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Injection Moulding Engineer

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Zwolle
English

Description:

As an Injection Molding Engineer you are responsible for supporting and advising product innovation projects in the field of injection molding. You supervise the process design of new products, support our product designers and you guide mold offsets. You also support the project managers and advise on the production requirements of mainly injection molds. You are in charge of guiding the project from product design to mold design.

Tasks & responsibilities• You are the technical contact of our suppliers, mold makers and guide the entire process from mold design to production at the production locations;
• Guidance of mold offsets;• Performing Moldflow injection simulations and the interpretation of results allowing you to make improvements to the product or mold design;
• Monitoring the progress of the mold production and commissioning of molds
• You are a project coordinator, supervising the achievement of planning, costs and quality

Requirements:

• Minimum MBO degree in the field of Mechanical Engineering;• 5 to 8 years of relevant work experience with troubleshooting and implementation of injection molded products and molds;
• Experience with injection molding processes in a production environment or with a mold maker;
• Material knowledge, in particular with regard to the processing of plastics;
• Experience with Moldflow as well as knowledge of 3D CAD (eg SolidWorks) is a plus;
• Affinity with project management;
• You are enthusiastic and people-oriented;
• Willingness to travel (~ 20-30%) to mold makers and production locations mainly within Europe;
• Good command of the English language; Mastery of the German language is a plus.
About the company:
Our client is a leading supplier of plastic pipe systems and solutions. As one of the longest established names in the market, our client built its reputation on over 60 years of high quality and innovation.
Our client is located in Zwolle, the Netherlands and has presence in more than 20 countries and more than 30 manufacturing sites, mostly located in Europe. Approximately 5000 people are employed by the company and they reach annual revenues of around € 1.1 billion.