Director, Plastics (Recycling)

Our client is an established, well-known leader in the garbage/recyclable collection industry in the U.S.  They have retained us to help them find a Director, Plastics that will oversee all the plastics recycling across the country. 

This individual contributor role will help brand the company’s recycled plastics, develop strategic partnerships with large end-users to help them meet sustainability goals.  The Director must have a strong understanding of end-markets and the player within in value chain in plastics.  This role will also work to reduce the amount of plastics in the waste stream to name a few of the duties. 

This is a remote position can be located anywhere in the country and travel is required.  The mid-point of the salary range is $180K plus bonus, paid vacation, paid holidays and an excellent benefits package. 

Don’t hesitate to call or email for more details. 

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

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Global Director Manufacturing Engineering – Illinois

My client has been around for over 100 years, is a very successful, well-established mid-sized manufacturer in a niche of the flexible packaging industry used in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical and other consumer products markets.  They dominate this niche!.  They are known for their technical innovation, quality products and exceptional level of customer service. They are growing significantly both organically and by acquisition.  They had another record year in 2020 and will break that record this year.

I am working on a retained search for a Global Director Manufacturing Engineering for them.  The qualified candidate must have an EXTRUSION OR LAMINATION background. 

This is a very hands-on role with 2 direct reports and 5 indirect reports which are located in the US, Canada and Europe.  The main goal of this newly created position is to get all the plants in sync with each other using the same processes and equipment.  About 25% travel is required. 

This position is located at corporate headquarters which is located 2 hours South of Chicago, IL and 70 miles East of Peoria, IL. 

Being offered is a base salary up to about $180k, bonus potential of 20% with a strong history paying out, paid vacation and holidays and excellent benefits.  Relocation is being offered to anyone not local.

Don’t hesitate to call or email for more details about this outstanding company/opportunity.

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

Automotive Account Manager – Detroit – Engineering Resins

I am working on a retained search for a thermoplastics resin producer with a very strong history of financial performance. They are well known for their high-performance materials and other innovative products.

I am in search of an Account Manager ideally located within driving distance of Detroit, MI with experience selling engineered resins into the automotive industry.

Required is someone with at least 5 years of sales experience in automotive engineering resins that understands value-added selling vs. selling on price.

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

Please don’t hesitate to call or email me with any questions. Dan Regovich AJ Augur Group LLC – Plastics Search & Recruitment ● DRegovich@AJAugur.com ● (440) 357-7600 ● https://www.linkedin.com/in/danregovich/ Plastics Recruiter / Plastics Headhunter

Director of Injection Molding Technology, Columbus, OH area. (filled)

I am working on a retained search for a client of mine who is a family-oriented, world-class packaging company that has started producing PLASTIC packaging to provide total packaging solutions to some of the most recognized brand names in the world. They are very successful and have been in business for over 50 years.

We are in search of a Director of Injection Molding Technology located in the Columbus, OH area. This person will be the company’s injection molding expert who will have a huge impact on the plastic packaging side of the business.

My client is looking to aggressively grow the plastic packaging side of the business and this person will be instrumental in that. We need someone from the injection molding industry with who is strong in new product development, mold making and advanced molding techniques to name a few. This person will wear many hats since this is a smaller company.

Being offered is a relocation package along with a salary commensurate with experience, bonus, and a competitive benefits package.

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

Plastics Recruiters / Plastics Headhunter

Injection Molding Manager (filled)

Our client is a very profitable and well-established North American manufacturer of plastics products that is experiencing significant growth organically and by acquisition. They have retained us to help them find a Molding Manager for their plant in SE Ohio.

We are looking for someone with management and injection molding experience. The Molding Manager reports to the Plant Manager and will have responsibility over the injection molding department This person must be able to manage a lot of change going on right now and be able to implement different processes.

Being offered is relocation assistance to SE Ohio which has a very reasonable cost of living and is within a short drive to several major cities including Columbus, OH and Pittsburgh PA. Also offered is salary commensurate with experience and bonus, medical benefits, paid vacation and paid holidays.

If you are interested in being a part of a company that is aggressively growing and enjoy the challenge of expanding and all the change that comes along with it, send your resume to dregovich at ajaugur.com or call 440-357-7600.

AJ Augur Group LLC – Plastics Search & Recruitment Experts – is an executive search firm that specializes in the plastics industry on a national basis that is run by Dan Regovich, a veteran of the industry since 1997. Plastics Recruiters / Plastics Headhunters / Injection molding recruiters. Within plastics, we have worked in injection molding, blow molding, blown film, thermoforming, extrusion and compounding to name a few. Markets have been in packaging, medical/pharma, industrial, consumer products, automotive. www.ajaugur.com

Operations Director – Injection Molding – 4 plants / $200 million in revenue (filled)

My client is a very profitable and well-established North American injection molder that is experiencing significant growth both organically and by acquisition. They have engaged me to help them find an Operations Director with injection molding experience.

This position will have P&L responsibility for a division the consists of 4 plants with all 4 Plant Managers reporting into this person. We are looking for someone who has experience managing multiple plants.

This person must also be located at one of the plants which are in the Phoenix, AZ, Atlanta, GA, Boston, MA or SE OH areas.

Being offered is a relocation package along with a salary commensurate with experience, bonus, and a competitive benefits package.

Please don’t hesitate to call or email me with any questions since I purposely keep my job descriptions brief.

Dan Regovich – AJ Augur Group LLC – Plastics Search & Recruitment Experts – Plastics headhunters, plastics recruiters, injection molding recruiters. dregovich@ajaugur.com – 440-357-7600

Quality Manager – Eastern suburb of Louisville, KY

My client is a very profitable and well-established North American manufacturing company that is experiencing significant growth both organically and by acquisition. They have retained me to help them find a Quality Manager for the location in an Eastern suburb of Louisville, KY.

This person will oversee both the Quality and EH&S functions.  We are looking for someone who has experience in a manufacturing environment.

This plant will more than double in size within the next couple of years and they need someone who can keep with the changes. 

Being offered is a relocation package along with a salary commensurate with experience, bonus, and a competitive benefits package.

Do you know of anyone I might talk to about this role?

Please don’t hesitate to call or email me with any questions since I purposely keep my job descriptions brief.

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

Senior Director of Sales (filled)

I am working on 2 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.

Available are 2 SENIOR DIRECTORS OF SALES, one of them specializing in the Automotive industry and the other handles all the non-automotive (Specialty) sales in North America.

Both positions will oversee a team of Account Managers, Application Development Engineers, Business Development Managers, Tech Support and Distribution Managers.

The Automotive position is based in the Greater Detroit area and the Specialty position can be home-based for someone living in the Central or Eastern time zones.

Both require a minim of 15 years of Sales/Marketing/New Business Development experience and a minimum of 5 years of Leadership experience in Sales within the plastic resin/materials industry.

Both positions pay up to $200k base salary plus a 25% target bonus (which can go higher). Competitive medical benefits, excellent 401k match and an automatic contribution is being offered.

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

Plastics Recruiters, Plastics Headhunters

Plant Manager – Greater Chicago area – Injection Molding (filled)

My client is a manufacturer that dominates its niche.  They are well-established, very profitable and have experience significant growth over the last year.  

They have retained me to help them find a Plant Manager in the Greater Chicago area for turn around situation for an injection molding plant.  This is actually a profitable plant that has a lot of room for improvement.  They need someone who has a very strong injection molding background and who knows Lean Manufacturing. 

Being offered is a base salary in the range of $150k +/-, 15% bonus, excellent medical, vision, & dental benefits, flexible spending, HSA, Life/AD&D insurance, disability insurance, 401k match, paid vacation and holidays.  Relocation assistance is available. 

Do you know of anyone who might be a fit for this role? 

My description is short because as of now this is a confidential search.  Feel free to call or email me with any questions and I’ll answer as much as I can.  For full details I would need a signed NDA. 

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

Plastics Recruiter / Plastics Headhunter 440-357-7600 dregovich@ajaugur.com

Global Director Biomaterials- TPU’s & Polymers – home based (filled)

I was hoping you could help.

My client is a global, very well-established biomedical company with aggressive growth plans. 

This newly created up-stream Marketing role will focus on biomaterials (TPU and Polymers) into their end-markets.  This person will be responsible for the P&L of these product lines and for the go-to-market approach and the strategy for bringing new products and services into the market.

We need someone with solid commercial experience, up-stream marketing, product management/product marketing, P&L, medical device experience and some knowledge of biomaterials. 

The salary range for this role is from $135k to about $195k, depending on experience, 20% target bonus potential which can go higher, excellent benefits, paid holidays and vacation, excellent 401k plan match and automatic contributions, solid health insurance. 

This person can be located anywhere in the Eastern or Central time zones. 

Do you know of anyone that I might speak with about this role?

Thank you!