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Feb072014

Process Technician / Shift Supervisor

QFC Plastics is immediately searching for Process Technicians / Shift Supervisors. The ideal candidate will be a high-energy, outgoing individual with strong leadership skills and abilities. Experience must include extensive injection molding processing experience using a vast array of materials and operating both large and small tonnage presses.  We run 3 shifts 24 hours per day Monday – Friday.  This position reports to the Plant Manager.  

Responsibilities:

  • Supervise, direct, and assign production employees according to schedule
  • Prepare and set up tools, machines, and/or auxiliary equipment to QFC standards
  • Set up and adjust injection molding processes to ensure product quality
  • Proactively take steps to improve production efficiency and reduce scrap
  • Maintain equipment as required
  • Train production personnel in areas of production processes and safety
  • Work with engineering and quality control to continuously improve products and processes
  • Perform other duties that may be assigned 

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Requirements:

  • 3+ years experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Familiarity with injection molding machines and auxiliary equipment
  • Knowledge of a wide array of materials
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Ability to follow written work instructions and procedures
  • Excellent time management skills

Preferred:

  • 5+ years of processing experience in an injection molding plant
  • Formal training in scientific molding principles, RJG or other
  • Knowledge of and implementation experience with Lean manufacturing philosophy
  • Experience with molding for medical and automotive industries
  • Experience with robotics