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Injection Molding Process Technician

$18.00 – $35.00/Hour

JOB SUMMARY:

1st and 2nd shift openings.

Process Technician is responsible for optimization of the production processes, changing molds and implementing sustainable corrective measures. Producing high quality injection molded parts per company standards and customer specifications in a safe manner.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  1. Team player, Works well with others and great communication. 
  2. Detailed and organized.
  3. Responsible for operating machine startups and shutdowns, perform machine adjustments and maintain all equipment to meet Safety and Quality requirements. Ensuring SOP is followed before starting up.
  4. Perform process set-up of molding machines per SOP.
  5. Ensuring all safeties are applied to the machine and robot to protect the mold.
  6. Responsible for maintaining the optimal flow of produced products in production.
  7. Work closely with QC to resolve any non-conforming product challenges through good communication.
  8. Responsible for ensuring that all process parameters are within the process window daily. Before leaving the machine confirming all parts are to the quality standard and all team members are at the machine to approve parts before leaving the machine. 
  9. Responsible for reporting changing to your supervisor. 
  10. Clean and set up auxiliary equipment.
  11. Maintain housekeeping of machines and work area.
  12. Consult and work with team supervisor on all technical issues.
  13. Notify and document any quality and safety issues.
  14. Safety adherence.
  15. Enforce established policies, procedures.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Preform automation, robot set up and troubleshooting.
  • Follows priorities
  • Will be required to learn material handling. 
  • Possess proper purging methods for material changes
  • Possess processing skills to achieve quality parts, optimized cycle times and scrap minimization

JOB QUALIFICATIONS/EDUCATION LEVEL:

  • Experience working with a variety of molding machines.
  • Experience working with a variety of robots for injection molding machines.
  • Experience working with a variety of different mold concepts (cold and hot runner systems, multi plate molds, hyd. cores, slides, valve gates, etc.).
  • Experience in processing different types of custom resins.
  • Experienced knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practice.
  • Experience working with Decoupled Molding. Experience working in a fast-paced operational environment with constant interaction with operators, technicians and managers.
  • Experience in problem solving and troubleshooting of processes and process equipment secondary operation.
  • Good mechanical aptitude.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Required to speak, read and write English language.
  • Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word,
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Sr. Quality Specialist

Full-Time Position, Salary Negotiable 

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Senior QC Specialist will provide support to the Quality Department by overseeing, coordinating and evaluating day-to-day progress towards QC department goals and deliverables. This position will conduct qualitative and quantitative quality related analysis to measure past performance, gain insight and drive process improvement. This person will also assist with compliance activities for all certifications.

RESPONSIBILITIES

PROCEDURE

  • Coordinate activities with QC Technicians and Inspectors; provides QC support & monitoring as necessary.
  • Maintain QC procedures, specifications, and testing methods for raw material, bulk product, and finished good.
  • Perform QC release testing on incoming raw materials, in-process materials, compounding bulk, and finished goods.
  • Investigate and compile data pertaining to documentation and resolution of Complaints
  • Deviations, NCMR’s and CAPAs.
  • Participate in QC projects in the role of contributor, coordinator or lead.
  • Enforce current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) throughout manufacturing.
  • Coordinate with service providers to ensure laboratory instruments are properly maintained.
  • Approve product lots for packaging and finished products for shipment.
  • Perform Production line inspections and Compounding Batch process inspections.
  • Investigate and report quality issues to management and/or the manufacturing team.
  • Coordinate QC-related vendor activities
  • Perform other reasonable tasks and projects as directed by Management.

RECORDKEEPING/ADMINISTRATION

  • Tests, logs, and keeps retains of finished goods samples, bulk samples and raw materials.
  • Documents all pertinent information concerning rejected raw materials and finished products. Quarantine all related product.
  • Maintains equipment in good working order. Keep records of maintenance and schedule regular calibration tests as required.
  • Maintains logs and all related documentation according to the SOP’s and GDP’s.
  • Understands and supports the IPM employee manual, and Standard Operating Procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 5+ years of related work experience in Quality or Manufacturing.
  • Solid organizational skills, including multitasking and time-management. Positive proactive approach to drive projects/tasks to completion.
  • Intermediate computer skills (Word & Excel)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Knowledge of quality principles, regulatory guidelines, and industry standard

Work Environment/Hazards:

Operate independently (in a team environment) any injection molding machine, grinder or other small equipment used in the production of injection molded products. Must have a working knowledge of all parts being produced. Innovative Plastic Molders Inc. is an alcohol, controlled-substance and drug free facility. Any violation may result in immediate dismissal.

This information is not designed to be a complete inventory of the job’s duties, responsibilities, and qualifications. Rather, it’s designed to give a general nature and level of work to be performed by employees assigned this job title.

Physical Requirements:

This position requires standing for long periods of time, lifting to 50 pounds, and exposure to moderate noise and temperature levels.

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Production Manager

Full-Time Position, Salary Negotiable 

POSITION SUMMARY:

Responsible for the Manufacturing function, supporting the Plant Manager with the day-to-day management of their manufacturing area, overseeing a group of member’s and ensuring an efficient operation in achieving business targets. Provide leadership and line management to the team, coordinating their workloads, providing support to ensure that the team delivers, monitoring any issues, and ensuring production targets, Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), and quality standards are met in order to meet the requirements of the customer. Develop the team by focusing on individual performance and support requirements to achieve high standards, whilst fostering a culture of working safely. Work under general supervision, reviewed by Management. Decisions and results have an impact on the function and their success. Performance affects the function’s image.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Responsibilities are as outlined below but not limited to the following:

  • Work to ensure people and resources are applied in an efficient and effective manner to meet delivery requirements while achieving quality and safety standards
  • Ensure that team members follow defined manufacturing procedures and comply with quality requirements
  • Ensure full adherence to 5S (Sort, Set In Order, Shine, Standardize, Sustain) practices at all times
  • Ensure equipment is within calibration date and all systems are functioning correctly
  • Ensure all records are completed appropriately
  • Ensure that non-conforming material is clearly identified and segregated
  • Ensure that the escalation procedure for quality concerns is followed
  • Ensure achievement of production throughput against stated capacity targets.
  • Ensure the team are aware of day to day targets and responsibilities
  • Manage work order closures and stock control transactions
  • Maintain visible lead for adherence to procedures and instructions
  • Interface with Production Scheduling to determine schedules for shift production
  • Liaise and communicate with other departments and ensure an effective interface is maintained
  • Engages interest and participation of others and has a collaborative approach to working together
  • Actively Committed to team development

QUALIFICATIONS

  • This position requires a working knowledge of all facets of the Injection Molding process
  • High School education
  • Minimum of 10 years proven success in the industry
  • Good written and communication skills

Work Environment/Hazards:

Operate independently (in a team environment) any injection molding machine, grinder or other small equipment used in the production of injection molded products. Must have a working knowledge of all parts being produced. Innovative Plastic Molders Inc. is an alcohol, controlled-substance and drug free facility. Any violation may result in immediate dismissal.

This information is not designed to be a complete inventory of the job’s duties, responsibilities, and qualifications. Rather, it’s designed to give a general nature and level of work to be performed by employees assigned this job title.

Physical Requirements:

This position requires standing for long periods of time, lifting to 50 pounds, and exposure to moderate noise and temperature levels.

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Administrative Asst.

Full-Time Position, Salary Negotiable 

POSITION SUMMARY:

Manage the office and handle duties for upper management. Efficient and comfortable being a member of a team. The ability to multi-task, while maintaining schedules and managing administrative duties is essential. Assuring a steady completion of workload in a timely manner is key to success in this position.0

RESPONSIBILITIES

Responsibilities are as outlined below but not limited to the following:

  • Answer incoming calls and assist caller as needed
  • Taking accurate and complete messages
  • Greet customers and vendors upon entering the lobby and direct them as needed
  • Keep records of customer interactions and transactions, recording details of inquiries, complaints, and comments, as well as actions taken.
  • Ensure filing systems are maintained and current
  • Open, date-stamp and distribute incoming mail
  • Maintain and monitor office supplies
  • Create travelers based on schedule and close out and file travelers by number.
  • Update schedule with completed quantities per production report.
  • Receive parts into DBA from production report from prior day.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Pleasant and self-directed with a can-do, helpful attitude
  • Proficient in Microsoft office, Outlook/e-mails, and web applications
  • Professional and articulate verbal and written communication style
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and conflicting deadlines
  • Willing to work in a team/group environment

Work Environment/Hazards:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those the employee may encounter while performing the essential functions of the job. The noise level is usually loud. Most everyone within the business works on a time schedule with deadlines. Being a manufacturing company, the work and general environment can become somewhat hectic at times; therefore, it is essential that the employee is able to; physically and emotionally, effectively handle the anxieties associated with the job.

Physical Requirements:

This position is low to moderate stress; planned periods of increased activity; mostly sedentary. May require sitting for long periods of time, lifting to 15 pounds, and exposure to moderate noise and temperature levels. Must be able to work well with all levels of staff, including management, and with outside visitors. Must be able to work well under time deadlines.

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