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Extrusion Technician/ Direct Hire!

White Bear Lake, MN 551103750

Job ID: 71204 Industry: Skilled Industrial Pay Rate: $16.15 - $16.15

Award Staffing is teaming up with custom injection molder and we re looking for Extrusion Technicians to start at their White Bear Lake facility right away. These are direct hire positions, so please carefully review the job description below and contact me if you re interested. I would love to discuss it further with you.

Position Title: Extrusion Technician I

Position Type: Direct Hire

1st Shift; Monday-Friday; 7: 00am 3: 00pm

OT Required: TBD

Pay rate: $16.15-$19.40

Position Description:

Provides technical support to the Extrusion Line by troubleshooting process, performing changeover set-ups and adjusting process conditions to maintain product quality. Coordinates all production logistics on the line during the shift. Directs activities of extrusion operators.

1. Execute Extrusion Line set-ups, troubleshoot process issues, and maintain equipment.
2. Trains extrusion operators to PM and operate extrusion equipment. Responsible for shift production and interfacing with plant shift supervisor on labor, regrind and maintenance needs.
3. Works with the Purchasing Department to order consumables. Monitors inventory levels of packaging materials.
4. Monitors quality control to ensure adherence to standards, trains extrusion operators to assist with quality testing.
5. Ensures production and quality test data is documented and saved on line side computer.
6. Must have expertise in set-up, start-ups, and shut-down procedures.
7. Performs adjustments, setups, and changeover on material handling systems.
8. Monitors and maintains dust collection systems with support from the extrusion operator.
9. Monitors extruder barrel vents for material build-up and screen changers for high head pressure.
10. Cleans out blender mixes and edge trim grinder as required. Responsible for setting up blenders
11. Responsible for understanding die adjustments, roll gap settings, temperature profiles and speed settings.
12. Performs other related duties and responsibilities as required or as called upon including coordinating break schedules of Extrusion Operators.
13. Promotes and enforces safety regulations for the facility. Adheres to all safety and good housekeeping regulations.
14. Communicate tasks and project status to the next shift.
15. Must maintain regular and consistent attendance.

Requirements for the position/Education/Skills:

High School diploma or equivalent.
Minimum 3 years experience and working knowledge of all aspects of the extrusion process acquired through on the job experience and training.

Ability to read and interpret job language, dial gauges, calipers, and tape measures.
Intermediate arithmetic skills. Must be able to calculate production rates, estimate regrind inventories and calculate material use rates.

Forklift certification

Ability to record and access data in a personal computer. Have the ability to communicate clearly and accurately with other departments.
Good problem solving skills. Ability to work with other employees to resolve problems regarding product / process quality issues.
Position requires willingness to work a flexible work schedule during times when the line is not scheduled to run.
Ability to resolve conflict, prioritize activities and indirectly supervise others.
Solid Mechanical aptitude and ability to disassemble, clean and re-assemble extrusion hardware as required.

Dress Code: Jeans and work appropriate t-shirt

Lifting Req: Up to 50 lbs.

Company Description/Working Conditions: The work environment includes exposure to: high decibels, temperature, and molten plastic.

Award Staffing, Inc. Is a Drug Free Workplace/ EEO employer M/F/Veteran/Disability. Interested candidates, please contact: Award Staffing- Call: 952-767-0069 Email: skilledjobs@awardstaffing.Com

Company Information:

Email: info@awardstaffing.Com | Phone: 952-924-9000 | Website:  www.Awardstaffing.Com

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