Lead new product, new raw materials, new technology development activities.
Supervises and liaises closely with the suppliers of new technology, new raw materials items contracted by the company to ensure that the quality, cost and delivery targets are achieved.
These new raw materials items include new resins, new colorants, new bristles, new anchor wire and etc., for making toothbrush handles.
Working with suppliers on the manufacturing process and quality standards required for the raw material.
Assists the suppliers on the design, fabrication, execution and implementation of the new product for the handles unit / commercial mold, tufting tooling items.
Works closely with the Manufacturing group and with the suppliers in solving technical problems and improving productivity by new technology implementation.
Liaises closely with the R&D, Marketing and Manufacturing Departments on all issues regarding cost, quality and timing matters.
BS or MS in Material Science, Industrial Design, Mechanical Engineering, or related field.
Minimum 2 years technical experience, experience in project management is a plus.