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Extrusion Operator Day



Posting ID: JP-002352807

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Santa Rosa, California
Full Time
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Day Shift: Mon-Fri 7am-3:30pm + OT on Weekends occasionally

The Extrusion Operator sets up and operates plastic extrusion equipment to manufacture miniature, precision tubing for heart stents. The Extrusion Operator (EO) works in a manufacturing setting/clean room with 15 lines of Extrusion machines that make different types of tubing for heart stents and other medical devices.

The Extrusion Operator is responsible for operating and troubleshooting their assigned machine throughout their shift, QC-ing the finished product, and documenting their work.

The Extrusion Operator will make adjustments to the machines, change parts on the machines to make different tubes, and use tools to change the parts/troubleshoot the machine.

Once the Extrusion Machine is operating correctly, they will QC tubes using a microscope and document their work.


machine operator, machine operator, clean room, tools, troubleshooting, photography, computer, technician

Top Skills Details:

machine operator, machine operator, clean room, tools, troubleshooting, photography, computer, technician

Additional Skills & Qualifications:


They are very flexible on criteria as long as they can do the below:

o Must be mechanically inclined and be good at problem solving. They will spend the majority of their day troubleshooting Extrusion Machines. If they don't like problem solving/fixing things, they won't like this job. Somebody who tinkers on cars, or knows how to troubleshoot electronics or figure out why the TV isn't working (for example) would do well.

o Must have a HS Diploma or GED (will be asked to provide upon hire)

o Must be willing to submit to a compliance check (7 year)

o Good attendance, on time, good team member

o Willing to work OT, they do work some Saturdays


• The job is a one year potential contract with a possibility of being hired permanently, and may move in to a second or third year contract, if needed.

• The job will end when Medtronic moves its Extrusion Operations to Danvers, MA in 2-3 years. Their contract can continue to be renewed each year until they move.

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Lizette Cirigo

Phone: +17077943313


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