Production Technician (Machine Operator) - Blow Molding
Fife, WA Blow Molding
Job Type
Full-time
Description

  

The Blow Mold Production Technician monitors automated production equipment, maintains supply of production materials, inspects parts, operates forklift, and various other tasks, all with a major emphasis on quality and safety. 


Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Operates production machinery in accordance with specifications
  • Inspects equipment prior to use to ensure proper setup and alignment; performs basic and routine adjustments and maintenance
  • Understands the processing aspects of equipment, performs quality checks, and reports any defects to shift Leadership and QA
  • Performs bottle testing procedures and enters data into SPC collection center
  • Makes processing adjustments to the machine as needed  
  • Maintains logs and records of units produced including a record of errors resulting in rejected or discarded pieces
  • Maintains a clean, safe, and orderly work area
  • Performs other related duties as assigned  
Requirements

  

Required Skills/Abilities: 

  • Ability to follow directions and work well in a team
  • Thorough understanding of or the ability to quickly learn production equipment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Understanding of and the ability to abide by applicable OSHA and environmental regulations
  • Interested in Continuous Improvement and able to thrive in a self-directed environment

Education and Experience:

  • HS Diploma/GED Required. Three years of relevant experience (one employer) may be substituted
  • At least one year of related experience preferred

Physical Requirements: 

  • Prolonged periods working on feet
  • Visual acuity to read instructions, operate machines, and inspect parts produced