Job Title: Process Engineer for Injection Molding

Department: Mold Shop
Reports To: Manager of Mold Shop
Location: South Kansas City, MO

Position Overview

Responsible for supporting and helping to establish process control and capability on all facets of existing and new manufacturing including training across all shifts with respect to the injection molding and automation processes.

Essential Job Functions

  • This role will be required to work closely with the Process Technicians, Mold Technicians, Team Leaders, Quality Manager, Maintenance, Material Handlers and Operators as well as the Plastics Technical Manger to insure the roles objectives
  • Responsible for technical training on cutting edge technologies coupled with ownership of teaching the knowledge to all technical employees, including processing, troubleshooting and programming capabilities. 
  • Liaison between the production floor and Director of Manufacturing-Technical.
  • Technical in implementation and sustaining of company policies, including process establishment, control thereof, mold validation, scientific molding and quality procedures while meeting deadlines. 
  • Implementing robotic support, development of process books and helping to resolve Corrective Actions and supporting root cause analysis.

Non-Essential Job Functions

  • Other duties as assigned 


  • Injection molding process
  • DOE (Design of Experiment)
  • CAR (Corrective Action Response) 
  • Capability studies 
  • SPC
  • Safety and regulatory guidelines
  • Scientific Injection Molding
  • Robotic programming 
  • EOAT (end of arm tooling) Design 
  • New mold launch experience 
  • New machine start up experience 
  • Must have critical thinking skills 
  • A desire to improve processes and the ability to take ownership of activities 
  • Must be capable of leadership and training, while being self-directed 
  • This role requires a nine hour work day and flexibility to stay later if necessary to complete critical goals. 
  • There will be required physical activities from mold setups to possible cleaning responsibilities. 

Education and Experience

  • Engineering degree or equivalent work experience 
  • 7-10 years’ experience required 

Please submit all resumes with experience and qualifications to
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NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.