IDEX Process Technician - 2nd and 3rd Shift in Crawfordsville, Indiana
Title: Process Technician - 2nd and 3rd Shift
Business Unit: Banjo
150 Banjo Drive
Crawfordsville, Indiana, 47933
Perform setups and startups of injection molding machines to achieve product quality.
Follow safety protocol for position
Safely operate crane to move molds and lower molds into press
Remove Molds from machines
Hook water lines on the mold base and manifolds
Hook switches to molds
Operate press controls
Monitor tool cleanliness and ensure tool cleaning is conducted as required.
Ensure correct raw material is being supplied to the molding equipment and proper specifications are being followed.
Perform maintenance work such as cleaning and oiling machines.
Clean platen and ensure bolt holes are safe
Operate hoists to position mold tools on storage racks; inside press or on floor.
Ensure mold changes are complete in defined timeframes.
Maintain good housekeeping within department.
Setup and operate plastic injection molding machines to mold thermoplastic parts..
Detect any manual machine malfunctions or product defects, making adjustments as necessary.
Complete first-off-last-off documents.
Ensure all auxiliary equipment is set to the correct settings per the baselines.
Maintain best operating parameters (baselines) for tool and make any adjustments. Follow proper deviation process if parameters adjusted outside tolerance.
Must be able to work independently and follow directions.
Must have experience with impacts, clamps, bolts
Must be able to read and use process sheets
Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles is a plus.
Ability to make sound decisions.
Must have good attitude and be a team player.
Must be willing to work overtime.
Must have basic computer skills
Must be able to comprehend simple and moderately complex instructions
IDEX is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled