Product Design Engineer

Bristol, IN 46507, USA Req #1174
Tuesday, August 9, 2022
Founded in 1933, Myers Industries has moved from a small storefront in Akron, Ohio to become a family of over 2,400 employees. Our One Myers team is made up of some of the most revered brands in the industry, including: Myers Tire Supply, Patch Rubber Company, Tuffy Manufacturing, Akro-Mils, Scepter, Buckhorn Inc, Jamco Products, Ameri-Kart, Elkhart Plastics and Trilogy Plastics. Our people are the engine behind our growth, and they work to deepen our customer relationships, serve our niche industries, and drive our success.  We invite you to apply and consider joining our team as we drive our business forward. We would love to have you as part of the next chapter of our growth story!

Ameri-Kart Corp Kansas seeks Product Design Engineer in Bristol, IN

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the support of new and existing product development related to the rotational molding and vacuum form industry 
  • Under general supervision, prepares routine plans, product designs, specifications, cost estimates, customer support and process engineering change notices (ECN)
  • Perform Finite Element Analysis or FEA
  • Render rotational and vacuum form mold design
  • Utilize, C++, and Solidworks
  • Read engineering drawings and preform CAD software drawings
  • Perform PPAP process and work with customers and suppliers on feasibility reviews
  • Identify plastics capabilities and evaluate against customer requirements in the rotational molding and vacuum form industry
  • Apply technical engineering / drafting techniques in the preparation of engineering drawings and other graphic material using computer-aided drafting
  • Maintain revision level necessary to define product configuration and control manufacturing processes
  • Communicate new product and engineering changes to appropriate departments following ECN process
  • Work with process partners to develop costs for new model and engineering change projects
  • Process product change notices and maintains continuity of BOM for assigned projects
  • Actively seek and recommend ways to improve products, equipment, tooling, and processes to increase overall quality, productivity, capacity, lead times and gross margins
  • Consult with clients, vendors, or others to discuss and formulate project timelines on new/existing products
  • Assist in tooling development / purchase requisitions and manage tooling delivery
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining multiple computer-controlled documents
  • Participate in new model development team and other tasks as directed
  • Research and develop new manufacturing processes


Requires: Bachelor’s degree Plastics Engineering, Materials Engineering, or related Engineering degree.

Myers Industries, Inc.  is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

Other details

  • Job Function Engineering Services
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Job Start Date Tuesday, August 9, 2022
Location on Google Maps
  • Bristol, IN 46507, USA