Kohler Co. Process Engineer in San Luis de la Paz, Mexico
Location: San Luis de la Paz
Under the supervision of the Superintendent Pottery Plant I, this position is responsible for providing engineering support to production areas, identifying and improving areas of opportunity in production processes or products. As well as, developing and maintaining project-engineering programs consistent with sound engineering practices, KOS principals and company policies, so the facility will operate without interruption and will meet its production and cost objectives.
Provide engineering assistance for daily production, quality control, problem solving, cost reduction and meeting delivery schedules.
Oversee production processes and suggests changes in working methods or operation sequences in order to assure an adequate operation and improve efficiency.
Support the maintenance department in maintaining and troubleshooting the manufacturing process, tools and dies.
Develop and maintains control over labor standards in complex operations.
Assist in providing associates training as required and provide technical guidance to less experienced engineers.
Monitor and Keeps track of the different Metrics of the Plant.
Assist the implementation of the Kohler Operating System (KOS)
Promote continuous improvements in safety, quality and cost in the Plant operations.
Develop quality projects through Lean Manufacturing tools in order to get cost reduction and improve the results in the areas.
Support the team work in order for them to give follow-up to the established methods, once the projects had been implemented.
Comply with the Health and Safety Roles and Responsibilities established for this position (See Responsibilities chart by position).
Preference minimum of 2 to 4 yearsâ experience in a manufacturing operation employing lean system.
Preference working Knowledge of Microsoft Windows based software applications. Bilingual skills preferred.
Critical: Abstract Reasoning Ability, Thoroughness, Cautiousness, Self-Structure, Urgency, Aggressiveness, Assertiveness, Ego-Strength, Energy, Idea Orientation.
Supporting: Ego-drive, Empathy, External Structure, Gregariousness, Idea Orientation, Sociability.
Critical: Is persistent; confidently expresses ideas and opinions; copes with rejection; recognizes problems, issues and opportunities; gathers and analyzes data; creates new concepts and approaches to solve problems; learns from mistakes; independently sets goals, objectives and priorities; manages multiple tasks and activities; works quickly.
Supporting: Persuasively sells ideas to gain support and buy-in; considers othersÂ´ points of view with an open mind; follows established policies and procedures.
Why Work at Kohler Co.?
Kohler Co.'s mission is to contribute to a higher level of gracious living for those who are touched by our products and services. We understand that it takes investment in our associatesâ development to make that happen. So, we offer ongoing investment in each individualâs personal development and the opportunity to collaborate with others across functions and roles at Kohler.
In addition to the investment in your development, Kohler offers a benefits package including a competitive salary, health, vision, dental, 401(k) with company matching, and more!
Beyond the competitive benefits and compensation, Kohler proudly offers a rich history, steeped in creativity and a commitment to our associates and communities. We invite you to learn more about our culture and company at www.kohlercompany.com .
It is Kohlerâs policy to recruit, hire, and promote qualified personnel in all job classifications without regard to race, creed, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, disability or veteran status. If, as an individual with a disability, you need reasonable accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org . Kohler Co. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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