Installs molds, sets up machine, troubleshoots and starts up molding machines, as well as secondary and auxiliary equipment.
Major Tasks and Responsibilities:
Education and Experience:
High school diploma or GED. Associate’s degree in a mechanical field strongly preferred. Robotic experience with EOAT is a plus. At least 3 years of experience in plastics manufacturing environment required, with injection molding experience (including hydraulics, tooling and programmable controllers) strongly preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience is also acceptable.
Must be physically able to lift up to 50 pounds frequently. Other physical tasks required include pushing, reaching, climbing and stooping during mold changes. Must also be able to operate an overhead crane on a regular basis.
The work environment is generally noisy and dirty; the employee regularly works around dust, oil, electrical devices and mechanically moving parts. Safety glasses are required while on the plant floor.