Injection Molding Technician

Date: Apr 6, 2021

Location: Lincolnton, NC, US

Company: Aptar Group

Job Overview

Injection Molding Technician will oversee the installation, operation, and maintenance of industrial equipment. As an Injection Molding Technician, you will be responsible for ensuring the smooth operation of machinery and equipment. This will include installing new equipment, performing regular preventive maintenance services, and troubleshooting equipment breakdowns.

To ensure success as an Injection Molding Technician, you should have advanced mechanical knowledge of industrial machinery, excellent troubleshooting skills, and good time-management skills. Ultimately, a top-class Industrial Maintenance Technician boosts production by ensuring all production equipment functions correctly and receives regular maintenance.


Injection Molding Technician Responsibilities:

  • Conducting routine maintenance and safety checks.
  • Communicating with the production team and maintaining a clean work area.
  • Preparing and submitting maintenance reports.
  • Reading and interpreting electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical blueprints.
  • Servicing and maintaining equipment including injection molding machines, hydraulic systems, and production-related equipment.
  • Inspecting and assessing the functionality of production machines.
  • Troubleshooting mechanical and electrical breakdowns.


Injection Molding Technician Requirements:

  • Associate degree in Mechatronics or similar degree or Military technical training.
  • Previous work experience as an Industrial Maintenance Technician.
  • In-depth knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems maintenance.
  • Knowledge of industrial control systems.
  • Familiarity with OSHA safety standards and regulations.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills.
  • Basic computer and report writing skills.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good time-management skills.


Physical Requirements:

  • This position requires the ability to stand for the entire shift, as well as constant mobility on a daily basis. Additionally, this position requires ability to move within/between departments and facilities.
  • This position requires the ability to review items closely and have color recognition.
  • This position requires pushing, pulling, lifting, moving and/or carrying up to 75 pounds.
  • The ability to occasionally move 100 pounds as a team.
  • This position requires the ability to twist and bend to reach into awkward spaces.


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $22.00 - $28.00 per hour

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: Concord