Rotomold Operator – 2nd Shift



We are looking for a skilled Machine Operator to set up, maintain and operate machinery. You’ll ensure the interminable and efficient running of production. A great machine operator is reliable and able to work with attention to detail and safety standards. On-the-job training is a good way to discover how to do the job better, so you should have willingness to learn and improve. Being a team player is essential since all tasks will require close collaboration with co-workers. The goal will be to ensure that production procedures will be carried on smoothly to maximize efficiency and profits.

  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Pay: $20.00 – $24.00 per hour
  • Expected hours: 40 per week
  • 2nd shift – 2:50pm to 1:10am Monday- Thursday



  • Develop a thorough understanding of machine operation and all related technology and equipment to facilitate efficient rotomolding operation.
  • Drive consistent production of rotationally molded parts which meet dimensional, functional, aesthetic and volume requirements
  • Ensure that accurate weights of contaminant-free molding materials are measured, prepared and charged for each mold and production cycle.
  • Exercising safe and efficient technique and utilizing the proper tools, open and close molds before and after production cycles to ensure consistent and timely production of plastic parts.
  • Using appropriate tools and technique, maintain clean flanges to prevent build-up of plastic and ensure proper sealing of molds along parting lines. Remove excess plastic and prepare molds for charging.
  • Load powder into molds and ensure complete parting line seal by closing clamps or bolt/receivers. Ensure mold vents are open and clear.
  • Cycle mold into the oven for production and curing of the part.
  • After a part is fully cooled and cured, remove plastic part from mold, ensuring part is free of physical damage and contamination.
  • Perform necessary secondary operations, including part trimming, foaming, graphics application, product assembly & packaging, etc.
  • Maintain clean and safe workstation at all times; ensure all materials, molds, and tools are kept contaminant-free and in efficient working condition via periodic equipment maintenance.
  • Identify opportunities for continuous process improvement, including reduction of cycle times, minimization of material consumption and elimination of scrap.
  • Other responsibilities as the business demands.

Desired Qualifications

  • High school education or equivalent with emphasis on shop courses including mechanical and/or metal fabrication.
  • Experience in the use of a variety of electrical and pneumatic tools.
  • Comfortable maneuvering mold of 75 pounds or more utilizing various types of lifting equipment, forklift, hoists etc.
  • Ability to meet the physical requirements in the Physical Activities Checklist with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Understand the work environment conditions as outlined in number 4 below.
  • Previous rotational molding experience preferred.
  • work in a manufacturing environment where temperature extremes are common
  • lift 50 pounds occasionally
  • perform repetitive tasks
  • wear required PPE
  • complete required job documentation
  • read and understand job instructions
  • be trained in forklift operation
  • bend, kneel, and reach frequently
  • stand for long periods of time
    climb ladders and steps
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary and will be eligible to participate in a comprehensive benefits package.

  • 401 (k) with company match
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Job Type



Baxter, MN

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