RTP Company, headquartered in Winona, Minn., is a global compounder of custom engineered thermoplastics. The company has over 20 manufacturing plants located in the United States, Mexico, Europe, Singapore and China. RTP Company’s engineers develop customized thermoplastic compounds in over 60 different engineering resin systems for applications requiring color, conductive, elastomeric, flame retardant, high temperature, structural, and wear-resistant properties.

The Quality Assurance Lab Molding Technician is responsible for the injection molding of test specimens for production, sample, experimental products, and incoming resins. The molded test specimens are labeled, stored, and submitted for various tests or packaged for shipment. This individual will closely interact with the QA Lab In-Process Technician, QA Manager, and the QA Molding Supervisor as well as other QA Molders.

  • Performs injection molding on test specimens, panels, and pucks
  • Follows drying, mold/press set-up, and specimens’ required guidelines provided in the Molding Specification and reads comments in the Molding Queue list and sample container
  • Collaborates with the QA lab In-Process Technician, QA Manager, Engineers, and other QA employees to assure the best results are obtained and documented
  • Ensures proper labeling of specimens and retains
  • Notifies QA Manager of quality concerns found within the molding sample provided
  • Maintains retain samples of both pellet and molded forms
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to effectively follow written procedures
  • Must have good organizational skills
  • Must have good computer skills
  • Must be dependable
  • Must have excellent attendance
  • Must have a strong work ethic
  • Must work well with others
  • Must have safety awareness
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English

Education and Experience

  • High School degree preferred
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
  • While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to sit and stand for long periods of time

EOE, including disability/vets; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, disability, or other protected status.