Missouri Energy Jobs

Jobs.mo.gov mobile logo

Job Information

Honeywell Plastics Engineer in Kansas City, Missouri

The future is what you make it!

When you join Honeywell, you become a member of our team of problem solvers, innovators, dreamers, and doers who make the things that make the future. Working at Honeywell isn’t just about developing cool things. That’s why all of our employees enjoy access to career opportunities across different fields and industries.

Are you ready to help us make the future?

Honeywell’s Federal Manufacturing & Technologies business manages the U. S. Department of Energy’s Kansas City National Security Campus in Missouri and New Mexico, manufacturing sophisticated mechanical, electronic and engineered-material components for our nation's defense system. Honeywell is on the leading edge of supplying engineering and manufacturing expertise for our nation's defense and national security. Visit kcnsc.doe.gov for more information about working for Honeywell at the Kansas City National Security Campus.

This position will be located in Kansas City, MO


We have a Rubber and Plastics Process Engineering position currently available for an experienced engineer. Engineers in this organization provide engineering support of various plastic products. This engineer will perform project management, manufacturing support, process development, part evaluations, support SPC initiatives, and support quality control functions. While in this position, the engineer will have developmental opportunities for increasing roles of project responsibilities and management.

Job Duties:

The engineer is expected to:

  • Execute a variety of moderate mechanical engineering assignments and provide detailed instructions in the design/implementation and use of new and current products, components, tools and acceptance equipment

  • Perform product and process capability studies, product or project data reviews and other engineering evaluation tasks and responsibilities

  • Evaluate opportunities for defect prevention based on standard or accepted solutions

  • Prepare evaluation reports, analyze discrepancies and make recommendations for product, manufacturing or operation processes that improve productivity and quality and reduce flowtime

  • Define and acquire tooling, gaging and other equipment necessary to manufacture parts and to assure product quality

  • Interact with and present to design agencies, suppliers and/or internal stakeholders such as the Integrated Supply Chain or Program Management to assist in resolving design, development, production, and acceptance and schedule issues

  • Provide technical direction or assistance in appropriate assigned field(s)

  • Evaluate and make recommendations regarding technological advances that improve productivity and quality, reduce flowtime and enhance operations surety

  • Influence technical direction and decision-making

You Must Have:

  • U.S. citizenship in order to obtain and maintain U.S. Department of Energy ""Q"" level security clearance

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or Physics from an ABET accredited program

  • Two (2) or more years of applied experience in engineering roles in a technical or manufacturing environment

We Value:

  • Candidates with greater experience are encouraged to apply and will be considered at the level (III, Senior) commensurate with candidate credentials and as warranted by current business requirements

  • Advanced degree in engineering or engineering management

  • Three (3) or more years of experience preferred

  • Relevant experience working with the production any of the following: Compression Molding, transfer molding, plastic processing

  • Hands-on experience with basic mechanical/electrical systems and tools

  • Experience with creating/interpreting engineering drawings and understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (ASME Y14.5) and tolerance stack-up.

  • Experience interacting with and presenting to multiple levels of technical stakeholders and customers

  • Experience connecting design to manufacturing, driving consistency, reliability and producibility

  • Hands-on experience with 3D design software such as Pro-E or SolidWorks

  • Effective verbal, written and presentation skills

  • Tooling/Fixturing Design and Development

  • Understanding of Six Sigma and Lean principles

  • Development of work instruction and interacting with production floor operators

Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.