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Machine Operator

Summit Polymers is a Portage, MI based supplier of injection molded automotive interior trim components.  Take a look at the dashboard on your car and there is a good chance that Summit made the  A/C register, cupholder, console, instrument panel, or glove box.  Summit's Plants currently have off-shift production jobs available.  These are entry level positions and Summit will provide on-the-job training.  Summit's team members have an opportunity to become skilled molding press operators, assembly machine operators, or paint operators.  Starting wage is $11.15 per hour plus shift premiums. Summit values it's employees and offers good benefits, opportunity for advancement and a clean, safe work environment.  

Summit offers a very competitive compensation and benefit package including medical, dental, vision, prescription, life and disability insurance; generous 401(k), flexible spending options, and tuition reimbursement; plus progressive career advancement for high performers. Summit is unable to sponsor any additional F1, TN or H1B Visas at this time. This position requires you to be able to meet our pre-employment testing standards and complete all post-hire training expectations.

Under the direct supervision of the department supervisor, the Machine Operator is assigned to standardized work of routine nature involving molding machine operation and/or assembly of molded part.  Work generally involves the use of simple hand tools, trimming, retrieving, counting, weighing, packing and general overall inspection of part.  Responsibilities include; distribution within the plant, placement and removal of parts from fixtures, monitoring and recording quality assurance, including charting of machine factors affecting quality.  Production Operators/Associates are required to perform continuous visual and manual quality checks in accordance with standardized guidelines.


Candidates must be legally eligible to work in the USA and pass a preemployment assessment test and drug screen.  Summit is an EOE.  Good attendance and work history is a must. 

Contact Information

Technical Center:
6715 South Sprinkle Road
Portage MI 49002
(269) 324-9330

Dearborn Sales and Design:
15101 North Commerce Drive
Dearborn, MI 48120
(313) 583-6000