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Molding Technician 2nd shift

1900 18th St, Spirit Lake, IA 51360, USA Req #73
Wednesday, September 23, 2020



Under the direction of the bait management team, oversees
the safety, efficiency, and quality related aspects of the Gulp! Molding
Department. Safely performs the essential functions of the job necessary to
produce molded Gulp! bait.  Assists
management with the day-to-day coordination of work/scheduling and the
distribution of job assignments.  Serves
as an hourly leader, coworker trainer and problem solver.  Performs machine set-ups, maintains and
conducts preventative maintenance on equipment.   




Operates, performs set-ups, troubleshoots and
repairs machines and equipment to ensure safety, product quality and

Performs preventative maintenance functions and
trains other coworkers as well.                                

Trains coworkers to safely and effectively operate
and PM equipment.                                 

Makes routine adjustments to equipment.                                                     

Ensures products produced meet or exceed quality

Maintains production records and worksheets.                                             

Performs product and equipment testing.                                       

Practices, promotes and ensures safe workplace
behavior, effective machine guarding, and acceptable housekeeping.                 

Supports and reinforces Company Policy and
established protocol.                        

Drives continuous improvement using Lean
techniques, and within the QMS for Pure Fishing.                        

Other duties as assigned.



Ideal Candidate:



Able to manage multiple priorities.  Must be capable of working under minimal
supervision and manage multiple priorities to meet demanding timelines.  Must have effective communication and
leadership skills, work well with others in a team environment and demonstrate
mechanical competencies to effectively troubleshoot machines or equipment.  Demonstrate effective discretionary judgment
and ability to make minor process decisions associated with safety, efficiency,
crewing assignments, correlation of specifications to product quality, etc.                                            

High school diploma or general education degree
(GED); 6-12 months related experience and/or training; or equivalent
combination or education and experience.                                                                                    


Ability to add and subtract three digit numbers
and to multiply and divide.                                          

Medium/heavy lifting - must be able to lift up
to 60 pounds occasionally.  Must also be
capable of reaching overhead to set up/PM machines and/or remove baits from
molders while working in a cool environment. 
Capable of working inside freezer on an intermittent basis.                                       

Ability to apply common sense and to understand and
carryout detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.  Ability to apply rational thought and
organization or problem solving to problems involving multiple variables.                      

Other details

  • Job Family Manufacturing and Operations
  • Job Function Supply Chain
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • 1900 18th St, Spirit Lake, IA 51360, USA