Teel is looking for a Senior New Product and Process Development Engineer to provide and develop new products, businesses or processes that complement Teel’s manufacturing capabilities and strategic plans.
The Sr. NPPD Engineer will be:
Candidates must have the ability to lead several projects at one time with direction to suppliers, staff and customers. This requires excellent mechanical engineering skills and the ability to relate to the tooling and equipment used in the mfg process. Must have a broad understanding of polymers and mfg materials and both their properties and processing requirements. Must be able to work with new materials and develop products from them. Creativity and stamina are requirements to push new products/processes to successful completion. The person in this position must be able to diagnose the root cause of processing problems and variations and then implement steps toward alleviating those problems or variations. Strong communication skills both writing and verbal, in order to convey ideas and concepts to upper management and production employees. Must be computer literate with a working knowledge of CAD and Excel or other spreadsheet software. Must have the ability to organize and interpret large amounts of data (i.e. statistical quality data, process information).
Will be looking for someone with a BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or Polymer Engineering. Must have strong technical skills with the ability to communicate effectively and accurately. Must be tenacious and creative in the utilization of product/process invention. Must have a minimum 5-10 years in manufacturing or development with specific knowledge of the extrusion process. 5-10 years experience with CAD systems (Solidworks 3D preferred).