Mold Set-Up Tech

  • Career level: Direct Entry
  • Employment: Fulltime, permanent
  • Start: 31-07-23
  • Location: Enfield, CT
  • Job-ID: R6611

Would you like to work for a company who has made it its mission to make a contribution to improving human living conditions? With around 5,000 employees worldwide Eppendorf is a leading Life Sciences company. We develop and distribute devices, consumables and services for use in laboratories worldwide. Our daily work is characterized by our principle: Collaborate on new ideas. You would like to be in an environment in which you can work in a team in a collaborative and respectful manner? At Eppendorf you will be working, together with your team, on products that really make a difference. You are also motivated by practical work? Then apply now!

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Your challenges

  • Setup and startup of injection molding machines (IMM) including process optimization, quality inspection and release of production process.
  • Installation and removal of injections from IMM’s.
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation of processes and adjustments.
  • Warrant daily operation by troubleshooting of injection molding related problems
  • Process and resolve quality defects.
  • Perform necessary preventative maintenance on IMM’s
  • Qualification of materials and molds, including optimization and implementation of process parameters.
  • Documenting and getting authorization for deviation of processes.
  • Assist, lead or support projects as needed such as machine repairs.
  • Assist with the training of co-workers like machine operators on how to operate, maintain, and troubleshoot machinery
  • Disassembly and assembly of molds, including hot runner systems, analyzing basic mold problems, like cooling problems, venting etc. and repairing them as required
  • Repairing and preventive maintenance of mold cavities and cores to ensure continuous production and a smooth operation; troubleshooting and identifying tooling issues
  • Maintain supply of spare parts, process, mold and quality records.

Your expertise

  • ** Employment at Eppendorf in the United States and Canada requires vaccination against COVID-19. All new hires must be vaccinated against COVID-19, or, have a qualified medical or religious exemption, prior to the start of employment**
  • 3-5 years of Hands-on experience as a Plastics process tech or related Field
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Your benefits at Eppendorf

  • Competitive total rewards package including health, financial, and education benefits
  • Innovative and Collaborative corporate culture
  • Contribute to improving the human living condition
  • Direct impact on business

Please note that we can only consider applications that are submitted online via our application management tool.

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