Graduate Process Engineer - Finishing/Coating

General Management


United States, Alabama, Muscle Shoals

Remote Position: 


May 18th, 2022



Specific Key accountabilities 

•    Support Process Specialists in day to day activities related to Finishing APU
•    Troubleshoot issues on the slitters and coating line 
•    Monitors key process indicators using Optimize and IBA
•    Assist in training operators
•    Develops and directs plans to meet quality and yield/waste goals.
•    Conducts root cause analysis related to process opportunities.
•    Conducts root cause analysis for whole pieces lost (WPL)
•    Audits operator KPV’s
•    Develops SOP’s with support from Operations
•    Spends time on floor with operators to observe process for improvement opportunities and provide feedback to supervision for any barriers that operators are facing
•    Takes part in outage planning/reviews when needed
•    Conducts incoming coil audits with Quality Team
•    Supports improvements in safety and housekeeping


Leadership competencies, technical skills requirement

•    Bachelor's degree in Engineering 
•    Strong written skills required (drafting new procedures)
•    Effective oral communication skills (one-on-one, small and larger group presentations, and facilitator roles on teams)
•    Moderate computer knowledge required
•    Available to work off-shifts and weekends on occasion as needed
•    Ability to work in extreme temperatures in plant environment often requiring extensive walking or moving about the plant or standing for long periods of time
•    Must be able to work in a fast paced team environment
•    Good communication, high level of autonomy, collaboration and interpersonal skills are equally important
•    Perform, understand and communicate detailed information analysis and evaluation, and have a good track record working effectively within a team-based environment
•    Language fluency in English. 
•    Ability to work in cross-organizational and multi-functional teams in a global matrix organization with manufacturing operations and an international mindset