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Process Engineer Job

Company: Armstrong World Industries
Location: Newark
Posted on: March 13, 2023

Job Description:

Primary location: Newark, Ohio
Relocation offered: Yes
Employment status: Full-Time
Travel: No
Non-compete: No

The estimated base salary range for this role is $74,000 to $95,000 per year.
Individual pay is based upon location, skills and expertise, experience and other relevant factors

What does it mean to work at Tectum, Inc., a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries?

It means being immersed in a supportive culture that recognizes you as a key player in Armstrong's future. We are a large company with a local feel, where you will get to know and collaborate with leadership and your colleagues across the company.

By joining us, you'll have the opportunity to make the most of your potential. Alongside a competitive remuneration package, you will receive:

  • A benefits package including: medical, dental, prescription drug, life insurance, 401k match, long-term disability coverage, vacation and sick time, and many more.
  • Personal development to grow your career with us based on your strengths and interests.
  • A working culture that balances individual achievement with teamwork and collaboration. We draw on each other's strengths and allow for different work styles to build engagement and satisfaction to deliver results. Armstrong World Industries, Inc., has a job opportunity for a Process Engineer to be located at our plant in Newark, Ohio. Under the direction of the Technical Services Manager, the Process Engineer will be responsible for providing focused technical support and leadership to the operations located in Newark, OH and Columbus, OH.

    Bring your ideas. Build your future with us. Armstrong World Industries, Inc. is a recognized global leader in the design and manufacture of ceiling solutions. We have won numerous awards from industry associations for our quality products, environmental stewardship, corporate citizenship, safety, and innovation. In addition, our team enjoys a challenging work environment, a competitive compensation plan, and a comprehensive benefits package.

    What you'll be doing
    • Leading process optimization, root cause analysis and driving scientific and engineering principles into a rapidly changing industrial manufacturing facility
    • Planning and conducting factory tests to follow through on any of the preceding activities
    • Writing test plans, observing test runs, directing experimental process adjustments during tests, evaluating test results, writing reports, and recommending and initiating subsequent action to be taken
    • Working with production operators, production leaders and other technical support staff in hands-on troubleshooting of technical problems
    • Serving as project leader, manager, and 'doer' of medium to large scope projects including cost reduction, quality improvements, new product development, energy utilization, and process improvement
    • Investigating improvement opportunities and initiating critical manufacturing process improvement projects
    • Driving root cause resolution of customer complaints for any product quality issues, implement corrective actions with production teams
    • Implementing product quality improvements, by completing root cause analysis leveraging scientific and engineering principles
    • Creating and maintaining data collection systems
    • Continually expand product and supplier relationships in an effort to gain sustainable competitive advantage
    • Monitoring daily operations to find improvement opportunities What will make you successful
      • Self-starter with a strong ability to multi-task and juggle multiple responsibilities
      • Ability to work in an industrial environment (i.e. Ability to wear required PPE, work in a dusty, hot, non-climate controlled environment; with stairs, frequent walking, standing and occasional lifting of material) Required Qualifications
        • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Science or related technical discipline from an accredited college or university
        • Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering preferred
        • 0-2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
        • Experience and proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel Desired Qualifications
          • 3+ years' experience in a manufacturing environment
          • Experience in VBA code, writing and troubleshooting
          • Statistical analysis program experience such as Minitab
          • Previous experience with the application of Six Sigma, DMAIC and/or Lean methodologies
          • Customer interaction experience including customer visits, customer complaints, claims management, etc.
          • Experience leading a Quality Management System Why should you join Tectum, Inc., a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries?

            Armstrong World Industries (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions in the Americas. With approximately $1B in revenue, AWI has about 2,800 employees and a manufacturing network of fifteen facilities in North America.

            At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, we offer interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces.

            For more than 150 years, we have built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we're here to serve - our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.

            We are committed to developing new and sustainable ceiling solutions, with design and performance possibilities that make a positive difference in spaces where we live, work, learn, heal and play. It's an exciting, rewarding business to be in, and we're committed to continue to grow and prosper for the benefit of all of our stakeholders. We hope you join us.

            Our Sustainability Ambition

            "Bringing our Purpose to Life" - lead a transformation in the design and building of spaces fit for today and tomorrow.
            We are committed to:
            • Engaging a diverse, purpose-driven workforce;
            • Transforming buildings from structures that shelter into structures that serve and preserve the health and well-being of people and planet;
            • Pursuing sustainable, innovative solutions for spaces where we live, work, learn heal and play;
            • Being a catalyst for change with all of our stakeholders; and
            • Making a positive difference in the environments and communities we impact.

              About the location (Newark OH)

              Tectum, Inc., a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI), is one of fifteen Armstrong plants in North America. Our Tectum manufacturing plant employs many people across 2 shifts who are involved in the manufacturing and shipping of our Tectum product. With over 60 years of innovation and experience in reducing noise worldwide, our Tectum plant has the right product for your noise problem.

              This position is located in beautiful and historical Newark, Ohio, the county seat of Licking County, 40 miles northeast of Columbus. We also have another location in nearby Hebron. Licking County has lots to offer. We have an abundance of parks including Newark Earthworks, the National Historic Landmark where visitors can explore 2,000-year-old geometric earthworks that served as both cathedral and astronomical observatories for the Hopewell Culture. If you want to stay indoors, The Midland Theatre is a beautiful 1,200-seat theatre offers exciting and affordable family-friendly shows, legendary artists, world-class dance, and intimate stage-door performances.

              Tectum Inc., a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries, is committed to engaging a diverse, purpose-driven workforce. As part of our dedication to diversity, AWI is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard for race, sex, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at by email at AWI talent acquisition and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

              Come and build your future with us and apply today!

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