PLACON CORP Operating Technician I in FITCHBURG, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: The Operating Technician I is responsible for preparation, set-up, start and running manufacturing equipment under the guidance of the Production Shift Leader. Accountabilities also include ensuring that jobs meet quality specifications, manufacturing standards and that safety procedures are followed while working to continuously improve quality and productivity of manufacturing operations. Machine operation -Set-up, operate and troubleshoot equipment to produce thermoformed parts to specification -Ensure maximum efficiency of set-up to include set-up time, materials, production rate and material consumption. -Machine readiness - inspect machinery, equipment and tooling prior to set-up. -Identify issues, which adversely affect product requirements and communicate with appropriate department personnel for resolution. -Perform routine maintenance and cleaning -Identify nonconforming materials/products and work with shift leader for resolution Quality -Ensure part quality meets established standards -Perform housekeeping duties -Follow Good Manufacturing Practices Communication -Complete all shift documentation/paperwork -Shift hand-off - go over job status and updates with incoming shift Safety -Participate in safety programs -Follow all established safety procedures -Wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment EEO/AA Employer/Vets/Disability ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: * One (1) year manufacturing or related experience; * Mechanical aptitude; * Ability to read, write and speak English to meet training, safety and quality requirements. * Experience operating manufacturing equipment; * Organization and time management; * Computer and software skills; * Knowledge of quality control principles and Statistical Process Control. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: