Project Engineer
Accumold
Ankeny, IA
Accumold is seeking talented, hardworking individuals who share our commitment to producing quality products for our customers!

Accumold is a worldwide leader in the manufacturing of precision micromolded components. We began operations in 1985 and are the only company in the industry that has been continuously dedicated to micromolding for over three decades. We serve multiple industries requiring micro-sized parts, including medical, micro electronics, micro optics, automotive electronics, military/aerospace, and emerging technologies applications. Our facilities are state-of-the-art and fully climate-controlled, and we offer a relaxed, yet professional work environment.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Project Engineer to join Accumold’s talented, dedicated and growing team! This role is the primary technical contact for assigned customers and projects and provides daily information to customers and sales staff on the status of assigned projects. For more information about Accumold, visit our website: https://www.accu-mold.com/.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Review all part prints and requirements, identify critical features, and make recommendation for mold design, and coordinates communication for project.
Works with Production, Customer Service and our Customers to resolve issues for Manufacturing
Using input from Toolroom personnel, Engineering, Sales and Production staff may assist with Project Quotes for revisions going through the toolroom or when Technical Manager is not available.
Coordinates progress and planning with Engineering, Sales, Production and Quality Departments to achieve on time orders to customers. May work directly with customer Engineering and Quality team on packaging as well as other areas, while keeping entire Accumold team informed.
Leads and documents the Project Kickoff Meetings and participates when available in Design Review meetings.
Other duties as required.

REQUIREMENTS:
Education/Experience. Bachelor’s degree in engineering preferred will consider candidates suitable combination of engineering education and project management experience of its equal. Two to five years’ experience working within a manufacturing industry preferred with a strong background in any or all the following: plastic injection molding, mold building or mold design. Demonstrated mechanical aptitude to trouble shoot mold performance issues.

Computer Skills. Ability to operate personal computer. Knowledge of Windows based programs such as Outlook, Excel, MS Project, Power Point, One Note, Word, and Solid Works. Experience with IQMS enterprise software a plus.