Arconic Wax Set-Up Operator in Dover, New Jersey


Wax Set-Up Operator


Position Description


The set-up operator assists in preparing the injecting machines to inject the correct pieces for the daily schedule.


  • Expected to assist in the implementation of EHS Values and policy statements and accompanying principals.

  • Comply with all department, facility, corporate and regulatory EHS regulations.

  • Wear all required personal protective equipment (PPE).

  • Report all job-related illness and injuries (Per Employee Handbook).

  • Report all safety, health and environmental concerns to your supervisor in a timely manner.

  • Attend all EHS training.


  • Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds

  • Frequent standing.


• Assists in training new employees in correct injection procedures.

• Sets up and operates any injection machine or mold as directed by the foreperson.

• Inspects work performed against established quality limits.

• Manufactures mold spray per SPI and formulation instructions.

• Moves cores from the core stock room to the core prep area.

• Makes minor repairs on injection presses and any other equipment in department.

• Assists in start of run & end of run patterns.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Training may be temporarily scheduled on a shift other than the shift listed above.

Basic Qualifications

  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. ‘Green Card Holder’), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

  • No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Candidates residing within a 50 miles radius of Dover NJ will only be considered.

  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution.

Preferred Qualifications

Job Function

Manufacturing / Operations

Business Unit Group

Engineered Products and Solutions

Business Unit

Arconic Engines

Job Type

Entry Level/New Grad