The Materials Engineering Supervisor is a working supervisor position in which the incumbent’s time is divided between supervising a small team and performing materials engineering activities. The Materials Engineering Supervisor manages, directs, coaches, supports and develops laboratory team members, including technicians and/or test engineers. This position focuses on the management and execution of materials engineering team projects and schedules applicable to product development, sustaining engineering and manufacturing support. The Materials Engineering Supervisor also plans, oversees and executes materials engineering projects of his/her own, involving the evaluation, testing, selection, troubleshooting and standardization of materials and associated manufacturing processes.
The position requires working in both independent and team environments to conduct investigative activities and develop, document and communicate recommendations for materials and processes that meet project and regulatory requirements. The Materials Engineer/Supervisor also provides technical support to engineering and other departments on materials topics. Assignments tend to focus more typically on plastics used in injection molding, extrusion, thermoforming, etc., but at times also relate to metallurgy, coatings, finishes, adhesives, lubricants and other materials.
Drug Screen and Background Check required.
A-dec is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. In addition, A-dec will not discriminate against applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another. *VEVRAA Federal Contractor”