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Foam Production Technician, Night Shift (5:30pm-5:30am)

Wiscasset, ME, US

Ref. number:  2403

$500 sign-on bonus

+$1,000 from Maine's Back to Work program for eligible hires in July! 




Mölnlycke is a medical device manufacturer in Wiscasset, ME providing on-the-job training for entry-level Production Line Technicians.  


We are currently seeking 3 additional full-time Foam Production Technicians to support our manufacturing of medical foam used in our healthcare products worldwide.


What we offer

  • Entry-level position with comprehensive, on-the-job, paid training
  • 12-hour shifts (5:30 PM - 5:30 AM), 3-day & 4-day work wks
  • $17/hr ($16/hr +$1 shift differential)
  • Overtime pay at 1.5X pay rate)
  • $500 sign-on bonus ($100 paid after 1 wk; $400 paid after 6 wks)
  • Career advancement opportunities, education assistance
  • Competitive benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, short and long-term disability insurance, life insurance, medical and dependent care reimbursement accounts, 401(K) Plan with company match, profit sharing contribution, discretionary annual bonus, holidays and PTO program.



Your role

  • Work both independently and collaboratively to produce the maximum quality and quantity of foam in the safest and most efficient manner.
  • Operate machinery on a production line used to manufacture foam and packaging of finished goods.
  • Perform quality control testing and inspection on foam products.
  • Record data in a computerized database.
  • Support continuous improvement of the workflow and production output of the foam line through feedback and input on manufacturing processes.




  • Pre-employment physical, background check, and at least 2 professional references required
  • Proven success working in a team-based environment as well as the ability to meet performance measures with minimal direct supervision and guidance
  • Ability to make well-reasoned decisions both independently and as part of a team
  • Effective communication and organization skills
  • Basic mechanical, mathematical, and computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook)
  • Ability to work overtime to ensure production goals are met
  • Over 75% of the workdays are spent walking or standing
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Regular handling, lifting, carrying, pulling, pushing, reaching and grasping
  • Close vision and color vision are required
  • Ability to wear a respirator
  • Experience in production, manufacturing, or related environment preferred, but not required.



About Mölnlycke


Mölnlycke is a world-leading medical solutions company. We specialize in:

  • Wound management: including dressings with Safetac® such as Mepitel® and Mepilex®
  • Preventing pressure ulcers: with Mepilex® Border used prophylactically and devices to help turn and re-position patients
  • Surgical solutions: including Mölnlycke trays, HiBi® antiseptics and Biogel® surgical gloves


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Nearest Major Market: Maine