Tool Room Technician - B shift

Date: May 12, 2022

Location: Cary, IL, US, 60013

Company: Aptar Group

Who we are

At Aptar, we use insights, design, engineering and science to create innovative packaging technologies that build brand value for our customers, and, in turn, make a meaningful difference in the lives, looks, health and homes of people around the world.


Every day, Aptar creates "a-ha moments" for its customers and their consumers and patients by continually bringing innovations to market that convert non-dispensing packaging into breakthrough product-dispensing systems, including those that give people more effective ways to put on their favorite fragrance, kids the opportunity to pour ketchup without making a mess and patients connected technologies that help them more easily adhere to treatment.


We have manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and South America and over 14,000 dedicated employees in some 20 countries.


You should work here because we:

  • Attract and develop high performing people.
  • Promote a diverse and inclusive work environment.
  • Allow for failure by allowing people to make mistakes through an open and trusting environment.
  • Invest in the development of employees through local, regional and global career opportunities.
  • Contribute to the communities where we reside.


What's new with Aptar
We have an exciting position open in Cary, IL:  Toolroom Technician.  This position will be based in Cary and will be responsible for assembling and disassembling injection molds for the purpose of cleaning, converting and regaining cavitation in an accurate and timely manner, manufacturing Single Minute Exchange of Die (SMED) fixtures as well as operating Toolroom machinery.  

B shift (Rotating 2-2-3 Schedule)

6:45 am - 7:00 pm 
This is how your journey begins

  • Disassemble and reassemble injection molds to meet production and sampling schedules
  • Clean molds and mold components and perform preventative maintenance according to the Toolroom checklist
  • Install replacement cavity forming steel in order to regain cavitation of molds
  • Complete Toolroom Work Orders and all accompanying Toolroom documentation


What you will bring on the journey


  • Must possess high school diploma or GED


Required Skills

  • Must demonstrate (as determined by testing) mechanical aptitude and be proficient in math
  • Must be able to stand or walk 11 hours of the normal 12 hour shift
  • Must have good mobility and must be able to routinely lift loads of up to 50 lbs from floor level to above waist
  • Must have high energy level and be able to work well under pressure
  • Must be able to hear warning signals and verbal alerts to avoid injury during manufacturing process
  • Must have good vision in order to perform visual inspection duties
  • Must be able to work effectively, communicate with others and be willing to work as a member of a team
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English in order to communicate and understand relevant information relating to quality and production issues
  • Must be able to follow instructions and work independently
  • Must be able to obtain a forklift license
  • Must possess basic computer skills such as Microsoft Office Suite and email programs such as Microsoft Outlook
  • Must be willing to assume additional responsibilities as delegated

What we offer:

  • An exciting, diverse and value based working environment
  • Award-winning corporate university offering personal development and training opportunities.
  • Competitive base salary and performance-based bonus plan
  • Innovative benefits plan, which includes 401k plan, vacation, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, pet insurance, wellness plan, and generous paid maternity/paternity leave.
    Be You.  Be Aptar
    Aptar is an equal employment opportunities employer.  We believe that a diverse workforce is key to our success.  We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, rage, religion or belief.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago