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Field Service Engineers – Anywhere in the United States
Posted April 11th, 2018
Field Service Responsibilities: including but not limited to the following:
Assist service department to support customers, with knowledge, in industrial equipment aspects of installation, replace, maintain, troubleshoot and repair of complex electrical, electronic, hydraulic, pneumatic and/or mechanical equipment including but not limited to robots or programmable controllers, numeral controls, pipe systems, gauges, valves, pressure regulators, power supplies, drives, and related equipment; PLC programming and analysis where necessary and/or solve production issues and process improvements.
– Interpret customer production, layout and processing data to advise on options and alternatives for product installation, operation or repair for customer service support.
– Assist with analytical engineering consultation, technical input and mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical or electronic equipment troubleshooting.
– Be visible and a person known to customers to be purposeful in getting equipment running quickly and effortlessly as possible with a pleasant professional demeanor (by phone and in person) and/or be able to get the correct assistance to solve the issues.
– Blow mold and/or injection mold equipment experience.
– Injection mold rebuild including dismantling, wiring, assembling, cleaning and mold inspection.
– Responsible for proper maintenance and storage of tools and machines.
– Issue the technical report after every technical intervention.
– Updating technical knowledge to keep up with technological solutions.
– Support the company business, when required, outside the USA.
In addition to an annual salary in the $60,000 to $70,000 range the company offers 100% company paid Healthcare Benefits, and a 401k with 5% matching.
RequirementsMust have electrical and mechanical experience and/or equivalent education a minimum of an Associate Degree preferred.
– Aptitude to troubleshoot mechanical issues such as malfunctioning parts, how to dismantle, replace, repair, know stress tolerances, etc. and read/understand schematics.
– Electrical knowledge and/or capability to read electrical schematics.
– Aptitude to install and repair electrical and electronic components of machinery and equipment.
– A minimum of 2 years of blow molding and/or injection molding and/or filling line and/or palletizers and/or robotics equipment service experience.
– Demonstrate a calm, rational and non-combative temperament at all times.
– Ability to perform each essential duty satisfactorily as listed in the Essential Functions.
– Ability to drive the forklift or available to be trained to use the forklift.
– Aptitude to write technical reports.
– Willingness and availability to extensively travel domestically (in excess of 75%).
– Eligible and available for occasional travel to parent Company in Italy or other international location.
– Flexibility to work over weekends if necessary.
– Computer literate and good command of the English language.
– Possess or be eligible for a US driver’s license and passport
– Ability to analyze engineering documents including electronic schematics and assembly drawings
– Ability to interpret technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form.
– Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
– Ability to draft technical reports detailing technical or design flaws.
– Be self-motivated and able to deal with executive management and operators equally professionally
– Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced and pressurized environment without compromising efficiency and accuracy of work.
– Software and Applications:
o PLC Siemens S7-300 and/or PC Siemens S7-MAC (AWL or Ladder Programming Language)
o TP-177 and/or MP-277 and/or Thin Client, Siemens (WINCC Programming Language)
o FANUC Robot (FANUC Programming Language)
o Siemens Profibus/Profinet
Flexible PVC Product Development – Saginaw, MI
Posted April 2nd, 2018
A major manufacturer of flexible PVC roofing membranes is searching for a Flexible PVC Formulator. The Flexible PVC Formulator must have experience developing and performing long term testing protocols for flexible PVC in outdoor environments and have experience and experience in calendaring and/or extruding operations. The Flexible PVC Formulator will be responsible for:
In addition to an annual salary in the $100,000 to $130,000 range, the company offers competitive benefits including; health care, and relocation assistance.
Business Development Manager – Detroit, MI
Posted April 2nd, 2018
An automotive plastic resin compounding company specializing in supplying polyolefin resins to the automotive industry is searching for a Business Development Manager to lead the OEM automotive account team. This is a newly created opening, special training and coaching will be provided in the start-up phase. After training, the Business Development Manager will work out of a home office.
The Business Development Manager will be responsible for:
In addition to an annual salary in the $140,000 to $170,000 range the company offers; an annual bonus in the $10,000 to $25,000 range, very competitive benefits including a 401k with matching, and relocation assistance.
Business Development Manager; Education, Experience and People Skill requirements:
Plastic Mold Maintenance Technician – Atlanta, GA
Posted March 30th, 2018
A company manufacturing consumer plastic packaging products is searching for a Plastic Mold Maintenance Technician to polish, maintain and repair plastic molds on second shift (1PM – 9PM).
Maintenance Technician Responsibilities Include:
In addition to a hourly salary in the $24 to $30 range, the company offers; standard medical, dental and vision first of the month following 30 days of employment. tuition reimbursement, PTO, 401k, profit sharing, a employee stock option purchase program, Profit Sharing after 1 year of continued employment, and relocation assistance.
•Minimum of 3 years experience in the injection molding industry.
•Prior background in plastic injection mold maintenance, repair and troubleshooting.
•CNC experience would be a real plus.
Injection Mold Set-up Technician – Mebane, NC
Posted March 28th, 2018
A large proprietary injection molding company wants to hire injection molding Set-up Technicians to; set up molds, start up, and troubleshoot molding processes. Must be fully capable to work on molds, all auxiliary equipment and work with trainees, as required.
Set-up Technician Responsibilities Include:
In addition to an hourly rate in the $24 to $25 range, the company offers competitive benefits including; medical, a 401(k), and relocation assistance..
Molding Manufacturing Engineer – Sidney, NY
Posted March 24th, 2018
A leader in designing and manufacturing electrical components for the aviation and commercial industry is currently seeking an innovative individual that demonstrates significant ingenuity in problem solving for the position of Molding Manufacturing Engineer. The Molding Manufacturing Engineer will support all products produced from Design Engineering through end user support.
In addition to competitive benefits, the company offers an annual salary in the $80,000 to $90,000 range.
Injection Molding Process Engineer – Fort Worth, TX
Posted March 21st, 2018
A rapidly growing manufacturer of tight tolerance plastic injection molded parts is searching for a Process Engineer. The Process Engineer:
In addition to an annual salary in the $80,000 to $90,000 range, the company offers competitive benefits and relocation assistance.
Education and/or Experience
A four or two year technical degree would be a real plus but related plastic injection molding processing experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience would be acceptable.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications Word Processing software; Microsoft Office Applications Spreadsheet software and Web-Based Software.
Injection Molding Program Manager – Bethel, VT
Posted March 20th, 2018
A plastic injection molding company is seeking to hire a Program Manager to lead plastic molding projects for automotive manufacturing companies. The Program Manager plans and oversees the implementation of multiple assigned projects, making sure that each stays within the stipulated timing and budget. Project scope for each assignment will be defined by Engineering Manager, but will normally include overall responsibility for multiple injection molds, assembly equipment, packaging equipment, and/or contract manufacturing projects. Primary function of Program Manager, regardless of scope of project, is to lead a cross-functional project team making sure that time, risks, costs, quality, and project resources are utilized efficiently.
In addition to an annual salary in the $90,000 to $110,000 range the company offers very competitive benefits and excellent relocation assistance.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Director, Research and Development – New Brunswick, NJ
Posted March 7th, 2018
A leading global manufacturer of innovative food packaging products and solutions that designs, manufactures, and distributes a wide spectrum of packaging solutions for food distributors, restaurants & caterers, grocery stores, national food chains and consumer entertaining is searching for a Director of Research and Development. The Director of Research and Development will be responsible for complete ownership of research and development projects involving materials, new products, and process and equipment opportunities leading to increased revenue and/or cost reductions.
Benefits in addition to an annual salary in the $130,000 to $150,000 range:
• Extensive knowledge of plastics and how they are used in manufacturing and the market place.
• Direct experience with thermoplastics and additives in extrusion, thermoforming and injection molding.
• Strong project management and organizational skills
• Strong collaboration skills – works effectively and cooperatively with all levels within the organization; establishes and maintains good working relationships
• Ability to generate innovative solutions in work situations; tries different and novel ways to deal with work problems and opportunities
• Drives for results – sets high standards; monitors progress toward goals; tenaciously works to meet or exceed goals
• Demonstrates good business judgment; uses data from different sources to draw conclusions; uses effective approaches for choosing a course of action or developing appropriate solutions
• Ability to develop complete and accurate budgets, project justifications and timelines
• Strong written & oral communication skills
• Working knowledge of MS Office and MS Project
• A Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering or science discipline (plastics a plus); MBA a plus
• Certified Project Manager (CPM) a plus
• A minimum of ten years of experience in project management within the plastics manufacturing industry is a must
• Prior experience working on technology (materials and equipment) initiatives
Mold Maker – Fort Worth, TX
Posted January 19th, 2018
A company manufacturing plastic connectors for the glass fiber industry is searching for a Plastic Mold Maker to build, polish, maintain and repair plastic molds.
Mold Maker Responsibilities Include:
In addition to an annual salary in the $70,000 to $80,000 range, the company offers competitive benefits and relocation assistance.
Requirements:•Minimum of 3 years experience in the injection molding industry.
•Prior background in plastic injection mold making, maintenance, repair and troubleshooting.
Maintenance Technician – Memphis, TN
Posted November 13th, 2017
A company that manufactures; patient products, such as; water service and basins, bedpans and urinals, and bags for hospitals and clinics is searching for a Plastic Injection Molding Maintenance Technician. The Maintenance Technician provides assistance to ensure the maximum operation and productive life of building facilities and equipment by installing, troubleshooting and repairing blow molding and injection molding machines and using proven hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, and mechanical aptitude to perform maintenance on general equipment. The Maintenance Technician will work a 12 hour shift from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
In addition to a hourly rate in the $22 to $33 range; the company offers Health Care Benefits, a 401(k) plan, and profit sharing.
Injection Molding Process Technicians – Memphis, TN
Posted November 11th, 2017
A company that manufactures patient products for hospitals and clinics is searching for four plastic Injection Molding Process Technicians. Each Injection Molding Process Technician will work either 12 hour night shifts or 12 hour days shifts. The 12 hour shifts consists of working 2,2,3 with every other weekend off or 3 days or nights on, followed by 2 days or nights off, which are then followed by a 2 day or night on shift, etc.
In addition to modern working condition the company offers very competitive benefits including PPO medical and a 401(k) with matching.
In addition to an hourly rate in the $14.00 to $16.00 range the company offers very competitive benefits including; a PPO healthcare, a 401(k), and relocation assistance.
Processing Technician – Albuquerque, NM
Posted November 5th, 2017
A leading supplier of gifts, home décor, and tabletop products is searching for Plastic Injection Process Technician who can:
In addition to a hourly rate in the $22 to $28, range the company offers competitive benefits, and a $2,500 relocation allowance if needed.
Sr. Tooling Engineer – Chicago, IL
Posted August 1st, 2017
A privately-held, international consumer products company, specializing in the design, marketing and manufacturing of high quality, innovative housewares products is searching for a Senior Tooling Engineer.
The Senior Tooling Engineer reports to the Director of Operations and is part of the senior management team for the plant. The Senior Tooling Engineer will lead the activities of tool room employees, contractors or vendors and be responsible for all tool building activities, maintenance and repair. The Sr. Tooling Engineer will also be responsible for customer molding (sample) trials delivering solutions on-time, on budget and in accordance with safety protocols.
In addition to an annual salary in the $80,000 to $95,000 range, the company provides an attractive compensation plan with bonus, a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.
Bachelor’s degree in a technical field is required, preferably in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology.
Plastic Mold Maintenance Technicians – Atlanta, GA
Posted July 19th, 2017
A company manufacturing consumer plastic packaging products is searching for a second and a third shift Plastic Mold Maintenance Technician to polish, maintain and repair plastic molds.
In addition to an hourly rate in the $20 to $27 range, the company offers; standard medical, dental and vision first of the month following 30 days of employment. tuition reimbursement, PTO, 401k, profit sharing and a employee stock option purchase program.
•Minimum of 3 years experience in the injection molding industry.
•Prior background in mold maintenance, repair and troubleshooting.
•CNC experience would be a real plus.
Injection Molding Process Technicians – Spartanburg, SC
Posted July 4th, 2017
A rapidly growing plastics injection molding manufacturing company is searching for three Process Technicians to establish plastic injection molding processes, develop them, train operators and process technicians and monitoring them with data, find opportunities for improvement, and be able to:
The Process technicians will work a 12 hour day or night shift position (2 days on, followed by 3 days off, followed by 3 days on, followed by 2 days off, etc.).
In addition to a hourly pay rate in the $26 to $28 per hour range, the company offers a very competitive health care package, a 401k with matching after 6 months, relocation assistance and first shift
A minimum of 3 – 5 years experience with injection mold machine processing, mold setting and secondary equipment operation
Based on previous experience, ability to answer the following Process Development Questions
Injection Mold Engineer – Racine, WI
Posted June 26th, 2017
One of the world’s leading makers of household products is searching for an Injection Mold Engineer to support manufacturing operations. In addition to day-to-day support of existing manufacturing operations the Injection Mold Engineer will be executing engineering projects and providing long range technical planning and strategies for the business.
In addition to an annual salary in the $100,000 to $115,000 range, the company offers; subsidized health care, profit sharing , matched 401(k) contributions, retirement benefits, bonus opportunities and relocation assistance.
Process Engineering Manager – Petersburg, VA
Posted April 4th, 2017
A fast-growing polymer resin toll compounding company is searching for a Process Engineering Manager. The company is focused on building an efficient business with strong operations and assets that is poised to continue growing by building a culture around continuous improvement and providing unmatched levels of quality to their customers.
The Process Engineering Manager is responsible for determining operations parameters to produce products and develops processes to ensure quality, cost and efficiency requirements are met. This role is a critical leadership role, with Engineering being a central function of the company. In addition to overseeing all day to day Engineering, this individual will be a key member of our leadership team driving continuous improvement across the business.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
◦Oversees all operating parameters for vessels to ensure we meet our customers product specifications
In addition to a modern work environment the company offers an annual salary in the $75,000 to $90,000 range.
•Engineering degree required
•Process engineering experience preferred
Injection Molding Process Technician – Spartanburg, SC
Posted March 6th, 2017
A rapidly growing plastics injection molding manufacturing company is searching for Process Technicians to establish plastic injection molding processes, develop processes, train operators and process technicians and monitor them with data, find opportunities for improvement, and be able to:
In addition to an hourly rate in the $22 to $25 per hour range, the company offers a 401k and healthcare benefits.
Injection Molding Processing Technicians – Springfield, MA
Posted January 18th, 2017
A leading manufacturer of injection molded packaging containers is searching for two Injection Molding Processing Technicians. The Injection Molding Processing Technicians are responsible for:
In addition to an hourly rate in the $18 to $22 range, the company offer competitive health care benefits and a 401k with matching and relocation assistance.
RequirementsAt least 3 years of injection molding processing experience.
Engineering & Maintenance Manager – Springfield, MA
Posted November 17th, 2016
A manufacturer of thermoformed and molded custom plastic packaging is seeking an Engineering & Maintenance Manager with excellent communication skills and ability to stay focused in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. The position involves leading the maintenance and engineering processes for plastic molding and thermoforming equipment, tooling, and facilities to achieve continuous improvement in operational performance as well as complying with all applicable regulatory agencies. The Engineering & Maintenance Manager will also manage new additions and modifications to the facility, grounds and equipment in such a way that they comply with GMPs, SQF requirements and all safety regulations.
The company offers an annual salary in the $90,000 to $99,000 range.
Injection Molding Equipment Maintenance Technician – Springfield, MA
Posted July 3rd, 2016
A leading manufacturer of injection molded packaging containers is searching for an Injection Molding Maintenance Technician. The Maintenance Technician is responsible for:
In addition to an hourly rate in the $20 to $25 range, the company offer competitive health care benefits and a 401k with matching and relocation assistance.
Plastic Blow Molding Field Service Process Technician – Kansas City, MO
Posted June 22nd, 2016
A major manufacturer of plastic blow molding tooling is searching for a Blow Molding Field Service Process Technician. The successful Blow Molding Field Service Process Technician will have a comprehensive understanding of plastics processing and a working knowledge of machine functions (i.e. hydraulics, pneumatics, and electrical), and the ability to read and comprehend tooling and container prints.
•Minimum ten years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and practical experience.
•A High School graduate, Associates Degree in a Mechanical Field preferred.
•Previous experience in a container manufacturing environment preferred.
•Must have a working knowledge of quality statistical data and use of precision measuring devices.
In addition to an annual salary in the $60,000 to $70,000 range, the company offers competitive health care benefits, and relocation assistance.
Thermoforming Plant Manager – Mansfield, MA
Posted June 1st, 2016
In addition to an annual salary in the $85,000 to $115,000 range, the company offers competitive benefits and a relocation packager.
Plastic Resin Sales Representative – Minneapolis, MN
Posted May 22nd, 2016
A custom engineered plastics resin company specializing in precise color matching is searching for a Sales Representative. The Sales Representative will work out of a home office and cover an area from Minnesota to Missouri. The company ships custom colors within 4 weeks or less and standard black and natural resins within 2 weeks. Many black and natural resins are readily available in stock. Additionally, the company has stocking programs available in one of many regional warehouses for even faster shipping and receiving.
The company is profitable and has no debt. In addition to competitive healthcare benefits, the company offers bonus opportunities.
Packaging Engineer – Mansfield, MA
Posted May 2nd, 2016
A rapidly growing turnkey thermoforming provider for custom and stock tray, blister, clamshell and container packaging is searching for a Packaging Engineer to design plastic thermoformed products.
In addition to competitive benefits, the company offers an annual salary in the $75,000 to $95,000 range.
Plastic Injection Molding Project Engineer – Milwaukee, WI
Posted April 16th, 2016
A medical device component injection molding leader, is looking to expand their technical staff with the addition of a Project Engineer. The Project Engineer will be responsible for:
In addition to a modern work environment, an annual salary in the $80,000 to $100,000 range, the company offer competitive benefits and relocation assistance.
Component Development Engineer – Troy, MI
Posted April 13th, 2016
Description The world leader in the manufacture of plastic automotive body components, and fuel systems is searching for a Component Development Engineer. The Component Development Engineer will be responsible for the Design and Validation of Mechatronic (mechanical and electronic) Components in Fuel System and/or SCR systems. This includes; Application Projects (Sensors, Actuators, including their housing, connectors, wiring and flange).
Component Development Engineer Responsibilities include:
Components Cost Management
Technical Expertise Development
Extrusion Blow Molding Lead Process Technician – Hudson, NY
Posted February 15th, 2016
An extrusion blow molding company that manufactures a variety of plastic containers and closures is searching for a Lead Blow Molding Process Technician. The company serves clients in the health care, pharmaceutical, household, industrial, food and beverage, and automotive and agricultural chemical markets. The company offers bottles, jars, canisters, cylinders, jugs and drug ovals in a range of designs and colors.
In addition to an hourly rate in the $23 to $28 range, the company offers competitive benefits and a solid work environment.
Plastic Compounding Production Manager – Greenville, SC
Posted February 2nd, 2016
A growing company specializing in the compounding of nylon and polyester resin is searching for a Production Manager to assist the General Manager with the overall plastic compounding and twin extrusion operation. The Production Manager must also be capable of specifying, purchasing and managing the installation of a new twin screw extrusion machine and all of the associated equipment.
In addition to an annual salary in the $80,000 to $90,000 range the company offers an $10,000 bonus, health care benefits fully paid by the company and relocation assistance.