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At thyssenkrupp we have more than 161,000 employees in 78 countries and annual sales of almost €43 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

Process Engineer
thyssenkrupp Presta Danville LLC,
Location Danville

Components TechnologyOur Business Area Components Technology is passionate about everything that moves. It produces components for all application areas such as front and rear axles of all Porsche models or large-diameter anti-friction slewing rings for windmill-powered plants. 30.000 employees are responsible for the success of this Business Area.

thyssenkrupp Presta Camshafts is an innovative automotive supplier of assembled camshafts. We are at the forefront of technology in the automobile industry with a patent-registered product that has changed the manufacturing of automotive camshafts forever.

As the market leader of assembled camshafts, we produce more than 25 million camshafts per year. We have over 1,800 employees in 8 locations all over the globe and are growing each year. Our products are technologically advanced due to their lightweight construction offering better fuel economy and reduced emissions. By utilizing highly automated production facilities in conjunction with our patented assembly technology we offer a competitive advantage for our customers all over the world.

Located in Danville, Illinois- thyssenkrupp Presta Danville, LLC offers its employees exciting growth opportunities both nationally and internationally, collaborative teamwork that inspires professional growth and the opportunity to work for a company with cutting edge technologies and a reputation for outstanding employee development.

We are innovative. We are market leaders. We are thyssenkrupp. Become one of us.

Your responsibilities

Summary

The Process Engineer is a key contributor to the Process Engineering team at thyssenkrupp Camshafts. Specifically, the Process Engineer is responsible for working both independently and cross-functionally on challenging and demanding projects for the development, design, installation, debug, startup and optimization of highly developed automated  assembly, machining and grinding equipment. This position is a pivotal position with the priority of successfully evaluating existing processes and configuring manufacturing systems to reduce cost, improve sustainability and develop best practices within the production process. This team is fully engaged in the implementations of highly automated, global technology

 

 

Your profile

Key Deliverables:

The Process Engineer serves as an engaged and trusted source in the organization. Success in this role is measured by the success of project launches. Key deliverables to ensure success are listed below:

 

  • Perform responsibilities of a Process Owner. Is responsible for the definition (Plan), implementation (Do), measurement of the process effectiveness and efficiency (Check) and continual improvement of the process flow (Act).
  • Develop and implement systems that optimize all phases of production process. Improve process capability and production volume while maintaining and improving quality standards.
  • Communicates on a regular basis within the department and company all information that impacts the business, department or group.
  • Project engineering/management of all project tasks of new projects, including creating and maintaining project logbooks, design reviews, progress control, pre/final acceptance with multiple suppliers and internal departments.
  • Source, quote, evaluate, and select suppliers; install, debug, conduct, and manage pre/final acceptance protocols for new projects/ products/ equipment. Track and control project budgets and spending to ensure all projects are completed under the approved budget.
  • Removes roadblocks in the implementation of new programs and systems in cooperation with the Manufacturing Departments.
  • Work with equipment designers and manufacturing officers to develop a cost-effective and working production process.
  • Defines and creates machine specifications and measuring definitions for defined or new processes.
  • Request and review supplier offers. Support in negotiations with purchasing department.
  • Define, plan, and organize equipment media connections, infrastructure requirements, tooling, and manpower requirements.
  • Conduct process tests, gage R&R and Cgk studies, machine capability (Cp/Cpk) studies, and machine runoff tests where scrap, cycle time, downtime, failure modes, and conformance to the specifications is verified.
  • Establish and maintain project schedules/ timelines to meet customer milestones and supplier timing.
  • Create and draw machine and process layouts and concepts.
  • Provides support and guidance to department and coordinates their support, interaction and service with the operational areas. Establish and lead/participate in regular project team meetings.
  • Evaluate and improve on processes in manufacturing systems.
  • Maintains awareness of the evolving economic environment and make recommendations for changes to the current processes or operations.
  • Supports decision-making at all levels of the organization by providing information including; reports, analysis, and financial direction in areas of process and technology improvement.
  • Demonstrates and models leadership through fair and consistent actions, decisions and asking the right questions to help others understand how to solve problems and issues.
  • Performs in a high performing, data driven culture that deploys lean enterprise techniques to target initiatives and drive continuous improvement in every function and aspect of the business.
  • Maintains work flow by monitoring steps of the process; setting processing variables; observing control points and equipment; monitoring personnel and resources; studying methods; implementing cost reductions; developing reporting procedures and systems; facilitating corrections to malfunctions within process control points; initiating and fostering a spirit of cooperation within and between departments.
About thyssenkrupp
At thyssenkrupp we have more than 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €39 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

Components TechnologyOur Business Area Components Technology is passionate about everything that moves. It produces components for all application areas such as front and rear axles of all Porsche models or large-diameter anti-friction slewing rings for windmill-powered plants. 30.000 employees are responsible for the success of this Business Area.

thyssenkrupp Presta Camshafts is an innovative automotive supplier of assembled camshafts. We are at the forefront of technology in the automobile industry with a patent-registered product that has changed the manufacturing of automotive camshafts forever.

As the market leader of assembled camshafts, we produce more than 25 million camshafts per year. We have over 1,800 employees in 8 locations all over the globe and are growing each year. Our products are technologically advanced due to their lightweight construction offering better fuel economy and reduced emissions. By utilizing highly automated production facilities in conjunction with our patented assembly technology we offer a competitive advantage for our customers all over the world.

Located in Danville, Illinois- thyssenkrupp Presta Danville, LLC offers its employees exciting growth opportunities both nationally and internationally, collaborative teamwork that inspires professional growth and the opportunity to work for a company with cutting edge technologies and a reputation for outstanding employee development.

We are innovative. We are market leaders. We are thyssenkrupp. Become one of us.

Your responsibilities

Summary

The Process Engineer is a key contributor to the Process Engineering team at thyssenkrupp Camshafts. Specifically, the Process Engineer is responsible for working both independently and cross-functionally on challenging and demanding projects for the development, design, installation, debug, startup and optimization of highly developed automated  assembly, machining and grinding equipment. This position is a pivotal position with the priority of successfully evaluating existing processes and configuring manufacturing systems to reduce cost, improve sustainability and develop best practices within the production process. This team is fully engaged in the implementations of highly automated, global technology

 

 

Your profile

Key Deliverables:

The Process Engineer serves as an engaged and trusted source in the organization. Success in this role is measured by the success of project launches. Key deliverables to ensure success are listed below:

 

  • Perform responsibilities of a Process Owner. Is responsible for the definition (Plan), implementation (Do), measurement of the process effectiveness and efficiency (Check) and continual improvement of the process flow (Act).
  • Develop and implement systems that optimize all phases of production process. Improve process capability and production volume while maintaining and improving quality standards.
  • Communicates on a regular basis within the department and company all information that impacts the business, department or group.
  • Project engineering/management of all project tasks of new projects, including creating and maintaining project logbooks, design reviews, progress control, pre/final acceptance with multiple suppliers and internal departments.
  • Source, quote, evaluate, and select suppliers; install, debug, conduct, and manage pre/final acceptance protocols for new projects/ products/ equipment. Track and control project budgets and spending to ensure all projects are completed under the approved budget.
  • Removes roadblocks in the implementation of new programs and systems in cooperation with the Manufacturing Departments.
  • Work with equipment designers and manufacturing officers to develop a cost-effective and working production process.
  • Defines and creates machine specifications and measuring definitions for defined or new processes.
  • Request and review supplier offers. Support in negotiations with purchasing department.
  • Define, plan, and organize equipment media connections, infrastructure requirements, tooling, and manpower requirements.
  • Conduct process tests, gage R&R and Cgk studies, machine capability (Cp/Cpk) studies, and machine runoff tests where scrap, cycle time, downtime, failure modes, and conformance to the specifications is verified.
  • Establish and maintain project schedules/ timelines to meet customer milestones and supplier timing.
  • Create and draw machine and process layouts and concepts.
  • Provides support and guidance to department and coordinates their support, interaction and service with the operational areas. Establish and lead/participate in regular project team meetings.
  • Evaluate and improve on processes in manufacturing systems.
  • Maintains awareness of the evolving economic environment and make recommendations for changes to the current processes or operations.
  • Supports decision-making at all levels of the organization by providing information including; reports, analysis, and financial direction in areas of process and technology improvement.
  • Demonstrates and models leadership through fair and consistent actions, decisions and asking the right questions to help others understand how to solve problems and issues.
  • Performs in a high performing, data driven culture that deploys lean enterprise techniques to target initiatives and drive continuous improvement in every function and aspect of the business.
  • Maintains work flow by monitoring steps of the process; setting processing variables; observing control points and equipment; monitoring personnel and resources; studying methods; implementing cost reductions; developing reporting procedures and systems; facilitating corrections to malfunctions within process control points; initiating and fostering a spirit of cooperation within and between departments.