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ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Continuous Improvement Engineer in Auburn, Washington

Job Description

ProAmpac currently seeks to fill a Continuous Improvement Engineering position at its Seattle, Washington Center of Excellence manufacturing operation. The position will provide management support, in identifying, establishing, and maintaining new process improvement opportunities in the areas of product realization, quality, cost, production performance, and preventive and predictive maintenance.

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Support product realization initiatives.

  2. Evaluate and analyze current process metrics and performance to identify areas requiring improvements.

  3. Analyze and identify opportunities to reduce process variation, improve process capabilities and optimize process performance.

  4. Develop process improvement initiatives to increase operational efficiency and productivity while following safety, environmental, food safety and good manufacturing practices observed by ProAmpac.

  5. Facilitate the deployment of new and changed processes to provide improved results.

  6. Develop standard procedures and policies to be followed.

  7. Train and guide resources as needed.

  8. Work with various teams to reduce process and business variations.

  9. Assist Managers in management for capital projects.

  10. Prepare project presentations for management when needed.

  11. Review and update business procedures and documents based on project requirements.

  12. Provide support with the setup of non-standard products.

  13. Manage assigned requests, tasks, and projects through planning, organizing, coordinating to ensure required deadlines and expectations are met.

 ProAmpac Profile: 

ProAmpac is a leader in the retail, food, security, and medical packaging markets, whose mission is to design and deliver packaging products and services that build business for the customer. ProAmpac is a diversified global packaging company with 30 manufacturing centers in North America, Europe and Asia.

ProAmpac offers a competitive compensation program and benefits package including: medical/dental/vision insurance, paid holidays and vacations, life insurance, 401(K) with matching, Flexible Spending Accounts, etc.

ProAmpac is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of race, religion, color, age, gender, national origin, marital status, disability, or handicap, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by the low.

Pre-employment drug and alcohol screen required.


  • BS Degree in Chemical or Materials Engineering or Related Education

  • 1-7 years of experience at a manufacturing site

  • Good understanding of materials science & BOMs

  • SPC/Lean Tools Experience Preferred

  • Strong implementation skills

  • Good troubleshooting fact finding skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills; computer proficiency

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Technical report writing and analytical skills.

  • Ability to take initiative and work independently or in team environment.

Area of Interest: Engineering
Department: Engineering-2700

ProAmpac is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.