Plastic Injection: Process Technician - Swing shift


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Located in Newberg, OR

Salary: $25-28/hour

Plastic Injection: Process Technician - Swing shift


Direct hire position!!!

Mon-Fri 3pm-11:30pm



Locally owned, high quality Plastic Injection company looking for an experienced tech to perform the duties of a molding technician and assist others as needed. Employee will assist in training, setup new jobs, and complete documentation of first run.



  • Evaluate, implement and monitor processes and operating systems for the manufacturing of plastic products.
  • Perform equipment calibration and maintenance monitoring.
  • Start up injection molding machines and all necessary accompanying tools.
  • Troubleshoot any mechanical issues that arise.
  • Maintain and upkeep tools according to safety regulations, as well as the proper working order for machine operator
  • Perform routine mold changes, initiate cycle start-ups and be capable of processing and understanding a wide range of materials.
  • Performing routine teardown and cleaning of barrels and screws. Perform routing preventive maintenance on tools/molds.
  • Perform the duties of a material handler and/or machine operator on occasion, as needed.
  • Conform to all safety standards of the company.
  • Other duties may be assigned.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each essential duty. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



  • High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred, associates degree in related field preferred, 3+ years as a setup/process technician, or combination of education and experience.



  • Possess a good understanding of various types of molding machines and how they operate.
  • Possess basic understanding of tool construction and operation.
  • Be detail-oriented and capable of working in a neat and clean manner.
  • Ability to maintain good communication and interpersonal skills.



  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.



  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
  • Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent.

Express Office: McMinnville
733 Northeast Baker Street
McMinnville, OR 97128
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