Under minimal Supervision, will interface between production and tool department to assure product specifications are met and tool is ready for CIM SPC.
Responsible for mold set-ups and changes, including instructing employees in proper and efficient set-up techniques and methods.
Completes daily mold cleaning checklists.
Examines tools, machines and processes to maximize tool and process utilization and insure all processes and tools are running accurately.
Develops and establishes manufacturing process parameters utilizing established and innovative techniques.
Assists with color changes as necessary.
Works with Quality, Processing, Automation and Tooling as necessary to fix higher level problems.
Supports other positions as needed.
Supports the QMS by adhering to the system requirements.
Understands and follows plant safety rules. Helps to identify and eliminate any safety hazard or concern. Assists in monitoring of quality of work output.
Maintains compliance with company policy and procedures.
Maintains a clean, neat, and orderly work area.
Responsible for reporting any problems or concerns to direct Supervisor.
Maintains good working relations with all other employees. Strives to have no conflicts with other employees.
Requires regular attendance to perform essential element as contained herein between the assigned start and end times for work.
Other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Strong working knowledge of material behavior and rheology.
Familiarity with mold design and hot runner systems.
3-5 years’ general injection molding troubleshooting experience.
Computer skills necessary to effectively utilize CIM.
Skills to use a systematic approach in solving problems through analysis of problem and evaluation of alternate solutions; use logic, mathematics or other problem solving tools in data analysis or in generating solutions.
Self-motivated to learn and perform job tasks to meet or exceed customer and company expectations.
Demonstrates the capacity to work at an efficient rate to meet production goals and standards.
Effectively communicates with others both verbally and in writing.
Ability to work 12 hour shifts, as applicable.
Technical training in higher order injection molding operations (SPC, DOE, Paulson, RIG, etc.)