Mechanical Engineer-Manufacturing

Job Description
Division : Guardian Float Glass Location : Kingsburg CA US 93631
% of Travel Required : 0-10% Job Type : Full Time Career Level : Experienced (Non-Manager) Education : Bachelor's Degree Skill : Engineering -> Controls, Design, Fixed Equipment, Maintenance, Mechanical Integrity, Process/Process Control
Category : Engineering,Manufacturing and Production,Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Job Description :
Guardian is a diversified global manufacturing company headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, with leading positions in float glass, fabricated glass products, fiberglass insulation and other building materials for commercial, residential and automotive markets. Through its Science & Technology Center, Guardian is at the forefront of innovation, including development of high-performance glass coatings and other advanced products. Guardian, its subsidiaries and affiliates employ 19,000 people and operate facilities throughout North America, Europe, South America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Visit www.guardian.com.



Guardian offers an entrepreneurial environment for risk-takers and results-oriented individuals and a unique culture that focuses on results, playing to win and rewarding employees for their commitment to excellence. We are presently recruiting for Mechanical Engineer who will thrive in this culture. This position will be located at our Kingsburg, CA Float Glass facility.



The position will be responsible for the following:



•Determine design requirements, prepare specifications and drawings, procure necessary materials and services, and coordinate installation and maintenance systems for major capital projects and plant improvements.
•Prepare cost estimates and timelines for projects.
•Improve yields, lower costs, and increase manufacturing uptime by supporting existing facilities.
•Create contracts for equipment acquisition and construction.
•Monitor the preparation of working drawings presented by outside contractors.
•Instruct plant personnel in the operation and maintenance of the systems provided.
Job Requirements :
Guardian is a diversified global manufacturing company headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, with leading positions in float glass, fabricated glass products, fiberglass insulation and other building materials for commercial, residential and automotive markets. Through its Science & Technology Center, Guardian is at the forefront of innovation, including development of high-performance glass coatings and other advanced products. Guardian, its subsidiaries and affiliates employ 19,000 people and operate facilities throughout North America, Europe, South America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Visit www.guardian.com.



Guardian offers an entrepreneurial environment for risk-takers and results-oriented individuals and a unique culture that focuses on results, playing to win and rewarding employees for their commitment to excellence. We are presently recruiting for Mechanical Engineer who will thrive in this culture. This position will be located at our Kingsburg, CA Float Glass facility.



The position will be responsible for the following:



•Determine design requirements, prepare specifications and drawings, procure necessary materials and services, and coordinate installation and maintenance systems for major capital projects and plant improvements.
•Prepare cost estimates and timelines for projects.
•Improve yields, lower costs, and increase manufacturing uptime by supporting existing facilities.
•Create contracts for equipment acquisition and construction.
•Monitor the preparation of working drawings presented by outside contractors.
•Instruct plant personnel in the operation and maintenance of the systems provided.


The background and experience requirements for this position are as follows:



•Must Possess Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
•Minimum of 3-5 years working in a fast pace, high-pressure, manufacturing environment.
•Experience or working knowledge of utility systems including: conveyor systems, pumps, centrifigual blowers, compressors, generators, robotics, pneumatics and hydraulics, domestic water supply and distribution, sanitary sewer, high and low pressure compressed air, cooling water systems with cooling towers, natural gas distribution, water treatment, HVAC, nitrogen, hydrogen and oxygen systems.
•Experience with complex projects, ability to analyze problems quickly, and develop corrective actions.
•Ability to work effectively and communicate across multiple levels.
•Demonstrated success in measuring and improving processes to meet organization goals
•Demonstrated experience in leading positive employee relations in order to maintain a union-free environment.
•Ability to coordinate with other departments and managers and work as a team.

Company

Guardian Float Glass

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State or Province

California

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