Materials Engineer - Paint

Requisition ID:  1962
Location: 

Lincoln, AL, US, 35096

Workstyle:  Onsite
Shift:  1st
Salary Range:  $67,000.00 - $100,500.00

What Makes a Honda, is Who makes a Honda

Honda has a clear vision for the future, and it’s a joyful one.  We are looking for individuals with the skills, courage, persistence, and dreams that will help us reach our future-focused goals. 

 At our core is innovation. Honda is constantly innovating and developing solutions to drive our business with record success.  We strive to be a company that serves as a source of “power” that supports people around the world who are trying to do things based on their own initiative and that helps people expand their own potential. To this end, Honda strives to realize “the joy and freedom of mobility” by developing new technologies and an innovative approach to achieve a “zero environmental footprint.”

We are looking for qualified individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, continuous improvement values, and a strong work ethic to join our team.

If your goals and values align with Honda’s, we want you to join our team to Bring the Future!

Location

Lincoln, AL

Job Purpose

Perform Paint Materials activities utilizing strategic planning and execution to achieve (KPI) Key Performance Indicators and meet or exceed internal and external customer expectations. 

Key Accountabilities

  • Maintain and use multiple types of testing instrumentation and understand the data for proper analysis.
  • Develop self, colleagues, and team through technical training, mentoring, sharing of experiences, and formulated material related understanding for individual and team growth
  • Assess and understand current used materials and process constraints to develop   planning strategies preparing the plant to meet future formulated material needs.
  • Lead verification of new formulated materials, through testing, visual cues, and process confirmation, ensuring they conform to the specifications set. 
  • Assess and understand material, product specifications and testing requirements to lead or support daily complex problem analysis/countermeasures to ensure SQCDME.
  • Develop documentation/procedures that will allow associates to execute and maintain quality for long term production stability.
  • Test, evaluate, implement, and maintain controls for current and new formulated products to ensure compliance to product and Honda specifications. 

Qualifications, Experience, and Skills

  • Chemist, Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineer- or Minimum 3-5 years in automotive background heavy in technical analysis. 
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point)
  • Good visual color acuity. Ability to pass Munsell color testing. 
  • Demonstrated strong technical and service attributes.
  • Read and Understand Design specifications and technical testing procedures.
  • Leadership and project management skills.
  • Continuous Improvement.

Workstyle

  • Office environment with frequent interaction within equipment and process areas.
  • 2-10 hours OT per week
  • 1-2 time per year Domestic Travel

Benefits and Total Rewards

What differentiates Honda and make us an employer of choice?
 
Total Rewards:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Overtime compensation
  • Annual Bonus
  • Associate lease car program with a cost
  • Industry leading Benefit Plans (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Paid time off, including vacation, paid holidays, sick time, personal days
  • 401K Plan with company match + additional contribution
  • Relocation assistance (if eligible)

 
Career Growth:

  • Advancement opportunities
  • Career mobility 
  • Education reimbursement for continued learning
  • Training and Development programs

 
Additional Offerings:

  • Wellbeing program
  • Community service and engagement programs
  • Product programs
  • Free drinks onsite

 
Honda is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor.

Honda is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor.

Bring the Future

Honda is driven by a passionate workforce that is proud of the quality products we produce and the goals we aim to accomplish. Our associates charge forward through guidance of the Honda 2030 Vision: Lead the advancement of mobility and enable people everywhere in the world to improve their daily lives. 

You’re invited to
bring your skills, bring your background, and  bring the future at Honda. 

Apply today.  

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