• Extrusion Set up Technician

    Job Location US-MN-Chaska
    Job ID
  • Company Overview and Values

    Why work at Entegris?

    Lead. Inspire. Innovate. Define Your Future.

    Not everyone who works for a global company shares the same background, experiences and perspectives. We leverage the differences of our employees to bring new ideas to the table. Every employee throughout the company is encouraged to share input on projects and initiatives. Our decision making process is truly a collaborative effort as we realize there are leaders at every level of the organization. We put our values at the core of how we operate as an organization — not just when it’s convenient, but in a lasting and meaningful way. We want the time and energy you spend here to have a positive impact on your life inside and outside of the office.

    Entegris is a values-driven culture and our employees rally around our core PACE values: 




    The Role

    The Extrusion Set-Up Technician position is responsible for processing, setting up, and starting up of extrusion equipment. Completes other duties as assigned.

    In this role you will

    • Monitors product visually and takes corrective action when necessary. Ensures product is consistent with established specifications.  Escalates quality issues as appropriate.  Ensures highest possible product quality and adherence to the Entegris quality system ISO, and/or other standards.  
    • Focuses on key business processes to influence customer satisfaction, waste elimination, growth, cost effectiveness and product/system quality. Promotes and implements use of continuous improvement tools to eliminate non-value activities.  Participates actively in continuous improvement activities such as 6s, Kaizen events, etc.
    • Performs die and pin changes, disassembling and cleaning of barrels and screws; along with baking and annealing processes. Inventory and installation for all heater bands and heat cartridges.
    • Ability to follow production schedules set up production run with all auxiliary equipment and program laser and zumbach measuring systems. Removes fixtures to analyze for cleaning/repairs before storing.  Removes all secondary and auxiliary equipment from the extrusion line and puts back to storage area location.  Completes setup/cycle sheets/ completes all data entries for sap and Asi files/ camline.
    • Identifies and corrects problems: applies experience and knowledge in making adjustments and trains others in areas of expertise; documents changes; addresses questionable parts; and monitors and focuses on scrap reduction.
    • Completes miscellaneous tasks as assigned in support of the larger organization and production goals.
    • Maintains a clean and safe work area.  Wears required Personal Protective Equipment.  Performs duties in a safe manner and observes approved safety procedures.  Communicates potential hazards immediately to supervisor. 

    Traits we believe make a strong candidate

    • Safety conscious
    • Quality conscious / High attention to detail
    • Customer focused
    • Team focused

    Your success will be measured by

    • People and Teamwork
    • Accountability, Integrity, and Trust
    • Creativity and Innovation
    • Dedication to Excellence

    What we offer:

    Our total rewards package goes above and beyond just a paycheck. Whether you’re looking to build your career, improve your health, or protect your wealth, we offer generous benefits to help you achieve your goals.

    • Very Competitive total compensation plans.
    • A 401(K) plan to help you plan for your future with an impressive employer match that’s all yours- no vesting!
    • Great health, dental and vision insurance packages to fit your needs to ensure you’re happy and healthy.
    • 3 weeks vacation - plenty of time to recharge those batteries!


    At Entegris we are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. Our policy is to recruit, hire, train, and reward employees for their individual abilities, achievements and experience without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, marital or military status.


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