Melt Extrusion Engineer

Job Number:
5300 LO
Highly Competitive
Not Specified
Laura Oriani
P: 216-455-1429
(800) 338-1257




Melt Extrusion Engineer

Our client is known for developing and manufacturing specialized fluorocarbon-based polymer products including PTFE hollow fiber membranes, coaxial cable cores including low density PTFE high velocity cores, other fluoropolymer wire constructions and automotive based products.

The Melt Extrusions Engineer is the key technical resource for design, manufacture, and material specification for all melt products. These include standard melt constructions as well as new constructions (profiles, shapes, wire coating, and communication core applications).   

A background in die design, fluoropolymer extrusion a must, SPC, GMP, and/or Lean principles highly desired.


  • Lead technical resource for developing new fluoropolymer melt products (wire, tubing, profiles, etc.)
  • Lead technical resource for managing and optimizing existing melt products and processes
  • Work with operations management and the melt supervisor to improve quality, productivity and waste in melt operations.
  • Implement reliable methods to ensure consistent production across three shifts
  • Regular communications with management and sales staff regarding new products and materials.



  • BS in chemical or mechanical engineering
  • Fluoropolymer extrusion experience (tubing and/or wire) experience a must
  • Experience in die design highly desirable
  • Multiple years’ hands-on experience in fluoropolymer extrusions
  • Ideally experience in fluoropolymer extrusion profiles, shapes, wire coating applications.


  • Demonstrated project management skills and background in die design, SPC, GMP, and/or Lean principles highly desired.
  • Well organized, understands basic 6s principles, and able to work well with technical and commercial leaders
  • Self-motivated, good communications skills

Please reference Job Code 5300 LO when responding to this position. Please send your resume as an attached document in Word form.

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