Application Development Engineer – Cupertino, CA Thermoplastic Resins

I am working on a retained search for a global engineering thermoplastics resin producer with a very strong history of financial performance. They are well known for their high-performance materials, bio-based solutions, and sustainability.

We are in search of an APPLICATIONS DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER to be located in Cupertino, California.

The ADE is a primary technical contact to customers and offers expertise in thermoplastic materials, applications, production, and testing while coordinating with team members around the world. This person will help maintain and grow business within these customers in the local area.

Required is at least an Engineering or related degree with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in thermoplastic resins relating to: Applications/Materials/Product development, Polymer Engineer/ Scientist, Plastics Engineer, R&D, Technical Engineer/Support, Product Manager, Technical Marketing Engineer, Project Engineer etc.

A salary to match the cost of living is being offered in addition to a lucrative bonus program, paid vacation and holidays, excellent benefits package and an excellent relocation package.

For someone who has a technical thermoplastics resin background and want to be in the middle of Silicon Valley working for one of the best companies in the industry who supply some of the most recognized brand names in the world, this is a phenomenal opportunity!

AJ Augur Group LLC – Plastics Search & Recruitment Experts – is owned and operated by Dan Regovich, a veteran of the recruiting industry since 1997.  440-357-7600, dregovich@ajaugur.com

Plant Engineer – South of Chicago

I am working on a retained search for a client of mine that is over a century old and dominates a niche within the flexible packaging industry. They have a long history of success and profitability.

We are in search of a Plant Engineer, which is a newly created position due to growth. This person will oversee the Maintenance department and be involved in the many capital projects currently underway and coming up. This person will be heavily involved in Safety, Preventative Maintenance, Plant Engineering and Project Management.

We are looking for someone with the experience above from any manufacturing environment.

Being offered is a base salary commensurate with experience, plus bonus, excellent medical benefits, paid vacation and holidays as well as a great working environment.

 

Dan Regovich

AJ Augur Group LLC – Plastics Search & Recruitment Experts

440-357-7600

dregovich@ajaugur.com

Plant Manager – West of Akron, OH (filled)

My client is a small, well-established privately held manufacturer that is very profitable and dominates its niche. They have had a huge increase in business this year alone and that upward trend will last for quite some time.

We are in search of someone to possibly take over as Plant Manager for the Ohio plant. This person could eventually be promoted to the Dir. Ops role, who would not only run the Ohio plant but also have indirect responsibility for their other plant and any future plants to be built.

The qualified candidate will have a strong manufacturing background will have possibly managed a plant, or several plants or perhaps managed a part of a large plant. My client does not have a broken system but will need someone who can keep up with their growth by keeping the plant staffed, adding machinery and possibly building a new plant if needed. We are in search of a leader who can create/maintain a great working environment for everyone there.
Being offered is a base salary and bonus commensurate with experience along with excellent benefits, paid holidays and vacation.

My client is located just West of Akron

 

Dan Regovich

AJ Augur Group LLC – Plastics Search and Recruitment Experts

440-357-7600

dregovich@ajaugur.com

Director of Operations – Flexible Packaging – South of Chicago (on hold)

I am working on a retained search for a client of mine that is over a century old and dominates a niche within the flexible packaging industry.  They have a long history of success and profitability.

Due to an up-coming retirement, we are looking for their new Director of Operations for a facility that is South of Chicago, IL.

We are looking for someone with experience in managing an operation within the areas of flexible packaging, extrusion, lamination, plastic film, paper and foil.

Being offered is a base salary commensurate with experience, bonus (which has a long history of paying out), health insurance, 401k match, paid vacation and holidays and a great working environment.  Relocation is also provided.

 

This email is purposely brief because this is a highly confidential search.  If you’d like more information, please call me. 

Thank you!

Dan Regovich, AJ AUGUR GROUP LLC, 440-357-7600, dregovich@ajaugur.com

 

Account Managers – NE and Central USA – Thermoplastic Resins (filled)

I am working on retained searches for a global engineering thermoplastics resin producer with a very strong history of financial performance. They are well known for their high-performance materials, bio-based solutions, and sustainability. They work with the most recognizable brand names in the world.

I am in search of 2 ACCOUNT MANAGERS, 1 for a Northeast US territory and 1 for a Central US territory. This is a home-based position and this person could be located anywhere from Maine, to Illinois, down to Texas and anywhere in between for these roles.

The Account Manager will take over an existing client base and be responsible for growing business within those existing clients and developing new clients and business within the assigned territory.

These existing clients and the focus of these roles is all NON-AUTOMOTIVE!

Required is someone with at least 5 years of sales experience in engineered resins and who can perform a value-added sell vs. selling on price.

A lucrative base salary plus commissions is being offered in addition to paid vacation and holidays, company car and an excellent benefits package

Director of Human Resources – Lévis Quebec, Canada (on hold)

My client is a very well-established and successful international plastics packaging company and is experiencing significant growth. I have been retained by them to find a Director of Human Resources.

The ideal candidate will have a strong Generalist background and will oversee all of HR in the US and Canada for this division. Included in this would be setting up policies and procedures, implementing developmental programs for the exempt workforce and address the needs of an aging workforce that will be retiring soon. Travel is expected to the US operation. HR experience within a manufacturing environment is required.

A base salary commensurate with experience, bonus and paid vacation is being offered.

AJ Augur Group LLC – Plastics Search & Recruitment Experts – owned an operated by Dan Regovich a veteran of the industry since 1997

Sr. Applications Development Engineer – Cupertino, California (filled)

I am working on a retained search for a global engineering thermoplastics resin producer with a very strong history of financial performance.  They are well known for their high performance materials, bio-based solutions, and sustainability.  They work with some of the most recognizable brand names in the world.

We are in search of a Sr. APPLICATIONS DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER to be located in Cupertino, California.  An extremely comprehensive relocation package is being offered for this position.  (See Attached for more info on the relocation package)

The Sr. ADE is a primary technical contact to customers and offers expertise in thermoplastic materials, applications, production, and testing while coordinating with team members around the world.  This person will help maintain and grow business within these customers.

Required is at least an Engineering or related degree with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in thermoplastic resins relating to: Applications/Materials/Product development, Polymer Engineer/ Scientist, Plastics Engineer, R&D, Technical Engineer/Support, Product Manager, Marketing Manager, Key Account Manager, Technical Marketing Engineer, Project Engineer etc.

A lucrative salary to match the cost of living is being offered in addition to a lucrative bonus program, paid vacation and holidays, excellent benefits package and attached relocation package.

This could be a great opportunity for someone who wants to move to or move back to the West Coast and be Silicon Valley but who hasn’t been able afford.  The salary my client is offering along with the relocation package can make that possible for someone.

Contact Dan Regovich – AJ Augur Group LLC – Plastics Search and Recruitment Experts – 440-357-7600 – dregovich@ajaugur.com

Injection Molding positions south of Atlanta, GA (filled)

My client is a well-established and very successful (non-automotive) injection molder with multiple plants throughout North America that serves several industries.  They are currently experiencing significant growth and have openings at one of their plants located South of Atlanta, Georgia.  The following positions are open and all require Injection Molding experience.  Perhaps you might know of someone that might be a fit for one of these positions?

Production Manager: Reporting to the Plant Manager, this person is responsible for all Injection molding in a 24×7 plant and will have 4 direct reports.    Required is a working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing with ability to drive continuous improvements to create best in class efficiencies.  Looking for experience with progressive QMS such as QS or HACCP certifications.   A very competitive base salary, bonus, profit sharing, medical benefits, paid vacation and holidays and relocation assistance is being offered.

Quality Manager:   Must have Quality management/supervisory experience in an injection molding operation.  Also being offered is a very competitive base salary, bonus, profit sharing, medical benefits, paid vacation and holidays and relocation assistance is being offered.

Also looking for Maintenance Technicians and Production Supervisors.

 

Do you know of anyone that I might speak to regarding these positions?  Or, would you forward this email to someone who might be a closer to fit to one of the positions mentioned above?

 

Don’t hesitate to call me or email me with any questions.

Dan Regovich – AJ Augur Group LLC – dregovich@ajaugur.com or 440-357-7600 – Plastics Search & Recruitment Experts

Director of Operations / Injection Molding Plant Manager (filled)

My client is a very successful and well-established manufacturer of rigid plastic packaging.  They have retained me to help them fill a Director of Operations / Plant Manager position in Southeastern Canada.  This person will be responsible for running a plant of about 200 employees and helping to complete a plant expansion.

The qualified candidate must have extensive experience in running an injection molding plant.

This plant is located on the US/Canada border and relocation is necessary. Because it is a rural location, if someone didn’t want to stay there for the long term they do have the option to help with this expansion, train his or her replacement with someone local and move back to the US to take on a similar role after 2 or 3 years.

Being offered is a salary commensurate with experience, bonus, full medical benefits, paid vacation, paid holidays, 401k match and a full relocation package.

Because this description is very brief, feel free to call me or email me with any questions. – Dan Regovich – AJ Augur Group, LLC – Plastics Search & Recruitment Experts – 440-357-7600 – dregovich@ajaugur.com.

 

Director of Human Resources (filled)

My client is a very well-established and successful manufacturer within its niche and is experiencing significant growth.  I have been retained by them to find a Director of Human Resources located just southeast of Kansas City.

The ideal candidate will have a strong Generalist background and will oversee all of HR in the US and Canada for this division.   Included in this would be setting up policies and procedures, implementing developmental programs for the exempt workforce and address the needs of an aging workforce that will be retiring soon.  Travel is expected to the Canadian operations. HR experience within a manufacturing environment is required.

A base salary commensurate with experience, bonus, paid vacation, paid holidays, medical insurance, 401k match and a great working environment is being offered.