Injection Mold Process Technician


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Located in Howell, MI

Salary: $24-$29/hr.

Express Employment is hiring to fill an off-shift Plastics Process Technician position in Livingston County. Join a team that leads in large tonnage injection molding in the Southeast!

Schedule: Position is off shift: 2nd or 3rd shift based on candidate preference.

Compensation: Position starting at $24-$29/hr. B.O.E.

About the company/equipment: Capabilities up to 4400 tons of clamping force and have multiple machines to complete this.

Job Duties:

  • Start-up and maintain molding machines for production by entering data per approved setup sheets.
  • Responsible for part quality coming off of press.
  • Critical Success Factor on process setups must be followed.
  • Submit first piece article to the Quality Department for approval (QA-0100 Press Floor Audit Checklist)
  • Monitor setup operation for new jobs for presses (mold setting – material change – first piece process, auxiliary equipment, all functions are operating correctly, and a PM tag is attached to mold).
  • Follow defined work instructions, ensuring that process changes are documented on the Setup Change Log when outside of established parameters.
  • Develop new process setups for mold/press.
  • Develop water and clamping diagrams when needed.
  • Monitor accuracy of process setups throughout shift.
  • Stop production and/or delivery if necessary to correct quality problems.
  • Ensure that all machines are running at approved cycle.
  • Troubleshoot and answer machine alarms to improve production and reduce downtime.
  • Ensure secondary equipment is hooked-up and working.
  • Make adjustments to equipment as needed (robots, press control panel, etc.)
  • Assist the Mold Setter with setting molds as needed, assist with the on-going training of Mold Setters, and train mold setters to process as requested.
  • Checking the auxiliary equipment to ensure it is operating correctly, everything is functioning, and a Green PM tag is attached.
  • Maintain zone area and assist other zones when requested.
  • Maintain the QMS as it pertains to area of responsibility.

Secondary responsibilities include:

  • Have flexibility to complete projects assigned.
  • Use correct PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) – Safety glasses; Safety Sleeves; Heat resistant gloves, etc.
  • Monitor daily schedule for mold and material changes.
  • Direct material changes.
  • Use appropriate safety equipment.
  • Attend team meetings as required.

To apply: Send resumes to this posting or call/text (517)546-5627 ask for Dio Rodriguez

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Express Office: Howell (Brighton)
2160 Grand River Annex
Suite 200
Brighton, MI 48114
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