Process Control Engineer

 Sanford, NC

job summary:

A Process Control Engineer is needed for a world leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives in the Sanford. NC area. The main function of a manufacturing engineer is to apply engineering theory and principles to problems of industrial layout or manufacturing production. A typical manufacturing engineer has the ability to make engineering drawings, and read and interpret blueprints.

location: Sanford, North Carolina

job type: Contract

salary: $26.61 - 39.17 per hour

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


  • Primary responsibility is to ensure the production lines are not adversely affected by non-conforming supplier parts.
  • This position will be assigned approximately 60 suppliers to work with to resolve quality issues.
  • Could be working with many different categories of parts including fabrications, non-metallics, electrical, hydraulics, engines, drive train components.
  • Will take frequent calls from the operations reactive quality team to help troubleshoot quality issues.
  • Contacts suppliers to resolve issues.
  • Coordinates supplier rework and sorting if necessary. Five years of experience required.

Typical Day:

  • Work closely with buyers, process control engineers, material planners, and operations to keep the production line running.
  • Contributes by relaying supplier information to operations, purchasing, and material planning.
  • Prevents quality issues from recurring by working on robust corrective actions with suppliers.
  • 70% at desk, 30% in shop, attends daily Material Review Board meeting and operations mid-shift meetings.

Education Requirement: Bachelor's degree in Engineering (preferred) or business related to manufacturing.

Technical Skills Required:

Print reading, Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing, Experience with various measuring devices(calipers, Coordinate Measuring Machines, gages), Problem solving using 8D. 2+ years working experience.

Soft Skills Required: communication, interpersonal, problem solving, teamwork.


  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Education: Bachelors


  • Process Control
  • Supply Chain

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.