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Starbase Technologies
343 Pecks Road


Job Title:
Injection Molding Technician
Salary Range:Location:
Per Hour Pittsfield
Job Type:Category:
Full TimeManufacturing/Production
Education Level:Work Experience:
Nice to have
Starbase is seeking a mold validation and process technician with experience setting up molds and validation processes for injection molding machines and automated assembly equipment. MUST have Stack molding and Mold Processing Experience.
Your tasks
• Perform mold installation and machine setup for new and refurbished mold in-house validation and short runs. Manage up to five injection molding machine centers ranging from 30-500 Ton capacities.
• Clean, lubricate, measure, and prepare molds for production including changing tools when required – maintain last shots and tool history.
• Trouble shoots process and machine issues and repairs/corrects findings, DOE validation experience
• Monitors and corrects efficiencies of processes
• Trains employees on jobs and performs machine/mold setups
• Implements preventative maintenance program for the molding fabrication facility
• Ensures all documentation is complete and accurate
• Implement and maintain ISO and QS documentation and process controls where appropriate
• Ensures proper safety and company policies/guidelines
• Other duties as assigned by Production Supervisor or Manufacturing Engineering Manager.
Our expectations
• 5-7 years of experience with setting up molds, processes and equipment maintenance for injection molding machines and automated equipment; Mold set-up experience a plus
• Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills to effectively work in a team environment
• Ability to take initiative and be persistent with disciplined follow-up regarding customers and internal departments.
• Technical experience troubleshooting injection molding equipment issues with respect to mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, electronic, and pneumatic systems along with experience assembling/disassembling injection molding tooling
• Ability to read and analyze hydraulic, electric, and pneumatic blueprints
• Experience assembling/disassembling injection molding equipment, frames and tooling
• Must have full comprehension of all injection molding equipment controls and their effect on processing/tooling
• Ability to use basic metrology tools such as gauge pins, micrometers, tool scope, dial indicators, calipers, bore gauges, etc
• Previous experience working in a related manufacturing environment
• Ability to work overtime as needed

Boxcar Media, LLC  • North Adams, MA 01247 •  Tel: 413-663-3384 • Fax: 413-664-4251 • Email: info@berkshirejobs.com