Direct daily operations, maintenance, scheduling, quality, and sampling of tooling and processes for new closure designs. Design and build new automation equipment for new closure development.
Test prototype tooling and materials for new product development. Inspect tooling before use. Confirm availability of all materials and components. Confirm quality of manufactured components.
Design and build automation. Perform concept work for patentable processes or products to ensure new products have added value. Build for safe operation and function.
Design and build test fixtures and equipment for other labs. Safely utilize manual machine shop equipment, machinist for the Innovation Center.
Test materials for the materials group to ensure the number of test requests are completed on time.
Maintain equipment in the Plastics Development Lab and Machine Shop to ensure jobs are completed on time.
Build PLC based control systems. PLC programming machine motion controls. Programming Servo control systems.
Provide Plant Manufacturing support. Troubleshoot molds, machines and processes. Capable to operate molding plant equipment, understand production machine controls or be trained with minimal supervision / input.
Technical degree in electronics including PLC programming and Fluid Power or equivalent experience.
Journeyman Machinist or equivalent experience.
Minimum five (5) years related working experience.
Capable to document design of manufactured components/equipment, CAD. CAD knowledge will be required of selected candidate (training available)
Experience required in the injection/compression manufacturing environment.
Must be a self-starter. Capable of scheduling and executing as necessary to support and complete tasks as required.
Tooling knowledge preferred.
Training or experience in RJG decoupled processing methods preferred.
LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMER
The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.
All job requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State Laws.
Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an "at-will" basis.
Silgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, or the presence of a disability, which would not prevent the performance of essential job duties with, or without reasonable accommodation of any other protective status.
Silgan is a drug-free workplace.
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