Setup Technician | Aerospace | Night Shift

Seattle, WA

Posted August 3, 2022

Full-time, Temporary, Monday-Thursday, 3am-2pm

Great opportunity for someone looking to break into one of the Puget Sound's leading industries—aerospace!  

A leading aerospace plastics company is adding a Setup Technician to their team. This is a full-time job where you will learn a ton and grow your manufacturing career!

This company manufactures plastic airplane parts, so the work you do will have a major impact on the way people fly. 

The best part? 

No previous machine operator experience needed. They will train!

This job provides training in the Ballard neighborhood of Seattle and it is projected to last through the end of September.

There is potential for temp-to-hire if you are open to relocating to their Everett location.

In this Setup Technician role you will:

  • Obtain required molds from the tooling room and transports to the proper press
  • From specifications, drawings, charts, written or verbal instructions, hang and clamp molds into injection molding machines
  • Plumb water, oil, hook-up, chillers, and heaters as required to ensure proper mold production
  • Set press machine parameters into the press from set-up sheets


  • Strong mechanical aptitude (machine operation experience is a plus)
  • 6+ months recent work history
  • Ability to pass a basic math and reading comprehension test
  • Comfortable standing for up to a 12-hour shift
  • ITAR Compliant (US Citizen documentation)

Schedule available: Monday-Thurs, 3am-2:00pm

Pay: $19-24/hr, plus available overtime!

  • Pay day is every Friday and you will be paid weekly!

Location: Training takes place in the Ballard neighborhood of Seattle. This position transfers to Everett in August 2022. Bus accessible, and free parking available at both locations. 

If you've been looking for an opportunity in aerospace, apply today to this Aerospace Setup Technician position! Or call us at 206-453-2852 to learn more.

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Keegan Laux

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