Three New Positions Open In Langley, BC!

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Redwood Plastics and Rubber is pleased to offer the opportunity to apply for these three careers at our Langley, BC, Canada location. Interested applicants can send their resume and cover letter to careers@redwoodplastics.com

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Title: Accounts Receivable & Finance Department Support                                                                                    

Location: Langley, BC

Reports to:  Finance Manager

POSITION SUMMARY

We have an opening for an Accounts Receivable and General Support person in our head office/finance department.

This role will be part of the AR team for our group of companies and as well, provide general support for various areas of a very busy accounting department.

This will suit a natural born “helper” who is not opposed to tackling a task regardless of how big or small.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • AR customer account reconciliation, deposit posting and collections – both by phone and email
  • Reception for the accounting department and executive  team (very low call volume)
  • Process all incoming/outgoing mail and couriers
  • Manage and maintain departmental group email boxes
  • Maintain and order office supplies as required for the accounting department
  • Assist Accounts Payable team with cheque runs and filing
  • Other various duties as needed to help our busy head office/finance department run smoothly

SKILLS, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum 2 years working experience in an office, preference will be given to those with Accounts Receivable experience.
  • Extreme attention to detail and proficiency in data posting.
  • Excellent multitasking and prioritizing skills.
  • Computer literacy, including effective working skills of MS Word, Excel and e-mail are required.
  • Able to maintain confidential information.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills with individuals at all levels of the organization.
  • Able to deal with people tactfully and professionally at all times.
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude.

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Title: Inside Sales Representative

Location:  Langley, BC

Reports to: Operations Manager

POSITION SUMMARY

The Inside Sales Team focuses on customer retention and acquisition. The position involves order processing, proactive calling to existing, and potential customers, provide customers with all services offered and provide solutions for their needs. Must be energetic, well spoken, and eager to close and increase sales.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Utilize relationship selling/customer focused selling techniques by working closely with customers to solve their problems, increase their profits and/or increase their productivity
  • Generate new and repeat sales by providing product and technical information in a timely matter
  • Understanding customer needs and offering solutions
  • Proactive Selling: cross-selling, up-selling, add-on sales, follow-up, & researching and calling potential prospects with existing product lines
  • Accurately process customer transactions such as orders and quotes
  • Educate customers about terminology, features and benefits of products – present & deliver information
  • Utilize CRM System effectively. Daily updates include: customer profiles, customer files, add sales notes and “deals.”
  • Contact customers following sales to ensure ongoing customer satisfaction and resolve any issues
  • Closing sales and working with customers through closing process

SKILLS, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Comfortable making proactive calls and talking with existing and potential new customers
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; the ability to call, connect, and interact with customers
  • Persuasive and goal -oriented
  • Possesses an energetic, outgoing, and friendly demeanor
  • Demonstrates understanding and application of effective selling strategies and techniques
  • Self-motivated and self-directed
  • Able to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
  • High level of critical and logical thinking, analysis, and reasoning skills
  • Demonstrated independent work initiative, sound judgement, and a professional demeanor
  • Possesses outstanding organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Able to read and interpret drawings and blueprints as well as work instructions and procedures
  • Possesses a high level of integrity, confidentially, and accountability
  • Previous inside sales experience or related sales experience preferred
  • Strong computer skills – MS Office Suite, Outlook, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Able to perform business math (basic algebra, compute rate, ratio, etc.)
  • Ability to work independently or as an active member of a team
  • Tenacity to handle rejection and continue on with a positive attitude
  • High school degree or equivalent

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Redwood Plastics and Rubber is seeking a CNC Operator to join our Langley Manufacturing team on day shift (6:00 am to 2:30 pm; Monday to Friday). A CNC Operator is responsible for the effective operation of CNC machines, ensuring the production of high quality products.

 

The primary responsibility of this position is to use skill and experience to produce a variety of precision mechanical parts from plastics, composites and rubber materials on various CNC turning and milling machines.

In order to succeed in this position, you must be able to:

  • Set-up, Program and Operate various CNC lathes and mills
  • Read and understand blueprints, study specifications, drawings to determine the machining operation to be performed
  • Determine tooling, tool-paths, setup methods and fixtures to produce parts in most efficient manner
  • Read and interpret work orders
  • Calculate dimensions and tolerances, and prepare working sketches if necessary
  • Ensures workmanship throughout the manufacturing process and on finished goods meets or exceeds the costs, quality and schedule expectations for all customers
  • Safety conscious with full participation in the safety program and all safety requirements
  • Perform other duties as needed

Your qualifications include:

  • 2 years CNC Programming (Preferred)
  • 3 years CNC Machining (Required)
  • Experience on HAAS VF-5, VF-4 or ST35Y hardware
  • Fluent in G-Code &/or Certified in MasterCAM
  • Ability to show initiative and manage your time as part of a high-functioning team
  • Excellent English language communication skills; both written and verbal.

Come work for us if you enjoy:

  • Competitive salary packages, medical and RRSP benefits with career advancement opportunities.
  • Work within a fast paced, high energy and positive environment with tons of opportunities for learning, continuing education and apprenticeship support.
  • Company barbeques, events, and working with a charged-up team of professional colleagues
  • Fully equipped fitness facilities on-site, with bike facilities and showers to freshen up.
  • Coveralls Provided
  • Boot Allowance
  • Employee-run Safety Committee

 

Hiring Material Picker For Afternoon Shift – Langley, BC!

Redwood Plastics and Rubber is pleased to announce a new career opportunity at our Langley, British Columbia, Canada location!

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Title:        Manufacturing Material Picker                                              Location:  92a Avenue, Langley

Reports to:   Shipping Supervisor

POSITION SUMMARY

The material picker is responsible for the prompt and accurate selection and delivery of materials to the requesting department. This position is responsible for inventory material handling. This position is for our afternoon shift – 2:00 pm to 12:30 am, Monday to Thursday.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Read work orders or requisitions to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed.
  • Move materials and items from receiving or storage areas to requesting department or too other designated areas.
  • Move materials throughout the plant as requested

SKILLS, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Forklift experience an asset
  • A positive, ‘can do’ attitude and a willingness to learn, working both in a team and independently
  • Enjoying an adaptable work environment
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Attention to detail
  • Effective communication skills
  • Overtime as required.
  • Ability to lift or move up to 50 lbs frequently.
  • Ability to lift or move up to 100 pounds occasionally.
  • Frequent standing, walking, stooping, kneeling and crouching
  • A proactive attitude towards Health and Safety
  • Ability to undertake site work when required
  • Desire for continuous improvement

If you are interested in this position please email your resume and cover letter to careers@redwoodplastics.com

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Hiring CNC Shift Swing Operator in Woodland, WA!

Redwood Plastics and Rubber is seeking a Swing Shift CNC Operator to join our growing team in Woodland, WA.  Redwood Swing Shift  is a 4 days per week and 10 hrs per day (Mon – Thur 3:00pm to 1:30am) schedule.

Primary responsibilities include reading and analyzing blueprints, reading G-Code, machining plastics and steel, communicating material and/or program needs, and executing quality control. Focus should be placed on collaborating with supervisors, management, and other team members to achieve company goals and KPI’s. As a CNC Operator, your actions will directly impact manufacturing and therefore the success of our team and the company.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Balance excellent safe working habits with a healthy sense of urgency.
  • Execute all work orders relative to the schedule and due dates that are set by our scheduling department.
  • Embrace collaboration, accept suggestions, and embrace a mentality of continual improvement.
  • Organize the production area’s workflow. Ensure resources are effectively utilized.
  • Be accountable for final product quality.
  • Lead by example.  Safety and production begin with you.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work space.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Skills & Experience:

  • Excellent spoken and written English is required.
  • Able to lift 75 lbs is required.
  • 2+ years of CNC machining experience or equivalent knowledge is required.
  • G-code interpretation experience is required.
  • A strong understanding of drawing interpretation is required.
  • Specific experience in machining plastic is a huge asset.
  • Mastercam/CAD Experience preferred.
  • Multi-axis experience preferred.
  • Sub Spindle and complex setup experience preferred.
  • Experience in machining steels and other metals preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills preferred.
  • Outstanding organizational skills and attention to detail required.

Please email careers@redwoodplastics.com if you’re interested with your resume and cover letter.

Thank you for all your applications but only ideal candidates will be contacted.

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Two New Job Opportunities In Woodland, WA!

We’re pleased to offer two new positions at our Woodland, Washington location. Please review these exciting opportunities below:

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Redwood Plastics and Rubber is seeking CNC Operators to join our growing team in Woodland, WA.

Primary responsibilities include reading and analyzing blueprints, reading G-Code, machining plastics and steel, communicating material and/or program needs, and executing quality control. Focus should be placed on collaborating with supervisors, management, and other team members to achieve company goals and KPI’s. As a CNC Operator, your actions will directly impact manufacturing and therefore the success of our team and the company.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Balance excellent safe working habits with a healthy sense of urgency.
• Execute all work orders relative to the schedule and due dates that are set by our scheduling department.
• Embrace collaboration, accept suggestions, and embrace a mentality of continual improvement.
• Organize the production area’s workflow. Ensure resources are effectively utilized.
• Be accountable for final product quality.
• Lead by example. Safety and production begin with you.
• Maintain a clean and organized work space.
• Perform other duties as assigned.
Skills & Experience:
• Excellent spoken and written English is required.
• Able to lift 75 lbs is required.
• 2+ years of CNC machining experience or equivalent knowledge is required.
• G-code interpretation experience is required.
• A strong understanding of drawing interpretation is required.
• Specific experience in machining plastic is a huge asset.
• Mastercam/CAD Experience preferred.
• Multi-axis experience preferred.
• Sub Spindle and complex setup experience preferred.
• Experience in machining steels and other metals preferred.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills preferred.
• Outstanding organizational skills and attention to detail required.

Notes:

• Redwood Plastics and Rubber offers competitive salary packages, medical and retirement benefits, a positive work environment, and career advancement opportunities.
• Compensation will be determined based on qualifications and experience.

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Redwood Plastics and Rubber is seeking a Swing Shift Lead to join our growing team in Woodland, WA!

Redwood Swing Shift Leads work 4 days per week and 10 hrs per day (Mon – Thur 3:00pm to 1:30am). Our Leads are decisive, demonstrate strong leadership, communication, and are passionate about teaching our team members. Primary responsibilities include monitoring and improving product quality, human productivity, delivery methods, technical processes, safety, and minimizing cost. Focus should be placed on collaborating with other supervisors, management, and other team leads to achieve company goals and KPI’s. As a Lead, your decisions will directly impact manufacturing and therefore the success of our team and the company.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Balance excellent safe working habits with a healthy sense of urgency.
• Embrace collaboration, accept suggestions, and drive the team towards a mentality of continual improvement.
• Effectively maintain corrective actions.
• Organize the production area’s workflow. Ensure resources are effectively and efficiently deployed.
• Be accountable for final product quality.
• Utilize visual management where it makes sense.
• Lead by example. Maintain a safe, healthy, and efficient work environment.
• Maintain a clean and organized work space.
• Perform other duties as assigned.
Skills & Experience:
• Excellent spoken and written English is required.
• Able to lift 75 lbs is required.
• 7+ years of CNC Lathe experience or equivalent knowledge is required.
• Proven G-code experience is required.
• Proven GD&T knowledge and a strong understanding of drawing interpretation is required.
• CNC Mill and CNC Lathe experience is a huge asset.
• Specific experience in machining plastic is a huge asset.
• Mastercam/CAD Experience preferred.
• Haas Lathes and Mills preferred.
• Multi-axis experience preferred.
• Sub Spindle and complex setup experience preferred.
• Experience in machining steels and other metals preferred.
• 2+ years of direct supervisory experience in manufacturing preferred.
• 2+ years of experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment preferred.
• Proven leadership and team building skills preferred.
• Excellent interpersonal, communication, and relationship management skills required.
• Outstanding organizational skills and attention to detail required.

Notes:

• Redwood Plastics and Rubber offers competitive pay, medical insurance, retirement benefits, a positive work environment, and career advancement opportunities.
• Compensation will be determined based on qualifications and experience.

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If interested, please email info@redwoodplastics.com with your resume and cover letter.

We thank all submissions; however, only optimal candidates will be contacted.

Hiring In Langley: Fabricator/Liner Installer

Redwood Plastics and Rubber is pleased to offer a new position in our emerging installation department. The Fabricator/Liner Installer will be responsible for reading blueprints and drawings to determine both the materials needed and to create the required layouts. This individual will then be required to use a variety of tools and machinery to make the necessary cuts and other fabrication for the complete units. Travel to our client’s sites will be required and on-site travel costs, food, and lodging will be covered by the company.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze blueprints and engineering drawings to assess materials requirement, and plan the sequence of tasks to layout, cut and fit product.
  • Create and construct patterns and guides as templates for cutting.
  • Operate light machinery, power tools and hand tools.
  • Assemble components into complete units or sub-unit.
  • Perform all work to organizational standards to ensure final product meets quality standards.
  • Ensure products are produced to specification.
  • Accurately record time to work orders.
  • Perform all functions of the job safely.
  • Travel and onsite installation is required as needed.
  • Integral part of a team that installs industrial plastic, polyurethane or ceramic liners

Skills, Education and Experience:

  • Experience in a production environment and/or with plastics is an asset
  • Experience with a table saw, drill press and hand tools is an asset however training will be provided.
  • Able to read a tape measure
  • Ceramic tile experience preferred but not required
  • Welding experiences is an asset, preferably plastic welding
  • Possesses excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to read and interpret blue prints, drawings and general work instructions
  • Experience in a production environment an asset
  • Able to lift 50 lbs consistently throughout the day.
  • Possesses manual dexterity, attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy.
  • Able to prioritize and maintain productivity levels as specified.

Many Positions Open!

Our operations in Langley, BC continue to expand with the rapid growth of our company. Please email sales@redwoodplastics.com with your resume and CV.

The following positions are available:

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MANUFACTURING PROCESS
ENGINEER – LANGLEY, BC

Collect, analyze and report on performance metrics for all processes to drive continuous improvement activities.
• Evaluate root-causes to manufacturing issues and develop unique solutions.
• Design manufacturing equipment, jigs and fixtures with a focus on quality, cost, capacity, automation, and preventative maintenance.
• Review Engineering Designs, BOMs, 3D models and quality specifications in order to translate the intent and expectation of the product design into the manufacturing process
• Use digital tools like Syspro and Microsoft PowerPoint to create work instructions that effectively communicate how to produce and assemble parts at a production pace
• Use Microsoft Excel and Microsoft BI to generate reports and plan day to day tasks
• Thrive in an environment that requires high-level communication to Technical and Trades type employees
• Provide leadership to the organization by organizing activities, communicating knowledge of and demonstrating competence in applying Lean Manufacturing principles

SKILLS, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
• Bachelor degree in Applied Science, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
• 2+ years relevant work experience in a similar capacity.
• Be able to read drawings, BOMs, and have knowledge of inspection methodology and inspection tools
• Have good computer skills; capable of working with MS Office, knowledge of 3D CAD or Solidworks.
• Prepares Process Flow Charts, PFMEA (Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis) documents, Control Plans and Work Instructions.
• Utilizes LEAN, Six Sigma, and other best practice tools and principles for day-to-day problem solving and continuous improvement.
• Be able to communicate and manage your time as part of a high-functioning team
• Strong interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills; both written and verbal.

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SWING SHIFT LEAD – WOODLAND, WA

Redwood Plastics and Rubber is seeking a Swing Shift Lead to join our growing team.
Redwood Swing Shift Leads work 4 days per week and 10 hrs per day (Mon – Thu). Our Leads are decisive, demonstrate strong leadership, communication, and are passionate about teaching our team members. Primary responsibilities include monitoring and improving product quality, human productivity, delivery methods, technical processes, safety, and minimizing cost. Focus should be placed on collaborating with other supervisors, management, and other team leads to achieve company goals and KPI’s. As a Lead, your decisions will directly impact manufacturing and therefore the success of our team and the company.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Balance excellent safe working habits with a healthy sense of urgency.
• Embrace collaboration, accept suggestions, and drive the team towards a mentality of continual improvement.
• Effectively maintain corrective actions.
• Organize the production area’s workflow. Ensure resources are effectively and efficiently deployed.
• Be accountable for final product quality.
• Utilize visual management where it makes sense.
• Lead by example. Maintain a safe, healthy, and efficient work environment.
• Maintain a clean and organized work space.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Skills & Experience:
• Excellent spoken and written English is required.
• Able to lift 75 lbs is required.
• 7+ years of CNC Lathe experience or equivalent knowledge is required.
• Proven G-code experience is required.
• Proven GD&T knowledge and a strong understanding of drawing interpretation is required.
• CNC Mill and CNC Router experience is a huge asset.
• Specific experience in machining plastic is a huge asset.
• Mastercam/CAD Experience preferred.
• Haas Lathes and Mills preferred.
• Multi-axis experience preferred.
• Sub Spindle and complex setup experience preferred.
• Experience in machining steels and other metals preferred.
• 2+ years of direct supervisory experience in manufacturing preferred.
• 2+ years of experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment preferred.
• Proven leadership and team building skills preferred.
• Excellent interpersonal, communication, and relationship management skills required.
• Outstanding organizational skills and attention to detail required.

Redwood Plastics and Rubber offers competitive pay, medical insurance, retirement benefits, a positive work environment, and career advancement opportunities.
• Compensation will be determined based on qualifications and experience.

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Redwood Plastics and Rubber is seeking a day shift CNC Lathe Operator – WOODLAND, WA

Primary responsibilities include reading and analyzing blueprints, reading G-Code, machining plastics and steel, communicating material and/or program needs, and executing quality control. Focus should be placed on collaborating with supervisors, management, and other team members to achieve company goals and KPI’s. As a CNC Lathe Operator, your decisions will directly impact manufacturing and therefore the success of our team and the company.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Balance excellent safe working habits with a healthy sense of urgency.
• Execute all work orders relative to the schedule and due dates that are set by our scheduling department.
• Embrace collaboration, accept suggestions, and embrace a mentality of continual improvement.
• Organize the production area’s workflow. Ensure resources are effectively utilized.
• Be accountable for final product quality.
• Lead by example. Safety and production begin with you.
• Maintain a clean and organized work space.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Skills & Experience:
• Excellent spoken and written English is required.
• Able to lift 75 lbs is required.
• 2+ years of CNC Lathe experience or equivalent knowledge is required.
• Proven G-code experience is required.
• A strong understanding of drawing interpretation is required.
• CNC Mill and CNC Router experience is a huge asset.
• Specific experience in machining plastic is a huge asset.
• Mastercam/CAD Experience preferred.
• Haas Lathes and Mills experience preferred.
• Multi-axis experience preferred.
• Sub Spindle and complex setup experience preferred.
• Experience in machining steels and other metals preferred.
• 2+ years of experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment preferred.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills preferred.
• Outstanding organizational skills and attention to detail required.

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INSIDE SALES – SPOKANE, WA

The Inside Sales Department works cooperatively with our outside sales team, Manufacturing Planning Department, Logistics Department, and other departments of our company to grow existing customers, create new customers, and meet or exceed monthly sales budgets at the appropriate gross margin while increasing customer satisfaction.

• Utilize relationship selling/customer focused selling techniques by working closely with customers to solve their problems, increase their profits and/or increase their productivity
• Generate new and repeat sales by providing product and technical information in a timely matter
• Determine customer requirements and expectations in order to recommend specific products and solutions based on cost, availability, or specifications to increase customer satisfaction and improve transaction profitability
• Increase sales and average order size by means of cross-selling, up-selling, and add-on sales
• Present price, credit, and terms in accordance with procedures and customer’s profitability profiles
• Accurately process customer transactions such as orders and quotes
• Utilize materials to maintain accurate inventory
• Send manufactured orders through the Manufacturing Planning Department
• Perform distribution item estimating and complete order entry/pick lists
• Monitor scheduled ship dates to ensure timely delivery and expedite as needed
• Educate customers about terminology, features and benefits of products
• Fill requests for information or samples
• Utilize CRM System effectively. Daily updates include: customer profiles, customer files, add sales notes and “deals.”

• Follow up on quotations and customer related items in a timely fashion
• Contact customers following sales to ensure ongoing customer satisfaction and resolve any issues
• Complete all levels of training – including IAPD Education Programs and in-house product and sales training.
• Gather competitor information and other market information
• Work closely with our vendors/suppliers to assist company and customer needs
• Perform other duties as assigned

• Postsecondary education in business, marketing, economics, or a related field an asset
• Possesses a results driven attitude
• Demonstrates understanding and application of effective selling strategies and techniques
• Proven understanding of the industry, products, applications and area of service an asset
• High level of critical and logical thinking, analysis, and reasoning skills
• Demonstrated independent work initiative, sound judgement, and a professional demeanor
• Possesses outstanding organizational skills and attention to detail
• Excellent interpersonal, communication, and relationship management skills
• Able to read and interpret drawings and blueprints as well as work instructions and procedures
• Possesses a high level of integrity, confidentially, and accountability
• Displays a well-defined sense of diplomacy, including solid negotiation, conflict resolution, and teamwork skills
• Possesses excellent time management skills and tact under pressure
• Proficient with personal computers, MS Office Suite
• Able to perform business math (basic algebra, compute rate, ratio, etc.)

 

 

Hiring! Inside Sales (Langley, BC, Canada)

Redwood Plastics and Rubber is excited to announce we’re hiring for our inside sales division!

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Responding to quote requests from our regional sales offices
  • Consulting with manufacturing on designs
  • Creating work orders
  • On occasion liaise directly with the customers
  • Take ownership and be accountable as you track and update delivery schedules
  • Utilize the CRM system to effectively track win/close ratios
  • Perform other duties in the department as assigned

Skills/Education/Experience:

The successful candidate will have a high degree of technical aptitude, able to understand applications, customers concerns, learn and retain product knowledge, and then deliver a solution. The candidate will be a resourceful, independent, professional. In addition:

  • Will be able to read and understand technical drawings
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Display a high degree of integrity and confidentiality
  • Skilled in negotiation, conflict resolution, and teamwork skills.
  • Be proficient with computers including MS Office. Be able to learn our inventory program.
  • Able to perform basic math (algebra, compute rate, ratios, etc)

Compensation:

The company offers excellent salary, medical, dental, retirement benefits all combined with a positive work environment and career advancement opportunities.

Compensation will be determined on qualifications and experience.

To submit your resume please email info@redwoodplastics.com