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Ensure that the molding department produces high quality, low cost molded components for the assembly departments. By setting & pulling molds, diagnosing & repairing problems, maintaining machines & implementing continuous improvements.
Verify correct set-up of injection molds, presses, and auxiliary equipment before machine start up.
Ensure press runs within validated molding conditions.
Maintain acceptable part quality and submit samples for quality inspection and mold approval at the appropriate time.
Assist with the set-up and maintenance of auxiliary equipment, including granulators, conveyors, liquid temperature controls, and mold electrical controls.
Make minor repairs to machines and equipment and notify proper personnel of necessary major repairs.
Assist mold attendant and relieve other molding technicians and mold attendants on breaks or in the event of absenteeism.
Assist supervisor with training programs for new employees.
Responsible and accountable for: working safely around injection molding equipment, maintaining the expected product quality, achieving adequate production levels, keeping assigned areas clean, and maintaining plant wide 5S program.
Stay current with all departmental inspection procedures and standards. Responsible for the regular and periodic monitoring of product for acceptable quality to the most recent specification.
Maintain records and prepare legible reports, including SPC reports, QC inspection reports, housekeeping checklists, mold cavity sheets, production downtime reports, cycle time sheets and problem/corrective action logs, etc. in accordance with departmental standards and Quality System Standards.
Observe all safety and environmental procedures and Good Manufacturing Practices.
Work with limited supervision and maintain an atmosphere of cooperation among and between shifts, departments, mold repair, quality control, and management to facilitate departmental goals.
Demonstrate the ability to load or input the correct process settings based on the process sheet
Demonstrate the ability to perform a "Cold Start" on a press/mold
Demonstrate the ability to successfully put barrel heats and hot runner controller into Standby
Understand how to check the Surge Bins when there are material issues
Understand what needs to be done when preparing a mold and press for a gauge change
Understand how to verify part containment is put on correctly, when there is a part containment problem, and what actions need taken to correct the problem
Understand and explain the functions of the injection unit sled
12 hr night shift 7pm to 7am
High School Diploma/GED or in lieu 2 years of consecutive employment
Vocational / Technical School - Industrial Maintenance (preferred)
Minimum of 2 years Technical Associate, Set-up role, or equivalent
This job role requires the following or the ability to learn the following within 90 days of the employee’s start date.
General knowledge of plastic materials and processes
General knowledge of mold design and operation
Good knowledge of injection molding processes
Skilled in safe operation of injection molding presses
Understanding of hydraulic circuits as applied to injection molding machines
Knowledge of auxiliary equipment involved in injection molding
Knowledge of good documentation practices and ability to maintain accurate records
Strong mechanical skills required
Initiative and ability to work with limited supervision
Ability to use computer to generate product tickets and to make data entry.
Must be able to work 12 hr night shift (7pm - 7am) on a 3 on-2 off-2 on- 3 off schedule
Inside environmental conditions, Protection from weather conditions but not necessarily from temperature changes.
Includes a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals and broken glass.
For certain roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, testing for COVID-19 may be available and/or required. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.
Why Join Us?
A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that encourages you to bring your authentic self to work. It’s also a place where we help each other be great, we do what’s right, we hold each other accountable, and learn and improve every day.
You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. You will have the opportunity to help shape the trajectory of BD while leaving a legacy at the same time. And through the organization’s investment in BD University, you will continually level up your tech skills and expertise.
To find purpose in the possibilities, we need people who can see the bigger picture, who understand the human story that underpins everything we do. We welcome people with the imagination and drive to help us reinvent the future of health. At BD, you’ll discover a culture in which you can learn, grow and thrive. And find satisfaction in doing your part to make the world a better place.
To learn more about BD visit https://bd.com/careers
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