Process Engineer

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Chance Aluminum, based in Williamsport, PA, focuses on production as the domestic supplier for AA Metals, a Florida-based master distributor with global operations in the United States, Columbia, Turkey, and China. We are a safety focused, drug-free, tobacco-free industrial manufacturing facility looking to expand our team of dedicated, goal-driven individuals.

Currently, we have an immediate opportunity for an experienced Process Engineer at our Williamsport facility. We’re looking for a result oriented professional with an exemplary track record of success in safety and collaboration to join our team.



Perform functions to provide manufacturing departments with technical and engineering support, in areas relating to manufacturing problem resolution and process improvement. Developing, configuring, and optimizing industrial processes from inception through to start up and certification. Assessing processes, taking measurements, and interpreting data. Designing, running, testing, and upgrading systems and processes to optimize safety, quality, and production efficiency.


  • Support the plant in strategic business improvement activities that will focus on improving safety, quality, delivery, and productivity with a results-oriented approach
  • Coordinate efforts on process improvements, including capital projects, and support and lead the execution of problem-solving efforts related to process and machine improvements
  • Document operation processes and investigate existing and emerging technology, to determine opportunities for process improvements to affect quality and efficiency of production.
  • Examine specific problem areas, efficiency opportunities and devise solutions to include development of process control strategy to ensure long-term product and process capability
  • Develop and maintain process control plans, FMEAs and process manuals
  • Supports leadership and production team on management reviews, major quality initiatives, and process improvements.
  • Ensure programs operate within designated budgetary constraints and prepare any range of related progress reports and presentations
  • Assist in the design and engineering of equipment, facility, and flow paths to optimize total system productivity.
  • Complete assigned tasks in accordance with government codes and regulations, safety, quality control, company programs and procedures.
  • Other tasks as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • Minimum of two years of industrial manufacturing experience
  • Strong understanding of mechanical components
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to think critically and theoretically
  • Adaptable to change
  • Detail and results oriented
  • Willingness to learn
  • Ability to function successfully in a fast-paced, changing work environment
  • Work with limited supervision, self-driven
  • Capable to develop successful partnerships with internal and external team members


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
  • Four years of manufacturing experience in the aluminum, metals, or similar industry
  • Knowledge of material sciences, metallurgy, aluminum
  • Familiarity with industry safety regulations
  • Knowledge and/or certification in 5S principles and Lean Six Sigma Continuous Improvement Programs, preferred
  • Familiarity of standards certifications related to ISO 9001- 2015
  • Strong business, technical, computer, and analytical skills (from educational background and/or manufacturing experience)


  • Requires ability to work in an office and manufacturing environments.
  • Physical conditions for positions: Sit, stand, walk, bend, reach, push, pull, kneel, stoop, crouch, climb, grasp, ascend/descend stairs.
  • Must have visual acuity, excellent mobility, good hearing, manual dexterity, good balance, ability to work a minimum of 8 hours, and wear required personal protective equipment.

All tasks performed with or without reasonable accommodations.


Working with and near electrical and mechanical machinery and equipment in an industrial manufacturing environment, which may include exposure to varying temperatures and noise levels, dust, dirt, fumes, welding machines, and mobile equipment.

CHANCE ALUMINUM BENEFITS, including but not limited to:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • 401(k) options with employer matching
  • Employer paid short- and long-term disability as well as term life insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Holidays

We are an AA / EEO / Veterans / ADA Friendly Employer

Legal status to work in the United States is required

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.

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