DRi_TEMPLATE BASEDirect Recruiters has been recognized as the relationship-focused search firm that assists Plastics companies and their suppliers with recruiting, acquiring and retaining high-impact talent for mission-critical positions. We have been a trusted partner for some of the most progressive companies in the industry.


Finding Top Talent

DRI has a long history of assisting clients through our industry-specific concentration within the Plastics industry. We have led the way in providing executive search, consulting services and solutions. DRI has a reputation for delivering qualified candidates quickly and professionally when filling a mission-critical position.

In order to survive in today’s business environment and continue to thrive in the Plastics industry, your company will need a solid base of the right employees and executives to continue the planned growth of your company. DRI has the experience and ability to fill the missing pieces of your team.

On a national basis, we serve the following Plastics categories:

Primary Processing Machinery / Equipment:

  • Injection Molding
  • Blow Molding
  • Extrusion
  • Thermoforming
  • Rotational Molding
  • Recycling
  • Other

Auxiliary Equipment:

  • Conveying
  • Material Handling
  • Drying
  • Feeding / Blending
  • Size Reduction
  • Temperature Control
  • Granulators
  • Other

Rigid Packaging:

  • Blow Molding
  • Thermoforming
  • Injection Molding
  • Foam
  • Film / Sheet Extrusion
  • Other

Processors (Non-Packaging):

  • Rotational Molding
  • Pipe / Profile / Tubing
  • Recycling
  • Compression Molding
  • Injection Molding
  • Blow Molding
  • Thermoforming
  • Other

Suppliers:

  • Polymers
  • Resins
  • Master Batch
  • Compounding
  • Other

The DRI executive search team is comprised of Senior Recruiters and Research Associates who have a thorough understanding of the Plastics industry, current job market, and what it takes to fill an open position. On a daily basis, we are in contact with executive management and hiring authorities looking to recruit and hire top industry professionals including:

  • C-Level
  • VP Level
  • Directors
  • Managers
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Engineers
  • Technical
  • Operations

View the DRI Flexible Packaging Practice Area Page

View the DRI Labels Practice Area Page

Get in Touch with Our Team

To Fill a Position or Discuss a Recruiting Assignment, contact David Peterson, Managing Partner & Director of Plastics & Flexible Packaging: 440-996-0590 or dpeterson@directrecruiters.com and connect with David on LinkedIn.

David Peterson has been asked to be a guest speaker at the Plastics News 2017 Executive Forum, March 27-29, Naples, Florida.  His topic of How to Attract & Retain a New Generation of Workers, is scheduled for Tuesday, March 28 at 2:05p.  Click to register.

David Peterson

Managing Partner and Director of Plastics & Flexible Packaging

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