Setup Technician - Plastic Manufacturing
Boise Idaho Oct 9, 2021
Do you know plastic molding in and out?

Are you team-oriented with an eye for detail?

Are you looking for a long-term culture fit where you can learn and grow?

Build your career with a growing organization while exploring what the Pacific Northwest has to offer!

Our client, a leader in the plastic molding, plastic assembly, and automation industry is looking for a Plastic Mold Technician to join their growing team in Oregon. The organization has a focus on quality for their customers, support for their people, and a low environmental footprint. This translates into a company that is ISO 9001:2015 certified, ensuring their customers get the best possible products with the lowest waste levels and greatest manufacturing efficiency.

Work with a company that truly values it's people. Relocation opportunities are available to candidates.  

As a Plastic Mold Technician, you will be responsible for:
  • Perform set-ups and adjustments to Injection Molding machines and auxiliary equipment. This includes entering molding parameters into press and adjusting for proper barrel temperature settings.
  • Set up tooling in machines, attach end of arm tooling, and remove tool when complete. 
  • Complete write ups and maintain accurate documentation.  
  • Check for proper material and dryer temperature and times. Verify dryer and all loading equipment is contamination free.
  • Perform minor machine maintenance.
The ideal Plastic Mold Technician will have:
  • A minimum of 18+ months experience as a set-up technician or equivalent experience.
  • Basic knowledge of material drying, blending, and mixing requirements.
  • Ability to read, understand, and verbally communicate work instructions and blueprints.
  • Process development and problem-solving experience.
  • Ability to effectively train and assist others.
As a Plastic Mold Technician, you will benefit from:
  • $19 - $23 - 18 months to 5 years experience
  • $23 - $31 - 5+ years of experience
  • Regular hours Monday- Friday:
    • Day shift: 7:00 am-3:30 pm
    • Swing shift: 3:00 pm-11:30 pm ($0.50/hr differential)
    • Grave shift: 11:00 pm-7:30 am ($1.75/hr)
  • Overtime on weekends.
  • Training, support, and a long-term growth and development plan.
  • Benefits including medical, dental, etc.
  • Profit-sharing 401k.
  • Relocation expenses 

If you are interested, please apply with your resume - interviews are starting right away and relocation expenses are available to individuals! 

Please note that this position is based in the Portland Metro Area and relocation is required.