Sets up and starts production job as required to meet schedules and customer commitments.
Maintains cycle and process integrity with the direction of the Production Supervisor.
Works with support department to ensure tools, machines and processes are optimized. Recommends and implements changes and improvements to cycles, processes and procedures to maintain schedule and quality parts.
Maintain documentation and paperwork to support production cycles and procedures. Works directly with Process Technicians to suggest improvements in processes and procedures.
Takes training from Senior Setup personnel and Process Technicians to enhance knowledge and experience in all aspects of the production floor.
Works with the Machine Operators to learn and improve current processes and procedures.
Performs setups, samples and other production related duties to maintain production schedules and on time delivery of parts to customers.
Works on all presses as production requirements dictate.
Assist with training new personnel as necessary.
Keeps work area cleaned and maintained.
Previous experience working in a manufacturing environment, plastic injection molding experience required.
Shows mechanical aptitude and show an ability to learn and practice correct molding and setup methods.
Displays a good attitude towards learning new jobs and procedures and work towards minimal supervision needed to accomplish daily duties.
Capable of interfacing and leading team members as needed and direct as required by production schedules.
Must be able to read machine dial gauges, blueprints and precision measuring instruments used in the inspection of parts
Ability to monitor machine sounds to identify and diagnose changes in order to take appropriate action.
Education and Job Experience Requirements
5-7 years of set up experience REQUIRED
High School Diploma or G.E.D. required
Must complete all levels of Paulson Training
Available to training in new equipment and machinery as they are procured. Keeping education and background up to current industry standards through willingness to attend seminars, read periodicals and seek advanced education