Kelly Services Set-Up Tech (Experienced) 2nd Shift in Richton Park, Illinois

Job Description

We are looking for An Experienced Set-UP Tech for one of our top Automotive Clients in Richton Park, IL- 2nd Shift

MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE UTILIZING: Overhead Crane, hand tools, hand and lift trucks, grinders, scales and drying equipment

MUST HAVE: At minimum 5 years working as a Set-Up Tech in a fast paced manufacturing environment.

-Mold set-up and adjustment on molding and assembly repairs, equipment troubleshooting and minor repairs, quality checks, material handling including filling and emptying machine hoppers and grinders, housekeeping and operator instructions.

-Maintain machines in proper operation: To include verifying set-up parameters of process, as well as condition of machine. Verify all monitors are on and set to proper parameters.

Trouble shooting of processing problems and defects.

-Setting molds, dies, etc., to conform to scheduled requirements, to include leaving the work station clean and organized, with quality parts coming from the process, while minimizing downtime.

-Periodically (as set by the Manager) checking machine cycle time and yields are met, quality of parts coming from process, and overall consistency of process.

-Maintains set-up sheets. -Maintaining production records for shift.

-Has authority and responsibility to stop molding process due to quality concerns.

-Performance of Preventive Maintenance.

-Training of Material Handlers and Operators as needed.

-Assure proper product is running.

-Complete any and all tasks as assigned.

Please contact JoWanda Bradley @ 224/407-7202 or 815/464-0593 for immediate consideration


High School Diploma or GED required

  • Minimum 5 years Set-up Technician experience in plastic injection molding environment required

  • Complete understanding of injection molding machine(s) and auxiliary equipment operations and repair.

Strong problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Good communication both written and verbal skills.

  • Knowledge of Wittmann robots.

  • Understanding of OSHA requirements (i.e. Lockout/Tagout, Forklift)

  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule which includes overtime and weekends

Physical Demands

  • Must have excellent near vision for accessing functionality of equipment

  • Must be able to bend, stoop & reach, get onto and off of molding machines, stand for extended periods of time

  • Must be able to lift up to 65 pounds

  • Must be able to push & pull molds w/mechanical help. Specific vision abilities required for this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus


Excellent Full-Time Direct Hire opportunity for the right candidate

Top Tier Medical Insurance plans

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