Injection Molding

1st Shift, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift
Milwaukee, WI, Sussex, WI
Posted 3 years ago

Location: Sussex, WI

Employment type: Full-Time/Temp to Hire

Safely operates injection molding press machines to meet specified production and quality standards.
Includes the assembly, inspection and packaging of parts as well as performing secondary operations as
Job Responsibilities:

  • Operates automatic and semi-automatic molding machines. Observes operation of machines
    and promptly notifies Supervisor, Team Leader or technician whenever problems occur to
    ensure that output is per standard.
  • Takes part from press and trims excess material as needed to meet the customer’s agreed-upon
    quality standards.
  • Examines molded product for any quality defects based on product standards and written
    instructions to assure that defective parts are not packed. Notify technicians and Team Leader
    of problems in a timely manner.
  • Performs secondary operations as required to produce parts to customer’s agreed-upon
    standards. This includes, but is not limited to, hot stamping, drill presses, gluing, cutting and
  • Puts excess material and unsatisfactory parts in regrind container to be collected and recycled
    by the Grinder.
  • Meets specified production rate as stated on work order for cost-effectiveness and to meet
    customer deadlines.
  • Packs only acceptable finished product to specifications on work order. Make, seal and label
    boxes or stack on skids as instructed to accommodate shipping needs.
  • Completes the operator ticket accurately to document work completed during the shift to
    assure accurate production and inventory records.
  • Responsible for putting the first shot of the shift at the end of the press on the center shelf of
    the product standard shelves for the Team Leader. This must be done as soon as the Operator
    gets to the press at the beginning of the shift– the same time that the production ticket is being
    filled in for the start count.
  • Maintains a safe working environment to minimize the possibility of an injury. Reports any
    unsafe conditions to supervisor.
  • Maintains area in a clean and orderly manner to create a pleasant and productive work
  • Assists with the training of temporaries and new employees as necessary.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Uses good interpersonal communication techniques to work with co-workers. Is courteous and
    helpful when interacting with fellow employees. Helps to create a pleasant work environment.
  • Learns, practices and supports all Lean Manufacturing tools to assist the Company in the
    continuous improvement process. Lean Manufacturing tools include 5S, Six Sigma, Single Minute
    Exchange of Dies (SMED), Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), and Value Stream Mapping

Job Requirements:

  • Must have the equivalent of a high school diploma preferred.
  • Must be able to perform basic math skills.
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs. to shoulder height preferred
  • Good attendance and punctuality at previous jobs

Days/Hours/Pay rate: Monday-Friday
1st shift 7:30am to 3:30pm $13.50 + $0.50 cents for attendance bonus.
2nd shift 3:30pm to 11:30pm 10.75 + $0.50 cents for attendance bonus.
3rd shift 11:30pm-7:30am- $ 11.50+ $1.50 cents for attendance bonus.
*Occasional Overtime offered but not required.

Job Features

Job CategoryManufacturing

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