Project Engineer

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Date: May 29, 2024

Location: Twinsburg, OH, US, 44087

Company: Datwyler

In billions of syringes and in every second car worldwide, Datwyler components make an important contribution to the safety of patients and drivers. The high-tech company focuses on high-quality, system-critical elastomer components and holds leading positions in attractive global markets such as healthcare, mobility, connectivity, general industry and food & beverage. With over 25 production sites on four continents, sales in more than 100 countries and over 8,000 employees, the company, headquartered in Switzerland, generates annual sales of more than CHF 1,000 million.

Our employees are the heart of Datwyler - we treat each other with respect, trust and appreciation. We have strong roots and values that have been well established in our 100-year corporate history. Become part of our great team as a...


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Designs precision rubber molds for injection, hot transfer, cold transfer, and compression molding, along with other applicable tooling to produce elastomer parts and seals. 
  • Reviews and defines customer drawings in conjunction with other Project Engineers, Process Engineers, and Manager of Engineering. 
  • Interface with customers regarding part and mold designs and support QSR sales.
  • Facilitate timely engineering of molds and accessory tooling.
  • Provide quotations on estimated tooling costs, mold designs, layouts, etc.
  • Write purchase orders for molds and other tooling.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintain extensive knowledge of and act in accordance with quality systems.
  • Utilizes Solid Works and AutoCAD for rubber 3D and 2D mold design.
  • Works with Process Technicians to maintain, review, and revise, as necessary, processes and procedures to increase efficiency and effectiveness for all aspects of operations including ECN’s.
  • Operates presses and other equipment such as OGP system or optical comparator, calipers, micrometers, etc as necessary throughout manufacturing.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Reviews work order and procedural manuals to determine dimensions of design.
  • Active member of APQP teams, Continual Improvement teams and promotes quality and the standards of TS16949.  Maintains engineering files.
  • Actively participates on new product development & SAP team with chemists, and manufacturing personnel.
  • Works closely with QSR tooling and outside mold shops to ensure the best mold design and build possible to help achieve a goal of zero rework.

Follows up on all projects to ensure continual improvement and progression of plans to defined schedules


  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) from a four-year college or university; or working towards a B.S.; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum 3-yrs experience with rubber and project management
  • Experienced in tool design and processing of HCR (High Consistency Rubber) and LSR (Liquid Silicone Rubber) materials.
  • Wasteless / Flashless tool design and processing
  • Solid Works expertise
  • AutoCAD experience
  • Knowledge of GD&T



Be yourself at Datwyler

We are convinced that people make the difference. At Datwyler, you will experience diversity and a wide range of career opportunities that only an international company can provide. Together, we are increasing our agility, accelerating digitalization and fostering sustainability. For motivated and talented employees, we offer interesting development opportunities with training and assignments in a global environment. With us, you can contribute with all of your creativity and all your ideas.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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