Research & Development Coordinator – Livestock Division
Weaver Leather, a local manufacturer and distributor of leather and nylon strap goods, is looking for a full-time Research & Development Coordinator for our Livestock Division.
This position will coordinate the research and development of new products from idea to market. Some of the responsibilities of this position include: working with sales division managers and the new product team to evaluate and develop new products; facilitate new product development communication internally between departments; gather, record, analyze and coordinate testing information; organize and maintain paper flow and documentation from idea development to product launch (packaged and ready for market); analyze market trends; obtain and organize samples and prototypes.
Our ideal candidate must enjoy working with people and be able to handle multiple projects with attention to detail, accuracy, and timeliness; be a self-starter, with a high degree of initiative and follow through; and possess strong written and verbal communication skills. Strong computer skills in Word and Excel are a must. Previous experience/involvement in livestock industry and 4-H, or FFA is strongly preferred.
“Weaver Leather is a great place to work. People are treated with respect, which motivates everyone to do their best. It is an environment unlike I’ve ever experienced before.”