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IDEX Molding Technician - 2nd Shift in Crawfordsville, Indiana

If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.

With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses (https://www.idexcorp.com/our-businesses/business-segments/) around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.

DESCRIPTION:

Perform cavity changes, mold changes, minor repairs, purging, & trouble shooting when a cavity or mold change is required.

REQUIREMENTS :

  • Must have good attitude and be a team player

  • Must be able to work independently and follow directions

  • Ability to make sound decisions

  • Must have good attendance

  • Must be willing to work overtime

  • Must have basic computer skills such as Excel, Access, and Email

  • Must be able to comprehend simple and moderately complex instructions

PHYSICAL DEMAND

  • The ability to stand for long periods of time, bend, crouch and climb to various heights

  • The ability to wear a safety harness and any other fall protection required

  • The ability to lift up to 50lbs

PREFERRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

  • Demonstrated experience working with hand tools

  • Demonstrated experience performing basic electrical wiring

  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Follow safety protocol for position

  • Review production schedule and follow priorities

  • Safely setup injection molding machines and tooling including but not limited to Mold Bases, water lines, Switches and any other mold base extremities

  • Operate Bridge Cranes to position mold tools on storage racks; inside press or on floor

  • Operate press controls

  • Monitor tool cleanliness and ensure tool cleaning is conducted as required

  • Ensure correct raw material is being supplied and delivered to the molding equipment and proper specifications are being followed

  • Clean platen and ensure bolt holes are safe

  • Ensure mold changes are complete in defined timeframes

  • Maintain good housekeeping within department

  • Follow all work instructions

  • Maintain good and continuous communication with Supervisor and Process tech

  • Be a positive and productive contributor to the team

  • Actively monitor molding injection presses to ensure machines stay running to full capacity during scheduled operation

  • Other duties as assigned

Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?

IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).

Business Unit: Banjo

Job Segment: FMT Fluid & Metering Technologies

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