Harris Corporation Powder Process Engineer in Salt Lake City, Utah

Powder Process Engineer 10/29/18--ManufacturingUSA - UT - Salt Lake City




Job ID: ES20182910-28371


Powder Process Engineer - Salt Lake City, UT

Job ID: ES20182910-28371

Job Description:

Harris Corporation is seeking a Powder Process Engineer to join the powder manufacturing engineering department within the piezoelectric ceramic manufacturing plant in Salt Lake City, UT. The engineer will be responsible for providing support and establishing procedures and process controls to ensure quality cost-effective product.

Principle Accountabilities:

  • Provides powder formulations to production for all compositions.

  • Reviews Electrical Tests, Processes, Raw Material Evaluation, Powder Lot, and Spray Dry Processing data and initiates corrective action in an expedient manner.

  • Evaluates electrical sample data and releases instruction to production.

  • Evaluates and develops process and procedures consistent with the company’s quality philosophy including the use of statistical process control.

  • Evaluates and initiates new methods, processes, materials and equipment to ensure competitive position.

  • Actively involved in generating manufacturing operations sheets in conjunction with production manager, materials planner and other engineering functions.

  • Identifies existing and potential problems and initiates corrective action.

  • Develops and maintains highly motivated and technically competent work force with good supervisory skills.

  • Interfaces with other departments in a spirit of cooperation consistent with the overall objectives of the company.


  • BS degree in Ceramic Engineering, Material Science Engineering, or Chemical Engineering required with up to five years industry experience in ceramic processing, powder formulation and processing, including broad knowledge of engineering and production practices.

  • Ability to attain and maintain Secret Clearance.

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong quantitative, analytical, and communication skills.

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

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LocationUSA - UT - Salt Lake City