Process Engineer

Aludyne, Inc.

Stevensville, MI


Advance your career with the #1 aluminum knuckle manufacturer in the world at Aludyne! We aim to recruit and retain thoughtful, inquisitive people fueled by the same entrepreneurial spirit that drives us. It’s how we deliver on the promises we make to our customers and to each other. We believe in continuous improvement for our workforce and providing them with the tools necessary to further their career while also giving them the autonomy to make a defined difference. If you want to accelerate your development in an environment that promotes fairness, and inclusivity, and enhances both personal and professional growth, we'd love to hear from you!


What You'll Do:

  • Utilize engineering disciplines to troubleshoot shop floor activities and improve shop floor through put to reduce costs.
  • Interacts with Divisional Engineering on new jobs related to PPAP and process items.
  • Communicates foreseen issues with Technical  Manager for discussion and possible resolution.
  • Initiates job specifications for new jobs and provides this information to the New Job Specification Coordinator for      entry into the Electronic Specification System.
  • Obtains and fashions samples for Boundary Boards and other process documentation.
  • Coordinates and performs initial trial runs on new processes and equipment. Notes and tracks issues for resolution.
  • Initiates improvements to existing systems.  Processes machinery and equipment to support manufacturing functions and      operations.
  • Creates or constructs bill of materials, process  flows and process failure mode effective analysis (PFMEA)
  • Estimates production times, staffing requirements and related costs to provide information for management decision
  • May make customer visitations for job product related involvement.
  • Interacts with plant engineer, industrial  engineering, quality manager and plant chemist on job related functions.
  • May work with raw material suppliers on quality-oriented problems.
  • Keeps abreast of technology improvements, recommends and justifies implementation of equipment and process      establishing cost reduction improvements.
  • Works on continuous improvement programs and cost reduction projects.
  • Maintains job records as required.
  • Statistically analyzes gathered data in test runs and makes recommendations based upon analysis.
  • May work with laboratory in conducting material  and product test and evaluations.
  • Works closely with shift supervisors and department managers to ensure proper quality operations of materials and      equipment on new job start-up.
  • Provides assistance to plant technical manager on  assigned projects.
  • May, on occasion, be required to perform duties other than those specified in this description.
  • Complies with the following OSHA  Safety Standards: Hazard Communication; Bloodborne 
  • Pathogens; Lockout; Permit Required Confined Space; Hot Work Permit; Powered Industrial Trucks; P.P.E. and  Ergonomics
  • When necessary, participate in classes and training seminars to learn new technologies and techniques      deemed helpful to performance on the job
  • Required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties upon request of the  Maintenance Manager.

Why You'll Love Working for Us:

  • · Comprehensive Benefits Package to include medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • · Health Savings Account with annual employer contributions and Flexible Spending Accounts
  • · Career Development and On-The-Job Training
  • · Employer 401K Match
  • · Employee Assistance Program
  • · Paid vacation and holidays
  • · Tuition Assistance


What We Need from You:

  • Background in industrial maintenance to include electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic preferred. 
  • Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to basic inquiries or complaints from or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. Ability to effectively present information to top management, customers, plant, personnel, regulatory agencies, and public groups.
  • Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance, correlation techniques, sampling theory, and factor analysis. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instruction in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
  • Bachelor Degree in an engineering discipline with 4 years of process engineering      experience, or equivalent combination of less education and more related process engineering experience.
  • Ability to focus and lead multi-disciplinary task teams and have previous      experience in supervision in manufacturing.
  • Excellent  knowledge of manufacturing parts and processes.
  • Will interact with all levels of management and must be able to communicate      effectively.
  • Excellent written and verbal  communication skills required


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Aludyne is an equal employment opportunity employer such that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or other legally protected status.


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, perform essential job functions, and receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.