Maintenance Technician -Injection Molding

Maintenance Technician-Injection Molding

Description:

The ideal candidate will be responsible for the installation, modification, troubleshooting, and maintenance of new and existing equipment. This is an excellent opportunity for a career-minded, outgoing, individual who is a self-starter and wants to deliver results in a fast-paced environment. The role may involve additional responsibilities as they become necessary.

  • Schedule: Monday-Friday, 5am-5pm or 5pm to 5am. Weekends if deemed necessary
  • Hourly Rate: starting at $25.00
  • Location: P8

DUTIES

  • Perform difficult machining operations that require complicated set-ups and a high degree of accuracy.
  • Troubleshoot to determine the cause of problems and perform repairs as needed.
  • Set up machine tools and operate various tool room machines and equipment, making necessary shop computations.
  • Work with models, blueprints, drawings or other written/oral specifications.
  • Confer with Plant Manager to determine layout of equipment.
  • Create and/or modify existing end of arm tooling & automation equipment.
  • Assist engineering, quality assurance, maintenance & production with layouts & creating secondary equipment.
  • Assemble & operate equip through trial run to verify set-up.
  • Modify previously installed equipment to ensure compatibility with new units, or install safety devices or attachments to old units.
  • Install automation equipment on injection molding machines.
  • Interface equipment with molding machines to achieve an integrated work cell.
  • Troubleshoot solid state electronic circuitry and read electrical schematics.
  • Make adjustments and/or recommendations on mechanisms to keep system in operation.
  • Program various PLC’s.
  • Purchase and maintain inventory of spare parts to minimize lost production time.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on automation equipment and maintain records.

QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Candidates should have experience in an injection molding facility
  • Well-rounded training in machine shop and tool room practices (acquired through a formal apprenticeship program or equivalent training and experience)
  • 3+ years’ experience in mold maintenance
  • Ability to read detailed engineering drawings
  • Analytical skills, mechanical aptitude and PC experience a must
  • Self-motivated team player with a positive attitude
  • Organizational skills and maintain good attendance
  • Leadership / management skills a PLUS.
  • PC experience / PC Designing Software.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with Technical / Management Personnel.
  • Ability to lift 50lbs or more

For potential consideration submit resume to HR@amcorplastics.com

To apply for this position, please send your resume to: HR@amcorplastics.com