Injection Mold Setup Tech (2nd & 3rd)
Job Category: Hourly (Mfg) Employee
Requisition Number: INJMO005142
Chicopee, MA, USA
JOB OVERVIEW: Role is responsible for operation of injection molding machines while maintaining a clean and safe work environment.
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Qualify new molds. Work closely with VE to refine our current set ups. Work closely with the VE group to introduce new products. Work on implementing our process team action items or objectives. Communicate any unnecessary downtime of equipment within the department to other set up techs, supervisors or maintenance group. Monitor product flow and schedule for accuracy. Troubleshoot and communicate technical issues to Electrical engineers or VE group by gathering pertinent information. Schedule IM when supervisor is on vacation. Setup / operate /changeover / troubleshoot injection molding machines & robots and associated auxiliary equipment to ensure quality levels are maintained. Install and extract molds (quick changeover) and Transport molds to/from tool room. Perform preventative maintenance to minimize downtime such as non-return valve changes, nozzle changes, screws & barrels changes, mold changes, dryers, grinders, etc. Keep area clean and organized. Perform required quality check such as size checks, cosmetic checks, 1st piece check, etc. Make sure proper material, molds, equipment are available for each production run. Load /Unload material into machines. Teamwork and job rotation required within the department. Commitment to efficient and quality production. Participate in continuous improvement to maximize productivity and obtain the best rate of operation. Maintain equipment and room cleanliness. Work in a safe manner following all PPE and standardized processes. Perform all other duties as assigned by the Supervisor.
TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities): Ability to solve problems independently. Ability to make decisions independently. Ability to work in a team environment. Ability to read and write through various means of communication. Understanding of injection molding. Understanding of mechanical concepts related to manufacturing. Basic understanding of math concepts.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or GED. 5 years' experience of Golf Ball Injection Molding Experience. Fork truck operation. Must be able to read, write and understand English.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS / WORK ENVIRONMENT (if applicable): Frequent standing and walking for long periods of time. Frequent stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling. Infrequent reaching into and working in confined spaces, including machinery. The work environment is very loud. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. infrequently. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
DISCLAIMER: This job description indicates in general terms, the type and level of work performed as well as the typical responsibilities of employees in this classification and it may be changed by management at any time. Other duties may also apply. Distribution of this item outside of the Company without an authorized release is a violation of Company policy.
If your experience is close to what we're looking for, please consider applying. Experience comes in many forms, skills are transferable, and passion goes a long way. We know that diverse backgrounds and experiences make for the best problem-solving and creative thinking, which is why we're dedicated to adding new perspectives to the team and encourage everyone to apply. We look forward to learning more about you.
How To Apply
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