Lead Setup Technician

Stryten Energy
Niagara Falls, New York
Dec 01, 2023
Dec 10, 2023
Position Type
Manager / Leader, Technician
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate

Stryten Energy manufactures proprietary and custom injection molding products serving the industrial lead battery, automotive and consumer markets. Stryten Energy is expanding battery poly manufacturing and recycling output to help solve industry-wide supply constraints.

As a Lead Set Up Technician, you will be responsible for maintaining the production floor of 16 injection molding machines. You will also be required to work as a team with millwrights, quality, machine operators, and management to produce quality parts efficiently, while maintaining a clean and safe work environment for all employees.

This is a night shift position (7pm - 7am). Training will be days for approximately 5 months, then move to nights

Starting Pay Rate: $24.43/hour, plus $.22/hour shift differential


  • Required to start up injection molding machines
  • First article part inspections
  • Keep injection molding machines clean
  • Make any process adjustments as required
  • Mold set-ups
  • Quality walk throughs
  • Produce detailed shift reports
  • Create mold repair work orders
  • Document process changes


  • 5 years of experience processing injection molding machines
  • 5 years of experience setting up molds in injection molding machines
  • Master Molder 1, Paulson, or Routsis Certifications preferred.
  • Experience with Haitian and Milacron Injection Molding Machines is a plus

  • Must have ability to work in a fast-paced production floor, while multitasking multiple issues.
  • Knowledge of Hot Runner Control Systems, Valve Gates, Sequential Valve Gate Systems
  • Knowledge of Auxiliary Equipment (Water Units, Chillers, Negative Pressure Units, Central loading System)
  • Ability to use Quality Inspection Equipment and read part drawing blueprints (Calipers, micrometers, pin gauges)
  • Must be detail oriented, self-starter, dependable, and be able to work without constant supervision.
  • Communicate effectively with all levels of Management, Quality, and Operators to ensure quality
  • Must be safety oriented, and understand basic electricity, pneumatics and hydraulics is a plus.
  • Must have experience with computers, email, excel, word, etc.


Stryten Energy is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

About Our Company

Stryten Energy helps solve the world's most pressing energy challenges with a broad range of energy storage solutions across the Essential Power, Motive Power, Transportation, Military and Government sectors. Headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia, we partner with some of the world's most recognized companies to meet the growing demand for reliable and sustainable energy storage capacity. Stryten powers everything from submarines to subcompacts, microgrids, warehouses, distribution centers, cars, trains and trucks. Our stored energy technologies include advanced lead, lithium and vanadium redox flow batteries, intelligent chargers and energy performance management software that keep people on the move and supply chains running. An industry leader backed by more than a century of expertise, Stryten has The Energy to Challenge the status quo and deliver top-performing energy solutions for today and tomorrow. Learn more at .