Plastics Suppliers, Inc. is a global leader in providing innovative plastic film solutions to a number of market segments. We are the world's leader in the manufacturing and distribution of compostable, EarthFirst, bio-based polyester films to a wide range of growing markets. Careers at PSi include competitive compensation, excellent medical and dental benefits an attractive 401K plan with employer match. Get on a winning team - join PSi!
The Senior Process Engineer will:
Develop and execute improvement plans to deliver on objectives for quality, service, and manufacturing cost. The scope of work will include all manufacturing processes. Utilizing a Lean and Six Sigma toolbox,.
Own process control, driving out waste and variation.
Work with the team to develop and introduce new manufacturing processes.
Ensure the continuous optimization of current processes for improvement of productivity, quality, efficiencies and reduction of cost.
Lead and support the development of new products.
Provide technical assistance to customers.
BS degree in Engineering preferably in mechanical or electrical
Experience with design/installation of manufacturing machinery and equipment
Proven ability to problem solve and implement solutions in a manufacturing environment
Ability to manage multiple projects and produce deliverables in a timely and accurate manner
Solid experience leading process improvement initiatives spearheading multi-functional teams with a proven record of accomplishments
Six Sigma black belt training
Knowledge of the testing and properties of common flexible packaging substrates: PLA, OPS, PET, BOPP, PA, LDPE/LLDPE, corresponding resin grades
Five to seven years of experience in the co-extrusion of multi-layer films for cast, blown or bi-oriented films, with a good understanding of the unit operations and corresponding impact on the film properties
Experience in other operations related to film manufacturing such as slitting, surface treatment and coating
Experience providing technical assistance to customers, project groups, start-up of production lines, flexible packaging conversion and shrink label manufacturing
Some travel is required
Pay is commensurate with experience and education
PSI offers a very competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance, LTD/STD, 401(k) with employer matching contribution, paid vacation and holidays. Most benefits are effective on the first day of employment.
PSi is an Equal Opportunity Employer
About Plastic Suppliers, Inc
Plastic Suppliers is a full service film manufacturer and distributor, serving the decorative shrink sleeves, flexible packaging and window envelope markets worldwide.We manufacture bi-oriented, cast & tentered and blown PS and PLA films, convert and distribute a broad range of flexible packaging substrates.