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When you are part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you will do important work, and you will be valued and recognized for your performance. With talented managers and inspiring coworkers to support you, you will find the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Engineering Manager, with a dotted line to the Shift Supervisor, this position is responsible for installing and removing molds and related auxiliary equipment and components from the molding press as well as preparation of setup for appropriate machines as defined. This individual is also responsible to make necessary adjustments to equipment to ensure quality and quantity of production for the assigned area.


. Observes safety rules for self and others and ensures that all safety guards and devices are in place and in good condition.
. Responsible for proper care of molds and machines, and inspection of molds during and after installation.
. Responsible for following the die traveler system.
. Installation and removal of molds in press.
. Monitoring of machine cycle times and assurance that they are at or below standard cycle/part weight..
. Responsible for correcting and/or reporting out of standard performance.
. Responsible for machine adjustments per Engineering set-up sheets, following all pertinent quality work instructions (QWI’s). Fills in monitored set-up sheets and writes necessary tool room work notifications.
. Responsible for notifying supervisor when assistance from external department(s) is needed.
. Responsible for checking periodically for maintenance/tool room problems on machines and writing work orders.
. Identifies different resins used and assures that appropriate resin is used for a job.
. Responsible for machine and mold safety.
. Responsible for maintaining a clean and orderly department.
. Involved with basic process troubleshooting
. Support engineering as required
. Attend and participate in daily communication meetings as assigned


. Minimum High School diploma or equivalent/Technical degree preferred
. Must have 1-3 years’ setup experience
. Sound reading, math, and communication skills required
. Self directed
. Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
. Molding equipment experience preferred (Injection Molding OR Injection Blow Molding)
. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
. Use of calipers and Magna-Mic

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 50,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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