IDEX Tool Room 2 in Crawfordsville, Indiana
Title: Tool Room 2
Business Unit: Banjo
150 Banjo Drive
Crawfordsville, Indiana, 47933
Follow safety protocol for position
Safely operate crane to move molds and lower molds into press
RemoveMolds 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.
Use of Impacts,clamps, bolts
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.
Assists Mold Setters to perform start-up and process in molds that have been used for established products to meet QA approval.
Maintain good and continuous communication with others..
Be a positive and productive contributor to the team.
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.
Read and use process sheets.
Read tooling work orders and follow instructions (Run Info)Correctly disassemble and assemble molds in a safe manner
Clean mold cavities and assist Mold Setters
Utilize measuring equipment including micrometers, calipers, height gate, etc.
Maintain tools and equipment
Maintain maintenance records on the company computer system
Work on production floor with tool in press to correct issues and reduce machine downtime.
Work from complicated blue prints, work orders, sketches, and instructions
Use hand tools, grinders, calipers, gages, calipers, Provide PM service of Tool Room equipment
Disassemble, clean, reassemble dies, mold, jigs, fixtures
Make tool modification, completing repairs
Troubleshoot tooling in the presses
Use lathes, welder, EDM, bench grinders, Record and document all new tooling in the company computer based system
Operate overhead cranes
Other duties assigned.
Must be able to work independently and follow directions.
Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles is a plus.
Ability to make sound decisions.
Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
Must have good attendance.
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