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Process Tech

Job Number:  32919
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  CCMi
Job Type:  Fixed Term Contract

Battle Creek, MI, US, 49037



Job Number: 32919 
Group: Cosma International  
Division: CCMi 
Job Type: Fixed Term Contract 
Location: Battle Creek 



Group Description

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.


Role Summary

The Process Tech is responsible for the die cast process operations and oversees and leads in their implementation and continuous improvement in their respective shift.    

Key Responsibilities

  • Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Utilize statistical methods (including DOE) to optimize casting process parameters to improve Net Casting Rate
  • Sample die cast tooling both in plant and at external plants and suppliers
  • Analyze scrap and determine reason or root cause of problem
  • Work on improving OEE of Die Cast BU
  • Perform cycle time analysis, determine bottleneck operation and implement counter-measures to improve Net Casting Rate
  • Document critical die cast process parameters – make accessible at point of use
  • Control revision level of process parameters and equipment programs. Responsible to back-up equipment programs
  • Document all die cast process changes and maintain change history
  • Follow engineering change process for die casting process
  • Manage equipment suppliers. Manage timing and budget
  • Review production process to measure compliance to the standard parameters

Key Qualifications/Requirements

  • 3 to 5 years related experience in the high pressure die castings in the automotive industry
  • Die cast process experience
  • Knowledge of  PLC, Robot programming, Root Cause Analysis, Statistical Problem Solving & DOE
  • Good interpersonal skills and “hands-on” problem solving expertise
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced working environment
  • Flexibility to travel in Ontario and abroad
  • Fundamental computer skills using Microsoft Office suite and Minitab
  • Must be able to understand written instructions

Additional Information

Work Environment

Includes manufacturing plant and office environment

Must be able to perform all essential functions as appropriate on the plant floor, in meetings, and with employees of all departments, management, customers and suppliers 

Provide support for three shifts and weekend production schedule as required by management

Flexible hours and able to work additional hours as required


Other Considerations

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.  Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by their manager.
A review of this description has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties.  All duties and requirements are essential job functions.
Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities.  To perform this job successfully, the incumbent will possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently.
This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise.

10--Support Services C--Fixed Term Contract 

Nearest Major Market: Battle Creek
Nearest Secondary Market: Kalamazoo

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