Lead Molding Process Technician
Our client in Winchester, VA is seeking a Lead Molding Process Technician to join their growing team. The Molding Process Technician is responsible for all aspects of injection molding machines, robots, and other machines' set-up, reconfiguration, and troubleshooting. Daily Responsibilities:- Set-up, configure, and troubleshoot molding machines and robots to consistently produce high quality products and minimize mold maintenance required.- Work with Mold Setter(s) initially to insure mold is properly adjusted. Work with Mold Setter(s) to install molds as needed.- Control and adjust machine settings to optimize production. Cycle time, scrap, regrind, and defects should be minimized while maintaining quality.- Conduct job set-up verification via first article inspection. Insure set-up sheet is put on the QC board and the previous set-up sheet is properly filed.- Understand and correctly operate the moisture analyzer.- Understand and set up End-of-Arm-Tooling (EOAT) systems.- Conduct and be responsible for line clearance to allow for first article approval.- Respond quickly to Operator, QA, and Supervisor/Manager requests for assistance.- Assist in training machine operators as required.- Assist the Molding Manager in maintaining spares inventory.- Understand, use, and follow all forms and procedures.- Complete required forms quickly and accurately.- Understand and perform the duties of the Resin Handler/Mixer and Mold Setter positions as needed.Requirements:- High School Diploma/GED or equivalent. Must have at least ten (10) years knowledge and practical experience in injection molding or machine operations.- Must be RJG Certified Master Molder.- Must be able to lift 50lbs unassisted.Job Requirements:Requirements:- High School Diploma/GED or equivalent. Must have at least ten (10) years knowledge and practical experience in injection molding or machine operations.- Must be RJG Certified Master Molder.- Must be able to lift 50lbs unassisted.