Compounder: TPE, TPO Thermoplastics
A leader in thermoplastic compounding in the Midwest is looking for a key R&D player in a fast-growing company who will develop new TPE formulations and TPO compounds.
Vinyl materials are everywhere, so the market serviced by this employer is huge! Our products are manufactured out of our state of the art, fully automated facility in the Midwest--made in the U.S.A.
Our customers use these compounds to manufacture electrical wire and cable, automotive, and other highly-engineered components for a wide variety of applications. The company's standard products include more than 100 UL-approved products that include thermoplastic elastomer compounds. You will focus on further developing the TPE/TPO product line.
Working with a team of experienced lab techs, Quality Control, and R&D you will have excellent support on your formulation projects. Our ideal candidate will have a degree in chemistry or polymer science and be experienced in both commercializing new products and manufacturing. We are looking for an individual who will add value to our team and bring strategic oversight capability to the technical side of our business.