Injection Process Technician in Carol Stream, IL at DAVIES MOLDING, LLC

Date Posted: 6/22/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    2 to 5 years
  • Date Posted:
    6/22/2022

Job Description

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Support Improvements of Molding operations for Injection or Compression areas on a technical basis
  • Own the performance of all processes within the department.
  • Project management of tooling, machinery, and equipment needs
  • Provide Technical Training to appropriate personnel.
  • Assist with the technical aspects of Finishing operations associated with the department’s molded parts.
  • Develop or improve manufacturing work instructions, including Job Safety Analysis
  • Support the company’s efforts to Drive a Zero Incidents Safety Culture

Health and Safety Responsibilities:

Able to work in ambient room temperatures, along with plant environment heat and humidity in the summer with some dirt, noise, dust, plastic, and oil. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Maintain compliance with all Safety Rules and Regulations. Identify and report any safety risks, accidents, incidents (near-miss), injuries, and property damage at the workplace. Correct use of appropriate personal protective equipment. May need to sit, stand, walk, bend, reach, pull, and push for prolonged periods during the course of a normal workday. May at times require extended hours to complete projects.

Specific Training, Knowledge, and Skills Required: 

  • Minimum of 2-5 years of Plastics or Polymer Science experience.
  • Hands-on processing experience.
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office & AS400- MAPICS software preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Leadership skills, coaching, mentoring, or training skills are preferred.
  • Understanding of tooling designs
  • Knowledge of plastic processing and plastic materials
  • Bilingual skills in Spanish and English a plus

Schedule

  • Monday to Friday
  • 1st Shift/2nd Shift – Full Time
  • Overtime availability preferred

Job Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401 (k)
  • Short & Long Term Disability Benefits
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Holidays