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Process Technician - A Shift

Empire Precision Plastics in Rochester, NY 14606 USA

Last online 58 minutes ago

Benefits Offered

Life, Dental, 401K, Vision, Medical

Employment Type


Empire Precision Plastics is seeking an experienced Process Technician to join the team.

We are seeking passionate, experienced professionals to join our team! As one of the fastest-growing and most progressive precision injection molding companies in the northeast, we are looking for candidates to help us deliver precision parts and assemblies to leading companies in our community. Empire Precision delivers quality and rewards excellence. You'll work in a talented team and have the opportunity to see your ideas become reality. You'll help some of the most advanced companies bring new, often life-changing products to market, such as critical medical devices.

Primary Duties:

  • Ensure job is set up as documented to replicate the documented master process.
  • Inspect condition of mold temperature control lines to ensure safe operation
  • Replicate the Master Process and verify the process outputs are within the limits defined in the Master. Document that the process running replicates the Master making parts per the quality specifications using process translator if necessary.
  • Complete all required start-up documentation completely and accurately
  • Count and record start-up scrap
  • Ensure part containment is robust to eliminate loss of parts or contaminated parts
  • Set alarm and quality limits per Master process
  • Set molding process per documented process sheets
  • Respond to machine alarms as they occur using a troubleshooting mindset to identify alarm root cause and return process to the master. Ensure all non-conforming parts are captured and reported as scrap
  • Write-up equipment or tool maintenance as required
  • Recommend equipment and process improvements to increase efficiency, decrease down time, improve safety, or reduce costs
  • Recommend tool engineering changes to enhance part quality, tool performance and/or productivity
  • Assist in general housekeeping of the production area
  • Follow company safety policies and special equipment safety practices as needed
  • Assist or replace other team members as needed to ensure production schedule is maintained


  • Minimum of 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Knowledge and experience of plastics processing and equipment
  • Strong mechanical skills
  • Computer literate; IQMS and Filemaker Pro experience a plus
  • Ability to work overtime

Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:00 am - 3:30 pm + overtime as needed

Reports to: Manufacturing Manager
Work Environment: Production Floor
Physical Requirements: Stand eight hours per day, able to lift 30 lbs. about 3 hours per day, manual dexterity, good eyesight.
Educational Requirement: High School Diploma

Empire Precision Plastics

About Empire Precision Plastics:

Empire Precision Plastics is known for our exceptional work in high-volume, tight-tolerance manufacturing. Our staff has mastered the art of scientific molding; our systematic approach goes beyond sound molding practices. Empire also offers polymer optics, single point diamond turning, and thin film coating services. A clean modern facility and our customer-oriented service combine to make us the perfect partner for applications where tight tolerance and attention to detail are required. To learn more about Empire visit us at

Empire Precision offers many great benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Group and Voluntary Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, company paid holidays, paid vacation, 401k with company match, and profit sharing.

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Other applicants: 20+

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Posted date: 9 days ago

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