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Roswell, Georgia - USD Full Time Posted: Wednesday, 14 August 2019
Senior Process Engineer - Global Nonwovens

Job Description R&E Senior Process Engineer-Fibers. Roswell, GA

Global Nonwovens is seeking an experienced scientist/engineer for material and process development in the Global Nonwovens Sector in Roswell, Georgia. There will be a heavy emphasis on cross collaboration with the materials and product teams in PC leveraging emerging and breakthrough technologies in the area of fibrous non-woven materials. Development and commercialization accountability will including spunbond, SMS, meltblown, and bonded carded webs.

Position Summary:
The scientist/engineer for this role will provide technical leadership to develop & commercialize meltspinning materials and processes in support of our Personal Care businesses. Project specific travel will range from 20 to 40 percent. Candidates should have a strong knowledge of PC products and product development methods. Knowledge and/or experience in meltspinning, extrusion, process air systems, spunbond, meltblown, and SMS technologies is greatly preferred. Candidate will have a demonstrated ability to effectively interface with a broad range of global team members, customers, and manufacturing. Practical experience leading projects, working with internal customers and external vendors is required. The selected candidate will need to have strong leadership and interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to effectively interface with a broad range of team members, global customers, and manufacturing partners.

Lead material & process development projects/programs for meltspinning. Lead development of new fibrous materials and enabling meltspinning processes to enable future product evolution. Provide global support for existing nonwoven materials and processes. Plan and carry out project responsibility with limited assistance and direction. Communicate and document project plans and results to key customers. Provide functional guidance and leadership in the development, and ongoing optimization of nonwoven materials and processes. Provide protection to technologies, processes, materials, and products through appropriate use of patents and trade secrets. Develop knowledge and skills to be recognized as an effective implementer of research principles, scientific analysis, and project management. Seek, recognize, define, and solve problems to achieve unit objectives. Identify complex technical issues to determine root cause, develop and recommend solutions. Deliver on key material and process development, commercialization, and customer programs, globally.

  • Candidates must possess a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in chemical/mechanical engineering, or a related technical field.
  • Requires 5-10 years of experience in a variety of technical and operational assignments in a professional R&D or engineering capacity.
  • A demonstrated ability to work independently or as part of a team to complete projects within required timeframes.
  • Experience and expertise with Kimberly-Clark products, procedures, and processes.
  • Strong knowledge and background in meltspinning materials and technology and a demonstrated ability to translate that knowledge into execution of process or product related initiatives.
  • Strong customer facing communication skills in technical and business settings are highly encouraged.
Kimberly-Clark and its well-known global brands are an indispensable part of life for people in more than 175 countries. Every day, 1.3 billion people - nearly a quarter of the world's population - trust K-C brands and the solutions they provide to enhance their health, hygiene, and well-being. With brands such as Kleenex, Scott, Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex, and Depend, Kimberly-Clark holds No.1 or No. 2 share positions in more than 80 countries. With more than 140 years of history of innovation, we believe in recruiting the best people and empowering them do their best work. If fresh thinking and a passion to win inspire you, come Unleash Your Power at Kimberly-Clark.

Kimberly-Clark is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. Statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required for this position.

This position may require a post-offer/pre-hire Physical Abilities Test (PAT) to confirm that individuals are able to perform the essential functions of the job.

K-C requires that an employee have authorization to work in the country in which the role is based. In the event an applicant does not have current work authorization, K-C will determine, in its sole discretion, whether to sponsor an individual for work authorization. However, based on immigration requirements, not all roles are suitable for sponsorship. This position is subject to drug and alcohol testing, including pre-employment testing.
Global VISA and Relocation Specifications: This role is available for local candidates already authorized to work in the roles country only. K-C will provide relocation support for this role.
Primary Location USA-GA-Atlanta-Roswell
Additional Locations
Worker Type Employee
Worker Sub-Type Regular
Time Type Full time

Roswell, Georgia, United States of America
Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Kimberly-Clark Corporation
8/14/2019 8:24:12 PM

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