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Global Process Engineer

Date:  Oct 8, 2021
Country/Region:  US
City:  Findlay OH
Job Requisition:  34709


Cooper Tire offers an entirely unique work experience because no matter what your title is, you’ll play a part in contributing to the development, manufacturing and marketing of some of the most innovative tire products in the world. Our purpose guides us. It states that everyone deserves to travel through life’s journeys with confidence, and Cooper is there at every turn. We are looking for individuals who will help us achieve our purpose…those who are motivated, lead by example and inspire others to greatness. Here, the opportunities are endless and the rewards rich for those who believe that job satisfaction and career success begin with a satisfied customer. Careers are a Journey…Come Ride with Us!

The Global Process Engineer will work with Corporate Process Engineering, Plant Engineering, and Reliability Engineering to evaluate work processes to determine strategies and programs which provide greater productivity and efficiency of company functions by performing the following duties.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Gather information to evaluate current work processes in order to determine the flow of work, time requirements, costs, and duration.
  • Develop strategies and programs that improve the productivity and efficiency of the various work processes of the company.
  • Standardize the improved processes across the unit, department, facility, organization.
  • Support Technical and Plant Process Engineering efforts in developing the industrialization of new processes and/or procedures within the plant.
  • Work to improve process capability and OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) through standardization of process improvement activities and opportunities.
  • Work in concert with Corporate Process Engineering and Plant Engineering to ensure the right equipment is available to support new product introductions.
  • Responsible for assisting in the review of process and equipment failures and analyzing equipment histories to identify trends in specific repetitive failures, to effectively identify root causes and address identified areas for improvements with Corporate Process Engineering.
  • Identify potential for cost reduction through new process or technology investigation, process standardization, and improve process capability by equipment and/or process modifications that drive improved product quality, reduced labor cost, and improve scrap rates.  
  • Implement best practices in an effort to maintain standardization and improve equipment and process performance.
  • Assist in the development and standardization for new construction and equipment purposes.
  • Apply various industrial engineering problem solving and productivity techniques to evaluate the improvement of recommended strategies and programs.
  • Instruct others in process improvements, including the use of various problem solving and productivity techniques such as process mapping and cost time management.  
  • Facilitate employee teams to build cohesiveness and improve the overall results of the respective teams' tasks.
  • Provide adequate reporting to plant management and corporate groups that identifies areas of opportunity and documents progress on improvements designed, implemented and controlled by their efforts.



  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering,
  • 5 years experience working in an engineering role in the tire or automotive industry with at least 1 year experience in a continuous improvement role.


Cooper Tire is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We strive to recruit, develop and retain top candidates by providing an engaging culture and opportunities to grow and develop. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

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