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Machine Operator / Process Technician Silicones - 2869

Absolute Opportunities
Royalton, Vermont, United States
November 11, 2018


Machine Operator / Process Technician – Silicones - 2869

Role: Technician / Maintenance

Relocation Available: Yes, but in the area or close by

Industry: Manufacturing

Location: Vermont

Town / City: Royalton

Job Type: Permanent full-time

Job description:

Company is recognized as a world leader and innovator in precision injection molding, tooling and contract manufacturing serving market leading companies across the globe.

The Operator/Process Technician will have the ability to run production parts, perform quality checks, complete metrology, set-up, start-up, change and maintain 35 to 200 ton molding machines, molds, material and their processes; maintain and monitor the quality of parts being prepared for shipment; determine processing parameters of various tools; have the ability to identify problems, address them accordingly and have the ability to work with minimal direction.


* Perform mold set-up, start-up, troubleshooting, repair and approval of production runs using accepted quality standards.

* Run production as needed

* Preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and root cause analysis to ensure the production of a quality product.

* Monitor molding parameters using approved techniques such as SPC/SQC, to ensure conformance to quality guidelines and standard cycles.

* Perform record keeping. This includes, but may not be limited to, cavitation levels, downtime reasons, machine logs, process changes, tool issues, etc.

* Preform quality inspections and enter data

* Ability to interact with members of the quality department to resolve quality issues.

* Ability to interact with molding supervisor, manufacturing quality technicians and peers to accomplish primary objectives.

* Ability to work, at times, with machine maintenance and testing personnel to resolve problems or improve processes.

* Comprehend and work with material handling systems.

* Performs other related duties as assigned.


* Good performance record, work ethic, demonstrated initiative.

* Mechanical aptitude and dexterity.

* Attention to detail; excellent organizational and record keeping skills.

* Analytical thinking skills; math skills.

* Team player; excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

* Good safety record.

* Ability to lift up to 60 pounds.

* Flexibility and willingness to work overtime and weekends.

Bottom Line Requirements:

1. 3+ years of experience performing mold set-up, start-up, troubleshooting, repair and approval of production runs using accepted quality standards.

2. Local or close enough for a short easy move.