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Injection Mold Specialist/Team Lead (Dalton, GA)

Confidential Dalton, GA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

One of our top clients, a cutting edge manufacturer, in Dalton, GA is seeking a team lead for their 2nd shift injection molding operations. This is a great company run by leadership that truly values and empowers their employees. Position requires solid knowledge of injection mold process.


  • Responsible for working with and overseeing personnel to assure quality and production standards and that a safe operation is maintained.
  • Responsible for maintaining a working knowledge of the molding machine operation manuals, auxiliary equipment operation manuals, chiller system, cooling tower system, air compressors, power distribution system and plant wide operating and emergency procedures.
  • Participate in the maintenance of molds.
  • Responsible for auditing that all jobs run to prescribed cycle times.
  • Responsible for performing machine or mold troubleshooting as required. Also, responsible for troubleshooting product related problems and adjusting equipment as required to maintain quality standards.
  • Responsible for all start up/shut down, color changes and production runs of all orders.
  • Responsible for periodically checking production parts, machines and support equipment for conformance to standards and proper operating conditions and filling out correlating paperwork.
  • Responsible for working with management to insure that production meets customer standards that have been established.
  • Responsible for communications between the Shift Supervisor and with Management on all aspects of shifts and molding operation.
  • Responsible for communications on the shift, between all shift personnel, on all aspects of the shift and molding operation.
  • Responsible for filling out all forms pertaining to Plant operations properly and on time.
  • Responsible for recommending improvements in productivity and organization in our operation.
  • Responsible for insuring that accurate production counts are recorded and posted.
  • Responsible for supervising personnel for maximum performance for cost efficiency.
  • Responsible for the welfare of assigned employees, conduct of department employees and control of all activities in the best interest of the Company.
  • Responsible for recording all injuries and for taking corrective action for any safety defects.
  • Responsible for rotating shifts with other Supervisors for Plant interaction and training purposes.
  • Responsible for the training of all personnel on his/her shift


  • High school graduate or equivalent (a combination of work education and work experience may be considered in lieu of diploma.)
  • Must be familiar with Injection molding machines
  • Must be familiar with auxiliary equipment that pertains to injection molding
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in the injection molding field.
  • Computer skills including: MS Office, Excel, Email



Dalton, GA