1st Shift Molding Technician in Saint Michael, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 7/11/2019

Job Snapshot

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    24 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

This high level position will be working with new, state-of-the-art equipment, creating and molding team culture environment and participate in Management hiring decisions.   Set-up, start-up for production, change-over and maintain molding machines, molds, material and their processes to produce quality products for internal and external customers in a safe and productive manner.

Graco is the leading provider of premium pumps and spray equipment for fluid handling in the construction, manufacturing, processing and maintenance industries.  Graco was proud to be named a Best Place to Work in Manufacturing and Production by Fortune Magazine in 2016 & 2018!

What is Graco? https://www.graco.com/us/en/about-graco.html

Graco Inc.
20500 David Koch Ave
Rogers, MN 55374
1st Shift 6am-2:30pm  Mon-Fri

Job Duties:

  • Develop, maintain, and demonstrate injection molding procedures and processes.
  • Mentor and train other personnel on injection molding, and the auxiliary processes.
  • Set-up and maintain production of injection molding machines, tooling and processes.
  • Locate, transport, install and store injection molds in accordance with established guidelines.
  • Troubleshoot the manufacturing process to diagnose and resolve anticipated or actual manufacturing problems that may affect product quality.

Hiring Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Two year technical degree in related field or equivalent experience (8 years of injection molding experience)
  • 2 years of experience as a Setup Technician.
  • 5 years of experience operating injection molding equipment.
  • Ability to work in a continuous improvement environment by implementing improvements regularly.
  • Ability to perform various operations under minimum supervision, while maintaining required levels of quality and quantity.
  • Ability to operate forklift.
  • Frequent, repetitive elbow movements.
  • Reaching, grasping, gripping and fine manipulation with hands is required.
  • Ability to occasionally stoop, bend, lift and/or load up to 40 lbs.


  • Paid weekly
  • $.50 increase after 6 months of employment
  • Opportunity for full-time positions and advancement
  • Referral bonus program (tell a friend!)
  • Benefits (pre-tax payroll deducted health care, dental, vision, life & short term disability)