Engineering - Manufacturing, Applications & Process Management
Company: Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics
Location: Garden Grove
Posted on: June 23, 2019
Saint-Gobain is the world's leading producer of engineered high
performance polymer products for virtually every industry around
the globe, including automotive, medical, pharmaceutical, chemical,
food, beverage, airline, truck manufacturing, appliances,
construction and microelectronics.
Backed by a proud heritage of product innovation, technological
expertise and market leadership, Saint-Gobain is dedicated to
working with our customers to solve today's application issues and
to meet the challenges that lie ahead.
Saint-Gobain's tradition of excellence goes back more than 350
years when it was established near Paris, France in 1665. Today,
Saint-Gobain is one of the world's top 100 industrial corporations
and a leader in a wide array of engineered materials. Saint-Gobain
employs over 170,000 employees in over 66 countries.
At Saint-Gobain, we believe that the innovations you dream can make
a true impact on the world; that you can build a diverse career in
a company with a rich history; and that the teams you work in offer
the utmost in collaboration and cooperation.
Together, We Make a Material Difference!
If you are wanting to Invent Yourself, Reshape the World, and
Explore new possibilities with Saint-Gobain, please review the
following general job description for the Engineering –
Manufacturing, Applications & Process Management functions*.
In preparation for our growth ahead, we would like to start
learning about your interests for future opportunities with
Saint-Gobain High Performance Solutions – Life Sciences, Composites
If you are interested within the area of Engineering –
Manufacturing, Applications & Process Management, please apply to
this general job profile, and include a cover letter referencing
the position level and geography of interest.
Please email your questions to
(*Ongoing reference within Job Function: This Job Description
provides an overview of the general responsibilities for the HR
Manager job family within Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics.
Candidates who submit their profiles will account for their general
interest and desire to learn more about Saint-Gobain and potential
career opportunities. We therefore encourage talent to regularly
review and formally apply to all related requisitions as pertaining
to their specific career interests & desired location.)Merrimack,
NH; Ravenna, OH; Puyallup, WA; Hoosick Falls, NY; Granville, NY;
Traverse City, MI; Taunton, MA; Portage, WI; Poestenkill, NY;
Akron, OH; Bridgewater, NJ; Mickleton, NJ; Gaithersburg, MD;
Clearwater, FL; Beaverton, MI; Worcester, MA; San Diego, CA;
Oceanside, CA; Bristol, RI; Garden Grove, CA; Wayne, NJ; Solon, OH;
Cleveland, OH; Orange, CT.
Engineering – Manufacturing, Applications & Process Management
(EMAP) is responsible for the oversight, design, development and
maintenance of the production, applications & processes supporting
the assigned plant location(s) and/or the multi-product operations
that services Saint-Gobain's High Performance Solutions business
sectors - Life Sciences, Composites, & Mobility and/or Process
Systems business units.
Referenced functionalities include:
Manufacturing Engineering: responsible for overseeing the planning,
development, implementation and maintenance of manufacturing
methods, processes, tools and operations for new and existing
products, including process validation within ISO guidelines and
other regulations. Ensures the effective use of materials,
equipment, and personnel in producing quality products at minimum
Applications Engineering: work with customers to develop innovative
applications and new products using Saint-Gobain and other supplied
Process Engineering: responsible for operational excellence via
efficient plant design and function. Ensures continuous improvement
in process, cost, quality and production utilizing lean and Six
Sigma tools. Supports various engineering projects and resolves
processing issues.Essential Functions
Work with management, production personnel, and cross-functional
Perform duties within established environmental, health, and safety
Properly document activities in accordance with best engineering
practices, company procedures and regulatory requirements.
Exhibits the Saint-Gobain five attitudes: Cultivate Customer
Intimacy, Act as an Entrepreneur, Innovate, Be Agile & Build an
Open Engaging Culture.Exprience Details
Excellent communication skills (verbal and
- High degree of analytical and critical thinking.
- Ability to work collaboratively as a team, as well as
- Strong organizational skills.
Microsoft Office Suite, CAD, Minitab (or other analytic software)
- Ability to effectively characterize customer problems and
communicates recommendations / solutions to the organization.
Provides feedback to customers.
- Experience in Six Sigma and Lean manufacturing.
- Experience using problem solving tools and techniques.
- Proven track record of project development and management. Must
be able to manage multiple projects.
- Experienced in analyzing and presenting data in graphical and
- Ability to draw conclusions and develop/present options from
investigations and data analysis.
- Ability to develop and give presentations to various levels
throughout the organization.
Communicating and Influencing Skills
- Requires excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to
motivate communicate and work within all levels of the
- Ability to express oneself clearly and concisely in presenting
ideas and concepts both in verbal and written form, including
preparation of legible and accurate reports.
- Ability to communicate company goals and initiatives to
- Resolving Conflict, Leading by Example, Dealing effectively
- Ability to influence without authority.
- Root cause and failure analysis utilizing systematic approach
(Lean / Six Sigma tools).
- Excellent organizational skills and ability to perform multiple
tasks and work within specified time lines.
Keywords: Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, Garden Grove , Engineering - Manufacturing, Applications & Process Management, Engineering , Garden Grove, California
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!