Position title
Press Operator

Duties include operation of injection molding machines, finishing and trimming of parts, inspecting parts, reporting paperwork, housekeeping duties and other duties as assigned.


• Trims excess material from part, using knife.

• Grind scrap plastic into powder for reuse.

• Cut off excess material.

• Inspect products for surface defects and flaws.

• Ensure conformance to specifications.

• Coat dies with parting agent.

• Operating plastic injection molding machines and inspecting product

• Package product to customer requirements, label product containers with proper ID label, identify molding problems, and notify Molding Technician for corrections

• Perform assembly of product as directed, complete daily production activity log, maintain stable mold cycle, and maintain a clean work area


• Individual must possess a High School Diploma or GED

• Experience in a plastic manufacturing environment, preferably working with injection molding equipment preferred.

• Basic mathematical aptitude (add, subtract, multiply, divide)

• Ability to multi-task and operate multiple lines.

• For safety and business purposes, must be able to communicate to others, as well as be able to receive communication from others including reading and writing.

Specific Requirements

• Attention to detail

• Good hand/eye dexterity

• Assist with training of new Injection Molding Operators.

• May be required to work overtime.

• May be required to work on weekends.

Job Benefits

Medical Insurance
Current Provider – PHP
- Two Plan Options
- Co-Pay Plan
High Deductible Plan
Includes Prescription Drug Coverage
Includes Eye Care Discount Program

Free Benefits
Life Insurance
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability
Employee Assistance Program
401k with matching up to 4% (one year waiting period)

Employment Type
Job Location
2817 Goshen Rd, Fort Wayne, 46808
Working Hours
First and Third Shift
Date posted
March 22, 2018
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