• Petoskey Plastics is hiring an R&D Design Coordinator

    Posted: 01/26/2024

    Design Coordinator

    Job Details

    Job Location
    Petoskey Plant - Petoskey, MI
    Position Type Full Time
    Job Shift Day


    Petoskey Plastics is an environmentally focused film, bag and resin manufacturer providing superior products and solutions. We are dedicated to our mission statement: to earn the appreciation and respect of our customers, associates, and communities.

    Petoskey Plastics offers many different benefits to our associates, including what’s on the list below:

    • Medical, Prescription, Dental, and Vision benefits valued at $4/hr. over your base pay!
    • Profit Sharing Bonus
    • $1000 UNLIMITED referral bonuses
    • Paid Time Off - start earning PTO just 2 weeks after your start date
    • 401k Retirement Plan - with a 3% company contribution, regardless of your contribution
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Wellness Reimbursement
    • Life Insurance
    • Short & Long Term Disability

    If you are looking for a family oriented, career path focused company, Petoskey Plastics is here for you. We offer paid training and growth opportunities. Start your career at Petoskey Plastics today!

    As the R&D Design Coordinator, you will be performing multiple aspects of organizing and scheduling new product development activities.  You will be responsible for processing and prioritizing incoming new part requests, Bill of Material part changes, and other technical information management.   As an individual contributor, the R&D Design Coordinator will work at the intersection of multiple departments, spanning several sites as well as external suppliers. 


    • Support Cost Accounting, Sales, and Manufacturing by supplying technical details needed for Bill of Material generation and Manufacturing work order instructions.
    • Maintain a time-based tracker of requests for new, in-process and product phase-out part requests.
    • Verify manufacturing line options for running new product requests.  Review options with Sales & Manufacturing to align on quoting scenario. 
    • Data entry and extraction of information from Enterprise Resource Planning system and other related databases.
    • Schedule, organize and record monthly Stage Gate meetings.
    • Contribute to Sustainability Efforts leading to company Score Card Improvements.
    • Perform other duties as required.

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