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Avery Dennison Process Engineer in Mentor, Ohio

Company Description

Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and digital identification solutions company that provides branding and information labeling solutions, including pressure-sensitive materials, radio-frequency identification (RFID) inlays and tags, and a variety of converted products and solutions. The company designs and manufactures a wide range of labeling and functional materials that enhance branded packaging, carry or display information that connects the physical and the digital, and improve customers’ product performance. The company serves an array of industries worldwide, including home and personal care, apparel, e-commerce, logistics, food and grocery, pharmaceuticals and automotive. The company employs approximately 36,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2022 were $9.0 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

At Avery Dennison, some of the great benefits we provide are:

  • Health & Wellness benefits starting on day 1 of employment

  • Paid parental leave

  • 401K eligibility

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Flexible work arrangements

  • Employee Assistance Program eligibility / Health Advocate

  • Paid vacation and Paid holidays

Job Description

What you will be doing:

Avery Dennison is seeking a Process Engineer to join the Process & Quality group in Mentor, Ohio. As a Process Engineer for our facility, you will execute projects of significant importance, scope and complexity and will resolve common and special cause issues that impact plant quality, reliability and performance.


In your role as Process Engineer, delivering on these responsibilities is critical to success:

  • Support day to day operations in the production environment and work with other staff to identify, select, prioritize and execute process improvement projects.

  • Provide general troubleshooting, engineering, maintenance, equipment and daily process assistance to our manufacturing line.

  • Continually improve & optimize current products through variation reduction.

  • Investigating manufacturing problems and consulting with production teams, analyzing the supporting data, recommending corrective actions, and following through on recommendations to evaluate their effectiveness.

  • Creating, refining, educating and implementing standard work.

  • Use lean six sigma to eliminate waste, improve material flow, and streamline processes.

  • Assisting and improving the controls, equipment, and maintenance practices used to run the operations.

  • Lead capital projects related to equipment installations, modifications, or upgrades.

  • Support new product development and product design within technical teams.



Avery Dennison has a long history of being a market leader. Your history is important to us. It should include the following:


  • BS Degree in Mechanical or Chemical engineering required or related engineering discipline


  • 1 to 3 Years process expertise in a manufacturing environment with Bachelor’s Degree; alternately 6 months of process engineering experience in a job offered with a Master’s Degree in related fields would also be considered.


  • Experience with variation reduction using statistical analysis, statistical process controls, SPC (Statistical Process Controls), DOE (Design of Experiments), FMEA (Failure Modes & Effects Analysis), and MSE (Mean Squared Error).

  • Ability to resolve common and special cause issues via methodology to develop, implement, monitor, measure, and control functional improvement plans.

  • Strong multi-tasking, problem solving, decision analysis, situation appraisal skills.

  • Strong project management skills and ability to manage multiple concurrent priorities. Project Engineering and AutoCAD experience is a plus.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as ability to connect and influence at all levels of the plant.

  • ISO 9001-2000 and Six Sigma exposure/experience. Green Belt / Black Belt certification a plus.

  • Mechanical competency with controls, instrumentation, PLC (Programmable Logic Controls) knowledge

Additional Information

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

If you require accommodations to view or apply for a job, alternative methods are available to submit an application. Please contact (440)534-6000 or NA.TA.Operations@averydennison.com to discuss reasonable accommodations.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled