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IRONWOOD OPENINGS

We are proud of the safe and clean work environment provided at each of our facilities. Ironwood Plastics is an equal opportunity employer. If you require assistance filling out the application, please call 906-932-7508.

This position is located in Ironwood Michigan

No Experience Necessary!

Steady and Consistent Schedule!

Never Work Holidays!

New Shift Premium!

Ironwood Plastics is the place for you!

Want to be a part of a world class injection molding company?  Enjoy working in an environment where respect, trust, good communication, teamwork and excellence is valued and where everyone is learning and involved?

WHO WE ARE:

Ironwood Plastics, a division of CTB Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway Company, is focused on delivering products that exceed expectations.  We are proud to be IATF16949 certified.  Our success and top market share comes from our exceptional quality and flexibility to change and implement systems specific to the customer needs or industry.  Ironwood is a family-oriented company and has a long history going back 42 years.  And, as a team member, you will play an integral role in our pursuit of World Class performance in these markets!

Our Vision:  Inspired Engineering. Precision Results®

WHAT WE OFFER:

Exciting innovative, collaborative, and family-oriented work environment with flexible work/life balance schedules.

  • Challenging and progressive career development
  • Competitive salaries – this position comes with paid training and increases as you learn
  • Immediate participation in 401(k)
  • Profit Sharing
  • Excellent Comprehensive Benefit Package with eligibility 30 days after you start
  • Best practice PTO policies and 10 paid holidays
  • Open communication

WHAT YOU’LL DO:

Entry Level Product Inspectors will learn to run machines, visually and dimensionally inspect product, package product and problem solve.  Each level of Product Inspector requires a higher level of understanding of these skills

ACCOUNTABILITIES IN THE ROLE:

  • Adheres to all company policies and procedures.  All Quality Systems procedures and work instructions are consistently followed.
  • Visual Inspection of parts
  • Operate Presses in semi-operation mode
  • Ensure machines are cycling properly at the lowest possible cycle time.
  • Ensure materials needed at the press are stocked (Raw material, boxes, inserts, etc.), especially at shift change, without overstocking.
  • Clean up of work areas
  • Ensure that support personnel are notified of problems/questions
  • Communicate all problems to on-coming personnel
  • Maintain job documentation
  • Dimensional checking of parts
  • Ensure proper inventory of parts (perform shift counts, minimize overruns)
  • Quick response to Machine Alarms/Repair
  • Assist other shift personnel as needed.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School Diploma or its equivalent.
  • Clear Penmanship
  • Good vision to spot defects
  • Good Hand to Eye Coordination/Dexterity
  • The training process is challenging and requires the ability to learn new skills
  • Able to use Microsoft products (MSWord, PowerPoint, Excel).  Able to effectively use company ERP system (IQMS) in areas that pertain to your responsibilities. 

REPORTS TO: 

Production Team Leader

CORE HOURS:

  • Ironwood Plastics offers three shifts, one to suit anyone’s needs!  All shifts run Monday – Friday
  • Day Shift – 6:45 am to 3:15 pm
  • Afternoon Shift 2:45 am to 11:15 pm ($1.50/hr shift premium offered)
  • Night Shift 10:45 pm to 7:15 am ($2.00/hr shift premium offered)

TYPICAL WORK WEEK:

All shifts run Monday through Friday.  You receive a 30 minute unpaid lunch and a 10 minute paid break.

DIRECT REPORTS:

There are no direct reports.

TRAVEL:

None

HAVE ANY QUESTIONS?  CONTACT US TODAY! Email: Theresa.Turula@ironwood.com

Ironwood Plastics is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.  All qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Click Apply Here to access our Online Application. Please UPLOAD your completed application, resume and other application documents provided in the area noted on the application page.

Assistance for application completion is available by contacting 906-932-7508.

This position is Remote.

Want to be a part of a world class injection molding company?  Enjoy working in an environment where respect, trust, good communication, teamwork and excellence is valued and where everyone is learning and involved?

As the Account Manager, you will develop, lead, and execute on sales consulting and initiatives within key accounts to meet the overall revenue and profitability goals according to the Ironwood Plastics Account Strategy.

Ironwood Plastics is the place for you!

WHO WE ARE:

Ironwood Plastics is a subsidiary of CTB, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway Company, that prides itself on Leadership Through Innovation®. Founded in 1979, Ironwood is well established in the plastics industry with an emphasis on insert molding and engineered materials. Ironwood serves a diverse client base, including those in the automotive, electronics, industrial, medical and military industries. In order to continue our leadership in this market, we need talented people looking to grow their careers while serving essential industries. We hope you will join us in this journey!

Our Vision:  Inspired Engineering. Precision Results®

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Liaisons with the client and the internal sales & project management teams to ensure the installation meets the business plan specifications and output optimization goals.
  • Educates and influences all levels within the client’s business on the quality product attributes, service and support features, and future product/processing efficiencies to continually partner and enhance sales within the various accounts and business groups.
  • Manages entire new project process – including quote form, sales funnel maintenance, NBO (New Business Opportunity review), TLP (Traffic Light Process) related activities, and job kick off.
  • Partners with Sales Engineers to produce customer quotations for new and existing customers.
  • Resolves higher level customer relation issues as needed – including negotiations and customer satisfaction surveys – to ensure swift resolution.
  • Coordinates Customer Quality Manual reviews and secures customer report cards – distributing to the appropriate parties.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering, Sales, or a related field preferred; Will consider combination of experience and education.
  • Experience: 3-5 years of strategic account management experience within the automotive industry preferred; Will consider exceptional candidates with less experience
  • Certification(s): n/a
  • Functional Skills:  Proven ability to research, analyze, plan, and execute on strategies, business plans, and other sales initiatives; Excellent organization skills, delegation skills, with strong project management and prioritization skills to meet timelines; Excellent forward-thinking to create future sales strategies and solutions on new/current accounts; Experienced with on-site training and education of large client groups and executives on key product attributes.  
  • Technology Aptitude/Skills: Excellent experience with Microsoft Office products required; Previous experience with ERP and CRM systems preferred – but will train the right person.
  • Language Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills; will interact with key decision makers, as well as all levels of the organization to lead and facilitate a vision.
  • Leadership/Behaviors:  Innovative with the ability to step outside of the box and propose new solutions; Highly motivated and driven; Customer-focused, energetic, open, and honest; Flexible and adaptable with the ability to build and maintain relationships with ease.
  • Culture Match Behaviors:  Collaborative; Supportive; a team-player; Even keeled – comfortable working with a variety of personalities.

SALARY: Salary is commensurate with proven expertise.

REPORTS TO: Business Development Manager

CORE HOURS: 7:00am – 4:30pm (schedule can be flexible; will work around 9 hours within this timeframe)

TYPICAL WORK WEEK: M-F; some weekends required; 45 hours a week on average.

DIRECT REPORTS: There are no direct reports.

Work Conditions:  Primarily an office environment with regular visits to Manufacturing environments.

TRAVEL: Approximately 25% (Could be heavier initially)

Learn more about Our Family and Apply with Us Today at: https://emsl.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1001/job/2021004/?utm_medium=jobshare

HAVE ANY QUESTIONS?  CONTACT US TODAY!

Ironwood Plastics is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.  All qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Click Apply Here to access our Online Application. Please UPLOAD your completed application, resume and other application documents provided in the area noted on the application page.

Assistance for application completion is available by contacting 906-932-7508.

This position is located in Ironwood Michigan.

Want to be a part of a world class injection molding company?  Enjoy working in an environment where respect, trust, good communication, teamwork and excellence is valued and where everyone is learning and involved?

As the New Product Introduction Quality Engineer, you will plan, coordinate, and implement the inspection and submission of custom injection molded products to our customers, from kickoff through production approval to ensure internal/external customer satisfaction.

Ironwood Plastics is the place for you!

WHO WE ARE:

Ironwood Plastics is a subsidiary of CTB, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway Company, that prides itself on Leadership Through Innovation®. Founded in 1979, Ironwood is well established in the plastics industry with an emphasis on insert molding and engineered materials. Ironwood serves a diverse client base, including those in the automotive, electronics, industrial, medical and military industries. In order to continue our leadership in this market, we need talented people looking to grow their careers while serving essential industries. We hope you will join us in this journey!

Our Vision:  Inspired Engineering. Precision Results®

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Program advanced measuring equipment to generate First Article Inspection information.
  • Perform First Article Inspection utilizing standard quality measuring equipment.
  • Implement and oversee the APQP process, including PFMEAs, detailed inspection & control plans, and final submission.
  • Advocate and lead the execution of quality activities throughout the process development, verification, validation, design transfer, and release phases – ensuring compliance to regulations and standards.
  • Coordinate with other quality functions and report product risks through stage gates.
  • Provide technical advice to other team members to resolve quality related issues or problems.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Education: Associates Degree in Quality Engineering, Quality Management, or related field; Will consider combination of education/experience
  • Experience: 3+ years of experience in quality-related field; Automotive industry preferred; Plastic Injection Molding experience a plus
  • Certification(s): n/a
  • Functional Skills:  Experience with Mechanical Measurement techniques; exceptionally detailed, analytical, and thorough; Strong mathematic, algebra, and statistical skills; Solid understanding of PFMEAs and APQP; Strong problem-solving experience.  Measurement equipment (CMM, Smartscope) programming experience a plus but will train the right person.
  • Technology Aptitude/Skills: Excellent Microsoft Office experience; ERP experience highly preferred
  • Language Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Leadership/Behaviors:  Strong collaboration and influencing skills; Excellent work ethic; Someone who leads by example; Someone who takes initiative, is comfortable working independently, and is forward thinking.
  • Culture Match Behaviors:  Professional in appearance, customer-focused, intuitive thinker who can take a vision and successfully facilitate a plan of execution.

SALARY: Salary is commensurate with proven expertise.

REPORTS TO:  Program Manager

CORE HOURS: 7:00am – 4:30pm (schedule can be flexible; will work around 9 hours within this timeframe)

TYPICAL WORK WEEK: M-F; some weekends required; 45 hours a week on average

DIRECT REPORTS: There are no direct reports.

Work Conditions:  Primarily an office environment with regular visits to Manufacturing environments.

Travel:   Ability to travel to the Two Rivers, WI facility to support new launch activities as required (estimated visits 1-2 per quarter but depends on assigned projects).  Also, will travel to customers and selected vendors to support quality related activities, once or twice yearly.

Learn more about Our Family and Apply with Us Today at: https://emsl.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1001/job/2021006/?utm_medium=jobshare

HAVE ANY QUESTIONS?  CONTACT US TODAY!

Ironwood Plastics is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.  All qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Click Apply Here to access our Online Application. Please UPLOAD your completed application, resume and other application documents provided in the area noted on the application page.

Assistance for application completion is available by contacting 906-932-7508.

Have a Question – Ask Theresa

Human Resource Manager

E theresa.turula@ironwood.com

COMPANY CULTURE

At Ironwood Plastics, we’re more than just a team, we’re family. We are dedicated to providing top-notch service and quality products, and that is reflected in our culture. From celebrating a job well done, to celebrating an anniversary milestone, and even partaking in donation drives for local charities, our teams embody the Ironwood spirit. 

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SEE WHAT IRONWOOD, MI HAS TO OFFER

Work in an environment rich in history as well as never-ending activities. Ironwood and the local area are home to a natural landscape of unsurpassed four-season recreational beauty. Four ski resorts within a 10-mile radius, hundreds of miles of trails, and many cultural and historic attractions are just a few of the reasons residents love to call Ironwood their home. Downtown Ironwood is also bustling with historic buildings, parks, retail shops, office space and artist studios, which is why there’s never a dull moment in Ironwood! 

Click here for more information about all that Ironwood offers.

CTB, Inc.

Ironwood Plastics, Inc. is a subsidiary of CTB, Inc.
CTB, INC. is a leading global designer, manufacturer and marketer of solutions used by its customers primarily for preserving grain; for raising pigs and poultry to harvest meat and eggs; and for processing poultry, fish and other foods.

www.ctbinc.com