Mold Repair Technician
Michigan, Grand Rapids-Muskegon-
Our client, a manufacturing company in the Grand Rapids area is looking for a Mold Repair Technician to join their team.
Position will involve:
Responsible for mold repair and mold PM. Record molds in PM Drop Off Area, perform scheduled PM' s, document PM or repair in maintenance coordinator, repair molds in or out of machines, repair secondary equipment as required and ship / receive molds or fixtures from vendors.
A) Record molds in PM Drop Off Area daily.
B) Perform scheduled PM' s
C) Document PM or mold re air in maintenance coordinator
D) Repair molds in or out of machines
E) Repair secondary equipment as required
F) Ship / receive molds or fixtures from vendors
G) Recommendations and technical input into the development of new molds and continuous improvement.
H) Ensure non-used molds and related tooling is stored accurately so they can be retrieved promptly.
I) Develop a parts list on molds that cannot be repaired during PM
J) Follow all lean, 5-S and TS policies and procedures.
K) Update new molds to company standards
L) Report any mold issues to supervisor that will effect production immediately
Must be proficient at:
Welding steel and aluminum (MIG, TIG, ARC, Braze) Benching and blueing a mold
Tearing down and assembling the mold
Problem solving/trouble shooting mold and machine issues. Working on a mold in the machine
Making components from a print or sketch
Removing a repairing a hot runner system without destroying the unit. Using a crane/hoist
Using a lathe
Using a milling machine Using a EDM machine Using a grinder
Using a band saw
Using various hand tools (drills, grinders, skill saws, impact guns, etc.) Using micrometers and calipers
Using a volt/ohm meter to check the heaters in a hot runner system
Must be able to fabricate (fixtures, components, misc things for maintenance)