Elkhart Plastics

Manufacturing

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Location

St. Joseph County, IN

Hours

Full-time

Shifts

2nd Shift
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Positions Available

  • Oven Operator & Secondary Operator

Overview

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Secondary Operator Currently Hiring for 2nd Shift Only - Training on 1st Shift Possible

Secondary is responsible for finishing parts, trimming, drilling, cutting, installing components, and torching. Final inspection for quality, color and order accuracy is also required. Other duties may be assigned or reassigned at any time.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Inspect and measure parts for conformance
  • Preform any required quality test on parts, including dip tank testing.
  • Clean, polish/buff, and vacuum parts as specified
  • Cut or route holes/handles as required
  • Torch parts per specifications
  • Install components such as handles on parts
  • Complete documentation including inspection sheets
  • Keep work area clean and organized
  • Make sure labels/graphics are correctly affixed on parts
  • Keep pace with the oven
  • Assist other secondary operations or ovens as time permits
  • Creates a safe work environment

Qualifications include:

  • Ability to read prints and specifications
  • Experience in using various types of manufacturing machinery and tools
  • Ability to communicate with leads and supervisors
  • Computer experience helpful

Working conditions Able to work in hot humid environment for extended periods of time as well as around loud noises are required.

Physical requirements Must be able to remain stationary with intermediate walking through out shift. Frequently lift parts weighing up to 50 pounds alone and parts more than 50 pounds with assistance, and must be able to transport these up to 20 feet. Frequently positions self to maneuver around the part when finishing. Must be able to operate the hand and air tools frequently.

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Oven Operator - South Bend Currently Hiring for 2nd Shift Only - Training on 1st shift possible

The oven operator pulls parts out of molds after they come out of an oven and go through a cooling cycle. The position is responsible for pouring powder, securing the mold to the arm/spider, clamping both parts of the mold together as well as cycling the arms properly. The ability to work up to 15 feet off the ground may be required. Other duties may be assigned or reassigned at any time.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Pull parts in accordance with good manufacturing practices
  • Apply mold release
  • Maintain and clean parting lines
  • Identify required mold repairs
  • Filling molds with the proper amount of plastic powder (resin)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Identify quality issues
  • Place parts in designated areas
  • Verify the molds on the oven match the molds listed in the computer
  • Post jobs in the computer system
  • Notify a supervisor if any issues are identified
  • Keep pace with the oven
  • Assist other secondary operations or ovens as time permits
  • Create a safe work environment

Qualifications include:

  • Ability to read prints and specifications
  • Experience in using various types of manufacturing machinery and tools
  • Ability to communicate with leads and supervisors
  • Computer experience helpful

Working conditions Able to work in hot humid environment for extended periods of time as well as around loud noises are required.

Physical requirements Must be able to remain stationary with intermediate walking through out shift. Frequently lift parts weighing up to 50 pounds alone and parts more than 50 pounds with assistance, and must be able to transport these up to 20 feet. Frequently positions self to maneuver around the part when finishing. Must be able to operate the hand and air tools frequently. Must be able to work overhead using hand and air tools, lift and carry parts and dump powder boxes.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

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Requirements

  • Some Experience Required