Process Technician

Hickory, North Carolina, United States, 28601

Posted on 11/18/2019

Position Details




Manufacturing & Dist / Plastics


Manufacturing / Production

Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)

Reference ID:


Process Technician


   My client, located in the Hickory, North Carolina area, is looking for a Process Technician join its team.  Excellent benefits package included. 2nd Shift Opportunity (2-11).




  • Requires 2+ years of work experience and knowledge of plastic and plastic processing.
  • Requires extensive knowledge of how an injection molding machine works.
  • Understand and have some knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics and electronics.
  • High School diploma at a minimum
  • Has the ability to take direction and criticism in a constructive manner.
  • Positive, can-do attitude



  • Setup, adjust and troubleshoot all injection molding machines and auxiliary equipment.
  • Perform mold changes including mechanical, water, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical connections.
  • Set processing parameters for each mold/machine and update as necessary.
  • Document process parameters by filling out and updating the SAR form as needed.
  • Set up part containment for all molds as needed.
  • Update all mold maps whenever changing cavitation including providing information as to the reasons for blocking cavities.
  • Maintain clean and safe work cells at all times
  • Communicate any changes in machine status to the operators, engineers, inspectors, and supervisors as necessary.
  • Work with the Process Engineer to establish and maintain process control limits.
  • Perform daily housekeeping to provide a clean and safe work environment.
  • Working Knowledge of SQF and GMP procedures.
  • Communicate respectfully and effectively to all members of the team.
  • Respond to all radio inquiries in a timely manner.
  • Be flexible to company needs regarding productivity on a daily basis.
  • Periodically cover time off for other technicians as required.
  • Participate in continuous improvement projects as directed.
  • Perform kaizen events regularly in support of company improvement goals and objectives.
  • Ability to work unsupervised at times
  • Ability to run some machines to cover breaks for operators when necessary



If you are looking for a stable company that will offer you career advancement and meet the above requirements, please send your resume in Word format to Interviews are being scheduled NOW.