Back Up Lead Operator

Intertech Plastics, Inc.

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Denver, CO

Job Description

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Job Overview:

Job Details

Job Location:    Intertech Medical - Denver, CO
Salary Range:    Undisclosed

Intertech is an innovation leader in plastics injection molding driven by the strength and engagement of our employees, customers and the community. Our employees are extremely important to us and we work hard to create an enjoyable workplace where people are challenged and have the autonomy to make an impact. We are looking for people who want to join a company with a solutions-based culture.

The Backup Lead Operator is responsible for visually inspecting and packaging product to be in compliance with customer requirements. The Backup Lead Operator must perform all duties in accordance with Intertechs ISO Quality Management System and strictly adhere to production processes and procedures. The manufacturing area is a controlled environment requiring all associates to wear PPE (Personal Protective Equipment such as lab coats, hair nets, and latex gloves) at all times, while in the controlled areas of the building. He/she must also be able to perform all Lead Operator duties as required (see Lead Operator job description).

Performance Accountability

This position requires high performance in the following areas:

  • Safety / Cleanliness (Proper use of PPE and appropriate attire for particulate control, as required)
  • Training Compliance and adherence to production processes and procedures
  • Quality and workmanship
  • Performance - Adherence to cycle time standards
  • Attendance
  • Housekeeping
  • Behavior / Attitude

Key Responsibilities

  • Visually inspect and package product in accordance with documented specifications
  • Complete and maintain accurate production records and paperwork
  • Accurately record scrap
  • Communicate defects and production issues with supervisor in a timely fashion
  • Perform sub-assembly operations
  • Maintain a clean work environment
  • Assist in training new operators
  • Additional duties as assigned

Professional Experience/Qualifications

  • Previous experience working in an ISO controlled environment preferred
  • Previous injection molding or manufacturing experience preferred
  • Ability to comprehend and follow visual, written, and verbal instructions

Professional and Personal Attributes

  • Manual dexterity required to handle, sort, assemble, and/or package small parts
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks
  • Ability to align to organizational values


  • High School diploma or GED preferred

Intertech does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation or military status in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff.

Intertech is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, compensation, termination, promotions and other conditions of employment against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin (ancestry), age, religion (creed), disability, veterans status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.