**The location of this position can be anywhere in the world where Cabot has operations**
This position will lead the Manufacturing Performance Improvement program for the Specialty Carbons business. The Senior Product Line Engineer will select the Key Performance Indicators to support business growth and priorities, and work with the Operations and Manufacturing Excellence Group teams to develop and implement continuous improvement plans. He/she will also share best practices globally, and support and drive:
1. KPI improvement
2. Production assurance
He/she will primarily support manufacturing operations performance improvement in the core Specialty Carbons network plants of Pampa/PDMC, Canal, Botlek and Tianjin, but may also support other plants globally with Specialty Carbons product manufacturing.
Anticipate that travel could be 20-30% but will vary according to business priorities.
General Job Description for Senior Product Line Engineer
The Senior Product Line Engineer leads the development and implementation of key manufacturing performance and product improvement initiatives. He/she serves as key technical resource to enable achievement of manufacturing objectives aimed at improved products, operations, costs, quality, and unit reliability that support the goals of the plant/business/division. The Senior Product Line Engineer serves as expert for particular product line(s) reviewing product/process and quality specifications and provides broad technical support. He/she will work closely with businesses, manufacturing, marketing and technical support groups.
Founded in 1882, Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is a global specialty chemicals and performance materials company, headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. The company is a leading provider of rubber and specialty carbons, activated carbon, inkjet colorants, cesium formate drilling fluids, fumed silica, aerogel and elastomer composites.