Compression Injection Press Help

COMPRESSION INJECTION PRESS HELP SUMMARY: Works with Paragon employees and customers to complete mold tryouts that ensure customer satisfaction and the ability to produce quality parts. 


Paragon D&E is family owned and operated since 1942. Paragon has been awarded the Best and Brightest Company to work for multiple years, partly due to our welcoming culture and industry diversity. Our company works in a variety of industries, including Aerospace, Nuclear, Heavy Truck, Automotive, Agriculture, Oil &Gas, and more! With work in that many industries, there is something for everyone here. Employees get to work with state-of-the-art machining and technology in a clean and organized shop.

With ample room for growth and development, Paragon is looking for new talent, skills, and expertise to join our team because we believe these are the keys to success. Not only are we a stable company looking for process-driven people; Paragon is also a very fun rewarding place to work. Sign-on and referral bonuses, free health insurance, encouraging staff, onsite nurse, EAP, employee gatherings, and so much more! Apply today to join our team.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (includes the following, other duties may be assigned)

  • Work with the press operator to maintain quality and customer satisfaction
  • Assist in loading and unloading the press
  • Use verbal communication to work with other departments on production requirements
  • Complete checklists and other required documentation
  • Participate in 5S activities and take corrective action as needed
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Interacts with customers in a welcoming, helpful, and productive way to ensure tryout success
  • Follow safety procedures
  • Operate an overhead crane and lift truck with a trailer to move raw blocks and tooling throughout the facility
  • Assist with production activities as needed under the direction of Supervisors, Machinists, and Project Professionals
  • Clean and prep jobs using the wash bay
  • Assist in shipping and receiving as needed


Physical Demands:  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds individually or 80 pounds in a team lift situation.

These demands are essential functions of the job that an employee must perform to successfully complete their job. Reasonable accommodations may be made when needed.


FlexibleA willingness to assist in all areas of the shop as work opportunities present themselves.

Communication – The ability to collaborate effectively to ensure quality teamwork and customer satisfaction.

Customer Oriented – Present the best side of Paragon to customers onsite with effective attitudes and actions while forming customer relationships

ReliableShows up to work on time, ready to contribute and learn.

Situational Awareness – Be aware of and understand what is happening at all times for the safety and protection of yourself and others by managing hazards or risks

Teamwork – Have the drive to help out and ask for help whenever a situation occurs

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