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Injection Moulding Technician

Req ID: J2283859

  • Location
    Waterford, Waterford, Ireland
  • Category Manufacturing Engineering
  • Posted Thursday, August 12, 2021
  • Time Type Full time
  • Job Type Permanent Employee

Job Description

SHIFT INFORMATION

This vacancy is on a permanent night shift, as follows: working every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday night and working every seocnd Saturday night. Working hours are from 8pm to 8am.

JOB SUMMARY

  • Provides technical support and leadership on production/processing methods and controls to meet quality standards in the most efficient manner for new and existing moulding processes.



ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Oversight for Injection moulding process start up, process monitoring during running and shutdown in a safe manner to achieve production targets for quality product (customer volume, yield, scrap and material cost).
  • Take ownership for process escalations for injection moulding to ensure action is taken to troubleshoot & resolve issues in a timely manner using systematic approach to ‘root cause’ problem solving.
  • Ensure tool set-up & changeover activities are optimised to meet production targets.
  • Support process engineer in the development of new processes set up, Proof of concept & validation runs for existing and new production & prototype tools.
  • Ensure completion and accuracy of required documentation in the manufacturing area from all operation team supporting injection moulding.
  • Support continuous improvement projects using ‘Decoupled’ process & lean tools to optimise injection moulding performance and improve reliability.
  • Ensure personnel are distributed as per planning from Team Leader / Shift Manager.
  • Ownership for updating the visual area board, shift handover meeting and operational workbook- assuming responsibilities of Team Leader / Shift Manager when necessary.
  • Work with quality personnel to rectify any issues promptly.
  • Comply with the EHS & cGMP policies and procedures, leading safety audits, 5S & cGMP activities online.
  • Where appropriate support the development of documentation, training and work instruction activities within injection moulding. Support cross training of personnel across Injection moulding programmes site wide. Ensure skills & knowledge gained through JABIL Process training are applied consistently.
  • Support all company safety and quality programs and initiatives.
  • Ensure ongoing compliance with GMP in all practices, recording of events and processes.
  • Ensure compliance with all learnings from all GMP training events.
  • Other responsibilities may be assigned from time to time as needed, based on the evolution of the company and the requirements of the department/position.


JOB SPECIFICATIONS

  • Leaving Certificate or equivalent, 3rd level NCEA Level 6 (Mechanical / plastics engineering) or equivalent preferable.
  • 5 Years + experience of injection moulding, preferably Healthcare with high volume automation desirable.
  • Experience of mould set up and working with a wide variety of plastics and mould types.
  • Additional specialist industry standard ‘process technician training’ desirable.

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