Motrex LLC Process Engineer in Fort Smith, Arkansas
Process Engineers are focused on helping the company achieve its mission – to be the quality leader in the market. The plant Process Engineer is responsible for the development, maintenance, support, and performance of manufacturing processes in coordination with Engineering and R&D as necessary. In this role, you will work to improve product manufacturability, reliability, and cost through continuous improvement of the battery manufacturing processes. This individual will be knowledgeable in the chemical, mechanical, and electrical processes as they relate to Lead-acid and Lithium-ion batteries.
Ensure a safe working environment.
Develop and maintain processes that achieve required quality, throughput, and cost targets.
Update and develop process specifications to match current best practices.
Support introduction of new products and processes.
Provide guidance to plant personnel for process equipment installation, training, and operation.
Provide troubleshooting and problem solving assistance to the plant.
Implement Lean Manufacturing principles into the manufacturing process.
Generate ideas leading to cost reduction, process improvements, and scrap reduction.
Analyze and interpret data, prepare and present technical reports, make recommendations on subsequent actions.
This position will have responsibility for both Li+-ion battery assembly and support of the lead-acid battery manufacturing processes.
BS in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering, other disciplines considered based on experience.
5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
Demonstrated project management skills; ability to manage multiple projects at one time.
Knowledge of battery chemistry and manufacturing is desirable.
Ability to work with people in a team environment.
Self-starter, able to execute agreed actions independently.
Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office, Minitab, etc.
Strong problem solving and organizational skills.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Lean 6-sigma and SPC experience a plus.
You must be able to work inside or outside the plant environment. Exposure to lead, acid, fumes, noise, chemicals, heat or cold, and other industrial hazards is possible. PPE and training to work safely around such hazards is provided.
Travel may be occasionally required for Training, assistance to other plants, or other company business.
Stryten Energy is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Stryten Energy (www.stryten.com) is an innovative stored energy solutions provider with The Energy to Challenge the status quo in transportation, motive and network power industries. We invest in and develop the energy storage technologies that give our customers the competitive advantage they need to be successful and achieve their goals for growth and profitability.
How do we challenge? We are customer-focused, quality-centered and environmentally responsible with the health and safety of our employees at the center of everything we do.
Our stored energy solutions power everything from forklifts in warehouses and distribution centers to cars, trains and trucks to data centers and vast telecom networks. In addition to manufacturing high-quality advanced lead and lithium batteries and intelligent chargers, we design cloud-based software for smart fleet design decisions.
Job Locations AR-Fort Smith
Requisition ID 2021-3044
Position Type Regular Fulltime
Address 4115 So. Zero Street
Postal Code 72908