Placon is a leading designer and manufacturer of plastic packaging, producing quality thermoformed and injection molded packaging in the food, retail and medical markets. Through Placon’s recycling facility, EcoStar, we have managed to keep more than 23 million pounds of materials out of landfills each year, since 2011, totaling over 200 million pounds.
Working side-by-side with our customers, our mission is to fuel the heart and mind of the engineer in each of us by delivering packaging breakthroughs that inspire better engagement between people and products. Every day we solve problems, embrace challenges and celebrate successes. We work together to transform valuable renewable resources back into new plastic packaging while continuing to push the boundaries of sustainability and environmentally-responsible packaging.
We’re looking for a Process Engineer to join our team. Our Process Engineers are strong troubleshooters with the ability to observe, document, analyze, and continuously improve our operations. This position is responsible for working with the New Product Development team to implement new products through tooling and process developments in an ISO environment. They also work with our operations teams to reduce variability and improve production efficiencies.
The minimum qualifications for this position include an ability to work in the United States without sponsorship and a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Industrial, Materials, or Chemical Engineering or a similar degree.
This position is located in Elkhart, IN. Placon also has manufacturing operations in Madison, WI; West Springfield, MA; and Plymouth, MN.
Why Should You Apply?
· Competitive compensation & benefits
· Profit Sharing
· Excellent growth and advancement opportunities
· Growing family business with friendly working environment
Job Type: Full-time
- Process Engineering: 2 years (Preferred)
- Manufacturing: 2 years (Preferred)
- Health insurance
- Dental insurance
- Vision insurance
- Retirement plan
- Paid time off
- Flexible schedule
- Professional development assistance
- Tuition reimbursement