Research & Development Engineer in Jacksonville, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 9/8/2020

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Job Title: Research & Development Engineer  

City: Jacksonville / State: Illinois                                                   


Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products… a world of opportunities! At Reynolds Consumer Products we are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! We provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career and make a positive impact? Then we have an opportunity for you! We are searching for an Research and Development Engineer-Slider bags to join our team located in Jacksonville, IL.

Your Role:

As Research Development Engineer for Slider Bags, you will coordinate process development and commercialization activities for Reynolds slider bags under the direction of one or more engineering managers responsible for activities in these areas.  The R&D Engineer will apply statistical analysis techniques to trial data and develop key observations and conclusions. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Supervise and direct process technicians to accomplish tasks as required.
  • Build an effective team and maintain effective workforce through hiring, training, coaching and disciplinary action
  • Troubleshoot mechanical or electrical equipment and/or provides technical leadership to resolve such issues
  • Start up of new or modified conversion and extrusion production equipment

In this inventive role, you will perform complex activities relating to the design, testing, and evaluation of mechanical and electromechanical devices or systems.

You will love it here if…

  • You are a creative and dynamic problem‐solver
  • You are highly analytic and have a natural curiosity for results
  • You pay great attention to detail and are well organized
  • You thrive in a fast paced and high‐energy environment

We need you to have:

  • BS in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, or Chemical preferred)
  • 2+ years of applicable experience 
  • Solid communications skills, both written and verbal
  • Basic understanding or use of statistical techniques and methods (DOE, SPC, etc)
  • Basic understanding or use of Lean manufacturing techniques and methods
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and establish priorities

Icing on the cake:

  • MBA or other advanced degree
  • Polymer extrusion and conversion experience 
  • Familiarity with physical and analytical test methods for polymer films and resin

 

Want to know more? Check out our website or connect with us on LinkedIn!

Apply today to join our fast-growing innovative company!

            Not a good fit but know someone who is? Please refer them!

Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by calling us at (847)482-3550 or email Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.

No recruiter calls or emails please.

 

 

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

The Pay Transparency Policy Statement can be found on this link: 

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/PayTransparencyNondiscrimination.html

The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by calling us at (847)482-3550 or email Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.

No recruiter calls or emails please.

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