The Process Technician is responsible for set up, test, and adjust manufacturing machinery or equipment in a cleanroom environment by using any combination of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, or computer technologies.



  • Set up and operate production equipment in accordance with current manufacturing practices and safety standard operating procedures
  • Evaluate, implement and monitor the process and operating systems of the injection molding press
  • Monitor, adjust and issue current or new production processes to improve efficiency or equipment for quality and productivity
  • Troubleshoot problems with equipment, devices, or products
  • Test products or subassemblies for functionality or quality
  • Plan and lay out work to meet production and schedule requirements
  • Start up and shut down processing equipment through safe operation of all machinery, tools, equipment
  • Provide advice or training to other technicians
  • Measure and record data associated with operating equipment
  • Assist engineers in developing, building, or testing prototypes or new products, processes, or procedures
  • Clean production equipment or work areas, maintain 5S
  • Provide production, progress, or changeover reports to shift supervisors
  • Perform tool changes by following safety and production procedures and meeting set up goal per area
  • Start up the jobs; follow established process and procedures
  • Perform color changes, including cleaning of the hoppers and to restart the machine
  • Calibrate hopper/mixer for concentrate-material
  • Monitor and adjust production processes to improve efficiency or equipment for quality and productivity, issue a new process
  • Troubleshoot problems with equipment, devices, or products
  • Set up and test secondary equipment for functionality and quality
  • Perform quality audits in your area by reviewing quality of parts
  • Create work orders for repair for tool room or Maintenance
  • Maintain area clean and organize. All tools, Knock outs, Nozzle tips, clamps, hoses, cables, washers / screws are in the right location
  • Collaborate with Maintenance, Engineer and Tool Room teams to fix issues while trouble shooting
  • Create and establish process parameters for new tools
  • Provide updates and status reports to Management of molding projects
  • Support business partners/ departments with new product launches
  • Operate forklift to assist Production as needed
  • Follow all safety rules and procedures



  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering plus 3+ year in Injection molding production environment
  • Solid understanding of functions of variety of production equipment including but not limited to robot, injection molding machines, water heaters, hot runners, cranes, gas unit, valve gate, etc.
  • Forklift certification preferred
  • Proficient in Outlook and internet search engines
  • Ability to work overtime on weekdays or weekends.



Salary Range:

The salary range for this position is a guideline and compensation will be determined by factors such as job-related knowledge, skill level, experience, education and training, and work location.

  • California: $23.00 per hour – $25.00 per hour


Full-time Plastikon employees have access to medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) plan with employer match, company paid Basic Life, AD&D, disability insurance, Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), Employee Assistance Program, commuter benefits (California employees only), Paid Time Off, paid holidays, and more.

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