Set-Up Technician

Seattle, WA

Posted August 13, 2019

Full-time, Temporary to Hire, Monday-Friday, 2:30pm-11pm

We have a great opportunity for individuals looking to break into one of the Puget Sound's leading industries - Aerospace! This is a full-time, temp-to-hire job where you will learn a ton and grow your manufacturing career!

A leading aerospace plastics company located in Ballard is looking to add an Set-Up Technician to their day shift team. This company manufactures airplane parts, so the work you do will have a major impact on the way people fly!

In this set-up 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

Facility tours are also offered, so you can check out your new workplace before you start.

Set-up Technician Requirements:

  • Ability to pass a basic math and reading comprehension test
  • Comfortable standing for long periods of time
  • Comfortable lifting up to 40lbs.
  • Experience working with machinery

Weekday Schedules available: 

  • Day:  Monday-Friday, 2:30-11:00pm

Pay: $18.04/hr (plus available overtime so you can make some extra cash!)

Pay day is every Friday and you will be paid weekly.

Location: Ballard Conveniently located near the bus lines. Plenty of on-site, FREE parking available if you drive.

If you've been looking for an opportunity in aerospace, apply today to this Set-Up Technician role! Or call Mary at 206-405-3300 to learn more and schedule an interview. 


TERRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

About Your Recruiter

Mary Harper

I am a Recruiter for the TERRA Seattle team. I love the new adventures that come with each day and the rewarding feeling of providing each client with the perfect candidate! One of my favorite aspects of TERRA are the opportunities for growth that each candidate is presented with, allowing them to reach their full potential.

Named Best of Staffing® eight years running, TERRA specializes in finding the Right Fit™.

Our mission is simple: Success Stories Created Daily.

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