Fill mold cavities with powder or preforms, press push buttons to close mold, cure for a predetermined time (1 min. to 5 mins.), push buttons to open mold, clean mold of castings and flash using air gun, visually inspect production and repeating cycle.
Placement of inserts on pins in the mold before the powder or preforms are loaded as required.
Must know and follow all plant, departmental and job safety rules.
Must know, understand and demonstrate a thorough knowledge of and follow all applicable safe operating procedures and rules including housekeeping requirements.
Must be able to perform the essential physical requirements necessary for this skill or job area.
Follow standard quality procedures when provided. Visually inspect parts for defects per quality standards.
Flow of work and character of duties involves normal manual dexterity for sustained periods.
Sustained average physical effort on short repetitive work cycles, handling containers with average weight of 10-30 lbs. from floor to chest high worktable 5 to 20 times per day. Involves 8 hours of standing with exposure to high heat. Requires repeated twisting at the waist and reaching over the mold. Stack boxes of average weight of approximately 10-40 lbs. daily at end of work shift.
Maintain compliance with all Safety Rules and Regulations. Identify and report any safety risks, accidents, incidents (near miss), injuries and property damage at the workplace. Correct use of appropriate personal protective equipment.
Specific Training, Knowledge, Skills Required:
* Fluency in English
* Basic math skills able to read, write, add and subtract whole numbers.
* Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs on a regular basis.
* Requires excellent mobility and use of proper lifting techniques to avoid injury.
* Legible penmanship.
* Communication and interpersonal skills.
* Preferred Previous knowledge of compression molding processes.
* Safety Conscious
* 5S and Lean Principles a plus