Injection Molding Service Technician – Charlotte, NC

My client is a well-established global manufacturer of chillers and thermolators primarily to the plastic injection molding industry. They have a reputation for quality, high-end product and have retained me to help them find a Service Technician in the Charlotte, NC area.
This position requires someone with a strong mechanical aptitude who can troubleshoot customer problems both over the phone and in person when needed. Someone from the injection molding industry is required along with some experience working on chillers and thermolators. This person will also fulfill quotes, help customers get the necessary parts they need. This position will require about 30% travel.

An Engineering degree is NOT required.

Salary is commensurate with experience. My client provides 100% paid medical benefits for the employee, 401k match, paid time off, paid vacation and a great working environment.

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Process Engineering Manager – Kansas City, MO

My client is very well-established manufacturer of plastic packaging with a location in a Kansas City, MO suburb. They are a growing company with a great reputation!

I have been retained to help them find a Process Engineering Manager with injection molding experience. This person will be responsible for overseeing Process Technicians, Mold Setting team and Engineering Supervisor. The Process Engineer Manager will also oversee/assist troubleshooting, drive process improvements, plan & develop new products.

Being offered is a salary commensurate with experience, bonus, healthcare benefits, 401k match, paid vacation, paid holidays, a relocation package and a great working environment.

Also, my client would consider hiring a very strong Injection Molding Process Engineer with the potential to move into this Manager’s role.

The successful candidate must have the hands on ability to set-up, develop, optimize and troubleshoot the ultimate injection molding processes. Must have technical experience with resins, molding parameters and scientific molding principles. A minimum of five years experience in the plastic injection molding industry is a must.

Responsibilities include:
• Production process control (set condition standards and process windows)
• Pre-production process planning
• Pre-production validation and prove-out
• Tooling design enhancements (learn from mistakes)
• Total process improvements/cost savings (raw materials to finished goods)
• Equipment selection (injection machines, tooling, robotics, etc.)
• Process technician training
• Leads the Process Technicians and Mold Setting team.
• Provides technical leadership, assists in troubleshooting and drives process improvements.
• Participates in all aspect of planning and developing new projects.
• Manages department costs.
• Directly manages the Engineering Department Supervisor
• Develops and motivates employees, organizes workloads, etc.
• Participates in line trials at customer locations
• Trials new materials – resins, colorant, etc.

Feel free to contact me should you have any question and thank you very much!

Best regards,

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Available Candidates

Below is a short list of candidates that are currently in the market looking for a new job as of 6-15-2015. Give me a call if one of these candidates might have an interest to you or if there is something else not on this list that you might need help with.

1. Process Engineer/ Ops Manager: Currently working for a small custom injection molder and overseeing Process & Set up Tech and Engineers (16 total employees). Looking for a role in the SE USA focused on New Product Development, could be an individual contributor or management role. BS in Plastic Engineering Technology. $81k plus bonus.

2. Western Region Account Manager: Strong sales background in packaging having sold caps & closures, tubes, bottles and cans to the food, health care, personal care, household and industrial markets. Living in Colorado. Salary $105k plus bonus, company car.

3. Production Manager: Strong experience in Injection and Blow Molding PET packaging. Oversees the operation, Maintenance and productivity of the injection molding department. MBA, BS in Mechanical Engineering. Looking for something on the West Coast. $115k plus bonus.

4. Plant/Quality Engineer: Extensive hands on maintenance experience in small custom injection molding facilities. Has started up new Maintenance departments. Strong in troubleshooting and setting up new machinery. Looking in the Charlotte, NC area. $61k plus plus bonus.

5. Midwest Sales Manager: Several years experience in Resin distribution overseeing up to $67 Million in Sales with 5 direct reports. $140k plus commissions.

6. Engineering Manager: Extensive medical injection molding experience. Oversees several Molding Engineers and several large projects. DFSS Blackbelt, RJG Molder I, New product development and holds a patent. Located in the Northeast. $160k plus bonus.

Dan Regovich
AJ Augur Group, LLC
Plastics Search & Recruitment Experts