Process Technician


As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand. STIHL is seeking a highly motivated, passionate Process Technician to join our Polymers team at STIHL Inc, corporate headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA!


This individual will perform production duties related to the process of injection molding.  Also, the individual will assist in the completion of engineering assignments regarding new method development, designs, cost estimates and work processes.  This individual may assist in the overall planning, installation and maintenance of injection molding and its supporting functions in the department.


Position highlights include: 

  • Competitive Compensation 
  • Extensive Benefits, such as health insurance effective within one month of start, multiple bonus opportunities, relocation assistance, 401(k) with company match and PENSION!

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Monitors and adjusts machine parameters to produce acceptable parts with input from supervisor, quality, and engineering.
  • Monitors daily production efficiency using BARCO system.  Ensures proper work order completion with respect to all quality and planning standards.
  • Coordinates and sets up machines, robots and other equipment and performs necessary tests to aid in production.  Trains and demonstrates to employees in the correct procedures for press operation, as needed. 
  • Provides feedback to engineering on status of work instructions and any corrections or improvements needed.
  • Gathers information and history to establish trends and help solve problems.  Prepares summary reports for supervisors to evaluate.
  • Assists in the training of employees in proper work methods for safe and efficient performance of job duties.
  • Maintains records, files and other documentation pertinent to assignments.
  • Develops technical skills by attending training classes, seminars, exhibits and trade shows; both on-site and off-site.
  • All work affecting product quality shall be competent based on appropriate education, training, skills, and experience.



  • 2 year Technical Associate degree or greater is preferred.
  • 2-5 years related experience or education/experience equivalent.
  • Ability to process Injection Molding Machines and various robotic systems.


Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach