Job Description

We are seeking an Engineer with experience in process improvement within a ceramic/particle processing or similar environment? Do you have experience with  Statistical process control (SPC)or yield improvement projects charts?

Can you meet the requirements below? If yes, send us your resume today and let's connect!

This position is responsible for improving the manufacturing processes of the ceramic particles used for these demanding markets. This role is critical to advance these markets as specifications become tighter with the advancement of these technologies.

The incumbent will be responsible for initiating, developing, improving, scaling up, implementing, and maintaining production processes and equipment for production of these grains from calcination to milling and sizing.

This role will define process parameters and provide engineering support to maintain process equipment, ensuring manufacturing meets established product specifications, quality standards, productivity objectives, lead times, and safety standards. The incumbent identifies and pursues projects, which require experience and judgment to deal with a variety of variables. Projects frequently involve interaction with other disciplines and with customers.

The Production Supervisor and the team of operators will report to the incumbent.


  • BS  in Engineering in Chemical, Ceramics or Materials Science

  • 6-Sigma certified

  • Experience with process improvement 

  • Statistical process control (SPC) or yield improvement projects charts

  • Data driven, process control experience

  • Experience in Ceramic/Particle Processing/Furnace


  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemical, Ceramic, Materials, or Industrial Engineering

  • Master of Science or Engineering in Ceramics or Materials Science – or equivalent experience

  • Experience utilizing and understanding engineering principles, theories, and their applications.

  • Must have strong process optimization and problem-solving skills

  • This role requires a high level of interpersonal skills and ability to build cooperative working relationships.

  • The position is highly visible to all employees and the incumbent must demonstrate leadership through integrity, knowledge, and personal example

  • Must have strong knowledge of data analytics, knowledge of SPC, lean manufacturing concepts, 5S, quality systems, and Six-Sigma

More Details
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Bethlehem , Pennsylvania , United States
Experience Required: Associate
Date Published: 20 Sep 2022
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