Employment

Flexicell is always in search of great talent. Please review the available jobs listed below:

Applicants, send resumes and salary history to:

Jobs@flexicell.com

Flexicell
Debbie Curry
10463 Wilden Drive
Ashland, VA 23005

Current Openings:

Marketing Manager

Job Status: Full-time
Location: Ashland, VA

The marketing manager will be responsible for improving our market position and achieving long-term strategic growth targets by identifying, qualifying and positioning the Company for success with business opportunities from new and existing customers.  

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Research and develop a thorough understanding of the Company’s capabilities including products, market segments and competitors
  • Perform market research to identify product focus, industry focus and customer requirements
  • Utilize research to develop a comprehensive business plan and focus for the sales force
  • Identify and develop quality leads that convert to opportunities for sales force follow up
  • Drive marketing plans that promote company visibility and capabilities in targeted industries
  • Develop presentation tools and marketing materials to support targeted sales efforts
  • Define and communicate clear differentiation of the company’s products and service
  • Continuously monitor customers and target industries for new product development initiatives
  • Evaluate and adjust marketing plans to ensure continued effectiveness in achieving stated goals
  • Manage web development resource

ESSENTIAL COMPETENCIES:

  • Demonstrated results in developing and executing a targeted growth plan for a technology driven business
  • Proven ability to data mine, analyze data and draw appropriate business conclusions to support decisions
  • Understanding and proficiency of the latest web technologies and trends, i.e., SEO optimization, HTML, CSS, Javascript, WordPress, PHP
  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills
  • Strong drive for results
  • Proficient in Microsoft and Google office tools

QUALIFICATIONS DESIRED:

  • BS in Marketing  or Business Administration
  • Experience in an engineering driven, technical manufacturing operation, preferably in the packaging industry

Applicants, send resumes and salary history to: Jobs@flexicell.com

 


VP of Product Development
Job Status: Full-time
Location: Ashland, VA

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (Responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following)

  • Develop new robotic application software packages
  • Develop robotic simulations
  • Create software standards
  • Develop an automation training program

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Follow safe work procedures and practices to promote an injury- and incident-free workplace.
  • Perform other duties and assignments as required.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

 

  • Most work is performed in the employer’s workplace.  Travel to customer sites may be required.  

 

QUALIFICATIONS DESIRED:

  • BS degree in Automation Engineering
  • 5 years experience in robotic automation including experience with life-cycle software development for robotic applications using Fanuc TP, Karel and Visual Basic programming languages with two(2) of those years’ experience developing robotic simulations using Fanuc RoboGuide and 2 of those years’ experience programming PLC’s using Studio 5000.  

Mechanical Engineer

Job Status: Full-time
Location: Ashland, VA

 ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (Responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following)

  • Design and detail new products and make improvements to existing products utilizing 2D/3Ddesign software.
  • Evaluate products, parts or processes for reliability and cost efficiency.
  • Ensure form/fit/function of all mechanical and electrical assemblies released for production.Com
  • munication with electrical/controls engineers to develop controls plan.
  • Ability to conceptualize ideas and design from blank page without supervision.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Follow safe work procedures and practices to promote an injury- and incident-free workplace.
  • Perform other duties and assignments as required.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Most work is performed in the employer's workplace. Occasional travel will be necessary to conduct customer site visits to verify design constraints as well as tradeshow and seminar visits.
  • Occasional use of basic hand tools for design modifications and part fitment adjustments.

ESSSENTIAL COMPETENCIES:

  • Proficiency using SolidWorks and AutoCAD Design Software.
  • Proficiency using EPDM Part Management Software .
  • Proficiency using Fishbowl Inventory Management Software .
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Organizational Skills.
  • Effective communication skills.

QUALIFICATIONS DESIRED:

  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience/understanding of robotic systems and automated processes would be a plus.  

Applicants, send resumes and salary history to: Jobs@flexicell.com


 Controls Engineer/Robot Programmer

Job Status: Full-time
Location: Ashland, VA

DUTIES: Conceptual design/implementation of PLC ladder logic, robot programs, and Human Machine Interface (HMI) development.   Communication with electrical/controls engineers to develop controls plan. Programming/Testing of robotic systems at Flexicell facility as well as field start-up at customer facilities. Travel approximately 50%.   Follow safe work procedures and practices to promote an injury-and incident-free workplace. Perform other duties and assignments as required.

REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or comparable amount of training/OEM experience. Experience with Allen-Bradley RSLogix5000 is a must. Experience with other PLC platforms would be a bonus. Prefer at least 5+ years experience working with FANUC and/or KUKA robots. Experience programming automated palletizing, case packing, and material handling systems is preferred. Ability to conceptualize ideas and design from blank page without supervision. Willing to travel within the USA and Canada.

Applicants, send resumes and salary history to: Jobs@flexicell.com