BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Molding Technician -Red Day 12 hr in Broken Bow, Nebraska

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Job Description


Attend to and assist in the operation of Injection Molding presses with proficiency while meeting quality, productivity, waste, cost, housekeeping and safety goals in accordance with standard procedures and Good Manufacturing Practices.


The essential functions of this position include but are not limited to:

  • Continually improves knowledge of plastic materials, molding process, and auxiliary equipment with the goal of promotion to Molding Technician II.

  • Involvement and support in the installation, debugging, validation and start-up of new production injection molding equipment.

  • Handle all stacking, corrugated case construction and perform assigned duties at presses as determined by production volume. Move and stack production pallets as needed.

  • Monitor parameters required to produce quality product, i.e. Conair system, conveyors, granulators, and auxiliary equipment following start up. Maintain proper molding conditions.

  • Operate molding equipment according to scheduled requirements of molding work orders and equipment, optimizing available molding capacity.

  • Assists in the preventative maintenance of auxiliary equipment, including granulators, conveyor, liquid temperature controllers, molds, electrical controls, etc.

  • Perform minor service to presses and equipment and notifies proper personnel of necessary major repairs or maintenance.

  • Assist technicians and supervisor with training of new associates.

  • Responsible for production and quality on a line of machines, and cleanliness and orderly condition of a designated area of the molding department.

  • Be familiar with all department inspection procedures and standards. Continually monitor product for acceptable quality to the latest product specification.

  • Maintenance of records and prepare required reports including: SPC, Q.C. inspection, housekeeping, production downtime reports, mold cavity and cycle time sheets and problem/corrective action logs, etc., in accordance with departmental standards and Good Manufacturing Practices.

  • Reporting of daily production, machine utilization, preventive maintenance etc. information using the company‚Äôs Enterprise Resource Management System (i.e. SAP).

  • Observance of all safety and environmental procedures and Good Manufacturing Practices.

  • Work with limited supervision and maintain an atmosphere of cooperation among and between shifts, mold repair, quality control, assembly, engineering and management to facilitate departmental goals.

  • Transportation of raw materials and finished goods to and from molding area as needed for production.

  • Perform miscellaneous duties as required by supervision. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED Education

  • High School education or equivalent. Technical Training, education or experience within a molding operation preferred.Experience

  • 1 to 2 years manufacturing experience, previous molding experience preferred. General knowledge of plastic materials and processes, mold design and operation is preferred. An understanding of hydraulic/electrical circuits and auxiliary equipment involved in injection molding helpful. Requires a fundamental ability to maintain accurate records and reporting.

Primary Work LocationUSA NE - Broken Bow

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Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status