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Plastics Engineer

Job Title



Plastics Sector


Biddeford, U.S.


Gross remuneration 90000.00 - 125000.00 $ Yearly

Job Type


Working hours

Full time

Study Title

Bachelor's degree in Polymer Science, Plastics, Extrusion Engineering, Materials Science, Chemical Engineering or related

Job Description


We are a billion-dollar supplier and manufacturer of Life Science equipment that is experiencing tremendous growth both internally and through acquisition. As such, we are expanding our manufacturing operations.

We make a line of medical supplies used by laboratories and pharmaceutical companies.

We are looking for someone with a strong background in Polymer Process Engineering to be part of a new product development group. You will scale up and validate plastic forming processes used to manufacture new products. You will served as a subject matter expert and oversee work in our lab.

3 Awesome reasons to work here :

  • Premier global manufacturing company making a difference in people's lives
  • Multiple paths for career advancement
  • Great benefits package

  • What you will be doing Support development of new products and drive the development processes for plastic forming processes (primarily injection molding) and secondary processes.
  • Identify and provide plans to mitigate risks
  • Plan and carry out experiments, provide data analysis to define new process parameters and control limits through use of rigorous statistical methods
  • Develop resolution to complex technical problems and execute solutions within developed timelines. Research, identify, and propose best in class solutions.
  • Lead design reviews for processes developed
  • Interface with outside vendors that provide materials or services for assigned projects.
  • Ensure Intellectual Property management process is followed, and any intellectual property developed as part of a project is properly documented.

What you need for this Position :

  • Bachelor's degree in Polymer Science, Plastics, Extrusion Engineering, Materials Science, Chemical Engineering or related
  • 5+ years of Plastics Engineering experience
  • Polymer Process Development experience with a focus on going from customer needs to marketed solution
  • Proficient in injection molding process development including the use of scientific injection molding
  • Working knowledge of statistical software such as Minitab
  • Experience with secondary process techniques (Example: plastic part assembly methods)

We'd be really excited if you have some of these additional skills and experiences:

  • Experience with CAD drafting (Solidworks)
  • Experience with stage gate process following ISO 9001 or ISO 13485, cGMP, Design Controls
  • Experience with disposable polymer products used in Life Science

What's in it for you:

This is a position designed for you to use your Injection Molding expertise, lead projects and quickly advance your career within the company through multiple possible career paths. In addition to a competitive salary ($90 - $125K) we offer a complete benefits package including pension, 401K, and medical benefits.


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