Mold Stamper Job Description Sample
Royal is a diverse manufacturer of injection molding, urethane foam and assemblies. We serve the automotive, furniture, and consumer products industries. We are growing and looking for talented individuals to join our team!
We offer great benefits including:
- No Sunday work
- Quarterly bonuses based on profitability
- Ownership in the company through our ESOP plan (Employee Stock Ownership Plan)
- Outstanding health and dental insurance
People who succeed at Royal are those who share the values of our company: Integrity. Stewardship. Teamwork. Hard work. Excellence.
We're committed to being the employer of choice. Our goal is to build a culture of commitment where everyone is respected and valued. Where everyone participates. Where everyone matters. We give our employees the responsibility -- and the authority -- to make decisions. We try to provide the best possible work environment. We encourage creativity. We applaud ingenuity. We reward problem solving. And we recognize that we are only a part of our employees' lives. Our culture embraces the family. We celebrate accomplishments -- both inside the workplace and out. We aim to replicate the family structure on the manufacturing floor by establishing work teams committed to one another -- and to our customers.
Injection Mold Process Technician
The Process Technician supports the production efforts in the staging of tooling and startup of production jobs while maintaining reasonable efficiencies, minimizing tool damage/wear, and preserving the safety of all viability. Support of engineering development and corrective/preventative action efforts are required as necessary.
Provide machine set up and process support for all production processes
Clean, stage and tear down molds (with extreme care and attention) to meet production needs
Participates in test shots.
Measure first shots for each production job, as necessary
Run sample parts and facilitate in establishing processes for new and transfer tooling projects
Promote 5S maintenance & improvements
Responsible to repair, rebuild, or overhaul all types of production, service equipment and machine parts in all production areas and replacement for various production equipment
Develop and follow the standardized work instructions to minimize machine downtime,
Knowledge and understanding of all thermoplastics and processes & all of the set-ups on all of the molding equipment and machinery.
Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of parts.
Maintains liaisons with Engineers and Die Maintenance
Performs in-process audits and communicates directly with the Quality department
Operates measuring tools such as micrometers, dial and digital calipers, and etc.
Visually inspects surfaces for flaws and makes adjustments accordingly.
Operates secondary equipment such as ultrasonic welder, drill press, trim press and gate cutters.
Operate a variety of forklifts and other material moving equipment and tools.
Able to work any overtime as necessary.
Education / Experience:
High School Diploma or GED equivalent required.
Two-year training certificate or Associates Degree in plastics-related subject preferred
Attended advanced training courses in plastics injection molding processing preferred
5-10 years’ experience with advanced plastics injection molding processing in the 1500 – 4000 ton machine range preferred
Other Required Skills:
General understating of automation systems and equipment
Basic computer skills (Microsoft Office)
Basic blueprint reading skills
Strong written/verbal communication, leadership, interpersonal and motivational skills
Understanding of ISO 9001 & 14001 regulations with regard to production processes and documentation practices
Sitting and/or standing for an extended period of time as well as some walking within the facility.
Ability lift and carry various items up to 50 pounds.
Forklift certified or have ability to obtain forklift certification
Plastic Injection Mold Technician 2Nd & 3Rd Shift
Bob Jones & Associates, Inc. is a U.S. based staffing solutions company providing contract services, contract to hire, recruitment outsourcing options and permanent placement services through contingency or retained search.
My customer has manufactured exterior lighting and signaling systems for major automotive manufacturers for almost 25 years! Committed to continuous quality improvement, my client has earned QS-9000 and ISO-14001 certificates of approval.
Now, almost 25 years and numerous industry firsts later, the company is an established industry leader, employing over 1,000 people. The Seymour, Indiana facility encompasses more than half a million square feet, and the company operates a manufacturing facility in Queretaro, Mexico and a sales office in Dearborn, Michigan. Leading automotive manufacturers rely on my client for innovative exterior lighting and signaling systems. 1 out of 4 vehicles produced in the world carry my client’s products.
Currently, my client has a need for a Injection Mold Technician on 2nd or 3rd shift based in Seymour, Indiana. As a Injection Mold Technician some of your responsibilities will include:
As a Plastic Injection Mold Technician on 2nd or 3rd shift, a qualified candidate will use their 4 years of mold processing experience. Knowledge of troubleshooting: robotics, pneumatics, thermoplastic injection, and mold/tool placement.
Along with a highly competitive compensation, my client offers full medical benefits, matching 401K, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays and vacation days. Send updated resume for quick and confidential consideration.
The Mold Technician performs routine maintenance on plastic injection molds both in the press and on the bench under the direct supervision of a Mold Maker. This consists of dissembling, cleaning, organizing, and reassembling complex tooling.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Perform routine maintenance on plastic injection molds in the press and on the bench
Dissemble, clean, organize, and reassemble complex tooling
Assist in layout of work station to improve work flow
React to processing problems quickly; consult with engineers and Leads Tooling on appropriate action
Follow Lead Tooling directions: Schedule, Standard Work Instructions, Quality Procedures.
Ensure all equipment is working properly
Coordinate activities to ensure departmental compliance to all Federal, State, Local and Company regulatory requirements. These elements include FDA, EPA, OSHA, ISO, EEOC and Company policies relative to the manufacture of product, lot control requirements, documentation requirements, housekeeping, preventative maintenance, calibration, associate training and safety (equipment, associate and material).
Perform these and other duties as necessary or required, the inclusion of which will not alter the basic scope of the position
Work on special projects as they arise Moldtrax 6.0, 6's and safety.
Actively demonstrating support through interactions with solid communication skills, attitude, dedication, commitment, respect, pride and trust.
Knowledge, Skills & Qualifications
Ability to work with PC Software
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret drawings and blueprints
Ability to complete work order forms and other routine forms
Ability to operate correctly, a wide range of measuring tools and equipment
Must be able to work with fractions, decimals, and do basic geometric calculations
The ability to work independently as well as function as part of a team, while working in a fast paced manufacturing environment
Education and Experience
High School Diploma required
3 years of experience in Tool Maintenance Work
Good writing, verbal and communication skills
Must be 18 years of age
Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check
- Typically requires travel less than 5% of the time
Physical Requirements and Work Environment
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear
This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines
Work may be performed in a clean room environment
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be required to sit or stand for long periods of time
Wear safety glasses and steel-toed shoes.
Mold Tooling Engineer (Days)
Job Description: Summary
Job DescriptionExcited to grow your career?
We value our talented employees, and whenever possible strive to help one of our associates grow professionally before recruiting new talent to our open positions. If you think the open position you see is right for you, we encourage you to apply!
Our people make all the difference in our success.
BD has a number of injection molding sites located worldwide. This site will be the Holdrege Nebraska plant. BD-Holdrege Factory includes all electric injection molding presses, automatic resin handling systems. This is an opportunity for highly motivated, forward thinking, self-starters to join this world class organization.
The Mold Tooling Engineer will facilitate the fabrication of injection molding tools for plastic injection molding. This position will include vendor selection, conceptual design of tooling, selection of hot runner system, project management of tooling fabrication, and implementation of tooling into the manufacturing processes. It also ensures compliance with BD quality systems, policies, procedures and best practices and all local, state, federal and BD safety regulations, policies and procedures. Regular, punctual attendance is an essential job function. Ability to read, write and converse in English.
Work with mold build vendors in the design of injection molding tools, to include pilot through high cavitation production, for plastic injection molding of high precision, tight tolerance plastic parts and design fixtures and jigs.
Oversee tooling projects from conception through production start-up.
Work with tooling suppliers on request for quotation, schedules, mold design reviews, hot runner system selection, mold factory acceptance test (FAT) and project implementation.
Willing to travel as required for Mold Builds, Mold Trials etc.
Review product designs and make recommendations on tooling projects to ensure they are designed for manufacturability, efficiency, and cost-savings.
Participate in tool design reviews and ensure they are conducted in accordance with the BD guidelines and adhere to the BD mold design and build standards.
Evaluate part design for manufacturability using Mold Flow Analysis to evaluate mold filling, mold cooling and warpage analysis, and in molded stress analysis. Work with mechanical engineering to optimize part design.
Oversee all record retention for tooling. This will include required follow-up on action items resulting from preliminary mold designs through production startups. This encompasses both internally designed and built tooling along with all sub-contracted work.
Monitor construction of injection molds.
Source tooling suppliers and interact with them on regular basis to ensure that services meet expectations.
Monitor project schedules with tooling suppliers and ensure that projects are completed on time and according to design requirements
Implement tooling modifications and improvements.
Work with reverse engineering principles and rapid prototype resources as needed.
Utilize basic understanding of dimensioning, tolerance and inspection practices.
Other duties as assigned.
- Coordinate and control all cost, delivery and quality objectives for the design, construction and validation of assigned injection mold projects.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
Minimum Education and Experience:
This position has the following educational requirements:
Required: Associate's Degree (minimum)
Field(s) of Study: Business, Engineering, Plastics or related discipline with 3-5 yrs. experience.
Preferred: Bachelor's Degree
Field(s) of Study: Plastics Engineering or related Engineering field with 2 yrs. experience.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, or Abilities (KSA's):
Basic or Simple KSA: Project management of tooling fabrication
Proficient / Working KSA: 3D modeling software/Solidworks; Computer Skills (Microsoft Office)
Advanced or Specialized KSA: Problem solving/decision making; Oral and written communication skills.
Primary Work LocationUSA NE - Holdrege
Mold Maintenance Technician - A Shift (11P - 11A)
Assemble/disassemble molds following applicable work instructions and blueprints.
Perform overhauls (Preventative Maintenance); Parts fitting and shape mold components in accordance to training guidelines and understand parts mating, position and function.
Perform quality assurance check on all fabricated tooling.
Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition.
Prepare required documentation (i.e. tooling work orders, quality inspection reports, etc.)
Insure proper verbal/written communication with other departments in regard to mold activities.
Perform all job duties per OSHA guidelines, safety rules and housekeeping requirements and insure other maintenance associates follow the proper guidelines, rules and requirements.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Two year Machine Tool Technology degree, or 1-3 years on the job experience with injection mold maintenance.
Must possess fine motor skills for handling delicate components and be able to perform frequent pushing, pulling, lifting and carrying
Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
Must be willing to learn and be able to work at a fast pace.
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Blow Mold Process Technicians - Direct Hire - Day And Night Shifts
Blow Molding Technician I and II positions available.
Prominent, growing New Berlin, Wisconsin manufacturing company is offering career growth opportunities for plastics industry blow molding candidates with 2-5 years experience for Tech I or Tech II levels. OR, accepting applications from candidates in other industries who have had strong experience running complex automated or semi-automated production machinery to learn the blow molding business. $15-$21/hour which depends upon your experience. Tech I opportunities are 12 hr. shifts days from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. or nights 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Tech II openings will be 12 hour day shifts from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. There are three technical career path levels to progress in as a Machine Technician with this organization. Relocation assistance is not available.The Machine Technician / Operator ensures efficient operation of complex automated or semi-automated blow molding or injection molding production line machinery. Positions are also available for candidates with strong process knowledge and skills operating complex automated or semi-automated production machinery in other industries. Please review the job description requirements and if interested in these opportunities complete the application and your cover letter and resume will receive immediate attention.
- Operate assigned Rocheleau blow molding (Mat.Tech.I), Bekum, Kautex blow molding (Mat.Tech.II), production line equipment to maximize High 5 Operational Metrics: Efficiency, Quality, Safety, Engagement and Resin Loss.
- Independently perform machine adjustments within allowable parameters, perform routine machine maintenance tasks and minor repairs on all production equipment, including molders and peripheral quality equipment on assigned lines.
- Identify and recommend improvements and support all company continuous improvements activities. Work with plant leadership, set up and maintenance to implement improvements. Sustain 6S program in the production cells, supporting team members and reporting repeat variation to leadership.
- Ensure adherence to customer specifications and accurately document all records related to downtime, production, scrap, repairs, process deviation, etc.
- Act as a mentor and technical resource for other team members and new members learning technical functions.
- Assist in identifying non-conforming product and re-work of non-conforming product as necessary.
- Work safely, following all safety policies and proactively participating in the safe work of others and the safety of the overall environment.
- Perform other miscellaneous support work to enable the team to be successful and as requested by plant leadership. Assist in the duties of other team members, including helping to cover break times, etc.
Must be able to stand and walk for long periods, lift or carry parts, material and product of up to 30 pounds. Must be able to grasp, pinch, reach, finger, pick, or otherwise work with fingers, hands and arms for regular tasks. Must laugh at jokes and enjoy attempts at humor from other team members, no matter how feeble.
Must be able to wear eye and hearing protection and operate effectively in temperatures ranging from 60 to 110 F.
Must climb steps, maintain body equilibrium to prevent falling, have good hand/eye coordination, stoop, and bend. Must be capable of visually detecting defects, depth, colors, variances, and see objects as real.
Minimal local travel required.
Equal Opportunity Employer
High School diploma or equivalent required with advanced technical certificate or formal education preferred. At least 2 years of technical processing, maintenance or troubleshooting experience, preferably in a continuous process manufacturing environment.
- Demonstrated Mechanical aptitude and learning agility in regards to technical matters.
- Exhibit excellent decision making skills
- Ability to work independently with little supervision.
- Demonstrated capability in basic math and measurement.
- Ability to follow guidelines independently and work as part of a cohesive production team.
- Familiarity with basic business computer applications and mobile device applications.
- Must be able to provide own basic set of tools
Paid Holidays: After 60 days, full time Members receive 8 hours holiday pay for 9 recognized company holidays each year, plus one additional discretionary floating holiday. Members scheduled and working the holidays are also paid double time for the hours worked!
Paid Vacation: Operations team Members receive a vacation pay check on their anniversary date with unpaid vacation days according to the schedule below. Members choose to either schedule days off or work their schedule and get paid. After 1 Year of Service: 2% of previous year’s gross earnings with 7 optional unpaid days off. After 2 Years of Service: 4% of previous year’s gross earnings with 14 optional unpaid days off. After 7 Years of Service: 6% of previous year’s gross earnings with 21 optional unpaid days off. After 14 Years of Service: 8% of previous year’s gross earnings with 28 optional unpaid days off.
Life Insurance: Effective the 90th day of membership, the Company will pay for a Life Insurance policy for you equal to two (2) times your annual salary up to $100,000. Additional voluntary Life Insurance and Accident insurance can be purchased for member, spouse and/or children.
Disability Benefits: Effective the 90th day of membership, Short Term and Long Term disability benefits are paid by the company for you to help protect your income in the event of illness or injury.
401(K) Retirement Match: the company helps plan for long term prosperity by automatically enrolling members in our retirement savings plan on the first day of the month after 90 days of service. The Company matches 50% of contributions on up to 4% of earnings. This match vests gradually over a 6 year period.
Dental Insurance: Eligible on the 90th day, Members can pay $5.68 for single premium or $12.92 for family coverage each bi-weekly pay period.
Vision Insurance: Eligible on the 90th day, routine Vision exams are covered each year. The cost for single premium is $2.78 bi-weekly and $8.32 bi-weekly for family coverage.
Comprehensive Medical Plan: Eligible on the 90th day, Members can choose from two comprehensive medical plans based on individual or family needs. Preventative Care Benefits in both plans include immunizations, routine physical exams and tests paid at 100% in network. To help you plan for medical expenses, the company will match the first $150 you put into our Health FSA or HSA plan.And BEST OF ALL, you are part of a community-based organization who celebrates their Members and teams accomplishments with bonus programs, recognition, contests and Member events!
A leading global provider of print and media solutions, Quad/Graphics is powered by a passion for innovation and the most advanced platform in the industry. Our collaborative team of "can-do" people continually challenge the status quo, creating groundbreaking solutions that push the boundaries of communications.
Sets up and operates machine that stamps finished cases. Positions dies on plate and makes mechanical adjustments to correctly position impression on finished case. Foil is cut and placed on machine, heat and pressure are controlled to meet customer specification.
Ensures quality by continuously monitoring: Material vs. materials on manufacturing order, matching production run to sample cases, and checking production run for foil coverage.
Continuously controls product waste by assuring that minimum number of cases are used for set up of machine, foil cuts and foil pulls are adjusted.
Maintains proper records, downtime, production sheets, etc.
Performs housekeeping, keeps machine and work area clean.
Any other job or project requested by Department Supervision whether within or in another department.
Must be able to work rotating 12 hour shifts 7AM-7PM
Lifting up to 50 lbs.
Standing- entire shift
Ability to read, write, and comprehend written instructions
Able to use measuring devices
Basic arithmetic functions
Additional Company Information:
We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.
Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company's policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also p
We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.
Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company's policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.
Drug Free Workplace
Blow Mold Supervisor
Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) is a global leader in industrial packaging products and services and is pursuing its vision to become the world's best performing customer service company in industrial packaging. The company produces steel, plastic, fibre, flexible, corrugated, and reconditioned containers, intermediate bulk containers, containerboard and packaging accessories, and provides filling, packaging and industrial packaging reconditioning services for a wide range of industries. Greif also manages timber properties in the south eastern United States. The company is strategically positioned with more than 200 operating locations in more than 40 countries to serve global as well as regional customers.
Highly skilled and experienced technician who is responsible for set-up of plastic equipment while controlling the safe and efficient utilization of personnel, equipment, raw materials and supplies during the production of drums and components. Ensures production of quality products while maintaining good employee relations and overseeing the safety and health of those employees.
Make process adjustments to plastics equipment to ensure steady production for all machines while minimizing interruptions. Investigate problems.
Perfoms mechanical troubleshooting as needed
Make minor repairs to equipment, communicate major repairs to maintenance and assist with their completion.
Set-up plastic equipment to make quality product after a mold change.
Eliminate downtime by completing preventive maintenance.
Make suggestions and work with maintenance to improve OEE of the plastics equipment such as cycle time improvement.
Completes preventative maintenance requirements.
Documents all production and scrap issues.
Performs all quality assurance checks in accordance with customer specifications.
Make suggestions and complete changes to improve material yield by working to lightweight product when applicable and reduce 1st pass yield loss.
Complete color changes.
Complete quality checks and support all quality control initiatives responsible but production associates.
Maintain an active and effective plant safety program.
Follows all company local and work rules, safety rules and policies, ISO work instructions and standards and activities.
Attends all required training sessions and team meetings.
Schedule employees to meet plant production needs and substitute for absent employees as necessary.
Train and develop employees on new equipment, processes, etc.
Be capable of operating all equipment/gauges and relieving machine operators during breaks and lunches.
As appropriate, incorporate and maintain safety observances, including, but not limited to, use of all PPE by employees, ensure guards and safety features are in place and working daily; maintain and display good safety practices and habits daily.
Performs other duties as assigned.
- High School or experience equivalent. Technical School Preferred.
- 5 to 7 years experience.
- 7 to 10 years preferred.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
Knowledge of plastics machinery and the production process.
Knowledge of electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatics helpful. Strong technical skills.
Ability to solve problems.
Strong mathematical and analytical skills as demonstrated by pre-hire or pre-promotion screening and testing, transcripts and/or references.
Excellent interpersonal skills as demonstrated in the context of the interview process.
Strong written communication skills as demonstrated by testing, transcripts or other designated methods.
Time management skills.
We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and opportunity for growth. Greif, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, race, gender, religion, age, national origin, color, disability, or veteran status. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran. For more information read Greif's Equal Opportunity Policy.
Mold Cleaner - 3Rd Shift
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
3rd Shift Sunday- Thursday 10:00pm-6:30am SUMMARY
Clean and inspect molds used in the production of rubber molded parts. Perform light maintenance duties on molds.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: (The following duties and responsibilities are all essential job functions as defined by the ADA, except those that begin with the word 'may".)
Clean molds using mold cleaning machine.
Inspect mold cavities for damage; inspect and, if necessary, replace o-rings, spring hanging bolts and sleeves; drill out vacuum lines; perform general maintenance on molds.
Inspect mold plates for flaking of coating
Enter information into inspection logbook.
Maintain mold inventory book and all associated paperwork.
Tag and put molds and dies in proper location. Make labels for molds.
Assist with breaking-down and setting up molds on base plate.
Keep track of media usage, both incoming and outgoing.
Use power truck to lift and move molds on/off racks and floor.
Follows the Quality Management System requirements as outlined in the process notes on the press card, the applicable QMS procedures and work instructions; and suggests ways for continual improvement.
Promptly reports quality problems and shuts down the equipment if unable to resolve.
Maintains a clean and orderly work area.
Follows EHS rules and regulations, participates in safety meetings and CBT, and suggests ways for continual improvement.
Promptly reports personal injuries and unsafe conditions and helps to resolve them.
Performs related duties as assigned.
Ability to operate the mold cleaning machines.
Ability to identify mold issues including what constitutes damaged cavities, when o-rings need to be replaced, the flaking of coating, and other general maintenance issues.
Ability to perform general maintenance tasks including replacing o-rings.
Ability to breakdown and set up molds on base plate.
Ability to read and understand press cards, procedures, work instructions, safety rules and warning signs
Basic math skills to perform simple arithmetic calculations.
Analytical abilities necessary to plan and prioritize own work, complete work on schedule and maintain required records and logs.
Interpersonal skills necessary to exchange information with variety of staff.
Forklift truck license and ability to use power trucks to lift and move molds on and off racks and floor.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: (The following statements describe the physical abilities required to perform the essential job functions, although exceptions may be made to these requirements based on the principle of reasonable accommodation.)
Ability to lift and carry objects weighing up to (forty pounds) on a daily basis.
Ability to walk and move about, stoop and bend.
Ability to stand for an eight-hour shift (extended periods of time).
Ability to handle or feel parts with arms and hands, and manual dexterity to pick up and examine parts.
Normal or corrected vision necessary to closely examine molds with excellent depth perception.
1.Works in areas that can be uncomfortable due to noise, odors, and temperature extremes.
The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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