Injection Moulding Technician

Location
Redditch, Worcestershire
Salary
competitive
Posted
24 Nov 2016
Closes
22 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Injection Moulding Technician

B Hepworth and Co Ltd is seeking a self-motivated, highly energetic Injection Moulding Technician to join our growing organization.  This role requires a self-starter who is proactive and who can communicate effectively across all levels

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: 

The successful candidate will be responsible for the running of the Reaction Injection Moulding Cell. Experience in casting Polyurethane resin using dual pump metering equipment is essential. The role will include advising on tooling design, tool set-up, casting and trimming.

 
SKILLS/EXPERTISE:

  •  A Strong background in moulding and RIM moulding is crucial.
  • Experience in using Polyurethane resin.
  • Tooling set-up and repair knowledge.
  • Strong personal communicate skills
  • Experience using hand tools and trimming equipment
  • Hazardous liquid material transfer experience
  • Flash removal and fettling skills

 

 

 JOB FUNCTIONS

  • To oversee all activity and production in the molding department.
  • To liaise with both the sales and purchasing team to schedule material deliveries.
  • To advise engineering on tool design and material flow within the mould tool.
  • Tool set up and proving shots are to be produced off all new tooling and analysed for quality purpose.
  • Regular material ratio checks are to be carried out and recorded in line with the quality certification.
  • Machine servicing and repairs are to be scheduled and organized with the machine manufacturers.
  • To set up Aluminum, Resin, Silicone and GPR tooling. To regularly change over the resin.
  • Regular meetings with costing personnel to analyse process timing and costing for new projects.