AIRMAR TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION,
A world leader in innovative design and manufacturing of Ultrasonic transducers,
is recruiting for a
MOLDING TECHNICIAN II (2nd Shift)
Under limited supervision, install injection molds and sets machine parameters to supplied settings, makes process changes as required and follows production schedule and maintains quality parts. Must also be able to create process parameters for new molds, optimize parameters for existing molds, and conduct molding experiments with new engineering grade resins.
While performing job requirements, observes all safety regulations including personal protective equipment applicable to the use of electrical tools, equipment, and chemicals.
- Configures and installs plastic injection molds with supplied settings according to schedule. Produces accurate number of molded parts and inspects injection molded parts in accordance with inspection procedures.
- Utilizes Airmar’s ERP system for shop order process reporting and time keeping.
- Must be able to create an optimum molding process for new molds and plastic materials and optimize existing mold setups.
- Responsible for proper storage of molds and maintains accurate documentations of same.
- Responsible for minor molding equipment repair.
- Able to disassemble and clean injection molds periodically.
- Manually removes gates from plastic parts as required.
- Participates in mold design review.
- Able to work with auxiliary equipment vendors
- Completes appropriate paperwork.
- Maintains work area in clean and orderly condition.
- Moves material as necessary in performance of duties.
- Performs other related duties as may be required or directed.
- Able to interact positively as a team member with co-workers and supervision.
- High school education or equivalent experience, injection molding training certificate preferred.
- Eight to ten years of Injection Molding experience.
- Experience with defining process parameters for new molds required.
- Ability to read two-dimensional blueprints.
- Ability to use standard measuring devices, i.e. micrometers, verniers, calipers, comparators, CMM, thickness and depth gauges.
- Good math ability required.
- Ability to lift 50 lbs.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND ABILITIES:
Individuals may possess knowledge, skills and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that the individual can perform the primary functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities and to possess the necessary physical requirement, with or without the aid of mechanical devices, to safely perform the primary functions of the job.
- The ability to bend downward and forward by bending spine at the waist; bend legs at knee to come to rest on knee or knees, bend the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine; extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction; use upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward, or outward; use upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, grab, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion; raise objects from a lower to higher position or move objects horizontally from position to position; to pinch, pick or otherwise primarily work with fingers. Primary functions are performed sitting/standing.
- Ability to wear protective clothing such as gloves, safety glasses and/or safety shoes as required.
- Visual acuity sufficient for work which deals largely with mechanical assembly and/or visual inspection involving small parts/defects
- Ability to perform repetitive or routine duties working from detailed instructions and under standard procedures.
- Ability to endure periods of heavy workload.
- Ability to lift 50 pounds.