Injection Molding Setup Technician

  • Metro Mold & Design
  • 20600 County Rd 81, Rogers, MN 55374, USA
  • 05/29/2020
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Leverage your injection molding expertise in an immaculate environment with state of the art machines and robotics. Take advantage of this opportunity to earn top pay and enjoy 3.5 days off a week with a rapidly growing medical and consumer plastics manufacturer.

Metro Mold & Design, LLC is seeking an experienced Injection Molding Set-up Technician to join their weekend night shift Rogers, MN team. Hours are Thursday (12:00am - 6:00am) & Friday - Sunday (6:00pm - 6:00am). This is a critical role responsible for setup of thermoplastic injection molding and blow molding machines as well as auxiliary manufacturing equipment to ensure the fulfillment of high-volume molding with maximum efficiency while not compromising quality.

As a member of the team, you can expect:

  • Competitive pay – Ranges from $25-30/hr. + $5/hour shift differential
  • Excellent benefits – Including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, 401k, PTO, and paid holidays. Plus, opportunity for annual bonus based on company performance!
  • Clean environment – This is a well-lit, well maintained environment with great air quality
  • Relocation assistance may be available to well-qualified candidates.


  • 1+ years of experience in molding production and equipment setup
  • Knowledge of materials and resins
  • Experience with inspection equipment such as micrometer, calipers, microscope, CMM, OGP, vision systems, etc
  • PC skills and ability to use SPC and ERP systems
  • Plastics technology degree or equivalent work experience
  • Experience with inspection equipment such as micrometer, calipers, microscope, CMM, OGP, vision systems, etc is preferred

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  • Perform daily startups, shutdowns, pulls and end of run, line clearance of machines, related equipment and materials.
  • Setup of the molding machine including tooling and programming.
  • Setup auxiliary equipment including pickers, grinders, dryers, mills, etc.
  • Create and maintain process documentation.
  • Direct workflow of operator I and operator IIs.
  • Troubleshoot and correct production issues.
  • Provide process input and recommendations during new product launches.
  • Participate in production leadership meetings.
  • Maintain a safety mindset throughout the entire production process.
  • Clean and maintain work areas.
  • Train department personnel in manufacturing procedures.
  • Back up for Material Handler.

About the Company: MMD and MMD Medical are cutting-edge medical and consumer parts manufacturers that enhance speed and cut costs by engineering efficient processes, not by omitting steps. Our state-of-the-art facilities and equipment, operated by our highly trained technicians and engineers, empower us to achieve some of the tightest tolerances in the industry. We deliver reliable results on incredibly microscopic and critical functioning parts for thousands of implantable and life-sustaining devices.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.