Service Technician
Husky Injection Molding - Peoria, AZ

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Husky Injection Molding Systems is committed to building the strongest team possible – one that consists of high performers who thrive in a dynamic environment. Individuals who are driven by challenge and have a passion for excellence, combined with the right skills to support the company’s growth objectives, are what make us an industry leader. While technical skills are important, it is enthusiasm and personality that make for a successful career at Husky. Our global organization is a multi-cultural, multi-faceted and multi-demographic group. Passion and smart thinking know no boundaries; neither do our team members. We continue to grow in dynamic ways and we recognize that it’s the ideas and expertise of our team members that enable our continued success. Our people make Husky a special company and are a key competitive advantage.

As a global technology leader in injection molding equipment and services, we offer exciting opportunities to be part of a team that drives industry leading innovation. Our state of the art facilities, modern manufacturing equipment and pursuit of best practices make for a strong culture of innovation and excellence.

At Husky, our culture is entrepreneurial, fast-paced and never afraid of change. If you’re attracted to bold goals, believe in uncompromising honesty, mutual respect and environmental responsibility, have a passion for excellence and a desire to make a positive contribution – then join the team!

Job Description

Service Technician, Husky Injection Molding Systems Inc., Peoria, AZ. Perform all the activities required to provide technical support to external/internal customers; set up, maintain, troubleshoot, optimize and repair injection molding systems. Acts as a mentor, takes charge and guides other team members. Develop and maintain superior customer relations, co-ordinate and be a liaison with internal resources to ensure effective customer service, as well as provide telephone support to customer maintenance staff. Troubleshoot and make corrections as required to all control systems, calibrate machine to achieve optimum performance, and set up and maintain machines. Order replacement parts, troubleshoot and diagnose problems with any control system, develop organized approach to solving machine problems in a timely manner, repair/replace parts as required. Provide regular and effective written reports. Instruct service technicians and/or customer operators on the maintenance and safe operation of injection molding systems. Provide telephone support to customer maintenance staff or customer operators. Provide guidance and/or on-the-job training to junior Service Technicians. Must communicate with Central Service/Manufacturing/Parts Center teams to get answers to problems encountered in the field. To provide regular and effective written reports to the Service Manager. Level machine, check and correct parallelism of platens. Ensure that injection unit nozzle is concentric with locating ring in stationary platen. Ensure that all services (electrical, water, air and oils) are properly installed. Check phase rotation of motors. Dry cycle machine(s), operate controls and verify all functions and pressures. Install mold(s) into machine(s). Ensure that tie-bar stretch is within tolerance. Set up robot and End of Arm Tool(s). Set up product handling equipment. Verify hook-up of auxiliary equipment such as chillers, thermolators, dryers, hopper loaders, mixers/blenders, and gas-assist equipment. Troubleshoot and make corrections as required to all control systems; hydraulic system, mechanical system, pneumatic system, electrical and electronic system and the programmable controls. Adjust process variables as required in order to produce parts of acceptable quality. Calibrate/fine tune machine to achieve optimum performance. Train customer staff on machine safety, controls and proper operating procedures of such equipment. This to include machine controls, scheduled maintenance, troubleshooting and repairs. Order replacement parts from our Parts Center. Trouble-shoot and diagnose any problems with any of the control systems. Develop an organized approach to solving machine problems by use of all available reference materials including manuals, drawings, procedures, etc. Repair and/or replace any component on machine, robot, product handling equipment and mold as required. Arrange for the return of parts to central warehouse. Work from blueprints and schematics to troubleshoot electrical/electronic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems. Level machines and robots, adjust nozzle concentricity, platen parallelism, and tie-bar stretch as required. Apply knowledge of S5DOS, 5TI, CLC, RCM and GE Fanuc, Polaris and of materials such as PET, Polypropylene, Polyethylene, and Styrene. Job may be performed from anywhere within the Phoenix, AZ area. Telecommuting is required.


High school diploma and 10 years of experience with injection molding troubleshooting. Travel up to 80%. Job may be performed from anywhere within the Phoenix, AZ area. Telecommuting is required.

Mail resume specifying job title and Requisition #AZ1001 to Attn: Ellen Gokey, Husky Injection Molding Systems Inc., 288 North Road, Milton, VT 05468 U.S.A.

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Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd. is the world's largest brand name supplier of injection molding equipment and services to the plastics...