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Process Technician OH 41 - 52k (J#27613)
Education: High School
Experience: 1 - 3 years



Our Cleveland Manufacturing Facility is growing and looking for skilled and talented people to work as 2nd and 3rd shift Injection Mold Processor Technicians within our safe, team friendly and clean environment. This position is responsible for the safe, accurate, and timely set-up, processing improvements, and troubleshooting of plastic injection molds, tooling and equipment (including auxiliary equipment) operation while ensuring that safety, quality and productivity goals are achieved on a daily basis. Responsibilities include:

- Set-up molds, related tooling and equipment according to daily production schedules
- Verify equipment is running at required cycle time within specs and quality level prior to releasing for production.
- Ensuring tools and material are returned to proper locations before leaving workstation.
- Issue and close work orders for maintenance and process activities.
- Inspect and repair process equipment for potential problems and advise tool room of issues.
- Perform routine preventative maintenance on equipment, keeping all in working order.
- Work with suppliers and contractors to purchase required parts for servicing equipment.
- Support other departments as needed.
- Perform first piece inspection and provide Quality Technician the part for approval after mold changeover.
- Troubleshoot equipment processing problems related to product quality.
- Complete all required production and quality assurance documentation.
- Evaluate, recommend and execute continuous improvement suggestions to improve the operating efficiency as appropriate.
- Follow all safety procedures in completion of job duties.
- Verify all safety-related devices, machine guarding, signage, etc. are in place and functioning prior to releasing equipment for production.
- Wear required PPE. Participate in 6S events. Sustain 6S standards through good housekeeping and execution of standard work including knowledge of lock out, tag out procedures.
- Maximize the flow of communication for effective performance within the department and between shifts.
- Utilize LEAN Thinking in formal and informal settings including participating in LEAN Events (Value Stream Mapping, Kaizen, Projects, Just-Do-It), submitting Suggestions, attending LEAN Training, and improving work cell/areas of responsibility daily.
- Use visual tools and display boards and update them as appropriate.
- Document all changes resulting from LEAN activities according to ISO guidelines.
- Accept and embrace change necessary for continuous improvement.
- Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with co-workers by willingness to take on additional responsibility and/or support. Substitute and back-up production line positions if and when necessary.
- During 30 minute overlap clean-up workstation, supply next shift with materials needed, communicate issues & concerns for oncoming shift.
- Other duties as assigned

1 to 3 years of prior related work experience with plastic injection molding processing and equipment knowledge, set-up and maintenance. Experience in tool and die shop a plus.
Working knowledge/ability to setup injection molding equipment to achieve desired specification.
Equipment and mechanical aptitude to perform processing, mold and equipment troubleshooting.
Tow motor, scissor lift and crane certification will be necessary within 60 days.
Basic computer skills needed with solid understanding of equipment and mechanical aptitude
Good organizational skills with strong attention to detail required.
Ability to work in fast-paced environment and meet operational deadlines.
Flexibility/dependability to meet demands of 24 hour ops. Weekend and/or evenings probable.
Knowledge of lockout/tagout, machine guarding & applicable OSHA/Oatey safety standards
High School Diploma or equivalent

Please apply on-line at or fax your resume to: 877-304-3026

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