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Non-wovens Technician

Glatfelter’s vision is to become the global supplier of choice in engineered materials.  Our innovative solutions can be found throughout the world and across diverse applications, including beverage filtration, personal hygiene products, home improvement, and industrial technologies.  Our culture is rooted in our Core Values, with business practices that protect and enhance environmental, social and economic resources so future generations can enjoy a life better than our own.  Start your journey with Glatfelter, and create a career with a company that has succeeded for over 150 years!


Glatfelter’s Innovation department is seeking a full-time Non-wovens Technician for our Research & Development facility in Memphis, Tennessee.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Participate in the development of new products and product / process improvements
  • Run pilot plant equipment, including setting up raw materials and operating the machine panel
  • General upkeep of pilot plant facility
  • Sample preparation, documentation, and physical testing
  • Communicate results and work as part of R&D team
  • Ensure safety during all aspects of trials


Required: HS diploma or GED

Desired: Associates or Bachelors degree in Mechanical/Chemical Engineering, Material Science or Textiles


Required: Experience with operation of equipment


  • 3 years experience in industry
  • Knowledge of the airlaid / nonwovens manufacturing process
  • Experience in an R&D environment



  • Good communication skills
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.)
  • English language (spoken, written, reading)


  • Mechanical aptitude, including operation & troubleshooting of equipment
  • Good teamwork skills
  • Creativity / brainstorming


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability Insurance
  • 401(k), with employer contribution
  • Paid time off

If you are interested in this role, please apply on Glatfelter’s website to be considered.  Please do not reach out to executives or individuals directly.  Thank you.

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Non-wovens Technician (Full Time)

  • Memphis, TN
  • Research & Development

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