Polymer Processing Engineer

Our client engages in the production of polyester resin and polyester staple fibers. The Company produces polyester resins and specialty polymers for multiple markets. They produce several unique and innovative non-woven products. Excellent time to join this team as part of an expanding global manufacturing leader! We are searching for a Polymer Processing Engineer to join their Global Innovation team – very exciting new position with a strong global team!

We are searching for a highly motivated engineer who believes they have yet to realize their potential and has a record of delivering superior results in creating valued customer experiences. This position will play a critical role in delivering differentiated polymers by leveraging polymer processing fundamentals to exceed customer processing and applications requirements.

Responsibilities/Qualifications:
• Leverages polymer processing fundamentals to benefit novel resin designs and technology approaches
• Maximizes statistical and simulation/modeling tools to ensure efficient experimental approaches and analysis to accelerate learning
• Drives the annual R&D capital planning and implementation processes to ensure that the most effective assets are identified to meet innovation objectives
• Manages maintenance of R&D equipment to ensure availability aligns with program schedules
• Remains current with the latest polymer processing technology and equipment trends
• BS in Chemical Engineering, Materials Science/Engineering or related
• Credible design for Six Sigma/Lean experiences. Green/Black belt certification highly desirable
• Proficient leveraging statistical tools, modeling and simulation to accelerate learning
• Computers/programming skills highly desirable and familiarity with Agile methodologies and approaches
• Experience managing and maintaining complex R&D polymer processing assets
• No company sponsorships are available for this position

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