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US, York, SC Production Engineer 2021-38

US, York, SC Production Engineer 2021-38


Under broad direction, the incumbent in this position will focus a significant amount of their efforts in leading/supporting process improvements at the site.  Of specific note, this person will support introduction and scale-up of new products into the facility while also working across functional teams to identify/correct specific issues that are negatively impacting the manufacturing teams ability to produce quality product right the first time.  This person will also provide support and leadership to the site’s on-going process safety effort.  He/she will also manage the maintenance team and develop and manage capital projects including project definition, design work, and costing.



  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry or an Engineering discipline.
  • Independent, self-started capable of working with limited supervision.
  • Strong focus on continuous improvement.
  • Strong verbal, written, and analytical skills
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Working knowledge of A3, CPM, 6S, SMED, TPM, etc.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Knowledge of SPC, SQC, silicone chemistry, and production processes desired.
  • Knowledge of quality management systems including ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and cGMP regulations is desired.

Elkem will conduct a post-offer background check to confirm the information provided by candidates during the recruitment process. Additionally, a post-offer physical, including a substance screening, is required. Relevant candidates will be informed of this if it applies.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disabled and if you are an individual with a disability, who requires an accommodation, please contact us.

  • Region: North America
  • Division: Silicones
  • Job type: Production
  • Working hours: Full Time
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  • Application deadline: 31.01.2022
  • Location: York, SC