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As a Process Powders SME, you will serve as the company global SME on the best practices in design, operation, and products utilized on the given area that maximizes its Global Manufacturing KPI performance and the business goals.



Key Responsibilities

  • Document the process design, operation, controls of a given process area of the commercially demonstrated Manufacturing KPI performance
  • Develop with Engineering and Manufacturing Leads brownfield opportunities that move an existing asset to company best in class performance
  • Maintain an ISBL ‘clean’ P&ID of ideal process area setup and expected performance of process in terms of capital and operating cost
  • Coach Manufacturing teams on best operation of subject area
  • Serve as troubleshooting support for escalated non-standard performance in manufacturing
  • Work with business and Advanced Manufacturing teams on subject process area that will ‘move the needle’ on current standard performance.
  • Serve as relationship manager for critical equipment providers in subject area
  • Work with procurement to identify alternative suppliers of sole sourced equipment
  • Work with Engineering and Maintenance Mechanical Reliability teams to identify improvements and spec in best performing parts and designs.





  • Bachelors of Engineering (Chemical, Mechanical)
  • 7-10+ years’ experience in chemical manufacturing with experience in, manufacturing operations, capital project execution, process development and/or new product introduction
  • Experience in batch and continuous operations preferred.
  • Recognized SME for equipment/process assigned to them
  • Fluent in DMAIC/DFSS project execution
  • Fluent in new product/process introduction work processes.
  • Experience with cGMP, ISO, TS16949 or other quality systems preferred.



About us:

Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday – everyday.


Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company.. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

The PPG Way

Every single day at PPG:

We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.

We are “One PPG” to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.

We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.

We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.

We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.

We do better today than yesterday – everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.

PPG Way: (Click here to learn more about the PPG Way)

PPG vision: http://corporate.ppg.com/Our-Company/PPG-Vision.aspx

We are One PPG: http://one.ppg.com/

PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees. We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email recruiting@ppg.com.

PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit Glassdoor.com and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.

Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process. 


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