Injection Molding Tech II (3rd shift)
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Huntsville, AL 35808
Injection Molding Tech II (3rd shift)
The Plastic Technician position must exhibit a high level of knowledge in the injection molding process. He/she should be comfortable making significant technical decisions. The more experience, the higher the Grade. Technicians separate themselves from the other technicians by demonstrating exceptional leadership abilities, and have certain leadership responsibilities for a shift. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: • Support training and development of other technicians. Provide technical support to supervisor. • Conduct new tool and material tryouts. • Oversee mold changes and startups. • Aid in development of setup sheets. • Start-up injection molding process adjustments. • Perform mold and insert changes. • Clean molds prior to, during, and after a production run. • Prepare molds for installation. • Assist in mold maintenance activities. •Perform color changes. • Clean and prepare auxiliary equipment for manufacturing. • Maintain clean work environment. • Assure correct raw materials are at the press. • Operate injection-molding press when needed. • Perform tasks as assigned by shift supervisor. • Work to maintain production schedule. • Participate in PCI teams. • Assist other Plastic Technicians. • Complete training requirements. SKILLS & ABILITIES: • Must demonstrate leadership potential. • Must have proven knowledge of the injection molding process. • Must be able to install and extract injection molds. • Must be able to troubleshoot injection-molding process. • Must demonstrate effective communication skills. • Must be a team player. • Must be able to work with little or no supervision. • Must be innovative an open to new ideas. • Must have acceptable or above rating on annual performance review. EDUCATION AND REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or GED. 2-year degree or completion of Grade 2, 3 & 4 training requirements, or equivalent work experience. Positions are posted internally for 3 days. If you are interested in applying for this position, submit An internal application to HR within 3 days of the internal posting date above. Selection of candidates is based on the skills and knowledge of the applicant and what is required to perform the job.
US – Huntsville, AL
High School / GED Preferred
Years of Experience Required
3 Years Experience
About this location
Recognized as the leader in the powersports industry, Polaris Industries is a fast growing, innovative, global organization. The people here at Polaris don’t just create products — they are part of a lifestyle. It’s the passion & execution of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do.
Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) is a global powersports leader that has been fueling the passion of riders, workers and outdoor enthusiasts for more than 60 years. With annual 2016 sales of $4.5 billion, Polaris’ innovative, high-quality product line-up includes the RANGER®, RZR® and Polaris GENERAL™ side-by-side off-road vehicles; the Sportsman® and Polaris ACE® all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle® midsize and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot® moto-roadsters; and Polaris RMK®, INDY®, Switchback® and RUSH® snowmobiles. Polaris enhances the riding experience with parts, garments and accessories, along with a growing aftermarket portfolio, including Transamerican Auto Parts. Polaris’ presence in adjacent markets globally include military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and electric vehicles. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe. Visit www.polaris.com for more information.
Polaris prides itself on recognizing and developing top talent to take its people and company to the next level. Competitive salary, generous benefits and a comprehensive relocation plan are just a few components of the total compensation package offered at Polaris. Are you ready to join a company where you will work hard and play hard, and be rewarded for your performance?
Polaris is an Equal Opportunity Employer.