Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The companys products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio-frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2018 were $7.2 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.
Avery Dennison is a global leader in pressure-sensitive adhesives and materials, labels, tags, retail systems and specialty chemicals. The Fastener Solutions Division of Avery Dennison is a worldwide manufacturer of plastic fastening systems used in the automotive, apparel, retail, industrial and packaging industries. Our three-shift injection molding and extrusion operation is located in Fitchburg, MA. The Fastener Solutions Division is ISO/TS 16949 certified.
We are looking for someone who will be a major contributor to our New Product Development Team. We are seeking an individual with strong design experience who can create precision plastic components, test fixtures, electro and pneumatic mechanisms and machinery for worldwide distribution. The ideal candidate will have a successful track record in the design and development of high volume plastic products used in the automotive industry. Experience in rapid prototyping processes as well as in the use of solid modeling computer aided design software is required.
Your responsibilities will include:
Activities may include, but are not limited to:
Design, analysis, prototype, and qualify new products through project management process
Plan, schedule, and execute multiple product development projects simultaneously, while meeting deadlines for deliverables
Collaborate with Business Development and Sales functions to identify and develop new product solutions that meet identified market needs (CTQs & VOC)
Diagnose/solve customer problems related to existing and new product testing and deployment
Collaborate with Operations & Quality functions to ensure quality standards of high volume manufacturing
Supports business process management methodologies such as ISO/TS-16949. Familiarity with PPAPs and APQP procedures a plus
Identify/balance external resources for design, development, & prototyping
Help to identify, qualify, and develop high quality suppliers
A minimum of 5 years experience in the engineering design of plastic components and mechanisms is required
Focus on automotive plastic components: channels, brackets, custom parts
Solid modeling proficiency (Preferably SolidWorks)
Injection molding tooling and process comprehension
Validated communication, problem solving, listening and negotiation skills
ISO/TS-16949 (IATF) design control experiences a plus
Proficient in spreadsheet, word processing and presentation software (Google based)
Lean Sigma experiences a plus
Ability to travel (10%) on a global basis
- Bachelor's degree (BS) in Mechanical Engineering or a related field required. Masters degree preferred.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled