Icon hamburger
What job do you want?
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.

Process Engineer - Cleveland Plant

Tremco Cleveland Full-Time
Apply on company site

Process Engineer - Cleveland Plant

The Process Engineer’s role is viewed as an extension of management.  We would also require this candidate to have experience in PLC programming and troubleshooting in a chemical process environment.  Responsibilities are broad and include safety, product quality, process control, productivity improvement, and development of a LEAN culture.  The process engineer is expected to spend a significant amount of time on the floor. 

Duties/Responsibilities, Core knowledge:


•  Assume a leadership position at safety meetings in partnership with the shift supervisors.  Activities include resolution and communication regarding safety issues.  Presentation of meeting agenda items.

•  Resolve process issues in partnership with operators and shift supervisors. 

•  Proactively monitor area for potential safety issues.

•  Use DAKOTA software as a tool for compliance for environmental, health and safety. Use the tool to report incidents, near misses and non-conformances

LEAN Culture

•  Develop and execute upon “standard work” activities.

•  Assume responsibility for assigned activities on the accountability board(s). 

•  Thoroughly understand the principle and philosophy behind the implementation of a LEAN culture.

Product Quality

•  Lead the SPC program in your respective areas with the goal of reducing variability in the process; implement, coordinate and execute raw material testing program ensuring raw material variability is minimized.  

•  Ensure identification of root cause and subsequent prevention of future customer complaints.

•  Coordinate the training of operators with a focus on quality critical product specifications and process parameters. 

PLC Knowledge

•  Candidate must understand how to go on line to troubleshoot PLC processors.

•  Must understand how system is operating to ensure safety controls are not compromised by changes.

•  Must have the ability to specify and add measurement devices (i.e. Limit switches, flow switches, proximity switches etc.)


•  Improve productivity through elimination of non-value-added activities.

Skills, Qualifications, Experience, Special Physical Requirements:

•  Bachelor's degree (B. S.) in Chemical Engineering or Electrical Engineer with a Chemical process background from an ABET Accredited university and four to five years related experience and/or training.

•  Six Sigma Green Belt is a plus.

•  Understanding process variance and the resultant effects on Quality

•  Knowledge of applied statistics

•  Perform problem analysis utilizing problem solving methodology

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.


Recommended skills

Complex Problem Solving
Lean Manufacturing
Programmable Logic Controllers
Electrical Engineering
Product Quality Assurance


Salary Estimator

Based on Job Title, Location and Skills
Below Avg. Average Above Avg.

Career Path

See the next step in your career
Process Engineer - Cleveland Plant
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this job

Report this Job

Once a job has been reported, we will investigate it further. If you require a response, submit your question or concern to our Trust and Site Security Team

Job ID: 4462


For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.

It was 1928 when William Treuhaft opened his small roofing materials manufacturing plant in Cleveland, Ohio, naming the company the Tremco Manufacturing Company. Today, Tremco is an RPM International Inc. affiliate company employing over 2,000 people and a leader in the construction industry.

Tremco consists of operating divisions specializing in the manufacture and sale of roofing materials and services; general contracting; construction sealants; glazing and gaskets; commercial and residential waterproofing systems; air barrier and fire stopping systems and a host of custom-designed products, programs, and services dedicated to the worldwide construction and maintenance and repair industries.

We are committed to helping our customers develop and maintain sustainable, high-performance buildings that operate with the lowest possible life-cycle costs for decades.

Tremco consists of Tremco Barrier Solutions, Tremco Commercial Sealants & Waterproofing, Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance, WTI and Canam Building Envelope Specialists. The facilities of each company are ISO 9001/9002 Registered.

Tremco Incorporated is an equal opportunity employer. W/M/D/V/DV encouraged to apply.
We participate in eVerify

View the full profile