Job Description

Position Summary

The Injection Molding Supervisor is responsible for directing a small team of molding associates in the areas of production, scheduling, safety, maintenance and quality. The successful candidate should have a minimum of 5 years experience of “hand’s on” injection molding and similar experience dealing in plastic polymers as well as supervisory experience. The position will require competencies that include molding, tooling, quality inspection and supervision.

Responsibilities

Troubleshoot and adjust molding parameters to maintain quality and maximum product output

Lead a small team of people in execution of daily production tasks, work scheduling, training, maintenance and in continuous improvement

Perform problem-solving to develop corrective actions for customer issues or to initiate continuous improvement

Coordinate tooling and equipment availability, repair and maintenance

Ensure cleanliness and maintain a safe work environment within molding department

Respond to problems by performing corrective technical or mechanical solutions

Maintain positive employee relations and adhere to Company policies, safety standards, and good housekeeping practices

Implement and manage all maintenance functions, including by not limited to preventive, corrective and emergency maintenance on all injection molding equipment


Physical Demands

May engage in frequent bending, stooping, squatting, pushing and pulling of parts and part containers

• May be required to sit or stand for long periods of time

• Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds

Requirements

Must have a minimum of 5 years in a manufacturing environment and supervisory experience

• Must possess strong leadership and managerial skills

Degree in Plastics or Engineering OR 5 years hands-on work experience in Injection Molding

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $22.00 – $24.00 per hour