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Process Engineer

Katayama American Company | Shelbyville KY 40065 USA | Full Time | Posted: 03/22/2019

Job Descriptiontop

We are looking for an experienced Process Engineer to help launch new product lines, and improve existing processes. Must be driven and self motivated, and help to work well with a team.

Essential Functions Include, but not limited too:

  • To assist sales activities:
  • Production process method development
  • Production process tolerance review
  • Jobs during new product start-up period:
  • In order for successful launch of new product, act as a project engineer to coordinate all aspects of new project among customer, KACI and Katayama Kogyo
  • To control all product drawings
  • To check and verify all product drawings (all specifications indicated in drawings such as shape, tolerance, material)
  • To contact and negotiate with customers regarding all engineering related issues
  • To assist during new tooling installation and its verification and trial
  • To determine in-process tolerance
  • To determine proper dimension of roll forming parts
  • To develop ‘Revision of Material Standards’
  • To develop ‘Spare Parts List’
  • To control all jig, die and equipment drawings
  • To complete and control ‘Work Process Chart’ and process instructions (with QC and MFG)
  • To develop and control ‘Set Up Sheet’ for all processes including roll forming, extruder, SBN, RBN, weld and etc.
  • To study and verify process workability including 4M
  • To train and teach production associates including supervisors and team leaders about engineering related issue.
  • To communicate with other departments regarding all engineering issues
  • To train and guide suppliers about their processes
  • To provide CATIA and CAD support
  • Continuous improvement effort for production parts
  • Clear communication and discussion with other department at time of problem
  • Permanent problem resolution
  • Scrap reduction
  • Purchase goods cost reduction
  • Work efficiency improvement

Education and

Experience Required: Must be team oriented, demonstrate problem solving abilities. BA/BS Engineering Degree, Ability to effectively communicate and lead people and projects. Also requires 1 to 2 years of related experience.

Special Equipment: Calipers, micrometers, welding equipment, lathe, drill press, grinder, and other metal-working tools. PC’s, MS Office, and CAD.

Comments: Must be flexible and willing to adjust to KACI’s needs, including travel.

Job Type: Full-time

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  • How many years of Manufacturing experience do you have?
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  • Are you authorized to work in the following country: United States?
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Location Shelbyville, KY, 40065, United States
Categories Engineering

Location Maptop

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Contact Name Kimberly O'Dell
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Primary Phone 502-844-2413

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