Manufacturing Process Engineer
Rocky Mount, NC, USA Req #4740
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Ply Gem-Elements , a division of Cornerstone Building Brands ,
located at 130 Red Iron Rd, Rocky Mount, NC is currently looking
for a Process Engineer to join our team.
+ Manufacturing Support: Actively collaborate with maintenance,
operations personnel, quality control and suppliers to maintain and
improve productivity and safety.
+ Work with Operations to gather support need information and
provide updates on process status.
+ Quickly respond to production and process upsets, solve
production issues, diagnose problems, and implement corrective
action (machine fix, process change, etc.) to reestablish
operations. Work with operations to further develop SPC/SQC for
process discipline and control (PD/PC).
+ Provide technical leadership in assigned processes. Act to
continuously improve and expand the site's core process
+ Act to continuously improve overall plant performance through
project identification and completion.
+ Use of engineering principles to drive mechanistic
understanding and root cause identifications
+ Lead standardization efforts in assigned processes. Look for
standardized approaches for machine designs or work processes to
maximize plant standardization, operational efficiency, and future
+ Ensure alignment by all site functional groups to standard
processes, business and quality systems, and governmental
regulations (OSHA, ISO, QSR, FDA, GMP, etc.).
+ Identify and implement modifications to production equipment
and processes to improve overall equipment efficiency (OEE) by
improving process yield, improving production rate, and improving
machine availability. Documents changes via the change control
+ Train maintenance and operations personnel on processes and
machinery to transfer operations knowledge and ensure operational
efficiency and product quality.
+ Gain process expertise through training and experimentation
then apply process expertise to develop robust manufacturing
+ Develop robust processes & architectures via use of tools such
as PQA & Six sigma
+ Use Six Sigma tools for, process capability studies,
statistical process control determination, measurement systems
analysis, and development of process controls systems.
+ Act to continually improve operations processes through
projects, experimentation, designs, and process enhancements. Plan,
specify, and implement process improvements, machine modifications
and tooling improvements.
Process Validation and Quality Systems Responsibilities:
+ Validate production processes as needed using site validation
processes. Establish and implement validation master plans and
document validation results. Identify processes operating outside
of validated state through production audits and take corrective
actions to return processes to normal operation.
+ Closely adhere to requirements of the plant quality systems
including compliance to the change control procedure when
introducing or modifying manufacturing processes and equipment.
+ Ensure compliance of business and quality systems in
manufacturing, i.e. OSHA, ISO9001, etc. through audits against
+ Take corrective action when audits identify any non-conforming
Hours of Work/Work Schedule/Flex-Time:
+ Standard business hours; Monday - Friday.
+ This position supports a 24/7 manufacturing operation.
+ Must respond to off-hours calls to resolve manufacturing
process upsets or plant systems downtime events.
+ Occasionally must flex working schedule as required to meet
REQUIREMENTSEducation:Bachelor's degree in Mechanical,
Industrial, Plastics, Materials or Chemical Engineering or related
Experience: Minimum of 2+ years' experience in an engineering or
technical role within a manufacturing or R&D environment.
+ Ability to lead process engineering projects using appropriate
+ Ability to perform in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
+ Demonstrated skills working with multi-functional teams to
identify root causes and solve complex process issues with a
+ Should have the ability to clearly and frequently communicate
ideas and progress against objectives.
+ Strong social and communication skills - effective at
interacting and communicating across varying payroll levels.
+ Ability to collaborate across functional departments and able
to lead and work in a team environment to solve problems and drive
project work forward.
+ Technical curiosity and willingness to learn.
+ Organizational agility.
Desired Experience / Qualifications / Skills:
+ Master's degree
+ Project leadership skills
+ Six Sigma trained
+ OSHA, Lean or WCM knowledge
+ Experience running process validations
Cornerstone Building Brands is the largest manufacturer of
exterior building products in North America. Our comprehensive
portfolio spans the breadth of the residential and commercial
markets, while our expansive footprint enables us to serve
customers and communities across North America. Our relentless
focus on excellence combined with our ongoing commitment to
innovation and R&D has driven us to become the #1 manufacturer
of windows, vinyl siding, insulated metal panels, metal roofing and
wall systems, and metal accessories. We believe every building we
create, and every part of that building, positively contributes to
communities where people live, work and play.
Cornerstone Building Brands is an equal opportunity employer and
does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for
employment because of age, race, religion, color, protected veteran
status, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or
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individuals are using Cornerstone Building Brand's name and logo to
solicit potential job-seekers for employment. In some cases,
job-seekers are being contacted directly, both by phone and e-mail.
In other instances, these unauthorized individuals are placing
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fabricated ones. These individuals are typically promising
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money to pay for things such as visa applications or processing
fees. Please be advised that Cornerstone Building Brands will never
ask potential job-seekers for any sort of advance payment or bank
account information as part of the recruiting or hiring
+ Job Family Engineering
+ Pay Type Salary
+ Rocky Mount, NC, USA