At F-Wave™ we have one simple mission: create the best shingle the world has ever seen. Period. Our products represent a breakthrough in manufacturing technology, material science, and intelligent product design.
We are creating a fast-growing company with core values that reflect the character of our leadership team. We need innovative, creative, and forward thinking people to support our mission!
We currently have an opening for a Extrusion Engineer at our Burleson, TX location.
Position Summary -
The Extrusion Engineer is expected to be an expert for the facilities extrusion equipment and related raw material handling system, processing equipment, and support utilities. Primary accountabilities are tied directly to safety, production, quality, process improvements, raw material utilization and training.
Role & Responsibilities -
Participate in the planning, coordination, documentation and trialing of extrusion equipment and related processes.
Participate in the development of new polymeric based compounds and in the validation of alternate compound materials.
Accurately use the companies business system to control stock levels and locations, batch control, record material consumption, and record quality performance.
Provide day-to-day troubleshooting, and technical assistance.
Develop, monitor, and effectively use key process indicators, communicating and undertaking action to prevent or correct situations for continuous improvement.
Prepare oral and written technical and progress reports to communicate project and manufacturing status.
Assist in the technical development of the production team by providing training and guidance.
Lead a culture of waste reduction and ongoing/sustained improvement in product and process quality.
Participate in the development of maintenance systems within the plant, undertake plant asset maintenance and train others in the use of correct engineering procedures and practices.
Closely manage confidential information and intellectual property; must have a high degree of integrity and honesty.
Proactively manage priorities and activities that are in alignment with overall business objectives with minimal direction.
Possess high standards for housekeeping, employee safety, and environmental compliance.
Manage the on-call support provided by the Extrusion Technicians during as required.
Proactively performs other duties as assigned.
*Please apply online only. Interviews are by appointment only due to COVID-19 safety precautions.
Minimum Requirements -
2 – 3 years experience with any of the core thermoplastic polymer processing techniques.
A good understanding of the operation and maintenance of extrusion and ancillary equipment.
Hold or be undertaking study for a Bachelor’s degree in any of Process, Chemical, Materials or Polymer degree.
Possess strong written and verbal communication skills, thrive working in a team environment.
Hands on with a ‘Can Do’ attitude and willing to learn
Computer literate with Word, Excel, Outlook and CAD.
At F-Wave™ we have one simple mission: create the best shingle the world has ever seen. Period. Our products represent a breakthrough in manufacturing technology, material science, and intelligent product design.We are creating a fast-growing company with core values that reflect the character of our leadership team. We need innovative, creative, and forward thinking people to support our mission!