Process Technician - Plastic Injection Molding
Rexnord is a $2 billion multi-platform diversified global industrial company. Within our platforms, we serve a wide array of growing, global end markets by offering the broadest, most reliable product portfolios and trusted brands in our industries. Within Process & Motion Control, we design, manufacture, market and service specified, highly engineered mechanical components used within complex systems where our customers reliability requirements and the cost of failure or downtime are extremely high. Within Water Management, we design, procure, manufacture and market products that provide and enhance water quality, safety, flow control and conservation, in which customers specify our products due to performance, life cycle and project cost, and our service levels. Founded in 1892, Rexnord is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A. and employs approximately 7,400 associates worldwide. For more information about the company visit us at http://www.rexnord.com/.
Rexnord Power Transmission (PT) keeps industry moving with a broad portfolio of products including gear drives, bearings, couplings, industrial chain, and a wide range of conveyor components. Rexnord products and services enhance the reliability of equipment used worldwide, supporting industries such as transportation, mining, energy, food & beverage. Our expertise and focus on customer service ensures that you have the right solution when you need it.
Test and troubleshoot controls of plastic injection molding machinery and related automation.
Works with engineering team to assist in the development and implementation of new manufacturing processes to support general growth and capacity.
Required to comply with all outlined safety procedures and guidelines and expected to drive and uphold first class standards in employee safety initiatives.
Evaluates reliability data and achieves improvements in equipment downtime and improve equipment utilization
Computer orientated (Microsoft Office, Auto CAD)
Demonstrated leadership and Training, evaluating, and mentoring other plastic technicians.
Strong written, oral, and presentation skills, excellent communication skills
Creative thinker, strong analytical and decision making skills
Occasional travel may require visiting vendors, OEMs, etc.
Journeyman Certification- Plastic Injection Molding or equivalent work history.
Issues regular status reports in established format.
Works with R&D and operations to introduce and scale up new products and processes based on current equipment capabilities.
Ensures adequacy of process controls and measuring equipment to appropriate standards through proper preventive maintenance and calibration standards.
Work with outside vendors to ensure designs are properly executed and schedules maintained.
Assist in mechanical assembly or other production duties to meet expected deliverables
Assist in organizational activities such as physical inventory or inventory adjustments, re-arrangement of work areas and other similar activities
Work with operations leadership to identify and resolve manufacturing and quality issues.
Monitor and improve productivity through the use of Lean Six Sigma or related tools.
Familiarity with cellular manufacturing and JIT (Just in Time) concept
This position is 3rd Shift hours.
PREFERRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:
The list is representative but not intended to be all inclusive.
* In depth knowledge of resin and plastics.
* Able to qualify parts utilizing standard quality tools/parameters.
* Proficient in Scientific (Decoupled) molding process.
* LEAN manufacturing knowledge and the ability to apply the methods/theory.
* Master Molder II certified.
Previous experience working with Van Dorn, Engel, Krauss, and Haitian machines
Associates degree or Injection Molding Journeys certification
Detail and quality oriented
Matching 401(k) contribution
Personal Retirement Account
Short-Term Disability Insurance
Long-Term Disability Insurance
Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical and Dependent Care)
Matching Gift Program
Rexnord is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Minority/Veteran/Disabled