Continuous Improvement Engineer


Position Summary:
Carboline is seeking a Continuous Improvement Engineer, located at our Green Bay, WI facility.

This position will provide support for plant operations including managing Continuous Improvement Process and Production Process Control.

Minimum Requirements:
4 years Chemistry, Engineering degree or equivalent experience, minimum 3 years' experience.

Formal training in Lean and/or Six Sigma methodologies.

Ability to read and interpret documents such as procedure manuals, operating and maintenance manuals and safety rules.

Ability to use a computer for all company required processes, procedures, and trainings.

Essential Functions:
Experience in identification and implementation of process optimization solutions.

Understanding of Lean Manufacturing/Continuous Improvement methodologies and ability to teach and model them.

Investigating shortfalls, issues, and complaints in current business processes.

Ability to influence, mentor, and coach to get results through others.

Collaborates with operations manager and/or plant engineering on modification of equipment and processes to reduce cost and improve efficiency and quality.

Works together with R&D, engineering, and plant resources to develop and implement continuous improvement projects.

Monitors and collaborates with R&D where necessary to modify production processes for existing products to improve consistency, quality, and reduce cost.

Collaborates with R&D on process development - Including reviewing and approving proposed manufacturing procedures for new products.

Monitors plant operating metrics to identify and implement corrective actions that positively impact cost, quality, and cycle time problem areas.

Provides technical support and consultation to the Quality Control department.

Specifically, regarding recovery plans for off-specification, obsolete, and problem finished goods.

Monitors the consistency of production using SQC, SPC, or other appropriate techniques.

Strong communicator with top-notch presentation skills who can develop and provide training to production personnel on matters concerning formulation, materials handling, processing, and quality procedures.

Committed to the Company's safety and quality programs.

Take an active role in hazard recognition and injury prevention by following all safety rules & regulations.

Follow all environmental rules and regulations to ensure hazardous materials and waste are managed in an environmentally responsible manner.

Leadership role in effort to recertify and reclaim Non-Conforming material.

Works in coordination with QC and R&D to isolate, test and recertify Non-Conforming material that can be repackaged and sold.

Perform additional duties as assigned.

Commit to the Company's safety and quality programs.

Who We Are:
Carboline is a St.

Louis-based coatings manufacturer with a global reach.

The company, founded in 1947, produces high-quality performance coatings, linings, and fireproofing products in more than 20 manufacturing facilities around the world.

Carboline has been ranked a top workplace for seven years in a row, so culture and maintaining a safe and clean work environment is something we take very seriously.

Carboline is part of RPM International Inc., a $6.1 billion, multinational company with subsidiaries that are world leaders in specialty coatings, sealants, building materials and related services.

From homes and workplaces to infrastructure and precious landmarks, RPM's market-leading brands are trusted by consumers and professionals alike to help build a better world.

If you want to be part of a growing global organization with opportunity for growth, we would like to meet you.

What We Offer:
We offer a team atmosphere that fosters cooperation and creativity; a management team committed to employee development and an environment where people are empowered to make decisions.

Our career opportunities offer unlimited earnings potential and our comprehensive benefits package is among the best in the industry which includes affordable benefits, a company match 401K plan and a retirement pension plan.

Carboline is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace.

Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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  • Location: Green Bay, Wisconsin
  • Salary:
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Rust-Oleum
  • Posted: 22-Apr-2024
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