Process Design Engineer

  • Open Opportunities
  • Clare, MI

Zimax Industrial Products, Inc.

Process & Design Engineer – Plastics and Molding

Job Description:

We are seeking a highly skilled and innovative Senior Process & Design Engineer who will be responsible for leading the development and optimization of our plastics processing and molding design. This role combines the technical expertise of a Plastics Process Engineer with the creative design skills of a Design Engineer.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and optimize injection molding, over-molding, and insert molding processes.
  • Design and document injection molding tools, jigs, and fixtures.
  • Select appropriate plastic material grades and vendors for new equipment.
  • Collaborate with innovation teams to explore new processes and materials for reliability and cost reduction.
  • Provide engineering support to improve and maintain manufacturing processes and operations.
  • Exercise a high level of independent judgment, creativity, and initiative in making decisions.


  • Over 5 years of experience in plastics processing with a focus on injection molding and plastics extrusion.
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a dynamic team environment.
  • Strong math and science skills to assist with creating and improving manufacturing methods.
  • Experience with tool development, material selection, and vendor management.

What we offer:

  • Competitive pay based on experience and competency.
  • 100% paid health insurance and HSA for the employee.
  • Flexible time off.
  • Discretionary bonus opportunity
  • 401k with employer match.

This role is a unique opportunity to contribute to the advancement of our manufacturing capabilities and to work on cutting-edge projects in the battery industry. If you are a forward-thinking engineer with a passion for innovation and a track record of success in plastics processing and design, we encourage you to apply.

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