Injection Mold Process Technician is a great B Shift, Temp to Hire or Direct position with a solid Optics Client in the greater Rochester area.
Injection Mold Process Technician must have a working knowledge of injection molding, mold design, operation and maintenance practices.
Injection Mold Process Technician must understand and have knowledge to Set up presses, molds and processes as well as providing on-going production support for the injection molding of high precision plastic components.
Must Understand proper handling of plastic precision parts.
Injection Mold Process Technician responsibilities:
Install molds in press per production requirements.
Works closely with quality department to develop stable process and troubleshoot production issues.
Provides feedback and assists in development of work instructions for new jobs and when procedures have been modified on old jobs.
Adheres to the process control plans for the manufacturing line.
Advises management when procedures are not adequate and need review.
Performs machine set up and process optimization with mold operators.
Provides “Hands-On" support in troubleshooting, problem solving and corrective action in all phases of the injection molding operations.
Work to improve conditions, work place layout and increase efficiency.
Communicates in a proactive manner to mold operators and Quality Control Staff as changes in parts or operation of the mold machine.
Provides assistance and direction in the preventative maintenance, modification, repairing and handling of molds.
Familiar with Molding and resins, measuring equipment such at calipers, micrometers, dial indicators, and basic computer skills to include Microsoft office skills including Word and Excel.Computer controlled inspection/test equipment (CMM, interferometer, profilometer etc.)
Minimum 2-year technical degree or equivalent experience in plastic injection molding.
Working knowledge of mold design, operation and maintenance practices.
At least 2 years experience in molding desired or a minimum 5 years plastic molding and set-up.
Basic understanding of Injection Molding machine Robotics and automation.
Plastics manufacturing and/or inspection experience
Understands the quality standards for a clean work space in the operations department..
Familiar with ISO 9000 Standards & SPC practices.
Must have basic understanding of Microsoft Office skills
Effective interpersonal, communication skills and is a team player.
Able to lead a team in process improvement and provide measurement and progress towards error proofing.
Able to make suggestions on improving the process and Continuously reviews and improves procedures and processes.
Hours are B shift