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Manufacturing Process Technician

Kelly Services
Skokie, IL 60077
Direct Hire All Shifts Available!

Kelly Engineering Resources has an outstanding **direct hire opportunity** for an experience **Sr. Process Technician with large part Blow Molding experience** . You would be joining a family owned manufacturer of large, thick walled plastic containers and sheets. This role will be hands on, at their **extrusion blow molding** facility in the north suburbs. Due to growth, we are searching for 1 process technician for each shift (1st, 2nd, 3rd)

**Work Schedule:** Monday- Friday, Saturday is rotated amongst the team.

**You will be responsible** for equipment set up, process startup, process and equipment shutdown as well as tool changeovers, machine PM's, process trouble shooting and minor equipment repairs.

**Essential Responsibilities of the Process Technician:**

+ Perform set-ups, start-ups and shut-downs as needed

+ Perform color changes as needed

+ Monitor and control product weight, product color and product part thickness

+ Reduce mold change and set-up time

+ Optimize machine cycle times

+ Troubleshoot and repair minor hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical issues, call maintenance for major issues.

+ Calibrate head tooling and clamps

+ Service the blenders

+ Develop and document molding processes assuring their continuity

+ Minimize molding defects through process improvements and the implementation of a formal corrective action process

+ Collaborate with other departments on sample testing and documentation

+ Meet or exceed continuous improvement goals and objectives, under direction or through offering ideas that can improve yields, reduce start up times, or reduce defects, etc.

+ Provide training for production personnel on proper processing procedures

+ Maintain established housekeeping standards and support lean manufacturing practices

+ Other duties as assigned

**Qualifications of the Successful Process Technician:**

+ High school diploma or equivalent

+ Minimum of 3-5 years' experience in either profile extrusion or thick walled blow molding is required. Experience should include:

+ basic process knowledge, process machine triggers for tooling and inserts, etc.

+ knowledge of the appropriate process adjustments to compensate for temperature, humidity and first piece defects.

+ Technically sound and hands-on in troubleshooting molding process issues

+ Mold set-up experience with a preventive maintenance background

+ Ability to use sound judgment and to prioritize workload

+ Strong written and communication skills. Bilingual candidate (Spanish/English) is a plus

+ Basic knowledge of Lean Manufacturing Practices desired

+ Basic Microsoft suite computer skills required for documentation and communication with other departments.

+ Forklift qualified

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2019-11-29 Expires: 2019-12-30

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