POSITION TITLE:         Composite Project Engineer

REPORTING TO:          Assistant Engineering Manager

LOCATION:                   Wausaukee, WI  54177

OUR CLIENT:               Wausaukee Composites Inc. (WCI)

Wausaukee Composites is a leading manufacturer of highly-engineered composite components for Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) customers in the Construction Equipment, Agricultural Equipment, Mass Transportation, Wind Energy, Medical and Security Imaging, Commercial Site Furnishing, Therapeutic Systems, Corrosion-Resistant Materials Handling, and Recreation industries. Wausaukee Composites distinguishes itself in the marketplace by its proven competitive advantages in Product Excellence, Process Innovation, Speed to Market, and Superior Customer Service.

WCI provides leading polymer technologies solutions including:  Open Molding, Light Resin Transfer Molding (LRTM), Vacuum Bag Infusion Molding, Resin Transfer Molding (RTM), Reaction Injection Molding (RIM), Rotomolding, Liquid Composite Molding (LCM), Sheet Molding Compound (SCM), Soft-Touch Urethane, Robotic Operations, In-Mold Gel Coating & Post-Painting, Post-Production Assembly.
Composite Project Engineer (CPE):
The CPE is responsible for technical, schedule, and cost execution of both development and production programs for major composite fabrication processes manufacturing. Areas of involvement include: Manufacturing Processes, Component Sub-Assembly, Value Added Engineering, and Quality Management Systems



  • Perform detailed designs, layouts and analysis tasks for company product lines in meeting OEM customer design requirements.
  • Establish bill of materials. Establish and track project schedules. Interface with shop personnel to obtain resources and priorities to meet program schedule.
  • Track parts through the production process, document changes, verify tooling and component specification inspect dimensional aspects of tooling and components.
  • Establish manufacturing schedules necessary to support on time delivery and completion of systems, assemblies, spare parts orders and repairs.
  • Actively demonstrate a commitment for meeting internal and external customers’ needs in a manner that provides superior customer satisfaction.
  • Actively oversee the department raw material and consumable/support procurement, maintenance, and inventory processes.
  • Completes production plan by scheduling and assigning personnel; accomplishing work results; establishing priorities; monitoring progress; revising schedules; resolving problems; reporting results of the processing flow on shift production summaries
  • Responsible to meet annual objectives including productivity, schedule integrity, cost reduction, and process improvement.


  • 2-5 years of experience in polymer and composites manufacturing and project engineering management
  • Demonstrates an extensive technical expertise and application of engineering principles, concepts, theory, and practice with the ability to organize, plan, schedule, conduct, and coordinate workloads to meet established deadlines or milestones with some experience in project leadership.
  • Customer focused, formulates plans based on the development of innovative new designs in resolving advanced technical engineering problems. Must be able to work both independently and in a team environment.
  • Must possess the ability to understand new concepts quickly and apply them accurately throughout an evolving environment.
  • Strong communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills are required enabling an effective interface with other departments and/or professionals,
  • Capable of representing the organization as a prime technical contact, as well as providing leadership and guidance to less experienced professionals.
  • Experience in implementing Six-Sigma principles and practices
  • Strong leadership skills, Excellent communication skills
  • Computer proficient in Microsoft applications
  • Experience with Pro E & Solid Works is desirable

Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Materials, Polymer or related Engineering


  • Base Salary, Signing Bonus, Moving Expense, Company Incentive Program,
    401K Program, Company Medical Benefit Program.

Wausaukee Composites is a subsidiary of Sintex Industries, Ltd., a multi-national manufacturer and distributor of structural plastics and textiles, with manufacturing operations located in North America, Europe, and India.

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