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Process Technician - Injection Molding (all shifts available) in Auburn Hills, MI at Gestamp North America

Date Posted: 5/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY



The Injection Mold Tech is responsible for ensuring that all molds are maintained appropriately and run efficiently. 



DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES





•        Conduct work, comply with and enforce all company, local, state, and federal Safety and Health Rules



•        Diagnose and correct problems with the molding processes, including molds, set ups, automation, etc.



•        Recommend tooling changes that will improve the process capability.



•        Monitor molding parameters



•        Perform minor record keeping tasks.  This includes, but may not be limited to, recording cavitation levels, downtime reasons, machine logs, process adjustment notations on Process Control Charts, set-up sheets and process sheets, etc.



•        Do regular preventive maintenance to the molds, such as cleaning and greasing.



•        Strive to be a team player of our organization, displaying a cooperative and positive attitude towards our Company, including its policies, procedures, and employees.



•        Any other duties as deemed necessary.




EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE




  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent, required

  • Verifiable manufacturing and / or plastic injection mold experience; preferably in an automotive manufacturing setting

  • Experience using LEAN, Kaizen, 5S, robotics a plus


Job Requirements

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES




  • Working knowledge of plastic injection molding

  • Knowledge of scientific molding/RJG, desired

  • Technical and Quality Certifications are a plus.

  • Good knowledge of Program standards, tools and methods

  • Able to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization

  • Good oral and written skills in order to develop proper quality documentation




PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS OF THE POSITION




1.      Must be able to handle the physical demands of the Operations. Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus


2.      While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to handle, manipulate, or feel objects, tools or controls, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, talk and hear


3.      While performing the duties of the job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time


4.      The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate


5.      The ability to listen to  and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences


6.      The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so other will understand


7.      The ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted