Extrusion Engineer in Laredo, TX

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 11/3/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Laredo, TX
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Job Description

*Extrusion Engineer – Lancaster, Texas*

Are you a kid at heart looking to build a career with a leading global children's entertainment company?

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you!

What’s it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; though our challenging start-up atmosphere isn’t for everyone, we have a proven record of opportunities for future advancement and internal transfers for our passionate and results driven team.

The Job:

The Process Engineer – Extrusion will oversee production in the noodle department; ensuring all schedules are met and a quality extruded noodle product is produced on a continual basis with minimal scrape.  The Process Engineer is responsible for the direct supervision of the Extrusion Associates. 

  • Establish and meet Standard Operating Procedures on a daily basis
  • Work on continual product improvement by making recommendations to improve efficiencies of the line
  • Support inline improvements and enhancements through engineering drawings demonstrating solutions to our needs and further, how these solutions will work
  • Converting [Printing on Foam] new equipment recommendations to enhance efficiencies of the line and the department
  • Supervise noodle line employees including instruction, discipline and employee performance
  • Establish and maintain an effective maintenance schedule for all equipment
  • Sample new resins [melt & density]
  • Work continuously to improve coloration of product
  • Work on new product development opportunities as needed
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements

You should apply if you have the following:

  • Associates degree or minimum 5-6 years equivalent combination of training, education and experience
  • 5+ years of extrusion experience in a manufacturing environment
  • 2+ years of previous experience in supervision
  • Experience in manufacturing software preferred
  • Proven experience using MS Office products


What you can expect from us:

Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:

  • Integrity
  • Open Mindset
  • Innovation
  • Partnerships
  • Collaboration
  • Driving Results
  • Entrepreneurship

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