To work with the foam pouring team at a plant to ensure that safety, production, and quality standards are metand to provide analytical support for process improvements.
The successful applicant will play an essential role in developing, implementing and managing the day to day process of moulded foam manufacture. He will be responsible for the process, layout, balancing and mould implementation to ensure that all foam processes are efficient and produce excellent quality products.
Desired Skills and Experience
Experience in process control of moulded foam operations and a high volume manufacturing environment.
Monitor daily foam production and supervise the pour line workforce. Adjust formulas as need to maintain product within specifications.
Conduct trials to develop new and improved manufacturing processes and foam formulations
Generates innovative concepts in product, material, and process techniques for new foam products.
Provide analytical expertise for process improvements and SPC/SQC.
Troubleshoot equipment problems and solve process issues.
Oversee inventory control and ordering of chemicals/raw materials.
Understanding of lean manufacturing principles.
Ability to read and understand design drawings
Coordinate failure analysis to determine root cause and appropriate corrective actions.
Engineering analysis, simulations, Tolerance analysis, DoE.
Generate ideas for new technologies and develop test and implementation plans.
Experience in analyzing and solving complex technical problems and provide solutions that can be implemented in a timely manner.