Blow Mold - Machine Attendant - Overnight Shift in Dayton at Mauser Packaging Solutions

Date Posted: 9/15/2023

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Tends blow-molding machines that automatically form plastic containers.  Observes continuous operation of molding machines and conveyors of product to ensure correct operation.  Corrects malfunctions and notifies supervisor or maintenance of abnormal or unusual problems.  Keeps records and logs associated with production.  May adjust controls or may program machine console to produce molded plastic containers according to specifications.  Performs checks to keep machine operating effectively.  Handles and inspects finished product for defects and takes corrective action.  Insures trim and flash are removed and directed towards regrind.

Mauser Packaging Solutions is a global leader in solutions and services across the packaging lifecycle, providing packaging worldwide to companies in industries from food, personal care, paints and chemicals. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
$750 Sign-on Bonus 
  • Overnight Shift (8pm to 8am with alternating weekends)
  • Read production schedules and product specifications.  Performs initial setup on all molding machines including resin changes and mold insert/tag changes according to schedule requirements.
  • Start machines by setting controls according to design configuration and process sheets.
  • Performs first good part procedure.
  • Keeps all tooling clean and organized, notifies supervisor of any damage.
  • Stops equipment and clears jams.
  • Helps train new machine operators.
  • Observes and listens to detect common equipment malfunction and takes corrective action (E.G. perform minor repair or adjustment, contacts supervisor) Troubleshoots hydraulic pneumatics, and electrical systems.
  • Records all data such as weight, color, material type, insert/tag, machine cycle time, pressure, and temperature on process sheets and set-up sheets.
  • Keeps blow mold room clean and organized.
  • Keeps informed of the latest OSHA and related safety procedures for operation of equipment within the department.
  • Ensures that all non-conforming parts are identified, isolated, quarantined, and that hold tickets are issued.  Participates in corrective action for all held products.
  • Keeps all material and product handling equipment clean and assures that all work stations are clean and organized.
  • Covers opposite shift vacations.
  • Relieves personnel for breaks as required.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Follows all safety rules and procedures and observes the operations to insure a safe environment.

Mauser Packaging Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Requirements

  • Experience in manufacturing environment; preferably a packaging or blow molding environment.
  • Knowledge of Material Blenders and Grinders
  • Embraces Continuous Improvement
  • Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 35 pounds. 

Not Ready to Apply?

Joining our Talent Network will enhance your job search and application process. Whether you choose to apply or just leave your information, we look forward to staying connected with you.

Mauser Packaging Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, marital status, genetic information or disability status.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Mauser Packaging Solutions is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with Mauser Packaging Solutions and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website, please request assistance by emailing

When contacting us, please provide your contact information, state the nature of your accessibility issue as well as the position you would like to apply for including the location.

We will only respond to inquiries concerning requests for reasonable accommodations.