Extrusion Operator II


Eden Prairie, MN, US

Job ID:  52906
Category:  Manufacturing & Operations

LOCATION: Eden Prairie, MN


Make the impossible possible.  3D printing has the remarkable power to transform the future of industries worldwide – from aerospace to energy and from healthcare to fashion.  With our 3D printers at their fingertips, designers and engineers can make magic happen.  They can think beyond the boundaries of what was once possible, create in an instant and transform incredible ideas into tangible things.  From rapid prototyping in multiple colors and textures to medical models that feel and behave like the real thing, our 3D printing solutions can turn the most amazing innovations into practical, commercial solutions.  We believe in making the impossible possible


Stratasys is looking for an Extrusion Operator that will be responsible to perform the extrusion process in accordance with our established specifications as determined by engineering.  You will work from process sheets with both written and verbal instructions given by the supervisor to perform production tasks.  You will check and inspect the operation results against the predetermined tolerances.  A few other job duties will include:

  • Set up and operate a variety of machines used in the production of materials
  • Responsible to meet the production schedule for each assigned line of material
  • Documentation of all line data sheets on individually assigned lines
  • Identify and report issues with quality and out of specification of filament


** Open shifts on 2nd and 3rd with pay differential.  Starting pay at $19+/hr.


As a part of Stratasys, this position requires access to information and/or technology controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR).  The successful candidate must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S. (or, green card holder), protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. 



  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 1+ years of experience in manufacturing environment working with production line equipment
  • Working knowledge of computers



  • Demonstrated experience on extrusion lines




There’s a reason Stratasys is a world leader.


For over 30 years we’ve been pioneering 3D Printing technology, solving problems, questioning, inventing and reinventing. Continually asking, “How can we help our customers turn a great idea into a great success?”.


It’s what drives us. Because we want our customers to succeed.


We provide the best products, services and support great thinking deserves.


Giving your ideas the best possible chance of making it. Make it better. Make it with Stratasys.


Stratasys (Nasdaq: SSYS), headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Rehovot, Israel, is a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions. The company's patented FDM® and PolyJet™ 3D Printing technologies produce prototypes and manufactured goods directly from CAD data for the aerospace, automotive, healthcare, consumer goods and education industries. Stratasys subsidiaries include MakerBot and GrabCAD, and the company operates the digital parts manufacturing service, Stratasys Direct. Stratasys has over 2,000 employees, holds over 1,200 granted or pending additive manufacturing patents globally, and has received more than 30 awards for its technology and leadership.


Stratasys will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.


Stratasys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against for their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.   Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis