Coater Process Engineer
Company: Valaurum, Inc.
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Valaurum sells the smallest verifiable unit of gold available on
the world market, the Aurum -. We use cutting-edge technology to
bring precious metal ownership into the twenty-first century, with
leading security features and the denominations needed for everyday
transactions. Our mission is to democratize precious metal
ownership by providing an affordable, beautiful, secure standard
for gold. Valaurum creates legal tender currency, collectibles, and
commemorative documents with intrinsic value. Valaurum, Inc. has a
world-wide exclusive license for this innovative proprietary
technology, which is protected by US and international patents.
Valaurum is growing rapidly, and we are looking to hire a full-time
Coater Process Engineer. Our ideal candidate will have thin film,
web-based vacuum coating experience. This position reports to the
Support all OPP film production lines with technical expertise
relating to flexible web converting and end use applications.
Provide hands-on support to identify, develop and implement quality
processes and system improvements to increase continuity.
Coordinate analytical testing to support process improvements.
Audit and measure product performance against standards or process
requirements as defined.
Advise, execute, and monitor preventative and corrective actions to
ensure that quality standards are attained.
Assist in the operation, analysis, and reporting on product
Investigates root causes and recommends and helps implement
Act as point of contact to resolve film or quality concerns.
Detect and report defective or questionable material, product,
and/or conditions to the department manager.
Maintain a safe work environment for self and others when operating
equipment and/or performing job functions.
Performs other related duties as required and assigned
Travel required for training
Requirements or equivalent experience
Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering,
Chemistry, or Polymer Science
Minimum 5 years of experience with flexible webs or polymers,
preferentially in a manufacturing environment
Knowledge in flexible web converting fields
Physical vapor deposition knowledge preferred
Practical and/or theoretical understanding of winding of flexible
Background in quality management systems or GFSI benchmarked
standards a plus
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, able to interact
with employees at all levels of the organization, as well as
customers and supplier
Can work both independently and collaboratively in a team
Must genuinely enjoy organizing, planning and thinking quickly in a
fast paced, demanding environment.
Current driver's license
Proficient in Microsoft applications with strong emphasis on
Technical writing skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Salary and Benefits
$32-42 hourly, overtime eligible
PTO and holiday pay
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently
exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and
vibration. The noise level in the work environment can be loud.
The physical demands described here are representative of those
that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the
essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of
this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The
position is very active and requires standing, walking, and bending
all day. The employee must frequently lift or move items up to 50
pounds and occasionally lift or move items up to 75 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close
vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth
perception and ability to adjust focus.
Valaurum is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to
creating an inclusive environment for all employees. All applicants
will be considered for employment without attention to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, veteran, disability status, or any other personal
characteristic protected by law.
--- How to apply
Employment will be conditioned upon passing a background check and
bonding. In order to apply, please respond to the reply email with
a cover letter and a copy of your most recent resume in .doc or
.pdf format only. Due to the high volume of applicants, we will
only respond to those we plan to interview.
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