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Sustainability Engineer

US $ 100-140,000 + 15% Bonus + Benefits including Relocation for US Citizens only.

Job Description

Sustainability Engineer


US $ 100-140,000 15% Bonus Benefits including Relocation for US Citizens only.




Our client is a leader in the stretch film industry.


The Sustainability Engineer leads product development efforts that are focused on recycling, energy efficient production that drive reductions to their global carbon footprint.


The Sustainability Engineer formulates and maintains a collaborative relationship with internal and external customers including vendors, operations, engineering, and R&D within the company.


The Sustainability Engineer participates in or leads long or short-term projects, utilizing their knowledge of extrusion process and polymers to develop and deliver on project timelines, objectives, and outcomes.


The Sustainability Engineer manages and relays data regarding sustainability efforts in production development to demonstrate progress toward meeting corporate sustainability goals.



* Work with R&D Director to initiate the development of sustainable machine film

* Research, vet and qualify suppliers to establish long-term relationships, auditing processes and product quality related to consistency and film performance.

* Use extrusion process and polymer knowledge: identify and troubleshoot limitations of new resin.

* Develop and fine tune film performance expectations to meet standard quality requirements.

* Measure and monitor resin lot to lot consistency.

* Coordinate test trials and provide deliverables to appropriate parties by established deadlines.

* Work with marketing to develop promotional material in relation to sustainability messaging.

* Work with sales department identifying customer requirements to reach sustainability goals.

* Work with Director of Engineering to resolve sustainability related issues



* BSc degree in Engineering, with emphasis on Plastics Engineering

* Five years' experience with an extrusion manufacturer ideally stretch film.

* Project management skills related to planning and completing large scope projects

* Proven ability to lead, mentor and manage individuals from a leadership perspective

* Strong technical aptitude with an excellent understanding and strong troubleshooting skills

* Demonstrated analytical ability in relation to project management, resolution of problems.

* Successful track record working with contractors and equipment suppliers

* Organized, motivated self-starter, with ability to prioritize tasks

* High level of attention to detail and problem-solving ability

* Experience training employees on policy and procedures

* 25% travel to other plant locations and suppliers


Please note that we can only accept applications from US Citizens or Green Card Holders. Our client will offer relocation assistance to US Citizens or Green Card holders. Our client will not sponsor visas for non-US Citizens or anyone who does not hold a Green Card.