Process Engineer

Toccoa, GA, USA

Job Type:

Full Time

About Spinrite

Spinrite is North America’s largest marketer of craft yarn and thread, producing innovative products that are available at leading retailers such as Walmart, Amazon, Jo-Ann Stores and Michaels. We take pride in what we do and are passionate about inspiring creativity for our consumers. Recently, we have grown significantly. In early 2019, we purchased Coats & Clark, which essentially doubled the size of our company. Moving to the future, our vision is to the world’s largest inspiration-driven company for makers all over the world.

About the Role

This Engineer will play a key role by assisting management in the Continuous Improvement function by optimizing current processes to improve plant production efficiency, reduce cost and improve product quality.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assess processes, take measurements, and interpret data

  • Work measurement on current processes

  • Maintain product standard cost

  • Ergonomic evaluations on current process

  • Design, run, test, and upgrade processes

  • Evaluate new machinery and aid in preparation of the capital request

  • Develop best work procedures to improve efficiencies

  • Work with Management Team to develop and implement Cost Reduction Program

  • Perform risk assessments

  • Provide process documentation and standard operating procedures

  • Investigate solutions and implement corrective actions when quality issues are found

  • Assist Management Team in budget preparation

  • Facilitate Kaizen and 5S events

Qualifications

  • 3+ years Supervisory/Leadership experience in a 24-hour manufacturing environment.

  • Working knowledge with Lean Manufacturing principles and Lean Six Sigma.

  • Bachelor’s in Industrial Engineering

Spinrite is an equal opportunity employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and all applicants for employment without regard to any status protected by the Ontario Human Rights Code, US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and applicable state law. If you need assistance or accommodations during any part of the application or interview process, please contact us at 519-291-3780 and ask to be directed to HR.