Patternmaker Plastics Job Description Sample
Plastics Fabricator B
Forms and fabricates parts and assemblies by means of low pressure laminating or other approved techniques using materials and mixed chemical compounds through the medium of pressure, heat and molds.
Plastics fabricators at all levels are expected to perform work at increasing levels of skill and complexity as they gain experience.
Reliability, communications skills, workmanship, and good judgment are essential traits.
Responsible for, but not limited to:
Corrects problems by taking corrective action on equipment or materials.
Performs metal bonding by adhesive process on structural items requiring high tensile strength in accordance with T.P.S's.
Sets up large hydraulic presses where pressures have been determined.
Operates curing oven to specified heat cycle, pressure and time tolerance.
May assist higher rated employees in the performance of their duties.
Performs liquid foam in-place.
Performs modification and technical order compliances.
Must be able to qualify for and maintain certifications necessary to accomplish assigned duties.
Bonds parts, sub-assemblies and assemblies, using proper adhesives and/or chemicals.
Employees may input and retrieve production data into and from computer systems.
Employees who are assigned a Product Quality Verification (PQV) Level II certification buys off (work performed meets specifications) their own work and verify the accuracy of work performed by non-certified/licensed employees, within their occupation. Level I employees will only buy off their own work.
Clean-up of work areas, tools, and equipment.
TOOLS, MATERIALS, AND EQUIPMENT:
1.Works with and uses all tools, machines, materials, instruments and equipment necessary to perform duties.
Normally requires two (2) years of plastic fabricating experience.
Requires Product Quality Verification (PQV) Level II certification or must be able to become (PQV) certified within 90 days.
Requires the ability to read and write in English. A detailed analysis of essential job function physical and environmental factors is on file in the Human Resources Department and the First Aid Center.
As with all position at L3 candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance which requires U.S. citizenship.
Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.
We maintain a drug free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks.
Maintenance Technician - Plastics
To maintain and repair plant equipment, machinery, and facilities so as to achieve the production of cost-effective quality products to meet business goals and objectives.
- Performs preventative maintenance.
- Identifies potential equipment problems and corrects them.
- Maintains the equipment in a manner so as not to impede the production process.
- Prepares plant equipment and facilities for production.
- Responds to equipment failures or facilities problems in a timely and professional manner.
- Informs manager or lead when critical replacement parts are used from inventory.
- Troubleshoots equipment and recommends corrective action.
- Identifies equipment problems in timely and accurate manner.
- Implements contingency plans for keeping production running.
- Assists in mold changes.
- Ensures tools and equipment needed to change the mold in a timely manner is set up and available prior to the mold change.
- Ensures molds are changed in a safe, efficient, and timely manner.
- Inspects equipment on the mold, such as waterlines, clamps, etc. for wear and replaces them as necessary.
- Ensures mold is set according to operating specifications.
- Maintains work areas to keep them free of trip hazards and other safety issues.
- Ensures tools and auxiliary equipment are returned to their proper place after a job or project is completed or after a mold change is complete.
- Cleans the machinery as necessary.
- Complies with safety standards.
- Lock out/tag out procedures are followed at all times.
- OSHA safety standards are complied with at all times.
- Mechanical aptitude
- Knowledge of basic hand and power tools
- Qualifications [Knowledge, Experience Skills]:
A High School Diploma or Equivalent
- Experience as a Maintenance Technician in the plastics industry preferred.
- Experience with large tonnage machines (4000 ton) highly desirable.
- Experience with two barrel Italtech machines preferred.
- Works with minimal supervision and must be able to plan and organize work.
- Safety and Quality Standards
- Basic math skills
- Forklift operations
- Basic mechanical skills
- General computer skills
- Crane operations
- General maintenance skills
- Problem-solving skills
1. High School Diploma or Equivalent?
2. 2+ years of experience as a Maintenance Technician? (In the plastics industry preferred)
3. Experience with large tonnage machines (4000 ton)?
4. Experience with two barrel Italtech machines? (preferred)
Plastics Product Industrial Designer
- Conceptualization of product designs based on product definition worksheets
- Testing of preliminary prototypes to validate initial design conceptualization
- Design of final manufacturable product revision
- Working with engineers on functionality and strength of material verification
- Identification and resolution of design problems
- Verification of final production product to design intent
- Participation in continuous improvement initiatives of the design process.
- Assigned projects require a complete understanding and usage of product concept sketching, product renderings, development, and refinement of industrial and mechanical related designs.
- Work with design team to fulfill the objectives of the product’s mission.
- Develop products from concept to manufacturable prototype through sketching and 3D modeling.
- Support engineering to ensure manufacturability and ease of production.
- Assist in selecting materials, colors and surface finishes.
- Provide design documentation to communicate design intent.
- Maintain familiar brand identity through design aesthetics.
- Other duties as assigned.
- Passion for consumer product industry and outdoor product categories.
- Experience working as a member of a fast-paced design team.
- Comfortable participating in design critiques.
- Intermediate experience with design of injection molded, machined and stamped parts.
- Strong mechanical aptitude.
- Shop & prototyping skills.
- BS/MS Degree in Industrial Design, or Engineering with Product Design focus. An Associate’s degree with relevant experience would also be considered.
- Minimum 5 years’ experience in Industrial Design, with extensive focus on 3D CAD modeling. SOLIDWORKS experience preferable.
- Travel up to 10%; both international and domestic.
- Microsoft Office Suite, or similar preferred
- Adobe Illustrator, basic understanding
- Adobe Photoshop, basic understanding
- SOLIDWORKS 2013 or later, advanced user preferred
- Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
- Open to relocation.
Plastics Tooling Engineer
Location: Santa Clara Valley, California, United StatesImagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish.The people here at Apple don't just create products — they create the kind of wonder that's revolutionized entire industries. It's the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it.Job SummaryIn this high visible role you will lead the development of new plastic injection tooling projects to meet a wide range of product performance and cosmetic requirements.
10+ years in the mold making and molding industry
Proficient with the use of Design For Manufacturing, SPC, DOE and Six Sigma techniques
Extensive experience in tooling design and manufacturing required as well as in developing plastic processing parameters
Knowledge of plastic materials and design for manufacturing in terms of geometry and cosmetic quality
Experience in managing complex development programs with overseas vendors (Asia) is preferred
Excellent written and oral interpersonal skills are necessary
Frequent travel to Asia is required
Lead Apple suppliers to design and produce world-class plastic tooling.Manage tool design and build, tool and process development and tool qualifications at the supplier.Collaborate with supply management, product design, industrial design, and manufacturing engineering groups on material selection, design feasibility and aesthetics of new plastic part & tooling designs.Serve as Apple's internal plastic tooling and manufacturing expert by leveraging a deep understanding of properties of various mold-making materials and tool component fabrication techniques.Institute continuous process improvement measures from initial product design through production ramp of new products.Take the leading role in driving the improvement of productivity and quality of plastic part manufacturing, molding and tooling techniques.Train engineers at supplier plants in Asia to utilize new tooling materials and fabrication techniques.Develop collaborative relationships with Apple suppliers through training and quality control visits. Advise supplier plants on maintaining correct controls on the processes.
BS or MS Plastics Engineering preferred
Ambulatory-Pacu Nurse - Plastics
TriStar Centennial Medical Center – Nashville, TN
Registered Nurse (RN) – EMA/PACU - Plastic Surgery
Full Time Days
Our 657 bed hospital is both nationally and locally recognized, including being named as one of the nation's Top 100 Hospitals in the areas of cardiology, stroke, orthopaedics and breast cancer management. As a result of the continued advances in quality care, many improvements in all areas of healthcare have been made and thousands of lives have been significantly impacted. This position will play a key part in continuing our success!
Centennial Medical Center is currently looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) – Plastic Surgery.
Demonstrates knowledge of human growth and development, assessment, range of treatment, and care of patients appropriate to the ages of patients served as per Scope of Service.
Promotes customer service initiatives.
Utilizes nursing process for individual care to meet needs of patients.
Demonstrates ability to perform technical skills and procedures.
Documents all patient care.
Interpersonal skills to successfully interact with patients, guests, physicians, and other employees.
Graduate of an accredited School of Professional Nursing
Current licensure by Tennessee Board of Nursing
Current BLS certification
ARMY MOS - 66W or 66N
Air Force AFSC - 46NX AND 46SX
Plastics Processing Technician Contractor
Abiomed, an innovative medical device company, is focused on recovering hearts and saving lives. We have a single guiding mission: "Patients First." With corporate headquarters in Danvers, Massachusetts, offices in Aachen & Berlin, Germany and Tokyo, Japan, Abiomed's 1,000 employees form one of the fastest growing medical technology companies in the world. Abiomed attracts and retains exceptional talent with our collaborative culture, passion for our work, and a strong commitment to employee professional development.
As the lead Plastics Processing Technician Contractor you will be responsible for:
Injection mold machine setup and shutdown (machine startup, mold setup, mold changeover, purging, and machine cleanup).
Processing injection molded parts, maintaining process cycle and part quality with appropriate process adjustments.
Troubleshooting equipment including the injection mold machine, material dryers, chillers, and thermolators when issues arise.
Maintaining injection molds and ensuring timely preventative maintenance of equipment
Material handling (resins, components, and finished assemblies)
Functional testing and inspection of plastic components
Assisting in product design under engineering staff to improve manufacturability
General physical labor relevant to position requirements such as operating hand pallet trucks, climbing small step ladders, lifting and pouring resins, etc.
Operation of other catheter manufacturing equipment (braiders, laminators, RF tipping machines, etc.)
2+ years of injection molding experience and relevant plastics processing, 5+ years preferred
High school degree or GED required
Possess physical strength requirements including ability to lift/push/pull 70+ pounds, pinch, climb (step ladders), and kneel.
Must be able to move skids of material with hand pallet trucks when necessary and floor load trucks as needed.
Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office (Word and Excel) required
Demonstrated communication skills and teamwork
Strong work ethic with emphasis on timeliness and quality of work.
Abiomed is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce. Abiomed will not discriminate against any worker or job applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy, gender reassignment, non-job related mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, military service, application for military service, or membership in any other category protected under law.
Supervisor, Plastics Operations
Change the Business:
Work cross-functionally with other areas (i.e. purchasing, marketing, engineering, maintenance and PI&C) on process improvement, such as material qualifications, trials, vendor selections and equipment enhancements/purchases
Implement cost savings and methods improvements whenever possible through analysis, engineering principles and research and development (R&D) testing on the extruders, injection molding machines, punch press, and other equipment. This is coordinated through the department, tool room and/or equipment and material vendors
Encourage employee participation in problem resolutions through personal input (Quality @ The Source)
Work with external suppliers to improve supply chain and control costs. Communicate quality expectations/concerns to vendors, strive to reduce waste
Coordinate trials and R&D testing as it relates to plastics processing
Develop and maintain process control testing for "optimal" equipment operation
Run the Business:
Responsible for supervising sixty to one hundred associates with varying skill sets. These include operators, technical troubleshooters, departmental extrusion technicians and team leaders
Leads areas of responsibility in a manner consistent with our Best Experience culture and Guiding Principles
Facilitate, manage and lead inter-departmental teams
Aligns and directs resources to ensure Key Results are achieved and that all associates understand how they contribute to the achievement of those results
Establishes goals and objectives for areas of responsibility and provides leadership, coaching and accountability tools to ensure expectations are met and that associates continue to be challenged and developed
Responsible for quality and quantity of production through departments
Provides input to establish, maintain and meet departmental operating budgets
Responsible for staffing, coaching and counseling and performance management
Accountable for maintaining a safe work environment and ensuring safety activities, policies and regulations are implemented appropriately
Responsible for accurate reporting of labor and payroll data with adherence to established schedules and procedures. Requires the coordination and calculations for the facility's Actual/Earned hour report for all departments
Responsible for lost in process (LIP) control within established ratios. Accountable for facilitating efforts aimed at continually improving production yields, reducing scrap and work in process (WIP) inventory
Operate department(s) to maintain or exceed established Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for Voice of the Associate (VOA), safety, efficiency, productivity, quality and budget
Be responsive to production work order completion to targeted ship dates with specific goals to required service levels
Administer company rules and policies in an equitable, timely and consistent manner
Integrates quality at the source (Q@S) thinking and activities in daily, individual, team and project work. (Applies to all job duties 100%)
Utilizes quality/process tools and methodology in daily individual work
Utilizes quality/process tools and methodology on teams
Defines and documents individual processes within sphere of control
Ensures that others are trained as back-ups on (processes) within the area/department
Improves processes within sphere of control
Identifies waste and rework and enacts plan to improve/solve
Checks satisfaction of internal customers through use of quality tools and Customer/Supplier metrics
This position is fully responsible for the safe, efficient, and timely operation of a department involving technical processing related to PVC Extrusion, Injection Molding, Assembly, & Punch Press and its associated areas.
Injection Maintenance Lead - Plastics Manufacturing
Under the direction of the Maintenance Manager, the Maintenance/Process Lead is directly responsible for the maintenance, repairs, installation and improvement of all production equipment and support systems. , The Maintenance/Process Lead Manages the mold transfer process and mold maintenance programs while working directly with the Operators to identify process/mold/equipment issues to work on a permanent solution.
Essential Responsibilities and Duties:
Maintains, modifies, and enhances injection molding processes to minimize scrap, reduce down time, and optimize cycle time while working with process engineering.
Responds to problems by performing corrective technical solutions or ability to troubleshoot plastic injection molding problems through processing ability.
Trains all production and maintenance personnel on the injection molding process, mold setup and machine maintenance.
Manages the movement of injection molds/tools to and from the Dallas facility and is the key contact person for molds at the facility.
Coordinates equipment sharing between Amcor Texas facilities.
Analyzes the quality data to drive quality compliance and improvements.
Operates Crane and articulated Boom Lift as needed.
Ensures all employees are properly trained and aware of potential safety and health risks in compliance with Amcor Health and Safety requirements such as OSHA guidelines and GMP sanitation procedures.
Backup to the Maintenance Manager when needed under direction of the Site Manager.
Responsible for compliance with applicable Federal, State and local safety and health, environmental, building and fire ordinances and standards not limited to lockout, machine guarding and waste disposal. Is an active participant in local safety program and ensures maintenance team are properly trained and perform work in safe manner.
Assesses skills of maintenance personnel and recommends or provides training to ensure department personnel are technically competent to maintain equipment in use at the facility.
Performs other related assignments as required.
Education: High School Diploma or GED
Minimum 5 year of experience of high speed manufacturing required or 2 years of experience with higher education completion; preferred plastics manufacturing in injection molding.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
Ability to interpret an extensive variety of instructions and customer needs
Ability to work under pressure and interact with others
Ability to meet / exceed deadlines
Strong interpersonal skills including ability to communicate quickly and effectively with all members of the shift and management
Must be capable of training all shift personnel on an on-going basis
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Proficient in electronic data-entry
Assoc Dir, Medical Affairs Plastics & Regenerative Medicine
Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) is a bold, global pharmaceutical company and a leader in a new industry model - Growth Pharma. Allergan is focused on developing, manufacturing and commercializing branded pharmaceutical, device, biologic, surgical and regenerative medicine products for patients around the world.
Allergan markets a portfolio of leading brands and best-in-class products for the central nervous system, eye care, medical aesthetics and dermatology, gastroenterology, women's health, urology and anti-infective therapeutic categories. With commercial operations in approximately 100 countries, Allergan is committed to working with physicians, healthcare providers and patients to deliver innovative and meaningful treatments that help people around the world live longer, healthier lives every day.
Allergan is a company that will inspire you to aim high with your ambition. Where you can build bridges all over the world. Where you can power ideas that drive change. And where you will act fast and drive results for customers and patients. Power your future & join our bold team.
The Associate Director, Medical Affairs works under the leadership of the Global Therapeutic Area Head or Director, Medical Affairs and contributes and implements the medical strategy for each of the products within their respective area of responsibility. They work closely with CMO colleagues in Global Patient Safety & Epidemiology (GPSE), Global Evidence & Value (GEV) and Global Medical Excellence (GME), as well as colleagues within the broader R&D and Commercial organizations. Key deliverables include the implementation of the Medical Affairs strategy and tactics for the respective therapeutic area that includes data generation, content creation, scientific communications and synthesis of insights. This leader will contribute medical practice insights to support the clinical development, HEOR, publications, marketing, sales, and regulatory functions to ensure that they are developing product and development strategies that will be relevant to the market - patients, payors and physicians. The Associate Director, Medical Affairs must conduct their work activities in compliance with all Allergan internal requirements and with all applicable regional regulatory requirements. Allergan internal requirements include compliance with ethics, environmental health and safety, financial, human resources, and general business policies, requirements, and objectives.
Main Areas of Responsibilities
Contribute to the development and responsible for the implementation of the respective TA Medical Affairs strategic and tactical plans.
Support assigned Core teams involving products within the TA as needed
Assist with commercial planning by leveraging medical/scientific expertise, knowledge of scientific data and understanding of the external healthcare environment.
Advise to the creation of Medical Science Liaison (MSL) plans, cross functional training, content/resources
Participate in CMO Trial Management and External Scientific Communication workstreams for the TA
Execute GMA SP Advisory Boards (face-to-face and virtual) based on scientific need
Develop educational parameters for independent medical education (if applicable)
Support advocacy development efforts
Contribute to the development and execution of GMA SP data generation plans (e.g. Phase 4 and IIT) plans to provide post marketing data that support our products and the patients and HCPs that use them.
Collaborate with the External Scientific Communications team to contribute to robust publication plans that are aligned with CMO data generation.
Contribute to the development and review of CMO trial proposals and publications.
Assist with the creation of materials and content used in scientific communications
Establish and maintain internal organizational links with the broader R&D, Commercial and other Allergan departments to ensure appropriate support for Allergan projects.
Build and maintain relationships with top tier thought leaders in the respective therapeutic area to establish a strong scientific presence in the clinical and academic communities. Collaborate with MSL teams to ensure thought leader development and communication is optimized. Collaborate with HEOR to establish scientific and clinical credibility with payers, managed market/market access and healthcare decision makers.
Deliver assigned portfolio-related clinical presentations and participate in prioritized scientific meetings and congresses.
Synthesize external insights and communicate them to colleagues to inform Allergan strategy (e.g. strategic insights, customer interactions)
At least 2 years biopharmaceutical/medical device industry experience or relevant clinical experience
Strongly prefer candidates with experience in the respective therapeutic area, as well as experience in late phase studies, publications and field-based medical affairs.
Must have an understanding of legal and regulatory guidelines (e.g. knowledge of OPDP promotional regulations, CDER/CBER regulations as they relate to drug approvals).
Understanding of Good Clinical Practices, ICH guidelines, PhRMA code, FDA CFR, ISO, clinical research ethics, HIPAA and patient privacy laws, EU Directive and other applicable local regulations
Familiar with Medical Affairs principles, study design and publications.
Proficient with electronic systems including: Microsoft Office Suite, SharePoint, videoconferencing platforms
Ability to handle and prioritize multiple priorities
Self-starter with ability to work independently with remote or minimal supervision
Ability to work effectively in a team/matrix environment
Expertise to influence others without direct reporting relationships
Travel (mostly domestic, may include some international travel) as needed to support TA SP
- Medical degree, PhD, PharmD and/or other higher scientific degree. Preferably 'board certified specialty qualification' or equivalent and pharmaceutical industry recognized qualification e.g. MSc
Process Technician - Mont Belvieu Plastics Plant
Pre-employment Testing Requirements
This Operations and Mechanical (O&M) position requires pre-employment testing. Both experience and entry-level candidates are strongly encouraged to apply; prior experience in the oil and gas industry is not a pre-requisite. After applying applicants will receive the Phase I Online Assessment via email. Please check all email folders (i.e. inbox, spam, etc.) to ensure that you do not miss this communication. To be considered for this open position; new and existing applicants MUST complete the pre-employment testing requirement by the requisition close date.
New Applicants MUST complete the Phase I Assessment by the requisition close date. Applicants who complete the assessment after the requisition close date WILL NOT be considered for this position
Returning Applicants MUST map exisiting test results to their application by clicking on the test link but DO NOT have to re-test.
Requisition Close Date: Sunday, November 18, 2018 @ 11:59 PM Central Standard Time
Appicants who have previously taken Phase I or II of the pre-employment assessment and did not meet the minimum requirement (pass) are not eligible for consideration and will be automatically disqualified.
Applicants who fail to complete the assessment or map exisiting test results by the requisition close date will automatically be disqualified for consideration for this open position.
ExxonMobil offers excellent pay and benefits including medical, dental, pension and 401(k) plans.
Job Role Summary
ExxonMobil Chemical's Mont Belvieu Plastics Plant is currently seeking personnel to operate its process and related plant facilities.
Process Technicians are responsible for the safe, efficient performance of any work needed to operate and maintain the processing units and related facilities.
Process Technicians are involved in starting up and shutting down units or portions of units, such as pumps, compressors, and processing systems.
Process Technicians conduct quality control tests and continuously monitor and control operating variables such as temperature, pressure, and flow rate primarily via computers.
Location: Baytown Area – Mont Belvieu Plastics Plant
Job Role Responsibilities
Reviews logs or computer data and computer generated schematics to ensure current process is running correctly.
Reviews unit logs to determine what occurred on a previous shift.
Checks for leaks, freezing, overheating, and/or excessive vibration in equipment.
Adjusts equipment to meet operating specifications.
Communicates with central control operator to remain informed of process conditions.
Operates and/or rotates operation of pumps and compressors.
Adjusts process variables (temperature, pressure, etc.) to maintain product specifications.
Monitors process control units and responds to alarms.
Checks gauges and other instruments to collect temperature, pressure, level, and/or flow data.
Physically inspects and monitors equipment and/or the process area to ensure correct operation.
Performs basic equipment maintenance (adding lube oil, water, tightening valve packing, changing filters, steam traps, clearing equipment, etc.).
Inspects safety valves, fire extinguishers, fire hoses, breathing apparatus, and other safety equipment.
ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Nearest Major Market: Houston
Job Segment: Technician, Gas, Gas Technician, Technology, Energy
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