Reference : 587795

Injection Molding Technician

  • Technical Production
  • United States BRISTOL, RI
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 09/18/2021

Position description

The Injection Molding Technician will be responsible for the daily operations of the molding department.  This will include Mold Set-Ups, Thermoplastic Processing, Basic Machine Maintenance, Troubleshooting, Shift Changeovers, and all aspects of Quality.

  • Set-Up and Run New Production Jobs when Scheduled.
  • Operate Injection Molding Machine, Auxiliary Equipment, Robots, Tumblers, and Packaging Machine as required.
  • Ensure manufactured parts conform with all customer requirements through the completion of detailed inspection plans/reports.
  • Use safe practices and comply with all company policies, procedures and health, safety and environmental regulations, as required.
  • Follow all safety requirements pertaining to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Maintains work space before, during, and after each scheduled shift in accordance with 5S principles.
  • Complete all paperwork correctly and legibly.
  • Perform all tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Contribute to team effort by performing other supporting tasks as directed by the Department Strategist.

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School degree, GED or equivalent
  • 5-10+ years’ experience in Thermoplastic Plastic Processing Required
  • 5-10+ years’ experience in Injection Machine Set-Up and Maintenance Required
  • 5-10+ years’ experience in Injection Molding Thermoplastic Processing, Set-up, Basic Machine Maintenance, and Robotics Operation
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Experience with various Injection Machines, Robotics, Auxiliary Equipment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Maintain high attendance standards
  • Ability to strictly adhere to written and verbal instructions
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs occasionally

Additional Requirements

Physical Demands are:

  • Vision - important if color distinction, visual inspection, measuring/assembling at distance close to eye is essential to job
  • Reading and Writing - Expressing or receiving detailed information by nonverbal means
  • Climb/Balance - important if the amount and kind of climbing or balancing required exceeds that required for ordinary locomotion
  • Bend/Stoop/Kneel/Crouch/Crawl -important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires full use of the lower extremities and back muscles
  • Standing/Walking:  Particularly for sustained periods of time
  • Sitting: Particularly for sustained periods of time
  • Finger/Grasp/Handle/Feel:  Working, primarily with fingers
  • Talk/Hear:  Expressing or receiving detailed information by means of the spoken word
  • Repetitive Motions:  Substantial movement of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers

Who are we ?

Saint-Gobain Benefits include:

▪Medical/Vision/Dental/Pharmacy   ▪Short and Long Term Disability   ▪Life and AD&D Insurance   ▪Dependent Life Insurance   ▪Volunteer Paid Time Off   ▪Retirement Plan: 401(k) ▪Group Legal Coverage   ▪Flexible Spending Account   ▪Paid Holidays   ▪Paid Vacation ▪Tuition Reimbursement   ▪Employee Assistance Program (EAP)  ▪Matching Gifts Program   ▪Product Rebates   ▪Vendor Discounts  ▪Live Well   ▪Wellness Reimbursement   ▪Pet Insurance  ▪Paternity Leave

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