Process Technician / Supervisor


Located in Howell, MI

Salary: $22 - $25 hour

Express Employment Professionals in Howell/Brighton is assisting a local manufacturing company that produces plastic injection molded parts and assemblies for a broad range of industries such as automotive, industrial, lawn and garden and sports and recreation is in need of a Direct Hire 2nd shift Process Technician/Supervisor.

Work Schedule: 2nd shift 2:50pm-11:10pm Monday - Friday with some overtime

Benefits: Offered after 60 days: Vision, Dental, Medical, 401K, PTO and Life Insurance


  • Start-up and maintain molding machines for production by entering data per approved setup sheets.
  • Responsible for part quality coming off of press.
  • Critical Success Factor on process setups must be followed.
  • Submit first piece article to the Quality Department for approval (QA-0100 Press Floor Audit Checklist)
  • Monitor setup operation for new jobs for presses (mold setting – material change – first piece process, auxiliary equipment, all functions are operating correctly and a Green PM tag is attached to mold).
  • Follow defined work instructions
  • Ensure that process changes are documented on the Setup Change Log when outside of established parameters.
  • Develop new process setups for mold/press.
  • Develop water and clamping diagrams when needed.
  • Monitor accuracy of process setups throughout shift.
  • Stop production and/or delivery if necessary to correct quality problems.
  • Ensure that all machines are running at approved cycle.
  • Troubleshoot and answer machine alarms to improve production and reduce downtime.
  • Ensure secondary equipment is hooked-up and working.
  • Make adjustments to equipment as needed (robots, press control panel, etc.)
  • Assist the Mold Setter with setting molds as needed.
  • Assist with the on-going training of Mold Setters.
  • Train mold setters to process as requested.
  • Check the auxiliary equipment to ensure it is operating correctly, everything is functioning, and a Green PM tag is attached.
  • Have flexibility to complete projects assigned.
  • Use correct PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) – Safety glasses; Safety Sleeves; Heat resistant gloves, etc.
  • Monitor daily schedule for mold and material changes.
  • Direct material changes.
  • Use appropriate safety equipment.
  • These responsibilities are flexible and may change as needed.
  • Attend team meetings as required.
  • Maintain zone area and assist other zones when requested.
  • Maintain the Quality Management System as it pertains to area of responsibility.

To Apply: Please send your resume to  or call Terra at (517)546-5627

Express Office: Howell (Brighton)
2160 Grand River Annex
Suite 200
Brighton, MI 48114
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