Thin Films Process Engineer

Job Description
We don't mind telling you that Guardian is one of the world's largest manufacturers of float glass and fabricated glass products. You should also know that we manufacture and supply the automotive industry with a variety of exterior products. We've also become a significant player in the building materials distribution business and are a major manufacturer of fiberglass insulation. And somewhere along the line, we became the world's largest producer of mirrors.

Division : Guardian Float Glass
Location : De Witt IA US 52742
Job Type : Full Time
Career Level : Entry Level
Education : Bachelor's Degree
Category : Engineering

Headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, the privately held Guardian group of companies employs 18,000 people worldwide (that's more than 25 countries on five continents) and we value them above all else.

In fact, we are very proud of our management structure. It is specifically designed to avoid bureaucratic nonsense and allows the individual to flourish. It is an environment that thrives on the initiative of its people. And it works. Just ask any of our thousands of happy customers.

Our DeWitt, Iowa facility which manufactures float and fabricated glass is currently searching for a Thin Films Process Engineer for our sputter coater department. Serious room for advancement from this role for the right individual interested in developing an outstanding career with an outstanding company! Daily responsibilities will include:
•Monitor and improve yields, quality, manufacturing machine uptime, etc. and identify trends for new and existing products.
•Conduct designed experiments to understand manufacturing processes and improve efficiencies.
•Carry out experiments to improve product quality.

Job Requirements :
An ideal candidate for this position will be an organized professional with excellent analytical and communication skills. Below are key requirements that are essential for success within the position:
•Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, or Ceramics.
•1-4 years experience with sputtering film technologies and magnetron sputtering in a manufacturing setting.
•Experience with statistical methods and analysis.
•Ability to conduct design and process failure modes and effects analysis.
•Ability to take charge and lead with confidence; control events; communicate across multiple levels.
•Ability to clearly present and communicate ideas, concepts, and plans.


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