Production Set Up Technician

Full Time
Elgin, IL 60123
$22.50 an hour
Posted 30+ days ago
Job description
SURESTAFF is immediately hiring a Set Up Technician for a client that supplies customized insert molding and electromechanical assemblies in Elgin, IL. As a Production Set Up Technician, you will be an essential part of our client’ s core operations, ensuring that quality product is received, processed, and delivered in a timely manner according to client expectations.
SURESTAFF is invested in their team members! All temp-to-hire employees are offered competitive compensation as well as a benefits package including health insurance (medical, dental, and vision). Generous referral bonuses are available upon hire.
Set Up Technician Shift Hours: (2nd) 2pm-10: 30pm (3rd) 10pm-6: 30am, mandatory rotating weekends
Set Up Technician Pay Rates: Starting pay is $20-$25 depending on experience
Duties & Responsibilities of the Set Up Technician:
  • Prepare machine for production by positioning and securing dies, stops, guides, and turntables.
  • Safely and effectively operates equipment to produce quality product
  • Reads job specifications and previous run data (if available) to determine machine adjustments and material requirements.
  • Ensures job is in order prior to machine set-up.
  • Performs required quality testing on products produced.
  • Performs required quality testing on products produced, i.e. burst test, drop test, water table test, etc.
  • Observes machine operation to detect piece defects or machine malfunction.
  • Makes corrections to alleviate out of specification product.
  • Position will entail standing for long periods of the day and lifting up to 50 pounds during shift.
Required Qualifications of the Set Up Technician :
  • Previous experience in production, manufacturing, assembling, and/or machine operating.
  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude is essential.
  • Flexibility to work overtime and extra shifts as needed.
  • Experience reading and interpreting production specifications a plus.
  • Prior experience as Set up / Mold Technician in plastics manufacturing required.
About SURESTAFF: SURESTAFF is the leading provider of light industrial, logistics, general labor, skilled trades, manufacturing, and distribution labor in the Chicagoland area with 21 local branches. SURESTAFF is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and we follow CDC and Illinois Dept of Health guidelines for everyone’ s safety and health.

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