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IDEX 2nd Shift Process Technician 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:

Read, write and use process Setup Sheets to mold quality parts to specific print specification. Troubleshoot and correct any plastic injection mold processing problems.

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 be able to adhere to the IDEX difference

  • 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

  • Adhere to all Safety Procedures

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

  • Two years injection molding processing experience

  • One year of Injection Molding setup of Mold bases and extremities

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Must meet all requirements of a Molding Technician

  • Read, write and use process Setup Sheets

  • Ensure setup and parameters of Injection Molding Machines, Inco Heaters, DME Heaters, Barrels, Screws, etc. are all in working condition and set to proper specification to make quality parts

  • Detect any manual machine malfunctions or product defects, adjusting parameters as necessary

  • Complete first-off-last-off documents

  • Ensure all auxiliary equipment is set to the correct settings per the baselines and troubleshoot and correct any plastic injection mold processing problems.

  • Maintain best operating parameters for the scheduled tool and make any adjustments. Follow proper deviation process if parameters adjusted outside tolerance.

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

  • Ability to perform startup and shutdown of injection molding machines and diagnose any issues that arise during the process

  • Follow all work instructions

  • Maintain good and continuous communication with Supervisor and Molding Technician.

  • 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 and making good quality products

  • Identify opportunities for any process improvements

  • 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 (NYSE: IEX) is a company that has undoubtedly touched your life in some way. In fact, IDEX businesses make thousands of products that are mission-critical components in everyday activities. Chances are the car you’re driving has a BAND-IT® clamp holding your side airbag safely in place. If you were ever in a car accident, a Hurst Jaws of Life® rescue tool may have saved your life. If you or a family member is battling cancer, your doctor may have tested your DNA in a quest to find the best targeted medicine for you. It’s likely your DNA test was run on equipment that contains components made by our growing IDEX Health & Science team.

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