Kappa Search | Chicago Employment Agency | Process Engineering Recruiter

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago employment agency that specializes in engineering, manufacturing and supply chain recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a plastics process engineer for a Fortune 500 client.

Our client is consistently developing new concepts and goals within the plastic industry. Throughout growth and constant change, this company has remained a leader in their field. Due to consistent growth they are actively seeking a Process Engineer for an injection molding manufacturing facility located in suburban Chicago.

  • Perform research, design and development of manufacturing process (production flow, assembly methods, and production equipment)
  • Coordinates the manufacturing launch of new and revised products.
  • Coordinates and demonstrates the training of new department members
  • Evaluates systems based on quantitative results and makes suggestions for the improvement of these systems.
  • Designs, develops, tests, and provides cost-justification for various tools, jigs, fixtures, machinery and equipment for recommended manufacturing methods
  • Performs product/process analysis for cost reduction, quality improvement, and improved efficiency.
  • Read engineering drawings and use necessary measuring devices.


Experience and Skills:
  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing Engineering or Industrial Engineering required. BSME, BSIE
  • Good understanding and ability to perform tasks and create documents using Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook.
  • Knowledge of Pro-E, Solidworks, or Autodesk Inventor is helpful. AutoCAD experience preferred.
  • Problem-solving is a must have for this position.
  • Plastics experience is a plus but not required.