Compression Molding Machine Operator Job Description Sample
Machine Operator Blow Molding
By following our instincts and our passion for the outdoor lifestyle, Hemisphere Design Works has merged with another great company and lands us one of North America’s largest lines of all-season recreational products. We specialize in making water vessels that run on HUMAN POWER!
Each product is made to deliver performance, value, and ease of use that allows our customers to take control on the water and live out their outdoor adventures.
Will you be the HUMAN POWER that FUELS the production of high-quality water vessels that exceed our customers’ expectations?
DIRECT HIRE STARTING POSITION PAY:
- C Operator ($16+) 1-3 years machine operator experience
- B Operator ($18+) 3-5 years machine operator experience
- A Operator ($20+) 5 + years machine operator experience
1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts available. Shift premium provided to off shifts.
Blow Molding machine operators will work under the direction of the production senior lead/supervisor to ensure that the company produces the highest quality products safely and efficiently. The blow molding machine operator will be responsible for operating, setting up, troubleshooting, and maintaining machines throughout the shift.
- Set up and operate blow molding machine to mold plastic products according to specifications: Turn valves to start flow of water and release air pressure to machine.
- Moves machine controls to set timing unit and temperature of heating unit and start automatic feed mechanism.
- Adjust machine mandrel and align mandrel with mold chamber, using wrenches.
- Start molding machine that automatically feeds material from mixing unit to mandrel and to mold chamber.
- Closes chamber to mold product under heat and pressure.
- Regrind excess material and unsatisfactory product for reuse, using grinding machine.
- May weigh completed work-piece to determine accuracy of machine operation.
- All candidates who have received a written offer of employment will be required to undergo a pre employment drug screening and a pre employment background check which will determine eligibility for employment
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Monitor/Assess performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.
- Strong communication skills
- Critical Thinking- Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
- Reading Comprehension- Understand written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
- Manage one's own time and the time of others.
- Repair machines or systems using the needed tools.
- Understand the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
- Opportunity for growth! Our supportive teams are dedicated to professional development and offer many opportunities to expand your knowledge, allowing you to advance during your career with us!
- Medical -with access to MedNow 24/7 Virtual Care- Dental, and Vision Plans
- 401 K with employer match
- Positive-Friendly Culture with a casual dress code
Machine Operator - Inj. Molding
The Machine Operator - Injection Molding performs basic operation of equipment/machinery; inspects product and documents results per work order/drawing requirements. Runs production safely and consistently measuring all critical areas per sample lot size. Utilizes hand tools to deburr, de-gate, or polish and package all production in accordance with the router steps and stamps off operations before moving to the next operation. Maintains 5s work space before, during, and after each scheduled shift. Role may include other supporting tasks as directed by the Production Supervisor or Lead.
Reads blueprint drawings, work orders and other written materials to understand customer specifications and requirements for producing their parts to ensure conformance to quality requirements by using measurement gauges such as micrometers, calipers, and optical comparator. Prepares any required documentation.
Inspects parts Operates production equipment such as CNC lathes and mills to produce or process parts that meet customer specifications and deadlines, without rejection, in a fast paced work environment.
Meets ongoing production quotas while working within very close tolerances in a machine-shop production environment.
Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; informing supervisors and team leads when machinery needs repairs; and adhering to all safety procedures and regulations.
Maintains assigned work space before, during, and after each scheduled shift in accordance with 5S principles and housekeeping requirements.
Contributes to team effort by performing other supporting tasks as directed by the Shift Supervisor or Lead.
HS diploma or GED certificate
Ability to read, understand and follow written materials including blueprint drawings, job orders, etc.
Ability to communicate clearly with other team members and leads.
Good interpersonal, teamwork and communication skills.
Strong work ethic, attention to detail, good attendance and flexibility to work overtime as needed.
Familiarity with basic manufacturing machinery and equipment and 1 year prior manufacturing work experience, preferred.
Ability to properly use inspection equipment such as calipers, thread guages and comparators.
One year prior experience using inspection equipment and following quality procedures preferred.
Basic computer and math skills.
Manual dexterity required to operate machinery and program equipment.
Good vision to read written materials and measuring instruments.
Ability to lift up to 30 pounds.
Who are we ?
Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is one of seven businesses within the Innovative Materials Sector, which is spear-heading the advancement of innovation within the Group. Performance Plastics is a recognized leader in the advanced polymer technology market with access to state-of-the-art manufacturing and research & development facilities around the world.
Through close partnerships with our business leaders, our team works to support the achievement of business goals while emphasizing the PPL values of accountability, trust, initiative, respect and helping.
Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.
Molding Machine Opr I
Rexnord® is a $2 billion multi-platform diversified globalindustrial company with exceptional and trusted brands that serve a diversearray of global end markets. Founded in 1891, Rexnord is headquartered inMilwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A. and employs approximately 8,000 associatesworldwide. For more information about the company visit www.rexnordcorp.com.
Our Process & Motion Control platform designs, manufactures,markets and services highly engineered mechanical components that helpcustomers increase productivity and prevent downtime. Rexnord aerospaceproducts can be found throughout aircraft from the engine to the landing gear.Our Water Management platform offers water solutions that help protect humanhealth and the environment.
The company is operated in a disciplined way with the RexnordBusiness System (RBS), a process-based framework for world-class operatingperformance and continuous improvement. RBS enables speed, scalability andconsistency to drive superior customer satisfaction and financial results. Bydeploying our RBS methodology, Rexnord continues to solidify and growlong-standing, globally competitive businesses, while systematicallyintegrating acquisitions and finding new ways to grow.
Doing the right thing has been part of our core values for morethan a century. So have volunteerism and philanthropy, and our RexnordFoundation formalized this commitment more than 60 years ago. We make ourcommunities better with individual and organizational volunteering, matchinggifts, grants, scholarships and corporate donations.
Within Rexnord Power Transmission, we design, manufacture, marketand service specified, highly engineered mechanical components worldwide usedwithin complex systems where our customers' reliability requirements and thecost of failure or downtime are extremely high. We keep industry moving withproducts and services that enhance the reliability of equipment supporting keyindustries, including food, beverage & liquid, automotive, energy, andmining. Our new digital productivity platform, DiRXN (pronounced "Direction"),based on the integration of innovative Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) ande-commerce technologies with a leading portfolio of tools, products andservices, connects our customers to data and information that allows them tooptimize productivity across all stages of their lifecycles.
Setup, operate, and tend molds to create elements for a wide variety of shoes.Coordinate with other departments to ensure machines work properly and accuraterun of molds. Keep track of daily output requirements.
Repairand wax molds for surface imperfections.
Move and position mold sections using lift tables.
Brush wax onto mold sections to facilitate removal of elements frommolds.
Lift upper mold sections from lower sections and remove elements.
Visually inspect elements to ensure quality.
Hang elements on appropriate racks for baking process.
Distribute elements to appropriate bins in saw department.
Accurately cast molds.
Monitor temperature of molds.
Monitor pressure gauges of casting machines.
Other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma orequivalent.
Minimum two years ofcontinuous molding experience.
Ability to read precisionmeasuring instruments and learn computer spreadsheets.
Ability to read and interpretproduction schedules and issue computer generated reports.
Must be detail oriented andpossess good communication skills as well as time management skills.
Lift up to 50 lbs.
Matching 401(k) contribution
Discretionary Personal RetirementAccount
Short-Term Disability Insurance
Long-Term Disability Insurance
Accidental Death and DismembermentInsurance
Health Savings Account
Dependent Care FlexibleSpending Account
Matching Gift Program
EqualOpportunity Employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Insert Molding Operator - South Jordan, UT
SUMMARY OF DUTIES
This position is responsible for a variety of insert molding assembly and processing tasks.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS PERFORMED
Operates and sets-up insert molding machines.
Identifies molding defects, makes process adjustments and ensures product meets quality standards.
Operates equipment at or above reasonable expectancy levels.
Inspects parts visually and using measuring tools; documents results and ensures compliance to drawings and specifications; performs testing of products, as required.
Ensures that work areas, machines and equipment are safe, clean and orderly.
Assists in the training of new Insert Molding Operators, as requested.
Performs other related assembly and processing tasks, as required.
ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL/ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS
Lifting -- Not to exceed 50 lbs. -- local practice may apply
Field of vision/peripheral
Fine motor skills
SUMMARY OF MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Education and experience equivalent to a high school diploma and six months of related experience.
Ability to read and understand written instructions.
Ability to follow oral instructions.
Good manual dexterity and the ability to perform manual tasks requiring some fine motor skills.
Demonstrated effective communication skills.
Capable of rotating through the insert molding process.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Transfer & Injection Molding Press Operator
Located in Johnson Creek WI since 1964 our facility has been manufacturing dairy inflations as part of the Avon Rubber Inc. family. Also known under Milkrite, our products include over 150 different types of dairy liners to fit most brands and types of shells, as well as tubing, claws, filters and a variety of other products for the dairy parlor.
They also have their award winning Cluster Exchange Service, which makes the liner change process simple, cost effective and hassle-free. With a long history of manufacturing liners and tubing for the dairy industry, Milkrite has become the leading innovator and designer for products and services right at the heart of milking.
Are you looking for work that lets you be active while still allowing you spend time doing the things you love? Be part of an international company.
Positions available on 2nd & 3rd shift. Standard work hours are 4 pm
12 am or 12 am
8 am, Monday
Friday. When available, overtime is flexible with your schedule! We train our employees to be operators not bodies!
Press Operators -$15.11-$16.77
Injection and transfer presses use heat and air tools to remove molded rubber from CNC molds. Fast pace, eye for detail and desire to be physically active in their work. Workers that have past automotive experience or power tool experience are encouraged to apply.
The employee frequently is required to stand and use hand to finger, handle or feel object, tools or controls. The employee must regularly lift and/or move, push or pull up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift/and or move up to 20-35 pounds. The employee regularly is working at changing elevation of three steps.
First job or looking for a change from retail or restaurants? We'd be glad to train you!
- Comprehensive benefits, medical plan available with no cost to you, 11 paid holidays, training and development, competitive wages, work-life balance, and most weekends off!
Find out more about our milking products at http://www.milkrite.com/us
We are proud to be a smoke-free facility and equal opportunity employer.
Technical Machine Operator
Royal is a diverse manufacturer of injection molding, urethane foam and assemblies. We serve the automotive, furniture, and consumer products industries. Royal is growing and we are looking for talented individuals who want to make a difference!
We offer great benefits including:
- No Sunday work
- Quarterly bonuses based on profitability
- Ownership in the company through our ESOP plan (Employee Stock Ownership Plan)
- Outstanding health and dental insurance
Responsibilities will include:
- Working in a fast pace manufacturing environment
- Ability to read, understand, and follow operator instructions
- Basic troubleshooting responsibilities
- Through training…
- Performing setup work on injection molding machines. This includes cleaning of molding machines and associated equipment, fine-tuning and adjustment of machines according to part being produced and color changes.
- Setting up auxiliary equipment during changeovers. This includes air tools, date stamps, conveyors, etc.
- Cleaning hoppers and grinder, purging old material
People who succeed at Royal are those who share the values of our company: Integrity. Stewardship. Teamwork. Hard work. Excellence.
We're committed to being the employer of choice. Our goal is to build a culture of commitment where everyone is respected and valued. Where everyone participates. Where everyone matters. We give our employees the responsibility -- and the authority -- to make decisions. We try to provide the best possible work environment. We encourage creativity. We applaud ingenuity. We reward problem solving.
And we recognize that we are only a part of our employees' lives. Our culture embraces the family. We celebrate accomplishments -- both inside the workplace and out. We aim to replicate the family structure on the manufacturing floor by establishing work teams committed to one another -- and to our customers.
Are you ready to make a difference? Apply today! Royal offers a competitive wage and benefit package - including quarterly bonuses based on profitability, outstanding health insurance, ownership in the company through our ESOP (retirement) plan, and much more.
Machine Operator (Rotocast Operator,) 2Nd Shift
Under minimal supervision, performs a variety of repetitive duties to set up and operate a rotational molding machine to produce various sizes of plastic containers and custom products. Performs a variety of secondary operations to roto-molded products as required.
What You'll Do:
Works from both written and verbal instructions on blueprints and manufacturing work orders to produce product that meets required specifications.
Follows standard safety and manufacturing procedures as documented.
Follows established company and department policies and procedures.
Uses a variety of powered and manual hand tools, motorized hoists, gantries and other equipment used in the production process.
Performs or assists in machine operations to set up and service molds, monitors instrument controls, checks product quality, and makes adjustments as required.
Demonstrates and shares technical knowledge with others in training.
Performs secondary operations on molded product as required.
Maintains established Pelican quality standards.
Maintains work area(s) and equipment in a safe, clean, and orderly condition.
Maintains daily production and other records as required.
What You'll Need:
Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
Must be able to understand and follow all established safety procedures and guidelines.
Must be able to operate machinery and controls.
Bonus Points For:
- One year operating plastic molding machine or similar machinery operation experience
Why Join Pelican? Here's a glimpse of Pelican Perks…
Generous paid time off plans
401k plan – with a competitive match
Tuition Assistance Program
Established reputable brand offering premium products – you'll be proud to represent Pelican!
Beautiful New England location
Employee discount program on Pelican Products
Great Benefits – several options including Pet insurance for our animal lovers.
Wellness Discount Program
Lucrative employee referral program – get paid to work with your trusted network.
With over 40 years of creating the toughest, virtually indestructible, and most dependable products on the market, Pelican Products remains the global leader of high-performance protective case solutions, advanced portable lighting systems, and consumer products we use in our everyday lives to include coolers, phone and tablet cases, backpacks, drinkware, and more! Our products are depended upon by professionals in the most demanding markets including fire safety, law enforcement, life sciences, defense/military, aerospace, entertainment, industrial and consumer. Pelican's products are designed and built to last a lifetime.
Pelican Products, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
Nearest Major Market: Springfield MA
Molding Operator I - 3Rd Shift
Careers that Change Lives
A Day in the Life
Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.
Operates and maintains Medtronic molding machinery and braiding equipment.
Follows instructions from written specifications, verbal communications and process flow diagrams.
Provide preventative and corrective maintenance of equipment.
Performs in-process quality inspection and documentation as well as off-line physical testing of product and equipment sub-assemblies.
Utilizes SAP enterprise resource planning (ERP) and data management programs as needed.
Maintains spare parts and raw materials inventory.
Maintains clean working conditions.
Must Have: Minimum Requirements
- degree required
- 0 years of experience required
Nice to Have
Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.
We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let's work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients' lives. Help us shape the future.
Physical Job Requirements
The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
Injection Molding Machine Operator (2015657)
Sets up and operates an injection molding machine in order to shape plastics.
Reads and interprets blueprints and diagrams to select, position, and secure machinery.
Adjusts machine settings to complete tasks accurately, according to specifications, and in a timely fashion.
Sets up and operates injection-molding machines to cast products from thermoplastic materials: Installs dies on machine, according to work order specifications, using clamps, bolts, and handtools.
Sets machine controls, regulating molding temperature, volume of plastic, molding pressure and time, according to knowledge of plastics and molding procedures.
Dumps premixed plastic powders or pellets into hopper, and starts machine.
Pulls lever to close dies and inject plastic into dies to cast part.
Removes finished product from dies, using hand tools.
Trims excess material from part, using knife.
May mix thermoplastic materials and coloring pigments in mixing machine, according to formula.
May grind scrap plastic into powder for reuse.
Maintains a clean and safe work area.
Performs other jobs as assigned by Supervisor.
Completes all associated documentation as deemed necessary by Supervisor.
Adheres to all safety rules and guidelines.
Creates and embraces culture of equal responsibility of safety.
Participates in safety activities.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel classified under this job title.
Minimum High School diploma, or 3 years of experience. Desirable to have a Certification through the American Welding Society.
Welding equipment requires technical know how, as does reading blueprints and understanding how the final product should look.
Willing to work in fast paced environment
Willing to work Overtime when necessary
Attention to Detail: Welders need to make clean lines and cuts when welding. Paying attention to the job at hand is necessary.
Strength: welders often need to lift or hold 35lbs.
Welders should see flaws in welds or structural imperfections in the metal.
Good Vision: Keeping a steady eye on the weld as it takes form requires good vision
Mold Machine Operator B - Lpc-T/815
Job Description *
To operate molding machines to produce small and/or less complex wax pattern and gating components of the highest quality. To inspect, trim and clean wax parts as required. To train less experienced operators as assigned.
Objective: To accurately prepare tooling dies for operation.
Essential Job Functions:
A. Assembles, disassembles, prepares and positions tooling dies for operation; changes die inserts as required.
B. Adds chills and solubles per Technique Cards.
Other Marginal Job Functions:
A. Removes and cleans tooling after operation.
B. Performs minor repairs on tooling as required (TBO, LSBO only).
2.Mold Machine Operation
Objective: To operate complex molding machines accurately and efficiently using technique cards and established set-up procedures to maintain quality and dimensional integrity of the product.
Essential Job Functions:
A. Sets up, monitors and controls mold machine functions.
B. Keeps dies and/or inserts clean during molding machine operations.
C. Removes wax parts from die, inspects for defects, and trims.
D. Places on proper fixtures in order to maintain dimensional integrity of parts.
E. Ensures proper wax supplies are maintained for mold machine operation.
Other Marginal Job Functions:
A. Initiates and implements corrective action to resolve quality and tooling problems as needed.
B. Develops and assists in tech card creation.
3.Completes logs and records.
A. Documents all modifications to process.
Objective: to take responsibility for and demonstrate safe work practices.
Essential Job Functions:
A Adheres to plant and department safety rules.
B. Safely operates all equipment and tools.
C. Identifies and reports safety problems.
5.Meets all production and quality standards.
OTHER MARGINAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:
6.May train less skilled operators as assigned.
7.Performs other tasks as directed.
8.May be required to work with hazardous waste.
ESSENTIAL EQUIPMENT, VEHICLES, MACHINERY AND/OR TOOLS USED:
1.Pry bars, insert pullers, slide hammers
2.Side cutters and/or knives
4.Torches, hot pencils
7.Wrenches; allen and crescent
10. Flashlight, mirrors
12. Dental picks
13. Fork lift
1.Training is provided on the job.
2.PCC's Forklift Driving Safety Certification Training must be completed.
3.May be required to complete Hazardous Waste Management Training.
1.Skill in the wax molding operations, as demonstrated be six to twelve months of competent performance of Molder
any equivalent combination of training and work experience.
2.Ability to read, interpret and follow specifications on Technique Cards, load cards and other types of special instructions.
3.Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division).
4.Ability to work alone with limited supervision.
5.Written language skills required.
6.Physical ability to perform the essential job functions.
PCC Structurals is committed to a diverse workforce. As Equal Opportunity Employer, VEVRAA Federal Contractor, affirmative action employer we provide equal opportunity to all persons, regardless of race, religion, age, gender, disability, status as a protected veteran, national origin, color, or any other classification in accordance with federal, state, and local statutes, regulations and ordinances "Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran Status/VEVRAA Federal Contractor". Veterans are encouraged to self-identify as PCC Structurals desires to provide protected veterans priority referrals for open positions. PCC Structurals complies with all laws and regulations associated with the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA).
In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 503-652-3512 for assistance. PCC Structurals is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor committed to providing priority referrals of protected veterans for its openings.
Veterans are encouraged to self-identify as desires to provide protected veterans priority referrals for open positions. PCC Structurals complies with all laws and regulations associated with the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA). If you would like more information about Equal Employment Opportunity as an applicant under the law, please visit www.eeoc.gov
Precision Castparts Corp. is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruit, hire, train, and promote in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or other status protected by applicable law.
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