Toray Plastics (America), Inc., is a subsidiary of the
Japan-based Toray Group, which manufactures synthetic fibers,
carbon fibers, plastics, and chemicals and employs more than 45,000
people in 26 countries. Annual sales exceed US$21 billion.
TPA's films businesses in Rhode Island and foams division in
Virginia are global leaders and provide innovative products that
are used worldwide for consumer and industrial applications. TPA is
committed to environmental, social, and corporate governance. Learn
more by visiting www.toraytpa.com.
We currently have an opportunity for a Process Engineer (Shift).
This role supports the manufacturing process using engineering
skills to assess, manage, implement, improve or revise processes,
with the goal of improving efficiency of operation, safety and the
consistency of product quality. Develops procedures that facilitate
the adoption of standardized processes that support future
expansion. Monitors the effectiveness of processes and quantifies
results and presents findings to management. Prepares detailed
reports and analysis for use by management in measuring overall
- Assesses and documents existing processes. Implements and
evaluates changes to existing processes designed to enhance
productivity, safety or product quality. Develops new processes as
- Develops and maintains process documentation systems ensuring
that processes and procedures are clearly stated, in the correct
format and can be accessed with minimal difficulty.
- Monitors daily production, collecting and analyzing data in
order to recognize trends and potential problem areas. Develops
proactive approach to problem solving through the early
identification and understanding of problem areas.
- Utilizes recognized statistical process control techniques and
other measurement tools to develop, maintain and present required
reports detailing the effectiveness of existing processes or
supporting the need for the introduction of new
- Interfaces with engineering, production, quality control and
other associated areas in defining and developing required
- Interacts with customers to provide technical service of
- Interacts closely with new product development group to assist
in implementation and scale up of new products on the production
- B.S. in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering
- 0-2 years of practical work experience in Chemical or
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Note: This is a rotating 12-hour shift position.
Toray Plastics (America), Inc. is committed to the principles of
equal employment opportunity and prohibits discrimination based on
any protected status, workplace harassment/bullying and retaliation
for filing a complaint or providing information related to a
complaint. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy (including
childbirth, lactation and medical-related conditions), age (40 and
over), national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability,
genetic information (including testing and characteristics),
veteran status or any other consideration protected by federal,
state or local laws.
It is the policy of Toray Plastics (America) Inc. to maintain a
work environment that is safe for all persons, including the
community, and conducive to attaining high work standards. To
achieve these objectives, we are committed to maintaining a drug,
tobacco and alcohol-free workplace and perform pre-employment