Injection Molding Process Technician
Company: West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.
Posted on: September 16, 2021
A global manufacturer in the design and production of delivery
systems for injectable medicines is seeking a Molding Process
Technician to join their team in Scottsdale, AZ! Essential Duties
Prepare molds / molding press for production operation including
but not limited to set-up, clean-up and conditioning runs and
Ensure injection molding machines, auxiliary equipment and
connected automated systems are set to regulation parameters, meet
quality standards and all production goals.
Set up and start up molding machines, read blueprints, and check
products with calipers, optical comparators, and other testing
methods and devices.
Perform and or assist with mold changes on all types of molding
Perform installation, removal, delivery, retrieval, transport or
molds and other associated machinery and equipment; assuring that
adequate materials and equipment are at the required location in
order to perform this work in the safest, most effective and most
efficient manner possible
Troubleshoot, problem solve, relieve operators, apply solution as
required or requested and ensure processes are running within the
predetermined control parameters. This will include making
adjustments within allowable limits and/or evaluating operator
techniques and/or evaluating materials to assure acceptable
Monitoring the SPC data and control charts for quality
Work with mold cleaning to determine and optimization of various
task such as: length of time between mold cleaning, the best type
of surface preparation for each mold and product, and to continue
to work on faster mold changeovers.
Initiate & write Tooling Repair Request when pins, bushings, mold,
or mold cavity need to be replaced.
Must have working knowledge of machinery, including hydraulics,
electrical and solid state components and secondary equipment such
as grinders, trim presses, chillers.
Shift: The role supports a 24 hour manufacturing center. We are
seeking someone who has flexibilitly to work various hours and day
and is willing to work overtime as needed. The schedule for this
position is generally Thursday - Saturday, and every other
Wendesday. 5:00 PM - 5:15 AM. The first 6 weeks will be training
during general day shift.
High School Diploma or Equivalent, Prefer Associates degree or
working toward degree in technical discipline
3 5 Years of manufacturing experience
Minimum: Must currently hold or previously held molding /
2 years of experience in molding operations or related mechanical /
automation experience required.
Must be able to independently problem solve technical and/or
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules,
operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to write reports and correspondence
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in
written, verbal, diagram or schedule form
Ability to work with various computer software programs and manage
Keywords: West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc., Scottsdale , Injection Molding Process Technician, Other , Scottsdale, Arizona
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