Plastics Engineer (Newington, NH)
This position reports to the Mechanical Engineering Manager.
Provides a weekly status on all development projects they are responsible for and makes recommendations concerning all aspects of the projects.
Works directly with mechanical engineers, tool and die shop manager, and will also work with skilled machinists and supply vendors.
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES
o Introduce and implement mold design and mold flow software into the company.
o Design and maintain plastic and rubber molds as required.
o Create and maintain mechanical drawings of molds as required.
o Manage mold data and drawing packages.
o Work directly with Mechanical Engineers in plastic part designs.
o Assist in material selection for different products.
o Provide engineering support on all mold repairs and upgrades.
o Quote estimated time for mold design.
o Provide weekly progress reports on projects.
o Design tools and fixtures as needed to support shop.
o Assist in process control parameters on injection molding machines.
o Catalog and maintain existing molds and mold designs.
QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIRMENTS
o BS in Plastics Engineering, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
o Self starter able to complete projects with minimal supervision with multiple deadlines and tight time constraints.
o Individual must possess a high degree of technical expertise in mechanical design and be capable of interacting with all engineering disciplines.
o Must be familiar with manufacturing processes and have hands on experience.
o Must have 3-D modeling skills and have the necessary knowledge to introduce mold flow analysis and mold design software into the company.
o Proficient with Word and Excel. Experience with Inventor and Master Cam a plus.
o Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communications skills.
o Must be able to acquire a US Government security clearance.
Qualified applicants should submit resume via mail to:
Wilcox Industries Corp.
25 Piscataqua Drive
Newington, NH 03801
or to submit online, visit Wilcox's HR page at the following address:
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