Posted on: October 12, 2018
Libbey is hiring a dynamic Furnace Design Engineer who will be primarily responsible for refractory and steel binding design of furnaces, alcoves and forehearths. This individual must be a team player with the ability to effectively manage multiple projects, work with little or no technical guidance, have strong problem-solving skills and possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Responsibilities: * Develop/design furnace assemblies, layouts, details and as-builts using AutoCAD * Prepares drawings, reports, papers, etc. to review progress and results, submitting them to higher-level professionals for review * Assist with mechanical systems such as stirrers, batch chargers, batch conveyors, batch house revisions, magnet installations and occasional refractory inspections. * Provide accurate and complete documentation including scopes of work, specifications, BOMs and bid packages for various projects * Provide job site supervision during furnace/forehearth construction and hot repairs * Domestic and international travel for team projects, audits, training, scope building, and installations Requirements & Qualifications: * BS or BET degree is required * 5+ years of experience in furnace engineering * Strong PC skills, including AutoCAD * Minimum 3 years of technical application and field work * Strong mechanical engineering experience * Prior project management experience * Basic understanding of welding * General knowledge of furnace design including furnace/forehearth construction (steel bindings, equipment, expansion allowances, etc.) * General knowledge of refractory types and manufacturers * Domestic and international travel, up to 40% * Understanding of glass raw materials and the impact on glass properties * Must demonstrate the ability to work in a manufacturing production environment exposed to heat, noise, heights and required to wear protective and safety equipment at all times Nearest Major Market: Toledo Job Segment: Welding, Construction, Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Project Manager, Manufacturing, Engineering, TechnologySDL2017
Keywords: Libbey, Toledo , Furnace Engineer, Engineering , Toledo, Ohio
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