Overview

Plastics engineer needed for a client just outside of the Fort Wayne area. This individual will complement clients mechanical engineering group developing enclosures and Human Machine Interfaces for the customer. Salary will be based on experience. Responsibilities for the Plastics EngineerPerform mechanical design of injection molded plastic housings to protect electronics in harsh environmentsPerform the requisite engineering analyses to predict performance of designsDesign and participate in the testing with which predictive analyses can be correlatedPrepare and present summaries of designs, including results of analysis and testingAbility to lead teams and mentor less experienced team members Requirements for the Plastics EngineerBS degree w/ 4- 7+ years’ experience Plastics / Materials experience in representative fields (transportation electronics, mining, outdoor electronics, submersible products, etc.)Applied material expertise including selecting materials Design experience of Enclosures exposed to harsh environmental conditions such as high temperature/high humidity ranges of operationHuman Machine Interface designs involving display and human touch points exposed to outside elements like rain, snow, etc.This Job is located in Fort Wayne, IN -> United States