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Plating Process Engineer


The role of the Plating Process Engineer is to manage the technical aspects of the plating software, pumps, hoists and downtime. The Plating Process Engineer will also troubleshoot plating production defects in order to ensure the production of quality parts.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Analyze plating solutions using wet chemistry and equipment.
  • Develop strategic plans to ensure the maintenance of the plating equipment.
  • Manage Plating Process Engineers in maintaining plating process as needed.
  • Develop QS9000 work instructions for the plating department.
  • Develop standards for current and future plating activities including but not limited to process improvement, process standardization, line design, and cost reduction.
  • Responsible for following all environmental policies, procedures, work instructions and requirements applicable to his or her work, including the proper use of personal protective equipment.
  • Responsible for immediately reporting to management all environmental concerns related to work being carried out, as well as, all incidents, which present a hazard to people, production, or the environment.
  • Define process limits based on experimentation and analysis.
  • Develop new processes, methods, and layouts to increase equipment flexibility and improve manufacturing yields.
  • Observe and comply with all federal, state, and local safety and environmental regulations associated with this job.
  • Aid plating manager in identifying training needs. Attend and participate in all scheduled training and educational programs identified for this position.
  • Promote and maintain 5-S to ensure an organized, clean, and work safe area.

    The Experience You Will Bring


    • BS in Chemistry/Chemical Engineering preferred; OR equivalent experience in lieu of a degree 
    • Willingness to work a rotating 12 hour shift schedule.  

    Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

    At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

    Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
    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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