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Injection Molding Technician-2nd Shift

3041 Faye Road, Jacksonville, FL 32226, USA Req #72
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
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OVERVIEW


The Process/Molding Technician is responsible for process optimization activities in the injection molding department, driving continuous improvement of the production processes.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop optimum molding processes and tools for manufacturing through support and leadership in the development process.

  • Provide recommendations and implement improvements to production processes, methods and controls that ensure effective solutions are achieved on time and within budget.

  • Set up tooling (including changing inserts/cavitation), safely, and operationally while using scientific molding principles to start injection molding machines and molds.

  • Adjusts machine setups when necessary during operation to maintain accurate production.

  • Monitors cycle times and part quality during production of work orders.

  • Able to create or generate documentation on mold runs for traceability and reproducibility through mold process reports.

  • Verify work order for resin, color, labels, etc.

  • Responsible for documenting mold changes and machine adjustments.

  • Utilizing a variety of resins, more commonly Nylon, Delrin, and Polypropylene but not limited to.

  • RJG Master Molding or formal training a plus but not a requirement.

  • Technical skills in manufacturing processes and methods including workflow, layout, assembly and production equipment.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Two (2) years of direct hands on injection molding processing experience. Preferably with Sumitomo.

  • High School Diploma or equivalency.

  • Ability to problem solve rotational processing issues.

  • Understanding of all equipment and processing in department to achieve production goals.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Lift and/or move up to 40 pounds.

  • Utilize hand and finger dexterity.



The Safariland Group believes in the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to equal opportunity and affirmative actions. We pride ourselves on hiring and developing the best people, without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic characteristics, race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship, disability, marital status, military status, pregnancy, or any other legally-recognized protected basis prohibited by applicable law.

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All employment decisions are solely based on the applicant's qualifications as they relate to the requirements of the position.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • 3041 Faye Road, Jacksonville, FL 32226, USA