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Mold Setup Technician

Noblesville, IN 46060

Posted: 02/09/2023 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 23496

Job Description

We have an immediate need for a Mold Setup Technician in the Noblesville, Indiana area, working 3rd shift.

Job description: 
  • Setting up injection molding machines and all related equipment to allow the manufacture of product that meets or exceeds the established quality levels.
  • Set up and program Ranger robot systems.
  • Pull molds from injection molding machines.
Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Perform quality checks twice per shift or as needed to ensure the highest level of quality.
  • Set up of the molding machine and all related workstation equipment to process customer orders as necessary.
  • Assures the correct support equipment and supplies are available at start up.
  • Assists in establishing process parameters and helps assure that the process remains in control using the quality monitoring systems on the Arburg machinery.
  • Assists in troubleshooting molding and or assembly issues to maintain part quality and meet standard production rates as needed.
  • Assists in entering Downtime and Set Up information into Production Documentation sheets.
  • Assists with all material handling functions such as material movement to and from the press, cleaning of grinders.
  • Is observant and attentive to the condition of all equipment.
  • Performs weekly and Monthly PM’s on time.
  • Meets with the previous shift Set-up Technician to discuss any issues relating to the shop floor.
  • Prepares for the mold changes by staging all necessary items to complete the set-up.
  • Follows all departmental operational procedures relating to the set-up, operation, and shut down.
  • Accurately enters end of shift emails to all necessary personnel to advise of how the plant is running and what to expect on the next shift.
  • Thoroughly understands and exercises the authority to quarantine suspect product and seek disposition as necessary.
  • Is observant and attentive to tooling, production, inspection, and support equipment that may cause a potential quality problem, and seeks assistance in making corrections.
  • Ensures that the molding machine and workstation is properly set-up per the instructions found in the molding work instructions.   
  • Experience with setting up molding machines.
  • Understands the process of Injection Molding 
  • Available to working OT.
  • Able to work 3rd shift and consistently show up on-time for work.
  • Pass a Technical Aptitude quiz to show understanding of Injection Molding processes, equipment and setup.

Payrate: $20.00 - $24.00 per hour (depending on experience)
Term: 6 month contract to direct Hire

Our client is looking to fill the Mold Setup Technician position ASAP. If you are interested in hearing more about this opportunity, contact Shelley Laminack at slaminack@selectek.com.

Meet Your Recruiter

Shelley Laminack
Technical Recruiter

Shelley graduated from Kennesaw State University with her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Management. She started her career as a recruiter of Information Technology and transitioned to Engineering and Technical staffing at Selectek. She found her passion for recruiting through connecting with people and building relationships. Shelley is committed to putting people first and helping them find their dream careers. In her free time, Shelley enjoys hiking and eating ice cream.

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