Conair, part of the IPEG Industrial Group, is a leading producer of auxiliary equipment for the plastics processing industry. We make and market over 450 different products, including resin-drying systems, blenders, feeders and material-conveying systems, temperature-control equipment and granulators. Extrusion solutions include gravimetric control systems, film and sheet scrap-reclaim systems and downstream equipment for pipe and profile extrusion. Conair is also a leader in plastics process integration, engineering and installing complete manufacturing systems that help plastics processors manage their valuable raw materials, handle their critical manufactured parts, and improve their process yield.
The Extrusion Process Engineer collaborates closely with Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Product Management, Operations, and Sales groups to develop and sustain the best plastics extrusion equipment in the world. As an Entry-to-Mid-Level Process Engineer, this position will help develop process and run customer FAT’s in the lab. They will help give input to the design of innovative new products through all phases of product development, as well as coordinate activities to evaluate and resolve product or process related issues. They will help provide support of both the equipment and the process for customers in the field. They will work with sales and manufacturing to coordinate in house factory travel and customer onsite support for both startups and troubleshooting. Reporting to the R&D and Lab Manager and located in Pinconning, MI, this position provides an excellent opportunity for personal and career growth.
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