Process Engineer

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Date: Jun 16, 2022

Location: Jiangyin, CN

Company: Bekaert NV

Bekaert ( is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coating technologies. We pursue to be the preferred supplier for our steel wire products and solutions by continuously delivering superior value to our customers worldwide. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with almost 30 000 employees worldwide, headquarters in Belgium and € 4.4 billion in annual revenue.

Purpose of the Job:

Through close contact with central technical team in Belgium and expert in other location, the process engineer will be the specialist and authority for basic theory study of matal deformation rolling and heatment process.
The job holder will have to design, develop, improve, implement and maintain the processes, process parameters and routings of production in order to assure fully meeting high quality standards and at the same time achieve the optimized cost level.
The job holder will be the contact window with commercial team for plant NPD project.
The job holder will also support the implementation progress of satellite project in BJWP.
The job holder will also support technical manager to draw the plant technology roadmap.


Your Role:


1. Process maintan:
Under the supervision of the Technical Manager, the job holder will be responsible for the Heavy Rolling and Heattreatment (Patenting) process
1) Organize the commissioning plan and implement, then finally draw up the process control specification and product control specification;
2) Works out a trial / collaboration program with selected customers in order to obtain all necessary feedback regarding all quality aspects;
3) Proposes improvement plans for the processing of involved wire projects;
4) Implements the process improvements (SOPs, process flows and routings, sampling systems etc.)
5) Focus on process optimizing to reach same even higher quality target under more economical processes.

2. Product maintan:
The job holder will responsible for Wiper Arm,Power Spring,Auger Wire, big size Retainer Ring Wire and Patented Half product on IPH
1) Work together with commercial team to confirm the specification and apply SAP code by supporting of master data team;
2) Maintain and update the product specifications;
3) Maintain and update the process routings and instructions;
4) Maintain and update all relevant process datas in TQMS;
5) Organizes wire sample manufacturing and follow-up at customers
6) Keep tight contact with customers for fast response and continuous quality improvement;
7) Technical investigation on quality complaint and give proposal on complaint handling, work out corrective and preventive actions.

3. Coordinator between plant and commertial team for plant NPD projects
1) Lead to discuss with commertial team to define the plant NPD project every year;
2) Monitor and follow up the progress of NPD project to morve forward according to aligned schedule to deliver expected results within quality and cost targets.

4. Cost optimization
1) Proposes cost optimization through: process improvement and stabilization, development of alternative routings etc.
2) Development of trials, follow-up and implementation

5. New product & process development
1) Develop new products & processes according to company’s development schedule, investigate the feasibility and/or stabilize the process, support sales team to drive new products ahead for responsible area.
2) Draw up and implement plant project sheet for new product/process development, and monitor the risk in case of any process change via FMEA. Finally standardize the process specification.

6. Systematic work
1) Support the implementation progress of satellite project in BJWP.
2) Support technical manager to draw the plant technology roadmap.

7. Other jobs assigned by the supervisor 上级指派的其他工作


Your Profile:

1) He/she has a bachlor or above degree with a major in material forming, heattreatment or metallurgical engineering.
2) He/she is eager to learn new things and continuously looks for improvements in all plant related aspects, whether technical or managerial. 
3) He/she works accurately and can make a good judgment about what are priorities and what’s not. 
4) He/she has good concept in quality, customer and safety, and good communication in both internal and external.
5) He/she has good analytical skills and approaches and solves problems in an accurate, systematic way.
6) He/she is good at using project tool 6-sigma/TQM which is properly required for process/product design. Or after 1 year on-board training, the jobholder is capable on these skills.
7) Her/his English is good, both oral and written to make sure to have smooth and good communication with senior management and with HQ. 
8) Preferably he/she has 1-2 years of experience in one of the Bekaert JV’s or in process control, quality or product development.



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