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Process Engineer

JBT Corporation
Sandusky, OH 44870
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It is the policy of JBT Corporation to provide equal opportunity for qualified persons and not to discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law at the JBT Corporation location to which this application is submitted. In addition, as a Federal Government contractor, JBT Corporation is an affirmative action employer. If you require accommodation during the application process, please contact the local Human Resources department. EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

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You may also call Megan Meagrow at 844-286-4524 if your disability or impairment prevents you from applying online. NOTE: Do not use this number unless you need assistance because of a disability or impairment. The personnel attending this phone line will not be able to give you a status update regarding your application and will not be the individuals making a decision regarding your employment.

Process Engineer


Job ID: 2020-6246
Type: Regular Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Manufacturing Support & Management

JBT Corporation


The process engineer position is responsible for determining best practices to produce products and develops processes to ensure quality, cost and efficiency requirements are met This position troubleshoots problems with production and takes corrective action Provide technical manufacturing support for cost improvement and new product integration for the manufacturing operations in Protein Processing in North America Directs / coordinates all activities of the Production (factory floor) department ensuring that production schedules are achieved along with cost and quality targets This will be accomplished through the effective application of all resources including people, equipment, supplies and time


  • Oversees all activities of the Production department ensuring that production schedules are achieved along with cost and quality targets Ensures the effective utilization of equipment and personnel and maximizes the efficiency and productivity of the operation
  • Ensures quality output by coordinating / optimizing manufacturing processes and minimizing / eliminating defects
  • Interfaces with other JBT functional areas including Planning, Purchasing, Engineering, Quality Control and Accounting in order to obtain and share information relating to production standards, Engineering specifications, tooling, routing, schedules, etc
  • Lead cross functional teams to implement processes, methods, and procedures as required to resolve product issues related to functionality, quality, or reliability
  • Monitor and improve the efficiency, output and safety of manufacturing processes through observations and measurements as well as by collecting and interpreting data from other technical and operating personnel
  • Conducts weld certification tests for qualification of personnel Records inspections and test results
  • Use process improvement tools and problem-solving skills to identify and implement cost/cycle time improvements on shop floor
  • Inspects welded joints and conducts tests to ensure welds meet company standards Interpret welding related requirements and troubleshoot welding problems


Knowledge and Skills:

A BS Degree in Welding, Manufacturing, or Industrial Engineering

Must indicate demonstrated effectiveness in:

  • Applied knowledge of stainless-steel material specifications, handling, and fabrication techniques; especially: welding, grinding, surface finishing, punching, shearing, bending, and joining
  • Applied knowledge in Machine Programming including CNC equipment
  • Demonstrated Knowledge of Continuous Improvement / Lean Manufacturing Principles
  • Experience with structured problem solving
  • Ability to identify and implement cost containment or cost improvement initiatives Must be a team player and promote teamwork Must have demonstrated leadership skills and be able to gain employee involvement
  • Good oral and written skills Ability to adapt to changing priorities; anticipates needed corrections and implements corrective actions


Production supervision experience with knowledge of in a manufacturing job shop environment is desired Demonstrated ability to supervise others

Proven experience in constraint management, Kaizen or other process improvement techniques is desired

Scope of Responsibility/Accountability:

  • Position requires a high degree of creativity, problem solving, and communication skills Must be able to develop improvement opportunities and collaborate with cross functional groups to implement ideas Must be hands on with daily interaction of all manufacturing personnel
  • Must think outside the box to develop and implement new and better ways of managing shop processes
  • Must be able to develop plans and articulate them effectively
  • This position is considered safety sensitive, because it will require work and interaction with employees in a manufacturing/production environment

Work Environment:

Office and manufacturing plant environment, which requires familiarity and adherence to applicable safety procedures and policies

Physical Demands:

Moderate physical demands; walking, bending, twisting, light lifting, and other moderate physical activity


JBT Corporation offers the growth potential of a company with a developing technology that is unique in its field, plus frequent company-sponsored events and a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage and 401(k) plan with company match

You may also call 844-286-4524 if your disability or impairment prevents you from applying online NOTE: Do not use this number unless you need assistance because of a disability or i


Posted: 2021-04-28 Expires: 2021-05-30

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