Moulding Technician

Job Title: Moulding Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
REF: 123045
Contact Name: John Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 5 years ago

Job Description

Moulding Technician:

Due to continued expansion of their operations our client a well-established Multinational Healthcare organization now require a qualified and experienced Moulding Technician.

The successful candidate will be part of core team to respond to equipment, yield and process related issues, implement corrective and preventative actions to eliminate repeat instances

This is a permanent role in Galway.

Key Responsibilities of Moulding Technician:

Work with Manufacturing Engineers in developing, trouble shooting, standardising and improving existing production methods and procedures. A strong focus will be on supporting Injection Moulding core polymer processes
Take a lead role in the troubleshooting, repair and rebuild of both Hot runner and Cold runner systems
Maintain a critical spares inventory for key Injection Moulding maintenance items to minimise downtime
Perform preventative maintenance and repair on Injection Moulding equipment
Execution of mould changeover's and equipment setup's as part of production runs
Assist ME's in investigating and implementing new production methods
Design, specify, manufacture, test and document production equipment, changes and improvements
Perform equipment qualifications and validations, including report writing etc
Interface with a variety of company personnel and with outside vendors when necessary while performing the above
Communicates any concerns about work process regarding environmental impact, health or safety issues to their Manager

Requirements of the Moulding Technician:

HETAC Level 6 qualification ideally in Polymer Engineering or equivalent
Strong knowledge of Injection Moulding equipment and processes
Knowledge of tooling design, tooling materials & qualifications
General manufacturing processing knowledge with at least 2 years previous experience in a manufacturing environment
Medical Device industry experience a distinct advantage

Please send an up to date CV and cover letter to John Reid at The RFT Group / / on 01-2302400 /

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