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Process Technician for Injection Molding

Purpose and Scope The role is required to maintain the control of processes in injection molding. The role also provides support to the execution of the production schedule including anything from component changes, setups and startups in the plastics department.

Essential Functions

Direct and monitor the execution of the production schedule
Perform mold and/or material changes as dictated by the schedule
Perform process troubleshooting
Perform part inspections and various other functions to insure part conformity and quality
Verify process with process setup sheet
Monitor and prepare support equipment i.e. circulators, grinders, etc. as needed in the production area
Responsible for all aspects of the injection molding process, not limited to, set:up and tear down, troubleshooting, equipment maintenance and work flow. : Working with production personnel and to ensure molded components meet requirements and makes adjustments as required.
Provides molded components in a timely manner in to ensure production and schedules are met.
Manages raw molding materials in a way that ensures traceability and prevents contamination.
Generates documentation on mold runs that can be used to control traceability and ensure reproducibility.
Working with Marketing, Quality, and Manufacturing Departments during concept, prototyping, and release of new products.
Follows established procedures in order to maintain a clean and organized environment.

Organizational Relationships The role reports to the Production Manager and has a communication relationship with Production Supervisor, Team Leaders, Operators, Mold Technician, Tooling Manager, Process Engineer, Engineering Manager Operations Manager, and Quality Manager.

Self:motivated and Pro:active
Open Minded with Problem Solving/Analytical skills.
Results Driven Time Management skills
Technical Capacity with good trouble shooting skills
Communication Proficiency

Work Environment

Manufacturing environment.

Physical Demands

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
Full:time position. Hours of work are not limited to 40 hours per week. Evening and weekend work as required.

Required Education and Experience

Minimum of an Associates degree preferred.

3:5 years of experience as a process technician.

Technical Knowledge Skills and Experience * Mold Technician experience is required. * Ability to read measuring devices, i.e. micrometer, Vernier calipers, Acu:Guage, etc. * Must possess a valid forklift license and have ability to operate overhead cranes * Ability to read and interpret blue prints * Experience with hand tools is required

Machine Maintenance:

Duties and responsibilities are as follows and not limited to:

Examines form and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
Dismantles machines/molds to gain access to and remove defective parts for replacement or repair by using cranes, hoists, chain falls, hand tools and jacks. Replaces expendable parts. Put machine parts together after accomplishing maintenance and repair work.
Replace, fix, lubricate, clean or realign machine parts and accessories in line with production specifications. Application of adhesives, lubricants or other materials to machines or their parts as well as other equipment as needed.
Ensure cleanliness of machine and machine components by making use of hose, air guns, solvents, cloths, vacuum or other appliances. Take off hardened material from machines or machine parts by utilizing power and hand tools jack and sledge hammer, abrasive and other appliances. Inspects, rebuilds, repairs and redresses tools and repairs electrical equipment.
Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements. Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments as needed.
Installs special functional


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