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Manufacturing Engineer - 5477

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Salt Lake City, UT
Posted:
November 11, 2019

Description:

Manufacturing Engineer - 5477

Role: Engineering, Science, or Related

Relocation Available: Yes

Industry: Manufacturing

Location: Utah

Town / City: Salt Lake City

Job Type: Permanent full-time

Job description:

The incumbent will be responsible for identifying and correcting inefficiencies in the plant operation lo increase yields, increase throughput, reduce operation/process variability and otherwise reduce costs. The improvements will be accomplished through more efficient operations management, improved equipment and manpower utilization, work method changes, procedural or process changes, or changes in process equipment. This position will also be used as an environment for evaluating incumbents potential to fill line supervision positions.

A BS or MS in metallurgical or chemical engineering with knowledge of operations research and industrial engineering principles applicable to heavy industry with chemical and pyrometallurgical processes.

The incumbent will have good communicative and organization skills to be able to focus the resources of several departments on projects and problems. Experience in a heavy industrial environment will provide necessary experience and use of resources. The incumbent will need to develop an intuition about the practicality of ideas and suggestions.

The incumbent should be familiar with chemical processing equipment operation, but actual operation is required only when training, troubleshooting or in startup situations. The incumbent should be adept at using a programmable calculator and should be familiar with the use of spreadsheet type programs to enhance analytical efficiencies.

Bottom Line Requirements:

1. A BS or MS in metallurgical or chemical engineering.

2. Knowledge of operations research and industrial engineering principles applicable to heavy industry with chemical and pyrometallurgical processes.

3. Experience in a heavy industrial environment.

4. Familiar with chemical processing equipment operation.

5. Adept at using a programmable calculator and should be familiar with the use of spreadsheet type programs to enhance analytical efficiencies.