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2nd Shift Set up/Process Tech Machine Operator

2nd Shift Set up/Process Tech Machine Operator

2nd Shift Set up/Process Tech Machine Operator

Accentuate Staffing is working with a thermoforming manufacturing company in Zebulon who is looking for a lead/set up machine operator. This position is temp to hire working Monday-Friday 3PM-11:30PM.


  • Perform and direct the thermoforming mold and material changing processes
  • Assure that mold set up, changeovers and housekeeping standards are met
  • Ensure new job start- ups run correctly, making any necessary adjustments
  • Troubleshoot processing problems including normal adjustments and checks
  • Ensure molding machines and supporting systems are set to correct parameters and meeting the production goals
  • Verify process parameters and implement changes, as appropriate, to improve cycle times
  • Monitor and preparing support equipment i.e. thermolators, grinders, etc. as needed in production
  • Assisting in the training of new Forming Operators
  • Inspecting parts to ensure they meet the customer specifications
  • Stop production to correct any quality issues
  • Review and inspect machines daily for maintenance issues and report to Maintenance department
  • Monitor, train and coach the machine operators to ensure they are following proper procedures
  • Follow all clean up and housekeeping procedures
  • Comply with all safety, quality and work rules and regulations
  • Other duties may be assigned as necessary


  • 2-5 years previous thermoforming and/or injection molding experience is required
  • Proficient skills in reading, writing and arithmetic are necessary
  • Strong mechanical abilities & knowledge- preferably in the Plastics Industry, with experience in Thermoforming and Injection Molding
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills; very detail oriented
  • Experience with pneumatic and hydraulic systems
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Strong communication skills interacting with all levels of a company’s hierarchy

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