Reference : USA03863

Process Engineer - Manufacturing - Life Sciences

  • United States TAUNTON
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 10/05/2022

Position description

If you want to reshape the world and discover your greatest potential, Saint-Gobain provides one-of-a-kind opportunities for innovative problem solvers. We're one of only two companies in the world that is consistently recognized as both a top Global Employer and a Top 100 Global Innovator, but Saint-Gobain's remarkable story and culture of innovation begins with a team of nearly 200,000 creative, diverse and passionate team members collaborating across the globe. We are committed to our mission to improve lives because, every day, we witness the enormous impact of our efforts on the world around us.

The Process Engineer leads, coordinates and exercises functional authority for planning, organization, control, integration and completion of process engineering projects, primarily within the extrusion department. The engineer is responsible for plant/area layout, equipment justification and use aimed toward maximizing utilization of personnel, tools, equipment and material, and documenting manufacturing methods and sequences. This is a hands-on position with room for growth within the organization.

An employee in this position must focus on customers' expectations, prevent problems, and strive for continuous improvement resulting in improved results for themselves, customers and other employees

Employee is responsible to:

  • Project Management
    • Prepare evaluations of and justifications for the procurement of new equipment through the capital appropriations process (CAPEX).
    • Collaborates with team and stakeholders to develop equipment user requirement specification and other related documents. 
    • Leads the commissioning and validation of new equipment. Process validations (IQ, OQ, PQ) on new and revised products and processes. 
    • Assist in planning, coordinating, developing and executing test protocols, experiments, process characterization and Ensures project deliverables fall within the applicable scope, budget, and meet the project deadline
  • Process Development, Support & Improvement
    • Continuously improve existing manufacturing processes or develop new ones utilizing scientific principles and best practices
    • Support internal customers including but not limited to Manufacturing, Sales, Quality and others as necessary. 


  • 1-5 Years’ experience: Working in a manufacturing environment; experience in successfully planning and executing engineering projects of varying scope and complexity.
  • Bachelor’s degree within Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical or other related engineering discipline.



Additional Requirements

  • Lean/Six Sigma Certification - Preferred

Who are we ?

Our team members recognize that we all create the environment for people to succeed, with a culture built on respect, open and honest communication, and honoring our commitments to our customers and each other. And at the heart of our culture, we’ve learned working together makes good ideas, great ones. 

With a legacy dating back more than 350 years, Saint-Gobain offers employees the stability and security of a leading Global 500 corporation while operating like multiple small and agile start-ups, where entrepreneurial spirit, pioneering teamwork, and bold, forward-thinking ideas pave new paths.

Every team member is encouraged to develop and leverage their unique expertise and strengths to make the greatest impact on the company and our end users. At Saint-Gobain, you’re empowered and equipped with countless opportunities and resources for professional development. You will find the support you need to create a vision and roadmap for your career, and make that vision a reality. 

Invent yourself at Saint-Gobain Life Sciences; and together, we’ll create a better life.

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