Product Development Manager
Job Opportunity at KLA Industries

Posted on Aug 31    513-939-3560

Location: Cherry Hill, NJ
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4139164

Product Development Manager – Plastics Manufacturer
Company:  Our client is a leading producer of plastic devices and packaging that is known for providing innovative solutions to the industry and top quality products to their customers.  
A privately owned company with strong financial backing that has been producing quality products for over 60 years. 
  • Forward thinking, fast growing organization that is currently investing in all functional areas of the business including engineering, R&D, facilities, and commercial
  • Positioned today as an industry leader serving customers where quality, service and innovation matter.
  • Markets/Applications include Medical, Pharma, Nutraceutical, Industrial, Personal Care, Food & Bev
How they appreciate their team members:
  • Providing a competitive base salary, incentives, generous 401k match, and solid benefits that include healthcare, tuition reimbursement, life insurance and employee assistance. 
  • Supported by a strong culture and core values that drive individual contribution, team work, empowerment, growth, and leadership.
Your role within the organization will be to drive new product development and innovative technologies to meet business needs. 
Provide technical support to the commercial and operations groups to help close new business opportunities and expand company’s intellectual property.

This is a critical role that is responsible for translating ideas and new technologies into profitable customer specific and stock products. 
Partner with the Design & Innovation teams, as well as customers and management, to create technical solutions and meet development needs – improved barrier properties, advanced molding technologies, polymer material properties, etc.

This position will be based out of the company’s state of the art technical center that was created to help revolutionize the customer experience and drive innovation in the industry.

Location:  NJ - eastern New Jersey near the Philly border - nice suburbs, top schools and many outdoor activities. 
Close to several major metropolitan areas and the eastern shore. 

To be successful in this critical role:
  • Bachelor’s degree (BS in Engineering, or similar. PMP certification is a plus.)
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in project managemen, and proven capabilities as a self-directed leader of cross functional teams capable of driving projects forward in a timely manner.
  • Strong computer skills - Office, CAD, SolidWorks, IQMS, Oracle, ERP systems, etc.
  • Experience with plastic materials and converting processes - preferably two or more of the following: injection molding, injection stretch blow molding, injection blow molding, extrusion blow molding. 
  • Experience with packaging is a big plus. is owned, operated, and copyrighted by Career Marketplace (© 2002-2018, All Rights Reserved)