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Project Engineer

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Date: Nov 23, 2021

Location: Gebze, TR, 41480

Company: Corning

Job Description

  • Coordination of departments for keeping the scrap rate under control
  • Daily scrap and defect data (SAP notifications) collection and analysis
  • Overall scrap data analysis and forecast. Informing accountable and responsible parties and getting them aligned with the scrap KPIs.
  • Being a representative for the engineering dept. for the internal and external audits.
  • Main responsible person for CR (cost reduction) projects. This encompasses:
    • Collecting CR projects from all departments
    • Following up of year-to-date (YTD) and possible carryover CR projects in set periods
    • Interfacing with Corning Global for any status/progress change and informing Gebze plant accordingly
    • Reporting and presenting CR projects
    • Making sure project management platform (SRA) is properly used and maintained for the CR projects
    • Interfacing with finance department to ensure the eligibility of CR projects
  • Keeping track of the FTE (full time equivalent) analysis.
  • CAR and kaizen reporting and follow up
  • AME (Achieving Manufacturing Excellence) audit and activities main responsible person (for engineering dept.)
  • Taking power user role for Change Management System. Keeping track of approvals.
  • Main responsible person for engineering ARs (appropriation requests). Creation and submission.
  • Creating and updating engineering instructions within the QMS platform.



  • B.S., Engineering degree required
  • 1-3 years of professional experience in manufacturing environments
  • MS Excel knowledge (mid-level) is a must
  • Statistical knowledge to evaluate scrap data
  • MS Project is desirable
  • Must be able to retrieve and analyze raw data from SAP (PP, MM, QM modules) with efficiency
  • ISO 9001, 14001, 45001 knowledge is desirable
  • English is a must. Must possess effective speaking writing and comprehension skills in English.
  • The ability to communicate effectively with employees at all levels
  • PTC Windchill knowledge desirable
  • Able to take initiatives when necessary and be assertive
  • Able to manage tasks, assignments, and projects with little or no supervision
  • Well organized and able to meet deadlines.
  • Provide accurate and on-time results
  • Positive attitude for learning
  • Knowledge of various quality system methodologies is desirable (i.e. Lean, 6-Sigma, Kaizen, 5S, 5Whys, Pareto Analysis, Fish-Bone, FMEA, etc.)