Resin/Injection Molding – Production EngineerProduction engineer responsible for the injection molding process using resin materials. Qualified candidates will have a background that includes making the injection molding production process as efficient as possible; using various principles of engineering, technology, manufacturing and management science to achieve production goals.Experience as an injection molding production engineer in the automotive parts industry is highly desirable, The Production Engineer will be expected to work hand-in-hand with production technicians where you will develop, install, procure and maintain the injection molding equipment used in the manufacturing process.Additional responsibilities may include:Handling budget and expenditure.Ensuring project deadlines are met.Analysis of the data found in charts, graphs and other forms of measuring information.Analysis of operational issues and installation of new equipment.Providing your team with technical support and training. As the injection molding production engineer, you will have an extremely important role as you must ensure the company’s injection molding, manufacturing process runs as efficiently as possible. You will be expected to regularly check equipment to see it is in good working order; to help create as much product as possible with a minimum of leftover scrap.This position has a 1st shift (8:15 AM till 5:15 PM) work schedule but this plant does run 24/7 so you may need to be on call in case of an emergency with the manufacturing production line.Bachelor’s Degree in an engineering discipline from an accredited university or a minimum of 5 years’ experience working as a production specialist is required. This is a direct hire opportunity and our customer is located within the surrounding area of Knoxville, TN.  Benefits include holidays, vacation, insurance and retirement investment options.