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

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

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

Project Process Engineer

Staff Matters, Inc. Tucson, AZ Full-Time
DOE Relocation covered
Apply Now
There is currently an opening for a Project/Process Engineer II in the Engineering Department. 

Must have experience in Rubber or Composite 

Manufacturing Methods Rubber Compounds

Resins & Reinforcement

Compression molding
Transfer molding
Rubber to metal bonding
Hand lay-up and pattern design
Vacuum bag and autoclave cure
Rubber grinding to tolerance
Rubber testing

• Certified in lean manufacturing and Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing preferred
• Proficient with MS Office
• Capable of quick response times
• Good speaking, writing, communication and presentation skills 

General Description:

The Project/Process Engineer II -- Special Projects is responsible for providing technical support to the rubber and composite product manufacturing area. This position will primarily focus on providing engineering services to programs with established to complex manufacturing processes.

Secondarily, the position will provide support on development efforts. The position requires a strong understanding of and experience with rubber and/or composite product manufacturing methods including molding, hand lay-up and autoclave cure techniques. On a daily basis, the engineer may interact with all levels of the organization, customers and suppliers. Good interpersonal communication and group interaction skills along with a hands-on style are essential. Travel of 2 weeks per year minimum may be required. This is a salaried exempt position reporting to the Engineering Manager.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Contract Review and Engineering Readiness
• Process Engineering
• Project Engineering
• Product Development
• NCRB member
• Technical support for sales and marketing

Education and Experience Requirements:
• Minimum of Bachelor of Science degree in a technical discipline
o Chemical, Material Sciences, or Mechanical Engineering
• Minimum 5 year experience in rubber and/or composite product manufacturing
• Experience within the defense or aerospace industries is preferred
• Experience with the following manufacturing methods and materials is preferred:

Specific Tasks and Focus Areas:
• Contract Review and Engineering Readiness
o Review customer contracts and technical documents
• Ensure customer has adequately defined and documented the technical requirements
o Conduct engineering readiness to transform customer requirements into an internal technical document package

• Process Engineering
o Maintain REDAR's technical document package
o Conduct process and/or methods improvement activities o Troubleshoot product/process issues
o Support evaluation of customer returns
o Provide training on methods,tooling and equipment
o Evaluate material/supplies and specify to the company's process
o Evaluate engineering changes and incorporate as determined necessary
o Provide assistance and support to production work groups and for implementation of lean manufacturing methodologies

• Project Engineering
o Create Statements of Work for engineering jobs/projects and oversee and report on effort 
o Support the specification, acquisition, installation and qualification of equipment
o Support evaluation of new sources of supply

• New product development
o Perform manufacturability reviews and record results 
o Support tool design efforts
o Conduct process development and product development trials
o Coordinate product qualification efforts and support the generation of quality plans 
o Perform the check function for the company's technical documents and tool drawings

• NCR Board member
o Participate in review of non-conforming product and material as required 
o Conduct failure analysis to identify root cause as required
o Develop and implement corrective and preventive actions

• Provide technical support for sales and marketing efforts
o Quoting support and development of Statements of Work as required
o Technical interface with customers in conjunction with Product Managers

Must have experience with Rubber or Composites

Recommended skills

Aerospace Industries
Process Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Composite Materials
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now

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


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.