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Mechanical Engineer

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Guardian is a leading worldwide manufacturer of float glass and fabricated glass products for the commercial and residential construction industries. The company is also one of the top 100 global automotive suppliers. The company and its subsidiaries operate facilities throughout North America, Europe, South America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. 

Guardian is a progressive company that encourages independent thought and creativity. We encourage our people to use their ambition and creativity to drive our organization, while advancing their careers. We are currently looking for a well-rounded Mechanical Engineer who has demonstrated the abilities to design processes and equipment, manage capital, and optimize manufacturing processes to achieve better performance. 

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Support the 24/7 Float Glass manufacturing operation 
  • Oversee the installation, operation, maintenance and repair of manufacturing equipment such as conveying systems, automated stacking equipment, batching operations and combustion furnace operations 
  • Support mechanical utilities such as fire protection, compressed air, cooling water, purity water and high vacuum systems 
  • Read, modify and create technical drawings, schematics and computer-generated models 
  • Provide training and technical support to Maintenance and Production Departments 
  • Investigate equipment failures and make recommendations for solutions to manufacturing processes 
  • Generate mechanical requirements and estimates for projects and equipment upgrades 
  • Initiate and lead capital projects and drive to completion while keeping on task with budget and schedule
  • Work with contractors, vendors and suppliers to complete assigned project work 

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering
  • 3+ years of work experience as a Mechanical Engineer in a manufacturing
  • Experience influencing others as a project leader
  • Demonstrated problem solving and analytical ability 
  • AutoCad, SolidWorks or equivalent design software
  • Experience leading multiple concurrent projects
  • General working knowledge of OSHA requirements 

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Experience with Root Cause Analysis
  • Corrective action experience
  • FMEA experience
  • FEA experience

Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf


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