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Reclaim Plastics is a company on a mission to tackle difficult-to-recycle plastic waste streams.  We are looking for talented individuals to join our team.

Location: Burnaby, British Columbia
Duration: 7-8 months (Internship)
Hours/Week: 37.5

Reclaim Plastics is finding new methods and processes to recycle automotive plastics in support of diverting this material from the landfill. We are assembling a small team of technical experts who will be designing processes and equipment based on the specifications desired. The Company is actively processing automotive plastics and is working to expand the efficiency and type of materials it recycles.

Summary of Project/Position
We are looking to hire a Design Engineer. In this position, the successful candidate will help to successfully design, test,
and provide proof of concept for new recycle technology. They will also help to displace additional types and volume of
plastic materials from the landfill, as well as provide analysis on efficiency of current processes and opportunities to
improve operations. There is potential for a full-time role upon completion of internship.
Responsibilities:
• Study the type of automotive waste plastic arriving to facility
• Create a trend and quantify types of frequently arriving to the facility
• Develop a system to sort three or more frequent plastics type of plastic for separation
• Create a process flow diagram, engineering drawings for the project
• Create datasheets and specifications of the overall system
• Research current and upcoming technology to sort and process plastics and other types of materials

Qualifications/Attributes:
• Minimum of Undergraduate Degree or Diploma in Engineering field
• Strong background in Mechanical and Material Engineering
• Proficient in creating engineering drawings using CAD software
• Field experience in commissioning equipment and coordinating contractors
• Experience in writing Engineering Datasheets and Specifications
• Works well in a team and individually
• Passion for innovation and re-engineering processes for optimization

Benefits: Medical/Dental plan available with 50% employer contribution, upon successful enrollment in plan via Blue Cross.

Location: Burnaby, British Columbia
Duration: Full Time
Hours/Week: 37.5

Reclaim Plastics is finding new methods and processes to recycle automotive plastics in support of diverting this material from the landfill. We are assembling a small team of technical experts who will be calibrating and troubleshooting processes and equipment based on the specifications desired. The Company is actively processing automotive plastics and is working to expand the efficiency and type of materials it recycles.

Summary of Project/Position
We are looking to hire a Engineering Technician / Scientific Technician. In this position, the successful candidate will help to install, test, and assist to provide proof of concept for new recycling technology.
Job Responsibilities:
• Calibrate and maintain electrical and mechanical equipment, including conveyor belts, pre-shredder, granulator, wash line, water treatment system, heat exchanger, pump motors and controls, extruders, plastic sortation system and ensure these components are operating within technical specifications
• Ensure the maintenance, upkeep, and satisfactory operation of equipment used in production processes
• Troubleshoot problems related to our operating equipment and emergency power systems.
• Inspect, install and test new electrical components and modules and integrate this equipment into our production process
• Assist in planning for potential new equipment, processes and maintenance planning schedules, in conjunction with other team members, in support of expanding our production and plastic recycling systems
Qualifications/Attributes:
• Minimum of Two Year Diploma with specialty as an Electrical or Mechanical Technician
• 5+ years of field experience working with electro mechanical equipment, commissioning, maintenance, and troubleshooting
• Works well in a team and individually
• Passion for innovation and re-engineering processes for optimization

Benefits: Medical/Dental plan available with 50% employer contribution, upon successful enrollment in plan via Blue Cross.