
  • Knowledgeable of plastic film extrusion or related converting activities 
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment 
  • Strong computer skills

Please apply to position or contact Sondeep "Sunny" Singh at (317) 685-2200 for any questions and more details regarding this position.

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with its employees.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer