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Process Technician - 1st Shift - Plastic Injection Molding

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The Process Technician is responsible for maintaining the control of processes in injection molding, molding/tool changes, set-ups, and start-ups of molding.  Additionally, this position is required to troubleshoot problems and correct parameters to maintain quality and efficient production.   The Process Technician also performs processing adjustments on injection molding equipment, auxiliary support equipment, material handling systems, and robotics, in order to maintain quality & production.  In the Process Technician role, you will efficiently complete mold changes, set-ups, and start-ups according to established procedures and processes to ensure customer demands are met. This person also ensures that all safety devices are properly in place when performing duties including lockout/tag out procedures to eliminate the risk of injury to the employee.

We have a rotating 6&3 rotating schedule which means you work 6 days and have the next 3 days off! 

Available Hours:

  • 1st Shift - 7:00am to 3:30pm ($27.00 - $29.00/hour) 

***External candidates receive a $5,000 BONUS (must meet performance and attendance requirements). 


  • Three to five years of related injection molding processing experience and/ or training, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to read and comprehend directions, procedures, instructions, specifications and setup sheets to determine correct machine set-up.
  • Knowledge of automation and robot operations.
  • Demonstrated abilities in plastic processing control, improvement, debugging, & cycle time reduction

If you have any additional questions, please call or text 651-407-5700.

Pre-employment drug screening and/or testing is required.

Our Rush City, MN facility is located within 30 miles of Hinckley, Mora, Braham, Stanchfield, Cambridge, Isanti, North Branch, Wyoming, Lindstrom, and Chisago, MN and Grantsburg, WI!

Job location
920 South Frandsen Avenue
P.O. Box 7
Rush City, MN 55069
Benefit packages*
  • High-deductible health plan with 100% preventive services (in network)
  • 100% coverage for preventive prescription medications
  • Flexible spending account
  • Life, accident, and disability insurance options
  • Dental and vision plan options
  • 401(k) and profit sharing
  • Employee assistance program
  • Additional benefits may apply to specific companies

*Available to qualified full-time employees

About Plastech Corporation

Acquired by Dennis Frandsen in 1963, Plastech is now a diversified custom manufacturer of high-quality, injection-molded components and fully assembled products. The company is still actively managed by Frandsen and his grandsons, Luca Bonvicini, Nick Frandsen, and Alex Knox. Financial stability, bolstered by 60 years of continuity, has enabled Plastech to steadily expand its injection-molding capabilities and plastics-processing technologies. Operating a wide array of press sizes (up to 1,500 tons), Plastech is an ISO 9001:2008 certified and complete supplier of injection molded, assembled, and packaged products for drop shipment to customers throughout North America by focusing on a single objective—Perfect Parts, On Time, Every Time.

Plastech Corporation is an affirmative action and equal employment opportunity employer.