Machine Operator

Discover exciting opportunities as a Machine Operator and take the next step towards a rewarding career in manufacturing. Join a dynamic industry at the forefront of innovation, making a significant impact on society through the production of essential goods. With ample room for growth and job satisfaction, machine operation offers a chance to be part of a thriving sector that values precision and skill. Explore our listings today and unlock your potential in this thriving field.

Plastics Molder/ will train

East Syracuse, NY 13057

Posted: 04/19/2024 Employment Type: Temp to Hire Industry: Machine Operator Job Number: 160768 Pay Rate: 15.50-18.00

Job Description

Plastic Molder


Staffworks is currently seeking an experienced Plastic Molder to fill an opening with a manufacturing company located in Syracuse, NY. The ideal candidates should have previous warehouse experience, reliable transportation and be eager and motivated to go to work!  


Requirements of the Plastic Molder

  • High School diploma equivalent. 6 months or more of plastic injection molding machine operation preferred.
  • Ability to read job traveler, prints, diagram, and use basic measuring tools as needed.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Conceptual Skills, Process Improvement, Verbal Communication, Functional and Technical Skills, Coordination, Attention to Detail, Judgment
  • Ability to walk, remain on feet for extended time periods, reach, stoop. Kneel and lift up to and including 35 pounds as needed.
  • Ability to grip hand tools and depress controls.


Benefits of the Plastic Molder

  • $15.50 - $18.00 per hour , DOE
  • Temp to Hire
  • Weekly pay
  • Benefits once hired on   

Responsibilities of the Plastic Molder

  • Using hoist, hand tool, Canon and Hytech machines, and R.I.M. presses (engages control machine controls) to mold parts to customer specifications.
  • Uses scales, vacuum chamber and autoclave to product parts to customer specifications.
  • Uses hand and power tools to remove flash and gates or conduct changeovers.
  • Assists/conducts mold changes including clamping process as necessary.
  • Coordinates first piece approval with quality inspection and makes periodic visual checks to ensure quality and adjusts equipment as necessary.
  • Confers with engineering to document methods for all new jobs and recommends changes to existing ones.
  • Completes required reports and records including but not limited to production output.
  • Meets quality and quantity standards for the position.
  • Proactively supports the ISO process approach to quality management and the Syteline MIS system.
  • Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Adheres to all safety policies and practices, consistently uses personal protective equipment, and practices good housekeeping.
  • Maintains regular on time attendance and adheres to company policies, procedures, and standards of conduct.
  • Applies classroom and on the job post training information, knowledge, skills, and abilities consistently in a quality oriented manner (wherein the KSAs are part of the jobs tasks, duties and other tasks as requested).
  • Performs other tasks as directed including deburring parts and performing other operations during cycle.
  • Monday Friday 6:00am 4:30pm


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and celebrate diversity at all levels of our organization.


Apply now for consideration!

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