Careers


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Come join our team!

We are currently hiring for the positions of:
  • Packer (3rd shift)
  • Material Handler (3rd shift)
  • Supervisor
  • Extrusion Machine Operator (1st shift/3rd shift)
  • Set-Up/Mold Changer (1st shift)

These are all full time positions with set schedules! Paid weekly and full benefits after 90 days. Must be 18 and must have excellent attendance. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Set-Up/Mold Changer (1st shift)
Job Summary:
Landmark Plastic, a leading manufacturer of plastic products used in the horticulture industry is looking for a Set-Up Technician. This position will provide support in setting up, operating, or tending to machines to cut, punch, crimp, notch, bend, or straighten plastic material. 1st shift: 7am-3pm, 5-7 days a week. This is a full time, hourly position. This is a Drug Free Workplace. Full selection of benefits available: medical, dental, vision, short term disability, long term disability, life, 401K with match, paid vacation, paid personal time, legal, identity theft, accident, hospital indemnity, incentive plans.
 
 
Job Responsibilities:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions:

1. Examine completed workpieces for defects, such as chipped edges or marred surfaces and sort defective pieces according to types of flaws  
2. Measure completed workpieces to verify conformance to specifications, using micrometers, gauges, calipers, templates, or rulers
3. Set stops on machine beds, change dies, and adjust components, such as rams or power presses, when making multiple or successive passes  
4. Start machines, monitor their operations, and record operational data 
5. Set up, operate, or tend machines to cut, punch, crimp, notch, bend, or straighten plastic material
6. Test and adjust machine speeds or actions, according to product specifications, using gauges and hand tools
7. Install, align, and lock specified punches, dies, cutting blades, or other fixtures in rams or beds of machines, using gauges, templates, feelers, shims, and hand tools  
8. Read work orders or production schedules to determine specifications, such as materials to be used, locations of cutting lines, or dimensions and tolerances  
9. Position guides, stops, holding blocks, or other fixtures to secure and direct workpieces, using hand tools and measuring devices  
10. Position, align, and secure workpieces against fixtures or stops on machine beds or on dies
11. Load workpieces or plastic material into machines
12. Adjust ram strokes of presses to specified lengths, using hand tools
13. Clean/lubricate machines and keep work area clean
14. Operate forklifts to deliver material
15. Lubricate workpieces with oil
16. Turn controls to set cutting speeds or feed rates for specified operations
17. Place workpieces on tables manually or using hoists, cranes, or sledges
18. Grind out burrs or sharp edges, using portable grinders, speed lathes, or polishing jacks 
19. Remove housings, feed tubes, tool holders, or other accessories to replace worn or broken parts, such as springs or bushings  
20. Replace defective blades or wheels, using hand tools
21. Set blade tensions, heights, and angles to perform prescribed cuts, using wrenches
 
 
Qualifications:
1. Ability to learn our MRP system, QAD and backflushing
2. Knowledge of basic math skills along with some more complex formulas including measurements
3. Must demonstrate mechanical reasoning skills and ability
4. Must have excellent deductive reasoning and troubleshooting skills
5. Must correctly practice all safety procedures
6. Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance
7. Skill in the use of hand tools, drills, grinders, saws, and other related equipment preferred
8. Excellent time management and the ability to organize and manage multiple priorities
9. Strong team player with excellent problem solving and decision-making skills
10. Great attitude and a willingness to learn
 
 
How to Apply: 
Qualified Candidates who are interested should 1) apply online (www.landmarkplastic.com) or 2) at our office: Landmark Plastic, 1331 Kelly Avenue, Akron, OH 44306 8-5 Mon-Fri. Visit our website to learn more about us www.landmarkplastic.com