Coordinate the process, methods and sequence for the production of injection molded plastic parts in Micro Mold Production or Small Mold Production. Provide support to production, design, toolroom and customers to ensure dimensionally accurate parts. Takes responsibility for the production of plastic parts that meet or exceed the expectation of the customer
Ensure that the most efficient methods of processing for manufacture are used within the specification and constraints of the part.
Optimize manufacturing efficiency by using knowledge of processes and production equipment capabilities, production methods and quality control standards.
Trouble shoot in a logical, systematic manner. Perform minor maintenance on molds and machines. Make recommendation and problem solve to achieve outcomes desired by the company and the customer.
Document mold performance on process log to maintain a history of the mold which includes problems, issues, recommendations and completed tasks.
Establish and maintain processing parameters for conventional molds or micro molds that can be used as a reference on all shifts. Complete and follow the process reference sheets every time the mold runs
Mentor and train new employees as assigned. Provide production support by example while mentoring and training new employees.
Communicate production problems with management and attend appropriate meetings as necessary to help solve production issues or conditions that limit the efficient use of machines and tools.
High school education coursework or GED required.
Experience or training in manufacturing using quality systems.
Five years manufacturing experience in plastic injection molding with relevant knowledge of resins and plastic materials preferred.
Has extremely high attention to detail and above average communication skills.
Ability to "think outside the box"
Must have mechanical aptitude and ability to trouble shoot using a systematic approach.
The duties of this job are executed in a climate-controlled environment with few temperature or humidity extremes
To apply for this position, please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org