Extrusion Set-Up Mechanic - 3rd Shift

  • 297 Laird St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Trion is a local manufacturer with a national and international reach. As the world’s leading maker of display hooks and a top national point-of-purchase and retail equipment manufacturer, we are the behind the scenes outfitting in any retail chain you visit.

Job Description

Extrusion Set-Up Mechanic - 3rd Shift

The Extrusion Set-Up Mechanic - 3rd Shift will be responsible for performing set-up work and troubleshooting on machinery to meet production specifications, ensure machinery set-ups meet tolerance standards, complete Mechanic QA Sheet, check safety equipment, handle minor rework of tooling, communicate status of machinery problems and product QC issues, and educate machine operators on machinery shutdown procedures. This position is for 3rd shift: 11pm - 7am


  • Prior experience in an extrusion or machine shop position
  • Knowledge of machinery set-up and repairs, and of various profiles related to the product
  • Ability to read various measuring devices and blueprints, strong math ability and mechanical aptitude
  • Knowledge of safety equipment and procedures
  • Organizational skills and strong interaction skills
  • Ability to interact as a team member and work with related departments
  • Ability to stand, walk, bend, and twist when job requires. Also use hand manipulation
  • Ability to lift up to 70 pounds; lift assist available
  • Ability to work in a higher temperature environment
  • Ability to use extruders, printers, auto baggers, notching equipment, saws, chillers and vacuum loading system

Job Type: Full-time


Prior extrusion experience preferred. 

Additional Information

Trion Industries offers competitive pay and a generous benefits package including, but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) for full-time employees.