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Production Engineer

Production Engineer

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Production Engineer, for our Greenville, Texas facility. The Production Engineer is responsible for providing technical leadership and support to ensure that currently defined processes meet or exceed work cell's target in terms of SHE, quality, productivity and cost.  Lead incremental improvements initiatives to optimize existing processes through Productivitiy Area Improvement Team.


  • Establish and maintain control of process metrics and data such as cycle time, productivity, uptime, yields. etc. to ensure existing processes are in control.
  • Provide direct engineering support to production to ensure that product is running within SOP/PCD and to the desired quality standards.
  • Establish and maintain control of process metrics to ensure processes are in control.
  • Play lead technical role to ensure that process safety obligations are met include maintaining of safety file, lead/participate in PHAs and MHAs,PCAT, MOCs,PSSR's etc.
  • Participate in visible safety leadership activities.
  • Fill in as relief for Production Area Leader as needed.
  • Provide technical support and collaborates with Quality Engineers,Process Engineers and work cell team to respond to all customer issues,quality escapes and other systemic quality issues.
  • Maintain, develop and update all control documents such as SOP's, MSOP's, WI's, recipes, visual inspection, etc.
  • Maintain and manage router effectiveness metric, BOM,routers, scrap,yield and other aspects of product configuration.
  • Liaise with project/ GEO engineers to implement new capital project in production area.
  • Coach and supports employees in lean and six sigma principles and methodology.  Ensure that operators have the background knowledge in these principles in order to effectively engage with the Area Improvement Team.
  • Teach workout lite process through Area Improvement Team activities.
  • Maintain SOP's, BOM's and routers to an acceptable level in order that the operation runs to plan while minimizing quality issues.
  • Ensure productivity metrics such as uptime and throughput are visible on the shop floor and deviations to standard are being actioned.
  • Ensuresthat router timings are correct to real running conditions in order that OTIF is maximized.  Will be measured via the router effectiveness metric.
  • Facilitate and leads Productivity Area Improvement Team in Continous improvement activities through the use of lean and various engagement tools (inclucing kaizen,workout, 6S, etc).
  • Lead  execution of incremental process improvements (e.g. waste and First-time-Right) by actively engaging horizontally,vertically with all levels.


Job Requirements

  •  Bachelors of Sciences Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering Degree Preferred
  • Minimum 2 - 4 years manufacturing experience
  • Lead a team to accomplish significant goals and objectives
  • Demonstrated problem solving ability to independentl or collaboratively solve a complex problem
  • Demonstrated resiliency in completing projects with significant time and resource constraints
  • Able to handle complex and demanding situations while maintaining sound decision making abilities
  • Candidates with history of chemical applications and aerospace backgrounds will be considered

Cytec Industries Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Engineering
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience 2 to 4 years
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Chemical, Defense - Aerospace, Manufacturing
Required Travel None
Job ID 1836
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Production Engineer

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