Extrusion Process Technician

Offer published on 13 06 2024
Location :
SPARTANBURG, SC, United States of America
Sector :
Quality & Risk Management
Contract type :

Open positions

Extrusion Process Technician

Michelin is hiring!

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We have an immediate opening in Spartanburg, South Carolina for an Extrusion Process Technician whose responsibilities include maintaining the extrusion process in the facility, coordinating the industrialization of new products to meet tire specifications while ensuring the process is optimized to maximum output while respecting obtention of quality aspects. Applicant will also be responsible for root cause analysis and helping to develop actions to resolve process or quality issues.

Located in Spartanburg, our plant has been part of the community for over 40 years. Spartanburg offers a great mix of city and country life, with its walkable downtown area and great places to eat. It is located near Greenville, which also offers great living amenities and an international airport. Our facility is home to the X ONE long haul truck tire. We also build heavy duty truck, military, and other large truck tires for our customers.   


  • Design tooling using Solidworks to meet product specifications that will be used to construct the tire.
  • Create specifications to be used in the manufacturing process.
  • Conduct tests to ensure tooling is creating quality products for production.
  • Study potential improvements for process performance.
  • Monitor quality results to ensure products are performing as expected.
  • Study and industrialize new materials for use in the production process.
  • Work with other departments to resolve quality issues.
  • Lead/Participate in quality planning for products, materials, processes, and methods.
  • Draw logical conclusions based on in depth analysis of information
  • Recognize causes and consequences of actions and events that are not likely apparent.
  • Anticipate obstacles considering next steps.
  • Persuade by appealing to reason using data, facts and examples.


  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to interact professionally with external partners, suppliers, customers, and colleagues at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong teamwork, leadership, and organizational skills.
  • Effective problem-solving skills and process/product relationship knowledge.
  • B.S. degree in scientific field and 0-5 years’ experience in process engineering or quality control manufacturing environment.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office® Suite and ability to become proficient in internal software systems.
  • Familiarity with quality protocols and understanding of ISO requirements is preferred.
  • Attention to detail, data accuracy.
  • Knowledge of Solidworks design software is preferred, but not required.

Inspire Motion for Life: Apply Today!

As the leading mobility company, we work with tires, around tires and beyond tires to enable Motion for Life. Dedicated to enhancing our clients’ mobility and sustainability, Michelin designs and distributes the most suitable tires, services and solutions for our customers’ needs. Michelin provides digital services, maps and guides to help enrich trips and travels and make them unique experiences. Bringing our expertise to new markets, we invest in high-technology materials, 3D printing and hydrogen, to serve a wide a variety of industries—from aerospace to biotech. Headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, Michelin North America has approximately 23,000 employees and operates 34 production facilities in the United States and Canada.

MICHELIN® tires have been ranked the #1 Tire Brand across major categories and segments by industry experts and consumers alike. For nearly three decades we’ve been recognized for our achievements in Customer Satisfaction, Performance, Durability, Technology and Innovation.

Michelin cares for the personal and professional development of its employees. We support career advancement through various options, which include: skill and career development, training, career exploration and work with cross-functional teams. We offer the possibility of a varied and fulfilling career path in an environment where unique contributions are valued.

Michelin offers 10 Business Resource Groups (BRGs) which are all-inclusive groups created and led by employees who have shared life experiences across various diversity dimensions. Each group supports business strategies and initiatives along with meeting the needs of members. The goal of each group is to help employees feel welcome and included, support employee engagement and encourage professional development. BRGs also provide cross-cultural support, career management resources and opportunities for community involvement.

Michelin provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information (including family medical history), political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit-based factors. Consistent with these obligations, Michelin also provides reasonable accommodations to employees and applicants with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please contact us at accommodations@michelin.com.

This position is not available for immigration sponsorship.

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