Kingspan Insulation is looking for a Senior Process Engineer. This key role will be responsible for developing and managing continuous production processes in a high-output XPS manufacturing operation in Winchester, VA. You will be instrumental in the optimization of output, quality and cost goals of the organization through data collection and analysis, and then making recommendations for improvements. You will be a vital participant on projects critical to innovation, development and business growth.
With its US headquarters in Atlanta, GA, Kingspan Insulation, is a leading manufacturer in energy efficiency and moisture management products, offering high performance insulation, building wraps and pre–insulated HVAC ductwork. The vast product range includes optimum, premium and high performance rigid insulation products which have many advantages over traditional insulation materials. Its products are among the most thermally efficient and technically advanced insulation materials available.
Kingspan manufactures extruded polystyrene (XPS) insulation board in the USA, through its primary site in Winchester, Virginia under the GreenGuard® brand name. The company has invested significantly in state of the art manufacturing facilities to expand its overall XPS manufacturing capacity in the USA and in Europe to complement other products manufactured by the Kingspan Group.
You will have the ability to develop opportunities to reduce manufacturing costs; improve product quality and technical performance; improve process optimization and reliability, and develop new products.
You will enjoy the financial stability and security of a global company, but with the environment and administration of a smaller business. With a friendly culture, advancement and growth opportunities, and above average benefits, you’ll want to stay for the long term at Kingspan Insulation.
As a member of the team, you can expect:
Supervisory Duties: Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the Company's policies and applicable laws.
Skills, Knowledge & Abilities
Education and/or Experience: BS in engineering, preferred 7-10 years of experience in a manufacturing environment. Prefer someone with at least five (5) years of experience in plastics and/or foam extrusion or chemical experience. Experience in Lean manufacturing with a history of leading problem solving activities preferred. SAP or similar software experience preferred.
Must be able to: