Plastics companies across the country are working to find innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing environmental and economic challenges. From reducing carbon emissions by making cars and airplanes lighter and more efficient, to finding ways to make plastics easier to recycle, to manufacturing equipment that companies can use to innovate and grow, plastics professionals are at the forefront of making the world a better place. You can be a part of the solution.
The Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) offers a number of different resources for job seekers, employers and young people to make the most of a career in plastics.
For Job Seekers
The Plastics Jobs Network is free to all job seekers, providing access to the best employers and jobs in the plastics industry.
List your job openings on the Plastics Jobs Network to find qualified candidates quickly and easily. Train your new and existing employees using PlasticsU, an online training portal for jobs in manufacturing. Encourage younger employees to get involved with Future Leaders in Plastics (FLiP), which gives them a venue to network and grow as plastics professionals.
For Young People
The Plastics Industry Association partners with the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) to sponsor the PlastiVan, an internationally-acclaimed education program that inspires a new generation of scientists and innovators by visiting schools across the country. Click here to have the PlastiVan visit your school.
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