2nd shift Extrusion Lead

Leominster, MA 01453

Posted: 01/11/2023 Employment Type: Full Time Industry: Light Industrial Pay Rate: $25.00-$28.00 Specialty: Extrusion Operator Branch: Fitchburg, MA Pay Type: Hour

Job Description

The Extrusion Team Lead is responsible for operating and monitoring support machineries such as Dryers and Crystallizers, including starting and stopping equipment per SOP, making adjustments to parameters as needed for optimum material drying process, and managing and monitoring critical QC checkpoints such as Dew Points, Temperatures, and material flow. The Extrusion Team Lead performs Startup/Shut Down procedures for the Extruders per SOPs, maintains extruder temperature settings from the beginning to the end of Extrusion process, and sets up the extruder to make different sheet widths and thicknesses per the product Work Order requirements, conducting QC Checks on the sheet being extruded and make adjustments as needed to meet required specifications. The Extrusion Team Lead also oversees raw/finished goods material handling and helps ship finished goods, including packing gaylords for shipping.


This is a direct hire opportunity, paying $25.00-$28.00 per hour operating on 2nd shift, 12-hour shifts, 3 days on 4 days off, 4 days on 3 days off. Must be willing to work flexible hours to include nights and weekends and provide other shifts support as needed.


Job Requirements


  • High School or GED
  • Two years’ production experience
  • Thermoforming or extrusion experience is highly desirable
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to drive a forklift
  • Moves materials weighing up to 50 pounds


Additional Information

At HW Staffing Solutions we recognize the value of our employee associates as equally as our clients. We are passionate about people and improving the lives of every associate, we do this by connecting you with great companies and great opportunities. We celebrate our awesome diversity, believe that everyone has a unique talent, and appreciate the passion and perspectives that each of us bring to the table. Discover a new way to work together with a company that is focused on offering the best opportunities, benefits and career advancement in Accounting & Finance, Office & Administrative, Light Industrial, Professional & Technical, Call Center, Food Processing and Hospitality. HW Staffing Solutions is an Equal Employment Opportunity company.

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