Mold Set-Up Technician

Job Title: Mold Set-Up Technician

Overview:

The Innovation and Education Center (IEC) Set-up Technician’s primary role is to provide support in setting of molds and preparing of materials for production/qualifications trials in the IEC. Must have a solid understanding of auxiliary equipment associated with the injection molding process. This role is responsible for ensuring that the molds/ material/ and auxiliary equipment are in place and functioning to allow successful qualification and trials of IMFLUX and customers molds.

Essentials Functions:

  1. Maintain that all mold changes done in the IEC are completed to ensure quality, timeliness, and safety.
  2. Work with IEC team to ensure all process criteria are met to allow for successful startup of molds
  3. Ensure presses and molds in IEC are maintained and available for work to be performed as needed.
  4. Ensure press area is presentable for training and tours as well as for daily work.

Functional Skills:

  • Possess technical knowledge of plastics processing equipment, and injection molding machine set up, basic repair, ideally including a basic understanding of their control systems and electro mechanical skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn, document, and improve existing procedures
  • Strong planning and organizational skills.
  • Ability to multi-task when required and progress several projects simultaneously
  • Strong communications and computer skills
  • Experience and comfort working in a start-up environment
  • Some ability to read and understand drawings of mechanical mechanisms such as molds and their functionality.

Qualifications:

  • A High school diploma plus strong mechanical aptitude needed
  • 5+ years experience in setting of plastic injection molds.
  • Previous experience in new technology platforms desired
  • Previous experience working individuals or teams desired
  • Previous experience working with all auxiliary equipment (material loaders, thermolator, color feeding systems)
  • Experience in operating injection molding presses required
  • Overhead crane experience is a must
  • Forklift experience a plus

Job Location:

Hamilton

Position/Type:

Manufacturing

Equal Opportunity Employer:

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