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Plastic Injection Molding Engineer

Location: Blythewood, SC
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $70,000.00 - $87,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 4/11/2018
Job ID: 02558767
Job Description
Major and growing international company has an opportunity at a high volume plant commutable to the east of Columbia, SC for a Plastic Injection Molding Engineer.  In this role will plan, direct and coordinate plastic injection molding processes in the manufacturing plant.  Assembly and testing may also be included processes.  Will plan new processes and the improvement of existing processes using PFMEA methodology.  Will support product development and process / tooling design in order to ensure production methods that are efficient.  Will develop process and machine specifications, complete supplier sourcing, and complete capital purchase of new equipment through validation and handover to production.  Also will analyze and plan space requirements, work force utilization, workflow and design layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency.  Will apply data analysis and analytical thinking to develop and execute sound validation change impacts to product quality, cost, delivery and safety.  For the processes assigned will act as a value stream leader.
  • BS degree in Plastic Processing or Mechanical Engineering
  • At least 5 years of experience as an injection molding engineer with responsibility for injection molding process and applied experience to plastic material chemistry
  • Prefer Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt
  • Prefer tier 1 automotive experience
  • Prefer a thorough understanding of scientific molding concepts
  • Prefer RJG Master Molder II or equivalent to it
  • Robot programming a plus
  • MS Project application experience preferred
  • Knowledge of the German language a plus
  • Structured problem solving techniques / tools experience preferred
  • Experience with lean tools a plus


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