Injection Molding Technican

Date: Sep 5, 2023

Location: Congers, NY, US, 10920

Company: Aptar Group

Injection Molding Technician

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!

We have an opportunity for a dynamic hands-on Technician in Injection Molding.  If you are seeking a meaningful career where you can use your technical skills, where you can fulfill your curiosity in industrial engineering and make ad different in the lives and health of many, Aptar Pharma North America is your next career step!

What You Will Do at Aptar Pharma:

Our highly skilled and hands-on Technicians operate injection-molding equipment in order to successfully meet customer demands and quality standards. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Utilize your mechanical skills to install, remove and adjust Injection Molding machinery and equipment
  • Troubleshoot Injection Molding machines, robotic programs and  follow process to resolve failures
  • Perform set-up of molds for all mold changes, equipment set-up and start-up of injection molding machines, operate all molding machines and mold quality parts to customer specifications and standards
  • Assist in preventative maintenance and repair of molding machines, molds and peripherals (robots)
  • Keep Injection Molding machines and auxiliary equipment running in a safe, productive, quality-the-first-time, and efficient manner
  • Perform cleaning and general maintenance tasks
  • Observe and maintain a safe work environment following Company’s safety, ISO standards and bringing to the attention of Management unsafe acts or conditions.
  • Achieve adequate production levels while maintaining the expected product quality
  • Ensure molded components meet all product quality criteria including dimensional criteria
  • Communicate to supervisor and other technicians and document all technical information and issues
  • Participate in reducing the rate of scrap
  • Assists in training of employees in proper work methods for safe and efficient performance of job duties.
  • Maintains records, files and other documentation pertinent to assignments.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as required.
  • Set up and start up ability on injection mold machines.
  • Certified in mold tech development program a plus.
  • Arburg and Krauss Maffei experience a plus.


What Aptar Pharma Is Looking For:

  • Strong mechanical aptitude and mechanical skills.
  • Previous  history working on injection molding machines including machine adjustment, troubleshooting, mold installation and removal
  • Ability to implement and tune all peripherals (6 axis robot, grinder), 6/3 robotics and robotic set up
  • General knowledge of plastic materials and processes
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong Mathematical aptitude
  • Ability to read, interpret and understand blueprints
  • Excellent organizational skills and capable of multi-tasking
  • Maintain communication with supporting departments as required
  • Excellent work ethic and history of being dependable
  • Effective computer skills, documentation, reporting, file management and web skills
  • Ability to work different work shifts
  • Continuous improvement mindset. Self-Learner, trend of continuous learning
  • Ability to work and operate machinery in a Clean Room Environment.
  • Ability to continuously practice and follow all safety procedures and PPE requirements
  • Physically capable of the required work including but not limited to: Extensive use of manual dexterity, ability to grip, firmly hold, turn and practice strong hand coordination in order to troubleshoot, service and repair industrial equipment and use hand tools to perform the same. Ability to continuously stand, walk, bend to perform the essential job duties. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.

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



Compensation and Base Annual Pay

Aptar Pharma offers a competitive total rewards package including base salary or base hourly rate determined by many factors including the role, experience, knowledge, skill set and location. For those in eligible roles, discretionary incentive compensation which may be awarded in recognition of individual achievements and contributions.


The typical base pay hourly range for the position of Injection Molding Technician to the specific work location of: New York City metropolitan region is USD $32.00 to $49.00 per hour.  Additional details about total compensation and benefits will be provided during the hiring process.



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

Nearest Major Market: New York City