Nippon Electric Glass (NEG) is a worldwide leader in specialty glass products with manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe and the U.S. The company began in 1949 producing vacuum glass tubing for radios, and has now expanded to include glass products for the automotive and transportation, information technology and semi-conductors, medical care, lighting, displays, energy, social infrastructure and home appliances. The Shelby NC, Lexington NC and Chester SC facilities, which make-up Electric Glass Fibers America, a subsidiary of NEG, manufacture glass fiber products for a variety of applications employing over 900 people in the U.S.
Production Engineer will support operating department or area. Responsibilities include budget development and adherence; employee interaction through facilitation of problem-solving initiatives; customer interaction through participation on a customer team and responding to customer questions and need for information; manage small to medium projects and lead small project teams; manage a production area and review production data and make adjustments to operating process as necessary; develop process improvement ideas based on existing technologies & process capabilities.
Requires: Bachelor’s degree in an engineering related field with 5 years of manufacturing experience.
Success Factors: Prime Success Factors (focus on results, drive change, promote teamwork, build trust & respect, understand market & customer perspective)plus the following: Take Responsibility, Communicate & Share Information, Size Up Situations, Solve Problems, Attend to Details, Business Knowledge & Functional Expertise