Location
Cincinnati IN
Country
USA
Industry
Injection Molding
Date Posted
2/12/2021

Process Technician - Injection Molding

POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for safely and independently completing mold/tooling changes, production startups/shutdowns, ISBM/ancillary machine troubleshooting, repairs and physical plant troubleshooting and repairs daily. This role will be a cross-functional position between maintenance and process. Support process improvement, new projects and will be supporting role for new technology.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Inspect machinery, tooling and equipment ensuring all safety features, guards and devices work properly
  • Ability to complete tooling changes and process in a new part for production
  • Make necessary process adjustments, tooling adjustments, repairs, and cleaning
  • Repair/troubleshoot blow molding equipment, ancillary equipment (leak testers, conveyers, case erectors, thermolators, color feeders, vacuum pumps, and hot runners)
  • Use inspection procedures, specifications, and prints/drawing/schematics to determine condition of parts and tooling
  • Operate precision measuring equipment during startup or issue resolution to verify repairs/changes
  • Establish and maintain process records to ensure products meet or exceed quality specifications
  • Support production to reduce scrap and promote efficient operations through cycle time improvement, process adjustments and machine/mold setup tuning
  • Perform basic facility maintenance (ie: lighting, compressors, water pumps, basic HVAC etc)
  • Ability to lift 45–80lbs
  • Other duties as assigned

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Mechanical aptitude required
  • Knowledge in industrial hydraulics and pneumatics required
  • Knowledge of industrial three-phase electric and motor controls required
  • Knowledge of HVAC, chillers, and compressed air a plus
  • 2+ years’ experience in injection molding preferred, ISBM or blow molding experience a plus
  • Knowledge of AC/DC circuits, industrial wiring (3 phase) and piping



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