Mold Set-Up Tech

  • Career level: Direct Entry
  • Employment: Fulltime, permanent
  • Start: immediately
  • Location: Enfield, CT (US)
  • Job-ID: R2035

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 4,500 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

  • High school degree and three to five years' hands-on experience as a plastic process technician with state-of-the-art molding equipment.

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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