VAMT- Mechanical Engineer

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Description/Job Summary

The Mechanical Engineer position requires a strong, self-motivating individual that supports the daily machine uptime and plant operations such as day-to-day problem solving issues relative to production, process and maintenance and facility equipment. Posses good troubleshooting skills for mechanical and automation equipment problem-solving. The position requires additional knowledge of utility and process equipment such as chillers, boilers, air compressors, cooling towers, and process pumps. The position must be able to lead machine improvement and machine upgrade projects.


Support maintenance staff in machine improvements
Design parts or machine components as required
Perform equipment improvement studies, initiate projects and follow through from initiation to completion
Assist in apply techniques to improve machine reliability
Lead machine equipment improvement projects
Involved and lead process improvement projects
Assist as directed in shutdown planning and organization
Assist production in operator training for process and machine repairs
Lead cost reduction projects
Other duties as assigned

Required Experience

10+ years Engineering experience in the field of process  industry or had experience in extrusion or converting industry

Required Education

BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited technical college

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