injection molding set up resume example with 13+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Quality-focused Injection Molding Process Technician with superior knowledge of process. Purpose-driven in implementing lean principles to reduce waste and improve operations. Detail-oriented in developing metrics and tracking improvement program outcomes. Expert in plastic injection and injection machine repairs with fantastic multitasking abilities. Dedicated to high standards of safety, quality and production.

Injection Molding Process Technician with 31 years of plastic injection experience. Trained in all phases of manufacturing with great track record of resourcefulness and reliability. Safety-conscious worker committed to efficiency and collaboration. Driven responsible professional experienced in handling diverse production tasks, including sample preparation and material / packaging. Quick learner familiar with troubleshooting issues and performing maintenance on molding equipment and dies. Dedicated employee known for punctuality and dependability. Flexible hard worker ready to learn and contribute to team success.

  • Product sampling
  • Injection molding machine setup
  • Inspection experience
  • Schematic reading
  • Materials handling
  • Multitasking
  • Supervision
  • Team management
  • Troubleshooting
  • Training & Development
  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • People skills
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Product storage
  • Safety procedures
Injection Molding Set up, 04/2008 to Current
Flex-N-Gate CorpUrbana, IL,
  • Maintained high levels of quality standards by closely monitoring progress and effectively streamlining procedures.
  • Adjusted daily work procedures to meet schedules and maintain product quality standards.
  • Performed routine preventive maintenance and upkeep of production equipment to maximize performance and minimize downtime.
  • Read specifications for each assignment to properly setup machines, determine appropriate times and prepare correct temperature settings.
  • Observed meters and gauges to verify and record temperatures, pressures and press-cycle times.
  • Inventoried and recorded quantities of materials and finished products, requisitioning additional supplies.
  • Identified and documented complex repair issues with molding equipment/molds and reported needs to supervisor for timely resolution.
  • Resolved customer complaints and adjusted policies to meet changing needs.
  • Established and enforced clear goals to keep employees working collaboratively.
  • Maintained operating schedules to provide effective coverage for key areas and achieve objectives.
  • Realigned workflows with changing business demands by evaluating processes and employee strengths.
  • Maintained inventory records in Excel on equipment and molding supplies by closely observing and updating usage.
  • Prepared and assembled materials and set up and operated production equipment in accordance with current manufacturing practices and standard operating procedures.
  • Transported material to correct locations and documented inventory changes.
  • Troubleshot problems with equipment, devices or products.
  • Monitored manufacturing processes and made improvements to increase profit.
  • Kept logs and maintained job material inventory.
  • Trained new employees on company and safety standards, providing assistance and remediation with issues.
  • Created production schedules by considering deadlines for customer orders and sales forecasting.
  • Coordinated with production teammates to determine scheduling and conflict resolutions.
  • Allocated resources and controlled inventory by assessing materials stock, monitoring production performance and managing backlogs.
  • Kept supply and demand in balance to support production goals.
  • Kept production at peak levels, resolved shortages and optimized inventory to meet customer demands.
  • Transformed work area by increasing production, reducing turnover, eliminating waste and enhancing quality.
Process Technician, to
Glacier BancorpChoteau, MT,
  • Prepared required documents and reviewed for accuracy.
  • Analyzed process data with various statistical tools.
  • Performed packing and labeling duties by safely operating all appropriate equipment.
  • Actively took part in training classes and workshops, met one-on-one with vendors and delivered employee training on process equipment.
  • Analyzed all processes and identified all fundamental issues and assisted in appropriate resolutions.
  • Developed and provided support to fabrication processes and improved all existing processes.
  • Determined and fixed issues with equipment by using electrical troubleshooting methods.
  • Completed daily housekeeping tasks to keep operations compliant and ready for audits.
  • Used assortment of hand tools, power tools, instrumentation and equipment to carry out daily tasks.
Assistant Supervisor, to
SteelcaseCity, STATE,
  • Maintained positive work ethic and commitment to providing excellent service to improve operations efficiency and customer satisfaction.
  • Delegated daily tasks to team members to optimize group productivity.
  • Organized schedules, workflows and shift coverage to meet expected business demands.
  • Filed paperwork and submitted reports to upper management.
  • Oversaw employee supervision, client satisfaction, contract management and daily work.
  • Identified and corrected performance and personnel issues to reduce impact to business operations.
  • Increased volume of work while maintaining high level of accuracy and quality.
  • Developed training, assessment and performance monitoring programs to coach and mentor employees.
  • Updated policies and procedures to maximize team efficiency and productivity.
  • Kept detailed records of department resource usage and expenses.
  • Resolved customer complaints and adjusted policies to meet changing needs.
  • Provided ongoing training to address staff needs.
  • Complied with company policies, objectives and communication goals.
  • Maintained operating schedules to provide effective coverage for key areas and achieve objectives.
  • Coached and mentored 20 staff members through constructive feedback to develop long-term career goals.
  • Developed position rotation to support continuous improvement and operator development.
Education and Training
: Plastic Processing/Advance Plastics Process, Expected in to GRCC - Grand Rapids, MI
: Survey of Polymer / Injection Molding Theory, Expected in to GRCC - Grand Rapids, MI
: Leadership And Management Training, Expected in to Davenport - Grand Rapids, MI

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School Attended

  • GRCC
  • GRCC
  • Davenport

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  • Injection Molding Set up
  • Process Technician
  • Assistant Supervisor


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