Process Engineer – Coldwater, Michigan

We are currently sourcing candidates for a Process Engineer in our Coldwater, Michigan facility.

Position Summary

Responsible for the development, monitoring and improvement of all manufacturing processes within the Coldwater Hot Works production areas. Ensures that all processes accurately reflect the documented production practices, costing is adequate and quality requirements meet or exceed customer specifications.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

  • Develop, document, and oversee the manufacturing process for respective product lines in cooperation with manufacturing and quality control to ensure that all applicable standards are met or exceeded
  • Evaluate new processes, manufacturing methods and equipment, as required, to improve process capabilities, material yields, and develop new products
  • Provide technical support to customers in an effort to define product/process requirements or troubleshoot existing materials or applications
  • In conjunction with quality control and quality assurance to resolve nonconforming material issues, customer complaints, complete and implement corrective and preventative measures, perform FMEA or other statistical analyses to support all quality initiatives.

Required Experience & Qualifications

  • 3-5 years’ experience in a similar or related metals manufacturing environment

  • Experience with project management

  • Thermo-Mechanical processing of metal mill products, Combustion systems and process equipment control systems preferred

  • Bachelor’s Degree in metallurgical or mechanical engineering

  • 5 years’ experience in a similar or related metals manufacturing environment

  • Working knowledge of MRP/ERP planning tools

  • Experience with SPC, Lean Manufacturing and SAP

  • Proficient in using MS Office software Ability to communicate proficiently both orally and in writing using the English language

  • This position may require the applicant to be licensed under certain United States laws and regulations

  • Competencies: results orientation, entrepreneurial orientation, analytical thinking, taking initiative, effective communication, influencing others, self-confidence

Note: This position will involve access to export-controlled technical data and/or technology and the position requires either U.S. Person status or the ability to obtain an export license from the appropriate government agency for Non-U.S. Persons.

To Apply for this Position

H.C. Starck offers a highly competitive compensation along with excellent benefits, including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k) with company match. Please email your resume with your salary expectations to

H. C. Starck Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer supporting diversity in all our business practices.

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