Paint Process Engineer

Plastic Omnium Auto Exteriors   Chattanooga, TN   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on February 11, 2024
Paint Process Engineer, Chattanooga, TN, Plastic Omnium Auto Exteriors LLC. Plan, dvlp, & engr solvent borne paint, 2K Clearcoat sys, 2K Primer sys, & electrostatic robotic paint apps & paint processes tools incl. jigs & checking fixtures for cmpt painting to produce psgr vehicle front bumpers, rear bumpers, quarter panels, wheel arches, & door panels, implementing plastic part designs dvlped internally & by OEM vehicle makers. Furnish final product & tooling specs to production plant Paint Setting Engrs to produce daily car sets in high volume cmpt mfg environment at Chattanooga Plant. Support new paint production technologies dvlpmt & implementation at Chattanooga (TN) & Anderson (SC) plants. Ensure paint materials & mfg processes maintain physical properties to pass performance & colorimetric reqmts set by customers. Dvlp & improve processes on flaming booth & perform testing to ensure good initial paint adhesion with primer-less process & full process app. Execute early mfg feasibility to validate part characteristics, parts density on the skid, & cycle time using Robot Studio S/W simulation. Bachelor, Mechanical Engrg, Automotive Engrg, Chemical Engrg, or related. 24 mos exp as Engineer or related, planning & engrg solvent borne paint, 2K Clearcoat sys, & robotic paint apps & paint processes incl. & jigs for cmpt painting to produce psgr vehicle parts, implementing plastic part designs dvlped by OEM, or related.

E-mail resume to bridgette.hart@plasticomnium.com (Ref#929).