Head of Scientific Molding (m/f/d)

Date: May 27, 2023

Location: Freyung, BY, DE, 94078

Company: Aptar Group

Head of Scientific Molding (m/f/d)


Who we are

At Aptar, we use insights, design, engineering and science to create innovative packaging technologies that build brand value for our customers, and, in turn, make a meaningful difference in the lives, looks, health and homes of people around the world.

Every day, Aptar creates “a-ha moments” for its customers and their consumers and patients by continually bringing innovations to market that convert non-dispensing packaging into breakthrough product-dispensing systems, including those that give people more effective ways to put on their favorite fragrance, kids the opportunity to pour ketchup without making a mess and patients connected technologies that help them more easily adhere to treatment. We have manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and South America and over 14,000 dedicated employees in some 20 countries.


You should work here because we:

  • Attract and develop high performing people.
  • Promote a diverse and inclusive work environment.
  • Allow for failure by allowing people to make mistakes through an open and trusting environment.
  • Invest in the development of employees through local, regional and global career opportunities.
  • Contribute to the communities where we reside.


What’s new with Aptar

We have an exciting position opening in our mould shop department. This position will be in charge of:  

  • Planning and execution of sampling, qualification of injection molds
  • Further development of the qualification process on a scientific basis - "Scientific molding approach".
  • Analysis and process engineering evaluation of article design with innovation and development departments
  • Support and evaluation of injection molding simulations and FE calculations with the responsible development departments (global)
  • Independent scheduling, capacity planning and priority management of the projects to be qualified, organization and execution of the qualifications in consultation with the responsible departments
  • Technical and disciplinary management of the technical center, as well as internal reporting & cost center responsibility
  • Support of global service assignments and internal improvement projects


What you will bring on the journey

  • Completed studies in the field of plastics technology, preferably with a master's degree, or comparable training
  • At least 3 - 5 years of professional experience in a comparable field or position
  • Good command of written and spoken English
  • Result orientation and deep understanding of the technology in the responsible area
  • Independent, goal-oriented and systematic way of working as well as strong communication skills
  • Good problem-solving skills, flexibility and innovative ability
  • High degree of quality awareness and ability to work in a team
  • Willingness to travel on business at home and abroad


What we offer:

  • An exciting, diverse and value based working environment
  • Competitive base salary
  • Flexible working time
  • Special financial benefits such as company fitness, employee discounts, retirement provisions, canteen meals
  • Frequent company events
  • “We act local – and think global“


Be You. Be Aptar

Aptar is an equal opportunities employer. We believe that a diverse workforce is key to

our success. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age,

sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.


Your contact:

Marina Kohl | marina.kohl@aptar.com | 0049 8551 975 183