Injection Molding Process Engineer

Trelleborg is a world leader in engineered polymer solutions for almost every industry on the planet. And we are where we are because our talents brought us here. By specializing in the polymer engineering that makes innovation and application possible, Trelleborg works closely with leading industry brands to accelerate their performance, drive their business forward—and along the way, shape the industry and progress that will benefit humankind in the exciting years ahead.

Location

Streamwood/IL

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Establishing, controlling, and improving existing injection molding processes.
  • Managing new mold and mold change sampling including all documentation.  Validating process development efforts and interaction with quality.  Provide feedback to engineering for follow-up as necessary.
  • Develop automation and auxiliary equipment and processes.
  • Perform engineering studies as necessary to respond to internal or external part or process non-conformities and the testing of new materials.
  • Communicating closely with management team members regarding all aspects of process control.
  • Help and coach Process Technicians on process control and troubleshooting.
  • Adhering to quality system requirements and a focus on continuous improvement in relation to our process set-ups and their maintenance.
  • Create and maintain work instructions and process documentation.
  • Perform other tasks/projects as necessary to aid the company policy.

Education and Experience 

  • 5 years hands-on experience in Injection Molding, Mold / Machine Set-Up, Process Development & Troubleshooting.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering Discipline preferred
  • Superior analytic ability and organizational skills.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing statistics including; SPC, design of experiments, and capability studies required.
  • AS9100D, ISO 9001 or similar quality system experience preferred.

Competencies 

  • Thoroughness
  • Teamwork Orientation
  • Time Management
  • Technical Capacity
  • Travel - up to 5%

Application 

Last Application Date: 2021-04-07

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