Molding Technician – 2nd shift

OTTO Engineering
Carpentersville, Illinois
Job Description
Molding Technician – 2nd shift

OTTO – designed, manufactured and precision tested, right here in the USA.

OTTO’s opportunity:
Our Molding Technician – 2nd shift is a senior position responsible for all aspects of the injection molding process. This includes, but is not limited to setup and tear down, troubleshooting, training, equipment maintenance and work flow.

Specifically, the Molding Technician – 2nd shift will:
• Perform all tasks of the Molding Machine Operator and Molding Technician Trainee positions as needed
• Setup molding machines per production schedules
• Confirm proper material use, per BOM’s
• Perform quarterly material inventory
• Assist in reduction of scrap
• Perform advance Tool changeovers as required
• Run samples and formulate process
• Assist in maintaining departmental Routers
• Trouble shoot complicated processing problems
• Assist with other related duties as required or assigned
• Training of new employees
• Optimize existing processes
• Demonstrate leadership skills
Required Experience

What you’ll need to bring to the table:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 5-year Injection Molding experience
  • Experienced with tool change-overs
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. Shoulder height with assistance as necessary
  • Reliable attendance
  • Ability to differentiate between colors
  • Available for nonstandard or extended work schedules
  • Good communication skills
  • Moderate personal computer skills
  • Knowledge of inspection tools and their use

To learn more about OTTO, please visit our website at

OTTO Engineering is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran