Injection Molding Technician

Industry: Biotech

Type: Temp-to-direct

Location: Oceanside, CA

Pay Rate: 22-30/hr

Shift: Swing

Benefits: Health, dental, vision benefits and sick time leave.

Holidays: 6 paid holidays

A contract manufacturing company specializing in medical devices and life science is seeking multiple Injection Molding Technician to join their team in Oceanside, CA.

Job Summary: The Molding Technician is primarily responsible for setup and running of prototype molds. In addition, the Molding Technician is responsible for molding machine maintenance and material organization.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Mold setup
  • Material changes
  • Process setup and troubleshooting mold defects
  • Maintain stock materials, order new material as necessary
  • Document molding lots and properly label molded parts per written procedures
  • Molding machine, material dryer and chiller maintenance and request service per written procedures
  • Maintain molding machine, material dryer and chiller cleanliness and safety per written procedures
  • To work as a team and an individual to maintain shop safety, quality and efficiency
  • Willing and able to learn new process and develop skill set with in house training
  • Willing and able to further molding education by offsite training
  • Willing and able to be set up own mold press
  • Willing and able to trouble shoot and help others
  • Willing and able to get scissor lift certification
  • Eventually back up lead mold technicians in their absence

Preferred Education/Experience:

  • Trained to use Arburg molding machine
  • Trained to use Silicone molding machine
  • One-year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Additional Info:

For more than forty years, Richmar Associates has connected talented job seekers with Silicon Valley businesses from start-ups to Fortune 500. We specialize in the temporary and direct placement services business. Based in the Silicon Valley, Richmar offers staffing solutions that include temporary, temp-to-hire, payroll service, vendor management and direct placement services to clients in the High-Tech Industry.

Richmar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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