Product Engineer - Automotive Plastic Parts


Greenville, SC

Industry: Automotive.


Less than 5 years

Posted 387 days ago

  by    Greg Downs

Our client is a global Tier 1 Automotive Supplier that is expanding rapidly. This is a newly created role. Excellent work culture and professional staff, processes and equipment. 


Working with Corp. design team, to help design and develop products and product families. Ensure production procedures efficiently utilize materials and personnel.

Test finished products for quality and recommend changes to specifications as necessary.

Conduct technical communication with customers.

Help provide initial quote information and technical requirements to suppliers.

Facilitate information and tasks before new product projects are started. 

Organize customer reviews.

Direct and gather technical documents and update product specifications. 

Determine product acceptance planning and size approval

Provide support for measurement planning and manufacturing process planning

Support supplier development

Back up for acceptance checks of molds and gauges


Bachelor’s degree or above, in engineering, polymers or chemistry. 

2+ years’ experience in product development, experience in auto industry is strongly preferred

Knowledgable with AutoCAD or other design software. 

Familarity with plastic injection production technology and process: materials, tooling and packaging

Knowledge of product acceptance processes for exterior painted parts and quality & performance standards and TS16949 quality system

Excellent communication and organization skills

$80K - $90K