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Plastic Mold Maintenance Technicians – Mebane, NC

A company manufacturing consumer plastic packaging products is searching for a Plastic Mold Maintenance Technicians to polish, maintain and repair plastic molds. Currently, an opening exists on each of the three shifts.

Maintenance Technician Responsibilities Include:
•Performing mold repair work on cavities and cores due to damage or wear.
•Noting any changes to molds, inserts, parts, etc.
•Documenting work and keep accurate records.Dissembling and assembling molds, analyzing and solving basic mold problems including flashing conditions, galling, venting, cooling problems, etc.
•Assembling, repairing, inspecting, cleaning and polishing molds using skill and care while handling and polishing critical surfaces.Laying out, fabricating and assembling metalworking dies, molds, and machine tool fixtures by analyzing blueprints, sketches, models and engineering or shop specification.
•Using a variety of machinist’s hand tools and precision measuring instruments. Sets up and operates lathes, milling machines, electrical discharge machines, surface and cylindrical grinders.
•Interpreting drawings, evaluating machining methods on assignments and occasionally instructing other toolmakers and apprentices in the operation and setup of tool room equipment.
•Computing dimensions; determining machining and material or parts required. Perform precision work to exacting tolerances and dimensions. Solving problems relating to unusual material, work-holding arrangements, machine settings, fabrication methods, and production processes.

In addition to a hourly salary in the $24 to $30 range, the company offers; standard medical, dental and vision first of the month following 30 days of employment. tuition reimbursement, PTO, 401k, profit sharing, a employee stock option purchase program, Profit Sharing after 1 year of continued employment, and relocation assistance.

Requirements

•Minimum of 3 years experience in the injection molding industry.

•Prior background in plastic injection mold maintenance, repair and troubleshooting.

•CNC experience would be a real plus.

Maintenance Technician – New Richmond, WI

A contract medical plastic injection molding company is searching for a hands-on Maintenance Technician to fill a plastic injection molding machine troubleshooting position. The Maintenance Technician will be responsible for the increasing the operational uptime of the facility and systems through an expanded Preventative Maintenance program.

MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Monitor and maintain preventative maintenance program.
  • Repair, adjust, maintain and re-assemble machines, mechanical and hydraulic equipment.
  • Troubleshoot primary and secondary manufacturing equipment
  • Troubleshoot, repair and fabricate production equipment; welding, cutting, assembly, painting, finishing.
  • Troubleshoot and repair a variety of Injection Molding and Auxiliary support equipment, including but not limited to: Arburg, Van Dorn and Toyo Injection Molding Machines
  • Ultrasonic Welders
  • Multi-axis Industrial Robots
  • Install and qualify above equipment as necessary
  • Support and improve the Preventative Maintenance (PM) program
  • Continuing education to update and expand skill set
  • Document custom equipment and modifications
  • Specify and order replacement components to maintain spare parts inventory
  • Communicate with multiple departments in a professional, positive, team-oriented manner
  • Operate a personal computer, utilizing the Microsoft Office Suite.
  • QUALIFICATIONS:
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Education in electrical and hydraulic training preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience to include maintaining injection molding machines.
  • Hydraulic and Electrical proficiency.
  • AS in electronics preferred.
  • ISO experience preferred.
  • Good troubleshooting and mechanical skills with ability to read blueprints.
  • Strong background in hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical and robotics.
  • Knowledge of OSHA regulations.
  • Valid driver’s license

In addition to a hourly rate in the $24 to $29 range the company offers competitive benefits and relocation assistance.

Automation Technician – New Richmond, WI

A plastic injection molding contract manufacturing company wants to hire an Automation Technician to support the manufacturing operations to ensure equipment and processes are operating at high efficiencies.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
• Troubleshoot and maintain custom electromechanical equipment, automated work cells, vision systems and multi axis robotics.
• Create and de-bug PLC programs with varying levels of complexity.
• Initiate and complete technical activities leading to new improved production processes, as well as manage several small and large scale projects simultaneously.
• Troubleshoot and maintain custom electromechanical equipment, automated work cells, vision systems and multi axis robotics.
• Create and de-bug PLC programs with varying levels of complexity.
• Initiate and complete technical activities leading to new improved production processes, as well as manage several small and large scale projects simultaneously.
• Must be able to program and operate robotic cell and train accordingly.
• Will provide technical assistance and guidance to other robotic operators.
• Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Associates Degree or equivalent in one of the following: controls, electronics, mechatronics or automation, with a minimum of 5 years of related work experience.
• A High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
• Knowledge of PLC programming, set-up of Cartesian, 6 axis, and SCARA robots.
• Self-motivated to adapt to changes in a fast paced environment with demonstrated ability to juggle multiple competing tasks and demands.
• Ability to exercise strong judgment in analyzing, evaluating and solving problems.
• Good technical communication and interpersonal skills.
• The ability to work effectively with a team as well as the ability to work independently as needed to support the group effort.
• Computer proficiency.
• Ability to read, write and communicate in English.

In addition to an hourly rate in $25 to $30 range the company offers competitive benefits and relocation assistance.

Injection Molding Product Supervisor – Spartanburg, SC

A company manufacturing plastic closures incorporating tamper evidence, sealing features, pouring features, etc. wants to hire a Night Shift Production Supervisor The Production Shift Supervisor is needed as a result of continued growth.

The key responsibilities for the Production Shift Supervisor are:

  • Ensuring that all work undertaken or supervised is carried out safely and without injury.
  • Initiating corrective action for product non-conformance.
  • Constantly monitoring shift output to ensure attainment of schedule and customer delivery targets are met.
  • Ensuring that shift production is achieving quality standards through personal inspection and quality assurance reports.
  • Ensuring quality procedures are being followed at all times.
  • Administering plant rules and policies in a fair and consistent manner.
  • Conducting employee appraisals, and developing and implementing training plans.
  • Planning, documenting and implementing sufficient cross training to provide adequate back up of all job functions.
  • Inputting shift production data accurately and on a timely basis.
  • Approving all work orders.
  • Ensuring all equipment and tooling are running to standard.
  • Ensuring that all food safety issues are reported to the appropriate manager or supervisor.

Education:

High school diploma required

Skills

  • Good communication skills to include verbal and written
  • Basic injection knowledge/skills to include troubleshooting of equipment
  • Basic computer skills to include all office programs

Experience

  • 2 years manufacturing experience in a supervisory role preferred.
  • 5 years of Injection molding  or similar product manufacturing experience is required

Night shift Production Supervisor – 12 hours, 7 PM-AM

In addition to an annual salary in the $60,000 to $65,000 range the the company offers competitive benefits including healthcare.

Injection Molding Maintenance Technician – Fort Worth, TX

Description

A privately-held plastic injection molding company specializing in the design, marketing and manufacturing of high quality plastic fiber optic connector products is searching for an Injection Molding Maintenance Technician to work second shift.

The Maintenance Technician is responsible for:

    • Providing breakdown, corrective and preventive electrical, electronic, hydraulic and mechanical maintenance on all production equipment
    • Participating in the development of concepts which lead to machine modifications and capital projects
    • Staying up-to-date on emerging technologies and learning how to apply them
    • Maintaining production and auxiliary equipment in proper and correct working condition with minimal supervision
    • Executing corrective and preventive maintenance work orders according to schedules
    • Performing project work to improve machine operations.

In addition to a hourly rate in the $22 to $26 range the company offers competitive benefits and a modern air conditioned work environment.

Requirements

    • At least 2 years of injection molding and auxiliary equipment maintenance experience.
  •  A minimum of 3 years mechanical and electrical maintenance experience.
Automation Technician – Mt. Pleasant, IA

Job Description

A large proprietary injection molding company wants to hire two third shift injection molding Automation Technicians to; set-up robots, program robots, and troubleshoot robotic molding processes. Must be fully capable to work on robots, program robots and program PLC’s and work with trainees, as required.

Automation Technician Responsibilities Include:

  • Setting robots in running on plastic injection presses.
  • Training process trainees as required.
  • Troubleshooting robots within molding processes and making basic adjustments to ensure quality and production efficiency.
  • Troubleshooting robots and correcting malfunctions and communication information to repair technicians.
  • Providing and implementing robot programs to improve the efficiency of the molding department.
  • Communicating problems, needs and important information to the shift supervisor.
  • Maintaining and repair injection molding equipment and molds.

In addition to an hourly rate in the $22 to $24 range, the company offers competitive benefits including; medical, a 401(k), and relocation assistance.

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience programming and setting up robots to run in a manufacturing environment.
  • Injection molding equipment troubleshooting experience.
  • Ability to read and understand work orders and blue prints.
Plastic Mold Maintenance Technician – Atlanta, GA

A company manufacturing consumer plastic packaging products is searching for a Plastic Mold Maintenance Technician to polish, maintain and repair plastic molds.

Maintenance Technician Responsibilities Include:

  • Performing mold repair work on cavities and cores due to damage or wear.
  • Noting any changes to molds, inserts, parts, etc.
  • Documenting work and keep accurate records.Dissembling and assembling molds, analyzing and solving basic mold problems including flashing conditions, galling, venting, cooling problems, etc.
  • Assembling, repairing, inspecting, cleaning and polishing molds using skill and care while handling and polishing critical surfaces.Laying out, fabricating and assembling metalworking dies, molds, and machine tool fixtures by analyzing blueprints, sketches, models and engineering or shop specification.
  • Using a variety of machinist’s hand tools and precision measuring instruments. Sets up and operates lathes, milling machines, electrical discharge machines, surface and cylindrical grinders.
  • Interpreting drawings, evaluating machining methods on assignments and occasionally instructing other toolmakers and apprentices in the operation and setup of tool room equipment.
  • Computing dimensions; determining machining and material or parts required. Perform precision work to exacting tolerances and dimensions. Solving problems relating to unusual material, work-holding arrangements, machine settings, fabrication methods, and production processes.

In addition to a hourly salary in the $24 to $30 range, the company offers; standard medical, dental and vision first of the month following 30 days of employment. tuition reimbursement, PTO, 401k, profit sharing, a employee stock option purchase program, Profit Sharing after 1 year of continued employment, and relocation assistance.

 Requirements

•Minimum of 3 years experience in the injection molding industry.

•Prior background in plastic injection mold maintenance, repair and troubleshooting.

•CNC experience would be a real plus.

Injection Molding Maintenance Technicians – Chicago, IL

Description

A privately-held, international consumer products company specializing in the design, marketing and manufacturing of high quality, innovative housewares products is searching for Injection Molding Maintenance Technicians.

The Maintenance Technicians are responsible for:

  • Providing breakdown, corrective and preventive electrical, electronic, hydraulic and mechanical maintenance on all production equipment
  • Participating in the development of concepts which lead to machine modifications and capital projects
  • Staying up-to-date on emerging technologies and learning how to apply them
  • Maintaining production and auxiliary equipment in proper and correct working condition with minimal supervision
  • Executing corrective and preventive maintenance work orders according to schedules
  • Performing project work to improve machine operations.

In addition to an hourly rate in the $25 to $30 range, the company offers competitive health care benefits, and a choice of; first, second or third shift.

 Requirements

  • At least 3 years of injection molding and auxiliary equipment maintenance experience.
  • A minimum of 5 years mechanical and electrical maintenance experience.
  • Within commuting distance.
Sr. Tooling Engineer – Chicago, IL

Description

A privately-held, international consumer products company, specializing in the design, marketing and manufacturing of high quality, innovative housewares products is searching for a Senior Tooling Engineer.

The Senior Tooling Engineer reports to the Director of Operations and is part of the senior management team for the plant. The Senior Tooling Engineer will lead the activities of tool room employees, contractors or vendors and be responsible for all tool building activities, maintenance and repair. The Sr. Tooling Engineer will also be responsible for customer molding (sample) trials delivering solutions on-time, on budget and in accordance with safety protocols.

Responsibilities

  • Manage tool room and inventory of tools and third party production locations.
  • Develop and maintain mold standards and mold documentation.
  • Develop and approve tooling suppliers, new mold designs or modifications, molding processes and metrology.
  • Manage mold construction, mold design review, process design, quality assurance and assembly process. Works with customer blueprints / specifications to generate design and cost feedback.
  • Ensure all product quality attributes are met and all quality systems are supported.
  • Perform analysis on customer returns to determine root cause of failures or complaints.
  • Assist in developing scientific molding expertise of organization through training of manufacturing management, process technicians and manufacturing associates.
  • Implements process control techniques and procedures, trouble shoots and advises on injection molding processes and tooling.
  • Key member of plant safety committee driving implementation of safety system.
  • Co-develop budget, capital requests, and cost improvement planning.
  • Support manufacturing management in lean / continuous improvement activities.

In addition to an annual salary in the $80,000 to $95,000 range, the company provides an attractive compensation plan with bonus, a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.

 Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in a technical field is required, preferably in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology.

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in mold making or tool molding environment managing tooling, mold design, mold troubleshooting, maintenance and repair.
  • Understanding of CNC cutting processes and injection molding processes.
  • Project management skills and training.
  • Strong trouble shooting skills. Able to analyze and solve complex technical issues related to equipment, injection molds, process and product quality.
  • Proficient with CAD.
  • Ability to read and comprehend blueprints
  • Residing in the Chicago area.
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