Sr Manufacturing Eng

Ogden, Utah
04 Oct 2016
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
JobID :   22584BR

Energize your career with Westinghouse Electric Company!  Our commitment to safe, clean nuclear energy is second to none, and we're proud of our rich heritage of technical innovation and commitment to our global customers' success.  If you are interested in being a part of a company that values exceeding customer expectations and providing future generations around the globe with emission-free energy, we want to hear from you.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Process Engineer at our Ogden Facility.

The Extraction Process Engineer will be focused on supporting the day-to-day production operations in their assigned areas that include the following:

•Identifying and communicating potential safety, environmental, quality and Human Performance issues through direct observation and engagement, reporting At Risk Conditions (ARC), data reviews, outside publications and articles, etc.
•Identifying Critical Process Variables (Critical X's) and Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ) reduction measures, establishing standards and means for monitoring, trending, publishing and presenting performance on a timely basis.
•Developing new or improved methods or changes to process to improve yield, reduce costs and/or improve quality for product lines of responsibility.  Monitoring various product line yields and preparing monthly presentations to highlight results.
•Identifying potential issues before they become problems by continual review of the key process data and applying Six Sigma methods. Identifying key lessons and maintaining Lessons Learned historical database for assigned department.
•Establishing standards and expectations for monitoring equipment performance including review of Preventative Maintenance items and frequency for critical equipment and unit operations.
•Identifying and implementing areas for improvement with support from the EP&T organization and outside contractors.
•Establishing, updating and maintaining the key Process Safety Information (PSI) for the Process Safety Management (PSM) covered processes and department operations including the design basis documents (Process Design Basis (PDB), Controls Requirement Document (CRD), and Piping and Instrument Diagrams (P&IDs).
•Reviewing and approving production operating procedures, Job Safety Analysis, work standards, maintenance of equipment procedures, Preventative Maintenance (PM) procedures and PM frequencies, etc.
•Monitoring and managing the processing data and off-normal events that could affect product quality.
•Supporting projects in their areas through participation in design reviews, team meetings, Pre-startup Safety Reviews (PSSRs), Process Hazard Analysis (PHA), Commissioning, etc.
•Leading small improvement projects in the areas that won't affect other responsibilities. 
•Determining and reviewing all manufacturing processes for cost effectiveness and feasibility, both before and after engineering releases to manufacturing.
•Supporting department activities to design new products, modify existing designs, improve production techniques, and develop test procedures for manufacturing operations insuring the Change Control Process (CCP) is being followed. 
•Reviewing and monitoring all design, engineering, and proposed technological development/enhancement as related to area of responsibility.
•Initiating, evaluating and completing process/equipment modifications through the Change Control Process system.
•Assisting in the development, contribution to, and maintenance of electronic database/library containing historical and current significant technical articles, experimental studies and reports associated with the production/metallurgy of zirconium or zirconium-related subjects/processes.

EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

Job Requirements
The successful candidate for this position will possess the following:

II.  Experience Requirements:

•A Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Chemical) with 2+ years of professional experience in heavy mechanical or chemical manufacturing.
•Experience in support of manufacturing and production processes.
•Professional development classes in the areas of communication, conflict resolution, problem solving skills, statistical process control, advanced uses of software packages, lean manufacturing principles, quality systems and other related fields.

III.  Skills Competencies

•The Process Engineer will possess and be capable of applying his/her broad knowledge of engineering skills, principles, practices and procedures to complete difficult and complex assignments.
•Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written, to work with manufacturing operations personnel.
•Strong technical writing skills, especially work instructions, plans, reports and memos.
•Must have demonstrated strong analytical and problem solving skills.
•Must have strong time management skills to handle multiple ongoing projects in addition to day to day process problems.
•Solid computer skills including Microsoft Word and Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and the ability to quickly learn software such as  MiniTab® as required to perform job specific duties.
Westinghouse Electric Company is a group company of Toshiba Corporation.

Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


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