Process/Equipment Engineer

Date: Mar 27, 2024

Location: Rochester, NY, US, 14652

Company: Kodak

Role Overview


This position is located in our Eastman Business Park in the Industrial Films and Chemicals Division.  The principal responsibility for this position is to provide engineering project and day-to-day support within the film coating manufacturing operations.  


This engineering position will frequently participate in:
•    Troubleshooting of quality-related issues.
•    Reliability-driven process and equipment changes.
•    Capital projects related to capability enhancements.
•    Projects designed to address equipment obsolescence.


Preferred Qualifications: 

•    Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in an engineering field with particular coursework or field experience associated with fluid and heat transfer, as well as fluid mixing, and some background level of chemistry.  

•    Demonstrated ability (through work experience or academic education) to utilize skills across multiple concurrently active projects.
•    A strong work ethic, high motivation, and ability to be mentored.
•    Demonstrated ability to plan, organize, schedule, and direct projects and tasks.
•    Demonstrated ability to trouble-shoot issues and assist in root-cause analysis techniques.
•    Strong interest in hands-on experience working with Operations and Skilled Trades personnel around multi-generational equipment.

Prioritized skill requirements:
•    Aptitude for learning and applying principles associated with health, safety, and environmental controls and monitoring equipment
•    Self-starter and independently motivated
•    Adaptable to changing conditions and priorities
•    Ability to work well with other process engineers and skilled trades experts
•    Good communication skills, both verbal and written
•    Ability to adhere to manufacturing process procedures and personnel safety principles
•    Design knowledge and/or education related to process instrumentation controls, programmable logic control systems, chemical reaction principles, flow control, mixing, and heat transfer equipment would be advantageous but not required

Minimum education level and experience:
•    Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical, Mechanical Engineering, or Equivalent
•    3-10 years’ experience highly preferred.


EOE Policy Statement:
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.


Estimated Salary:  $75,000 - $100,000 

Experience Level:  5-10 Years 

Requisition ID: 760

Nearest Major Market: Rochester