Process Technician

Job Location

De Forest, WI US


609 Burton Blvd (Deforest), WI 53532

Job Category

Manufacturing & Production


Menasha Corporation is all about possibilities. Our two businesses, Menasha Packaging and ORBIS Corporation, are leaders in their industries, providing corrugated and plastic packaging products and related services to major global companies.

Our employees make the difference, proving that great ideas, collaboration and quality turn possibilities into success. Working at Menasha Corporation means that your insights provide cutting-edge solutions for our customers. If you like to make things happen and are passionate about what you do, you’re going to want to be here.

Join us and become part of the power behind possible.

Shift Requirements

1st Shift
About The Opportunity
Position Summary
  • Process Technicians are responsible for maintaining and improving all the plastic processes. This includes
  • troubleshooting extrusion and converting processes, resin variables, and maximizing efficiency of all operations.
Key Duties And Responsibilities
  • Identify and correct extrusion issues.
  • Perform/assist with extrusion setups.
  • Train how to identify and correct extrusion issues.
  • Train how to perform extrusion setups.
  • Improve machine efficiency via up-time and optimization.
  • Troubleshoot processing defects.
  • Identify and correct converting issues.
  • Perform and assist with converting setups.
  • Train how to identify and correct converting issues.
  • Use basic electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical fundamentals.
  • Work in a safe and efficient manner using all personal protective, safety equipment and devices that are
  • required.
  • Be actively involved in Continuous Improvement; is expected to promote and sustain any and all CI and 5S
  • activities.


Essential to this Position
  • Previous pipe, tube or sheet extrusion processing experience is desired
  • An understanding of material conveying systems, extruder functions and plastic conveying through the extruder is desired
  • Previous extrusion tooling and melt pump experience is a plus
  • History of creating, recording and utilizing in-process or setup documentation is desired
  • Experience training others is desired
Education / Certifications
Education Required
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Education Desired
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Skills & Experience
Work Experience Required
The classification level will be determined by the training completed per the training matrix.
Knowledge, Skills, Or Abilities Desired
  • Must be qualified to operate a forklift.
  • Must be trained in LOTO.
  • Must complete man lift training.
  • Demonstrate basic mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic knowledge.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English.
Additional Requirements
Travel Requirements
About ORBIS Corporation Join ORBIS Corporation where we are all about the power behind possible! ORBIS believes there is a better way to optimize today’s supply chains, with reusable packaging products and packaging management services. As the North American reusable packaging leader, we design and produce plastic reusable totes, bulk containers, pallets, and custom products, including protective interiors and metal racks. Our products help world-class food, beverage, automotive and consumer goods companies move their product faster, safer, and more cost-effectively. As a steward of sustainability, ORBIS is committed to driving the circular economy and a better world for future generations through environmentally friendly product design, sustainable operations, and recycled material usage.

ORBIS, along with Menasha Packaging, an industry-leading corrugated packaging, display, and merchandising solutions provider, are companies of Menasha Corporation, one of America’s oldest private, family-owned manufacturing companies. With a history of innovation spanning more than 170 years, Menasha Corporation is headquartered in Neenah, Wis., and has 100 locations in North America and Europe.

You can check out Menasha Corporation’s culture of focusing on employees, operating responsibly, and serving customers in our online Corporate Social Responsibility Report:

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 to view our two-minute video that shares a quick glimpse about Menasha Corporation and our future of possibilities.

Join us and become part of the power behind possible!

ORBIS Corporation is an 
EOE – Disability/Veteran.