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Development Specialist - 18894

Brantford, ON

Posted: 07/06/2024 Category: Manufacturing Job Number: 18894 Pay Rate: $70,000 - $100,000

Job Description

We’re looking for a Development Specialist in the manufacturing industry.

Our client is a leader in tubing and hose manufacturing on a global scale. They are excited to add a Development Specialist to lead the advancement of their PVC compounds and oversee the entire product development cycle for PVC hose and tubing range. The Development Specialist will shape new product creation and refine manufacturing processes.

Development Specialist responsibilities:
  • Drive the development of innovative PVC compound formulations, guaranteeing products meet or exceed quality standards.
  • Oversee the development of hose and tubing products, from design to production, ensuring timely and cost-effective implementation.
  • Optimize PVC compound manufacturing processes to boost efficiency, reduce costs, and enhance product quality.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams, including production, quality assurance, sales, and marketing, to align product development goals with business objectives.
  • Effectively manage project timelines, resources, and budgets to ensure successful project delivery.
  • Stay current with industry trends, technologies, and regulatory changes to maintain our competitive edge and ensure compliance.
  • Offer technical expertise and training to production teams and stakeholders to ensure seamless execution.

The successful candidate has: 
  • Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in R&D, process engineering, or product development, preferably in the hose, tubing, or PVC compounding industry.
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities.
  • Effective communication and teamwork skills, with the capacity to work collaboratively across departments.

Compensation and benefits:
  • The discussed salary range is $70,000 – $100,000, depending on experience
  • Candidates with additional experience and higher compensation expectations may also be considered
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • A dynamic and innovative work environment where your contributions make a difference.
  • Benefits begin day one!
  • A profit sharing program

Only candidates already eligible to work in Canada will be reviewed. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Meet Your Recruiter


Ben Coakwell
Recruitment Consultant
Operations, Supply Chain, Engineering

Ben specializes in recruiting top talent in operations, supply chain and engineering. With a unique background that includes winning an Olympic medal in bobsleigh, he leverages the collaboration, networking and relationship-building skills that he built in his athletic career into the world of recruitment. His previous experience in recruiting for the construction industry honed his expertise, making him adept at understanding the needs of both clients and candidates. His commitment to self-improvement and integrity drives him to provide exceptional service and exceed expectations in every interaction.

Ben takes pride in helping companies grow successfully by ensuring they have the right people in place. His dedication to understanding the impact of a well-matched candidate makes him a trusted and reliable recruiting partner. Motivated by the opportunity to impact lives for the better, he helps candidates make positive career changes.

Outside of work, Ben enjoys staying active through exercise and spending as much time outdoors as possible. He finds relaxation in painting and is relishing the phase of his life where sports have transitioned from a profession to a hobby, allowing him to attend events as a fan.

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