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Plastics Injection Molding Engineer - Lake Zurich,  IL 

Post Date: 02/10/2021

Req. Number: 86531

City: Lake Zurich

State: Illinois

Zip Code: 60047


Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago, the largest of the 165 Goodwill territories in North America. With more than 90 years of experience in Workforce Development and job training, Goodwill is helping thousands of people find work in the communities we serve, including 13 counties in Wisconsin and 10 counties in Illinois.


Goodwill TalentBridge, along with our client, is currently recruiting for a Plastics Injection Molding Engineer to work in the Lake Zurich,  IL area.


The Plastics Injection Molding Engineer works closely with the engineering team and the technicians in production. Work orders and projects are issued to the engineer to solve production challenges and create efficiency in the process by adjusting machinery parameters, plastic mixtures, or assimilating new technology or processes into the existing process.


  • Analyze documentation to determine opportunities for improvement
  • Quality check final products.
  • Develop production processes for new or shelved products
  • Create efficient injection molding production lines
  • Troubleshoot machinery or process inefficiencies
  • Working on the manufacturing floor with a hands-on approach


KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS (In order of importance):

  1. Experience as technician, quality control, troubleshooting, etc. in Plastic Injection Molding (3 to 10 years’ experience)
  2. Paulson Injection Molding Training (Preferred)
  3. RDJ Plastic injection molding training (Preferred)
  4. Education – engineering degree is a plus but not required



  • Salary: $60,000 - $70,000/year
  • Hours: 1st Shift ~ 7:00am to 4:00pm; or 8:00am to 5:00pm. Salary position might require occasional overtime.
  • Benefits: Healthcare, Dental, Vision, 401K

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