|Description Summary of Duties:
Primary responsibilities include supporting the development of new products relating to the increase of sales and manufacturing efficiency. This will be accomplished by assisting the development group in understanding and resolving the technical, manufacturing, and customer problems inherent in new product development. Particular areas of focus will be in polymer and additive combinations that will yield novel new film products and in supporting supporting development trials in the plant and at off-site facilities for pilot work. The engineer will progress the development projects by interfacing with manufacturing engineers, QC, Sales, Marketing, customers, and suppliers.
- M.S. in Chemistry or Polymer Science/Engineering required
- 5-10 years experience in film substrate product development in a manufacturing setting required
- Knowledge of polymer materials, polymer processing, and structure property relationships in products such as PET, nylon, polyethylene, polypropylene, or other traditional thermoplastic materials required
-Must have excellent communication skills
-Demonstrated successful product development scale-up of multimillion dollar projects required
-Knowledge of the US patent system strongly preferred
-Commensurate with experience
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