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Process Engineer Supervisor

Kelly Services
Chicago, IL 60684
Kelly Engineering Resources is searching for Process Engineer with leadership ability and strong knowledge of batch mixing, blending, and packaging operations. This is on behalf of our client a medical compound/paste manufacturer located in the South Suburbs of Chicago. In this role, your main focus is to work as an Engineering Supervisor that:

+ Leads, contributes to, & coordinates projects for the department that involve industrial process design, mechanical equipment design, and new product development

+ Reviews project performance, validates & coordinates work of the project team

+ Work as an individual contributor on your own projects

+ Assists Sr. Engineering Manager with oversight of the departments daily operations

+ Training/mentoring junior engineers

+ Work directly with Maintenance Department improvement projects related to machinery or cost reduction.

**Essential Responsibilities:**

+ Assist management in direct oversight of departments daily operation.

+ Assign, train, develop and supervise work of engineering department.

+ Participate in assigned long-term preventative maintenance programs and projects.

+ Involved in departments routine operations by handling repairs and assisting management with administrative duties.

+ Prepare process plans for new parts, time studies and prepare quotations for parts.

+ Determine equipment required and justification through conducting feasibility studies.

+ Develop and maintain relations with Engineering Manager, manufacturing, quality and maintenance departments on manufacturing concerns.

+ Decide on equipment, materials and subcontract sources.

+ Supervise installation and initial startup of engineering equipment.

+ Perform and record machine tool capability studies.

+ Identify and debug for production problems as needed.

+ Modify processes to enhance operation productivity.

+ Ensure accident estimates are prepared promptly, repairs are done timely and liaise with surveyor.

+ Develop relations with external customers on improvement work.

+ Perform major repair of hired mechanical systems.

+ Uphold the principles and practices of the business management system, including QC Thinking, Kaizen Innovation, and the corporate philosophy of customer safety and security

+ Participate in regulatory compliance activities related to the job function, including quality audits, adverse event reporting for company products, and adherence to Good Documentation Practices for reporting and record keeping.

+ Perform other duties as may be assigned.

+ An individual in this position must be able to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed above. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

**Qualifications of the Successful Process Engineer Supervisor**

+ BS in Engineer is required

+ Minimum 8-10+ years in process engineering that includes equipment design layout, new product process development and manufacturing within a batch mixing/blending and packaging operation.

+ Leadership ability required, 1-3+ years in a specific leadership role within manufacturing, engineering or projects preferred

+ Proficient with Solidworks (highly preferred) for plant & equipment layout as well as machinery upgrades, will consider other 3D CAD design proficiencies

+ Working knowledge of PLCs understanding upstream/downstream processes and reading ladder logic to validate modifications to machine control programs work

+ Working knowledge of mechanical & electrical systems, pumps, motors, PLC controls

+ Other competencies & interpersonal abilities

+ Solid command of basic business and engineering principles

+ High level of personal enthusiasm and self-motivation; drive for results and the willingness to take initiative

+ Sense of urgency and demonstrated ability to meet deadlines

+ Ability to work well and respect other cultures, you will work with numerous global staff at remote international locations

+ Ability to inspire trust and open communications

+ Engage, inspire, motivate, and influence others

+ Team player attitude

+ Effective and professional verbal and written communication skills

+ Write articles, procedures and reports


+ Proficient with MS Office and ERP systems (SAP is the current environment)

+ Prior experience working with outside agencies such as UL, NSF, WQA a plus


**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-06-15 Expires: 2022-07-16

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