Operation Lead Technician (Day Shift)

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.

• Install molds into injection molding machine.

• Changeover equipment between the different Automation configurations.

• Start and maintains existing mold processes.

• Troubleshoot; make adjustments and repairs in order to optimize performance of equipment including molding and automation.

• Recommend process improvement on both molding and automation.

• Improves Automation and Molding equipment by documenting changes and maintain a daily record of process parameter.

• Monitors equipment status and performance metrics relaying on electronic data collection and close communication with equipment operators.

• Consistently maintain a positive attitude, volunteers for additional assignments and assists other team member as needed.

• Review of daily production schedule and preparation of all necessary supplies to minimize downtime at changeover.

• Able to conduct a pass down meeting to communicate effectively to other team leader shift and members.

• Responsible for troubleshooting, repairing and performing visual inspections, routine maintenance, modifications, and retrofits on electro-mechanical production equipment.

• Ensure that 5S housekeeping and work area is clean and orderly for a safe environment.

• Develops and document preventative maintenance procedures, supports and document preventative maintenance activities.

• Keep accurate maintenance and parts inventory records in database to ensure efficiency.

• Able to communicate closely with Supervisor.

• Able to delegate tasks from Supervisor to team member to complete.

• Assist with training within or other employees.

• Work closely with all department to improve process improvement.

• Be able to perform problem-solving technique at a neutral standing toward team members.

• Able to use a respectful manner toward all team members.

• Be able to work with or without supervision to ensure machines, equipment's, and priorities is getting complete.

• Availability to work different shifts including Weekdays and Weekend as required.

What You Need to Succeed

• High school diploma or equivalent.

• At least 1 – 5 years experiences or some formal related training.

• Language Skills: ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine correspondence.

• Mechanical aptitude, ability to use electric and manual hand tools.

• Basic Understanding of Electrical, Mechanical, and Pneumatic system.

• Ability to work both independently and part of a team.

• Computer Skills: Windows, MS Word, and MS Excel skills required. Charts and spreadsheet skills needed. Basic CAD skills desirable. 

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire 
  • Tuition reimbursement, employee wellness programs, plus other perks and discounts 
  • Parental and caregiver leave policies
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits 
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in weighing
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation 
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards A commitment to extraordinary service on our state-of-the-art equipment

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes. 
  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
No matter how far human kind goes to explore new frontiers, Mettler Toledo is there to help make it happen.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here

Mettler Toledo endeavors to make www.mt.com accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact us at EEO@mt.com.

For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.

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Mettler-Toledo Rainin, LLC [Delaware]

7500 Edgewater Dr, Oakland, CA 94621 United States

+1 (800) 472-4646