Co-Op/Intern - Technical Operations

Date: May 12, 2023

Location: Congers, NY, US, 10920

Company: Aptar Group


Improving Health through Science and Technology!  At Aptar Pharma, we specialize in Drug Delivery offering Innovative Devices, Services and Solutions focused on the Patient Experience.  Aptar Pharma is part of Aptar Group, a global leader of dispensing systems for the packaging industry.  Aptar Pharma has been setting the standard in drug delivery for decades providing health technology solutions and services enabling effective patient treatmentBe Aptar!

Aptar Pharma NA is seeking Co-Op students/Interns within several technical areas of our business. As a Co-Op Student or Intern, you gain valuable work experience, enhance your knowledge in engineering and science and satisfy your curiosity for industrial technology!  

What You Will Do at Aptar Pharma!

  • Utilize mechanical skills to install, remove and adjust Injection Molding machinery and equipment.
  • Troubleshoot Injection Molding machines, follow process to resolve failures and other problems.
  • Perform set-up of molds for all mold changes.
  • Assist in preventative maintenance and repair of molding machines, molds, peripherals and (robots).
  • Coordinate and set-up machines, robots and other equipment performing necessary tests to ensure company compliance.
  • Perform cleaning and general maintenance tasks.
  • Maintain a safe work environment following Company’s safety, and ISO standards.
  • Achieve adequate production levels while maintaining the expected product quality.
  • Ensure molded components meet all product quality criteria.
  • Communicate to supervisor and other technicians; document all technical information/issues.
  • Participate in reducing the rate of scrap.
  • Assist in training of employees in proper work methods for safe and efficient performance of job duties.
  • Maintain records, files and other documentation pertinent to assignments.
  • Assume additional responsibilities as required.

What Aptar Pharma is Looking For!

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Basic mechanical aptitude and mechanical skills including troubleshooting.
  • 1-3 years of experience working with injection molding equipment including machine adjustment, troubleshooting and mold installation and removal.
  • General knowledge of plastic materials and processes.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Ability to implement and tune all peripherals (6 axis robot, grinder).
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good mathematical aptitude.
  • Effective computer skills. Manufacturing knowledge.
  • ISO knowledge.
  • Quality Control experience.


What We Offer

  • An exciting, diverse and value based working environment
  • Award-winning corporate university offering personal development and training opportunities.
  • Competitive base salary
  • Contribute to the communities where we reside.
  • Innovative benefits plan which includes: 401k plan with Company matching benefit, paid time off, medical, dental, vision, life, disability and more



Aptar is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) 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, race, religion or belief It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information


Aptar Pharma, NA
250 Route 303 North
Congers, NY 10920

Improving Health through Science and Technology!  

Nearest Major Market: New York City