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Senior Project Engineer

Date:  Apr 3, 2021

Fayetteville, NC, US

Company:  Goodyear

Location: US-NC-FAYETTEVILLE-PLT-0161-2151   
Goodyear Talent Acquisition Representative: Heather Rodriguez  
Sponsorship Available:  No
Relocation Assistance Available: Yes 



Principal duties and responsibilities:
•Carry out activities that involve improving manufacturing capability such as coordinating projects, analyzing data, and conducting process and equipment trials.
•Manage, track and analyze engineering expense. Manage resources to ensure the proper design, installation, modification, and maintainability of new and existing plant equipment.
• Execute activities involving continuous improvement tools, recommending solutions and facilitating cost down initiatives related to improving product costs. Manage cost estimates, financially justify projects, prepare budgets, review design, and manage resources to ensure proper installation and commissioning of equipment. These duties would include training and instruction of appropriate team members and day-to-day floor support.
•Identify and correct unacceptable performance through analysis and technical knowledge of the product and process. 
•Facilitate contractor management process and periodically audit contractors' work to ensure that safe work practices and standard operating procedures are followed.
•Perform activities that involve issuing reports, conducting audits, maintaining process and material specifications.
•Maintain alignment between the plant and Akron engineering on key engineering and technical items.
•Support plant manufacturing operations by interfacing with plant management, quality, finance and other internal and external organizations.   
•Drive and improve customer satisfaction through contact with customers.     

Education and experience:
•Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field. (Masters degree or higher education optional/preferred).
•Experience in project management .
•Minimum of 6 years’ experience working in a multidisciplinary Engineering and Maintenance environment.
•Tire manufacturing plant experience preferred.



Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 63,000 people and manufactures its products in 46 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

Nearest Major Market: Fayetteville

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