Kappa Search | Chicago Employment Agency | Thermoform Production Manager

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago employment agency that specializes in manufacturing, engineering, operations and procurement recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Production Manager with thermoforming and/or plastic extrusion experience. Experience and requirements as follows:

  • Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Excellent processing knowledge in thermoforming sheet extrusion line
  • Processing knowledge in Thermoforming, 3 layer extrusion, blow molding and using plastics materials like HIPS, ABS, PET, P.P. And HDPE, LDPE etc
  • Production Scheduling and achieving the commitment
  • Trouble shooting of process defects on the formed part
  • Processing knowledge in refrigerator’s inner liner forming, assembly line, foaming line and trimming process.
  • Processing knowledge in extrusion process of blow film and vacuum forming.
  • Experience with installing new machines and new plant setup
  • Awareness of the shop floor quality systems
  • Production analysis and able to improve the shop floor efficiency and control the regrind and waste generation.
  • Good knowledge in different type of Thermoforming Process
  • Knowledge in time motion study and cost reduction activities