Senior Materials and Process Engineer in Appleton, WI at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 11/2/2020

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Job Title: Senior Materials and Process Engineer 

City: Appleton / State: Wisconsin                                                   


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? Then we have an opportunity for you! We currently have an opportunity for a Materials and Process Engineer to join our team at our highly automated plant in Appleton, WI.

Your Role:

As a Materials & Process Engineer, you will assist and lead R&D or Manufacturing projects for new product development, product enhancements, and cost reductions.  You will also work closely with Materials & Technology Engineering Manager and various key stakeholders to support and grow the Presto Consumer business unit.  

 You will have the opportunity to:

  • Research, develop, and test new and improved resin formulations for waste bags, food contact bags and plastic wrap consumer products
  • Assist and lead R&D of sustainable product development innovation through bio based and compostable resins
  • Develop new commercial products to meet consumer needs and improve existing manufacturing processes
  • Study product performance across national and store brands sharing insights and recommendations with key stakeholders
  • Develop product specifications for new and improved products sharing output with operations and retail partners
  • Partner with key Manufacturing personnel during product and process development
  • Interact with Marketing and Quality on developing specifications for externally sourced product
  • Build relationships with key resin & additive suppliers to understand their materials & processes and how that can offer competitive advantages
  • Collaborate with Marketing team on product development projects
  • Engage with plant and corporate finance teams to insure accuracy of resin blends and estimates for new products

Ultimately, you will make our processes more efficient and productive therefore you will have a direct impact on the company!

You will love it here if…

  • You are eager to learn
  • You seek an opportunity in which you can use your experience and develop new skills
  • You are a creative problem-solver
  • You are able to successfully juggle multiple tasks at once

We need you to have:

  • Chemical Engineering or Polymer Processing Degree
  • Working knowledge of polyolefin processing competencies (i.e. film extrusion, profile extrusion, bag converting, etc.)
  • Ability to move easily between R&D and production lines in any manufacturing location
  • Strong organizational ability
  • High degree of accuracy/attention to detail
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule with some travel

Icing on the cake:

  • Prior experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Interest in the consumer product goods industry
  • Leadership skills and experience

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!

Relocation assistance may be 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.