Injection Molding Operator Technician I - 12 hour shifts

Teel Plastics Inc, 1060 Teel Ct, Baraboo, Wisconsin, United States of America Req #58
Monday, October 26, 2020
Teel has been a premier, ISO-certified manufacturer of custom extruded and injection molded plastics products. We specialize in complex projects and produce high-quality, custom parts. Teel focuses on the medical, cosmetic, industrial piping, film core, and water treatment markets. Since 1951, Teel has been a proud member of the Baraboo community.
Teel is adding four new Injection Mold Operator Technician I roles for 12 hour shifts:
Day Shifts: 7am-7pm
Night Shifts: 7pm-7am  

As a Injection Mold Operator Technician I, you will be responsible for
  • Cleaning and maintaining injection molds.
    • Maintain mold spare components and perform mold component changeovers as production schedule requires.
    • Keep company provided tools complete, clean and organized.
  • Setting up and tearing down injection molding machines.
    • Setup and remove molds from molding machines as required for production orders.
    • Setup automation cells as required for production orders.
    • Follow the direction set by the setup sheet.
    • Follow proper lock-out tag-out procedures as required.
    • Operate a bridge crane and forklift as needed for mold setup/tear down.
  • Start-up, operate and shutdown injection molding machines.
    • Verify automation programs of linear robots and troubleshoot as needed.
    • Execute proper molding barrel and hot runner purging/cleaning procedures.
    • Execute color and material changes as the production schedule requires.
    • Troubleshoot quality and processing problems as needed.
  • Injection Molding Department Support
    • Assist with training and developing the operators on basic molding methods and techniques to resolve quality and processing methods.
    • Assist the engineering department with new programs establishing processing requirements and assisting with tooling designs/improvements.
    • Take an active role in 5S and other Lean and Continuous Improvement Projects.
    • Recommend mold and process changes that will improve the manufacturing capabilities of Teel.
    • Support all company safety programs, quality programs and initiatives.

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Strong math and mechanical skills required.
  • Ability to problem solve and troubleshoot on multiple machines.
  • Ability to learn on a wide variety of materials and equipment.
  • Experience as a machine operator.
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience as an injection molding process technician, set-up technician, or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in a manufacturing environment.
Teel offers in addition to competitive wages: medical, dental, vision for you and your dependents, AD & D life insurance, 401(k) company match, tuition reimbursement and paid vacation and holidays.  

Employment is contingent upon a successful negative drug screen.  

EEO/AA/Disabled/Protected Veteran Employer. Teel Plastics offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin or disability. 

Other details

  • Job Family Teel Court
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Teel Plastics Inc, 1060 Teel Ct, Baraboo, Wisconsin, United States of America