Maintenance Technician - Injection Molding
Fife, WA Injection Molding
Job Type
Full-time
Description

The Injection Maintenance Technician performs maintenance on high-speed automated production machinery and support equipment.


Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoots, repairs and makes adjustments to electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic systems on production machinery and support equipment
  • Performs inspection of Injection Molding machines, Dryer Systems, Automated Guided Vehicles, and support equipment 
  • Performs changeovers of injection tooling and robotic equipment per production demands
  • Performs preventive maintenance on Injection Molding Machines, Dryer Systems, Automated Guided Vehicles, and support equipment 
  • Troubleshoots electrical control and distribution systems to include 24vac, 120vac, 277vac and 480vac controller and monitor control systems
  • Some programming and troubleshooting of PLC’s 
  • Orders and installs replacement parts for machines
  • Prepares reports documenting work performed
  • Coordinates with managers to schedule regular maintenance on machines
  • Fabricates and welds basic steel projects
  • Performs other related duties as assigned 
Requirements
  • Mechanically inclined with great problem-solving skills
  • Works well independently and with others
  • Good communication skills
  • Organized with attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and stressful environment
  • Interested in Continuous Improvement and able to thrive in a self-directed environment

Education and Experience:

  • HS Diploma/GED Required. Three years of relevant experience (one employer) may be substituted
  • Some vocational or community college with related coursework or equivalent experience, required

Physical Requirements: 

  • Prolonged periods standing and walking
  • Able to bend, stretch, push, pull, and move as needed to reach, clean, and service machinery
  • Must be able to visually inspect machines