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Process Improvement Engineer

Posting Start Date: Oct 10, 2021

Location: Piscataway, NJ, US

Company: Cascades

Your challenge!

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Process Improvement Engineer is tasked with contributing to the development of action plans as a continuous improvement expert. You will be responsible for collaborating with the operation team and participating in both the implementation of your unit’s business strategy and the development of tools to foster a culture of continuous improvement in the unit. You will ensure optimal project improvement progress. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all outcomes associated with the maintenance of their area
  • Ensures execution of action plans
  • Defines and implements maintenance processes
  • Manages defects and equipment failures
  • Defines and implements PM plans in order to improve equipment reliability and reduce need for corrective actions
  • Responsible for the preventive schedule for their asset
  • Supports the other members of the LCT in the implementation and continuous improvement of their respective DMS elements.
  • Defines standard processes and tools to analyze and eliminate recurring breakdowns, shares best practices with the other Maintenance Leads
  • Ensures the process is executed according to defined standards and continuously improves that process based on lessons learned
  • Supports the operators in solving problems that have caused breakdowns
  • Schedule the planning meetings for planned shutdowns
  • Defines the requirements for planned work
  • Performs daily monitoring with mecahnics and electricians of the progress on planned work done during the week, help them understand the work orders and search for parts
  • Manage floor shutdown in collaboration with the Maintenance Supervisor
  • Monitor mechanical/electrical/operational jobs

Your Background and Strengths

  • Bachelors in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering, or related field
  • Corrugator experience is a strong desire
  • Process Improvement experience within manufacturing environment, packaging industry preferred
  • Strong knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suites (Excel, Word and Outlook) 
  • Experience using SAP is a great asset
  • Six Sigma certification will be considered an asset
  • Effective communicator and great team player

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Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. It will fairly consider all those qualified for this position. The use of the masculine in our communication refers to both women and men.


About Cascades 

Being part of Cascades means revealing the full potential of matter, people and ideas. We are a source of possibilities. Since 1964, we have been offering sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in terms of packaging, hygiene and recovery. Join 12,000 women and men working in a network of more than 90 business units located in North America and Europe.

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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