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Process Technician 2 for 2nd shift

Imperial Plastics, Inc.
Mora, Minnesota, 55051, United States
February 15, 2018

Job Description

Imperial Plastics Inc. is a custom injection molding company based out of Lakeville, MN, with three large facilities throughout Minnesota. We offer competitive wages and benefits including medical, dental, STD, LTD and 401k. Our Mora, MN location is seeking a Process Technician 2 for our 2nd shift team to be responsible for maintaining the control of processes in injection molding operations, working cross functionally.

Our Process Technicians are responsible for start ups of our multi-shot/two-shot and traditional injection machines. The individual we are seeking must be self motivated and a great team player with the willingness and ability to learn. Our Process Technicians must have a great attention to detail and have good communication.

Key responsibilities of this position are:

Set injection molds in presses

Set-up and control auxiliary equipment

Start up production jobs

Perform basic injection molding troubleshooting techniques, including monitoring temperature, material, water lines, etc. to ensure product meets customer specifications

Perform routine mold maintenance and safety checks on equipment

Ensure good housekeeping and maintain 5-S

Other duties as assigned

Required Skills

Skills Required:

Good interpersonal skills (written and verbal)

Ability to follow directions and procedures

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, memos and setup sheets

Ability to write simple correspondence

Ability to work as a team and demonstrate flexibility with a busy environment

Ability to carry out detailed written and verbal instructions

Ability to troubleshoot machine processes

Ability to enter molding parameters in the press

Ability to read specifications to determine machine set-up

Required Experience

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

High School diploma or equivalent

2+ years of experience working with multi-shot or two-shot automation required

2+ years of experience processing in a high volume repetitive manufacturing environment

2 year technical degree in skills trades or equivalent experience

Good mechanical skills with tool comprehension

Knowledge of PLC’s or CNC’s and robot automation systems a plus

Good work history

Good verbal and written communication skills

Strong critical thinking and troubleshooting skills

Willingness to adapt to a fast changing environment

Computer proficiency a plus

Ability to lift 35 – 70 lbs periodically.

Job Location

Mora, Minnesota, United States

Position Type