Under the direction of the Injection Supervisor, this position of responsibility will assist in the manufacturing and processing of plastic wheel assemblies and custom injection molder parts. The principle responsibilities outlined below must be performed in accordance with all applicable regulations, safety guidelines and corporate polices.
Essential Job Duties
- Perform complete mold changes efficiently. This will include but not limited to: setting a mold, pulling a mold, color changes, tooling changes.
- Responsible for the training of Lead (Set-Up) personnel and the development of the set-up procedures. Also responsible for documentation of set up, equipment layouts and process control of presses.
- This individual will supervise the department in the supervisors absence.
- Perform all paperwork (tagging of gaylords, process sheets, etc.) and operate all equipment associated with the injection department efficiently.
- Responsible for keeping material and color hoppers full and moving finished product to it’s respective location (warehouse or Q.C.)
- Responsible for performing all activities in a safe manner and make others aware of unsafe acts or conditions.
- Responsible for continuous improvement and compliance to the CEW Safety & Quality system (ISO 9001).
- Perform other duties/projects as assigned by the Injection Supervisor.
- Participate in the scrap reduction program. Responsible for identifying and assisting in corrective actions for continuous improvement of scrap reduction.
Education & Experience
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Three (3) years working in the set-up of injection molding equipment is preferred
- Good communication with the ability to interface with all departments and visitors
- Ability to organize and prioritize in a timely manner
- Quick learner with high degree of mechanical aptitude
- Self starter
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
- The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- The person will be required to walk, stand and/or talk or hear.
- The person will occasionally lift up to 50.
- This position requires close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less), distance vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more), color vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors), peripheral vision (ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on an given point), depth perception (three-dimensional vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships), and ability to focus (ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus).
- The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required of all personnel so classified.