Become part of a growing company that engineers sound-proof, fire-proof and ballistic attack resistant doors, improving customer overall comfort level, standard of living and helping save lives. Using the latest technology and material science, Masonite designs, develops and manufactures doors that do more.
Lead the development of innovative exterior door constructions with expertise in raw material conversion that provides competitive advantages in exterior door performance. Serve as a subject matter expert for these technologies. Provide ongoing business support for cost optimization projects, quality improvement, and resolving process issues in operations.
Lead development of innovative exterior door construction processes for residential applications, with a focus on raw material conversion including automated -door lay-up, composite molding, and foaming processes.
Collaborate with the Product Development Team and Manufacturing Team to develop/improve product and processes, scale-up, plant optimization, and future plant design.
Lead in a manufacturing environment with a high degree of product and process complexity.
Drive continuous improvement and provide leadership in utilizing various analysis tools.
Supports scale-up of new equipment and technology in manufacturing plants, including the development of standard operating procedures, technical training of operators, and scale-up to meet project objectives.
Responsible for initial scoping of new equipment, requirements generation (defining key metrics for performance), developing experimental designs, running experiments/trials, performing advance statistical analysis of the data (analyzing results), formulating recommendations, reporting results (technical documents and technical presentations).
Drive action plans to deliver product technical deliverables through concept validation, design validation, and process validation following Stage-Gate Development Process.
Conducts regular design, quality, cost, manufacturability, and safety reviews with the project team and support functions.
Provide support to resolve product quality issues and complex manufacturing problems in a timely fashion.
Stay abreast of technology development in operational processes for door construction.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience Requirements:
BS in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or Material Science is preferred
Master’s Degree in a related field a plus
At least 5 years of experience in material processing with some experience in material lay-up and process development.
Masonite is the true door category leader — the only door manufacturer to serve both the residential and architectural markets. Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, we employ more than nine thousand people worldwide. Nowhere else will you find the comprehensive and compelling product portfolios that provide the perfect door solution for every opening — from creating beautiful homes to defining world-class commercial spaces and everything in between.