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Tool Technician

United States - AL - McCalla

Job Description

     

    The Tool Technician is responsible
    for the upkeep and repair of molds / tooling for plastic injection molding
    presses in the plant.
     
    Responsibilities:

    • Conduct mold and tooling
      preventative maintenance and repair
    • Welding tasks (TIG)
    • Construct hydraulic lines
      and rebuild hydraulic cylinders
    • General surface grinding,
      as well as compound angles, cutting tools, nozzle tips, tapers, etc.
    • Hot runner wiring
    • Open Vent Cleaning
    • Ability
      to fit new detail and spot and or time in..
    • Ability
      to troubleshoot issues and repair, in and out of press.

     

    Able to operate a Bridgeport / Lathe
    with in a + or - .001 tolerance.

    • Able
      to operate a Surface grinder with in a + or - .0002 on critical details.
    • Able
      to polish and bench details.
    • Ability
      to weld cores and cavities and hand work back to runnable condition.
    • Able
      to weld different tool steel with positive results, As in P-20, H13, S.7,
      4140 etc.
    • Able
      to complete Preventative maintenance on plastic injection molds.
    • Assist
      in maintaining maintenance PM records on the company computer system.
    • Able
      to work on the production floor with tool in press to correct any issue to
      keep down time at a minimum.
    • Knowledge
      of Manifold systems Example: Mold Master, Synventive, YUDO, RUNIPSYS,
      P.E.T.S  etc.
    • Work
      with little or no supervision when given clear direction.
    • Work
      with Process Engineers to trouble shoot issues with tool or improve on.
    • Repair,
      fix and implement engineering changes of molds
    • Ensure
      safety and housekeeping standards are maintained
    • Work
      with various departments to implement customer
    • Work
      on and feel safe working on tool form 800lbs -70,000lbs

     

    Your Qualifications

    Education: 

    • High school diploma, 2-year apprentice program at Community College helpful
    • Toolmaker / Mold Maker Journeyman certification preferred

    Experience:

    • 5 years plus of hands on
      experience in a tool room involving plastic injection mold repair or mold
      maintenance 
    • 5 Plus years of experience using hand operated
      tool room equipment.
    • Knowledge and
      understanding of mold and die components and their respective characteristics.
    • Ability to read and
      understand tooling drawings.
    • Injection Molding
      process Experience
    • Toolmaker / Mold Maker
      Journeyman certification preferred

     

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    Published: 07/14/2020
    Job Field: Manufacturing Operations
    Location: United States - AL - McCalla
    REQ. NO.: 20001384
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