Process Engineer/Sr. Process Engineer

Date posted:
Thursday, October 5, 2017
Towanda, Pennsylvania

Position Title: Process Engineer/Sr. Process Engineer
Location: Towanda, Pennsylvania
Department: 076/079 Ordnance 
Reports To: Len Negvesky, Product Line Manager
General Information:
Pay Band: Type of Position: Full-time  
Hours per week:   Non-Exempt
Requires US Citizenship:
Position Overview:

The process engineer/Sr. process engineer in the ordnance department is responsible for all technical aspects of the department's process and products.  He/She also leads technical continuous improvement efforts with the goal of controlling and reducing costs.

Responsibilities Would Include:
-Technical expert in ordnance production areas. Provide technical direction in an efficient and timely manner in order to meet department’s on time delivery goals
-Lead department technician/intern/Co-op in preparation and tracking of samples required for testing the quality of the final product and data tracking in SAP quality system
-Utilizes technical resources such as technician/interns/Co-ops to accomplish required projects
-Work with cross function teams in order to develop new products
-Create processes and procedures to help the department meet budgetary goals and production goals
-Create, review, and modify material BOMs in SAP for accuracy
-Responsible for meeting cost targets for products
-Lead and support LEAN and Six Sigma efforts for the area
-Lead projects related to quality improvements, root cause analysis, cost reduction and installation of capital equipment
-Interact with customers to adjust products to meet their requirements
- Resource for government first article inspections
-Ensure safe operations and compliance with environmental requirements
Preferred Education and Experience:
4 year technical or engineering degree (Ceramic, Material Science, Mechanical, or Industrial engineering required)
At least 5 years Process Engineering experience preferred
Six Sigma Greenbelt or Blackbelt
Experience with government first articles
Experience with SPC (Infiniti QS), tolerances , machining,  Minitab, SAP, Microsoft Access, and Microsoft Excel
Familiarity or interest in powder metallurgy, powder processing, sintering, machining and metal working
Additional Requirements:
-Ability to effectively communicate, and collaborate with many levels of the organization.
-Occasional travel to customers

Kenneth Brown
Sr. Process Engineer
GTP tri Hawes Street tri Towanda, PA  18848
Direct: (570) 268-5317 tri Fax: (570) 268-5338
Email: tri