Location: Loveland, CO
Pay: $31,200.00 - $37,440.00 /Year
Name: Volt Workforce Solutions
Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for a Thixo Molder for a 2nd shift at a plastic injection molding company in Loveland, Colorado. This person will be responsible for basic operation of Thixomolding Press machines to include equipment monitoring, support, & basic maintenance.
Key responsibilities include:
- Perform all procedures to start, run, and stop the Thixomolding Presses to include the completion of all required documentation and adherence to procedures.
- Ensure that all processed parts meet quality standards and promptly notify proper Thixomolding personnel of any parts that do not achieve the set standards.
- Perform preventative/routine inspection, cleaning, and alignment of nozzles and mold seats prior to molding parts.
- Understand and demonstrate an understanding of the panel switches, controller buttons (i.e. mold open/close switch), and LP manual switches to ensure proper operation.
- Perform consistent and proper Manual Die Spray Techniques.
- Maintain a consistent and optimal machine cycle while running Thixomolding Presses manually.
- Monitor material feed throat to ensure accuracy throughout a run.
- Perform the monitoring of feedback screens (i.e. recovery time, cushion, injection speed, and pressure, etc.) of the SYSCOM controller and make applicable adjustments to ensure the consistent operation of the Thixomolding Presses.
- Perform Die Spray Tank operation.
- Perform proper use of oil heaters.
- Perform the Set-up and Tear-down of Thixomolding Press molds.
- Perform operation of ice blaster to include cleaning of molding tools.
- Perform start and stop functions of Thixomolding robots.
Successful candidates will have:
- High School Diploma or GED preferred
- Relative experience in the injection molding industry. (i.e. Plastic Injection Molding, Die Casting, etc.)
- Knowledge of basic machining technology
- Ability to use basic hand tools.
- Exceptional mechanical aptitude.
- Ability to operate a forklift, hoist, A-Frame hoist, and pallet jack.
Volt Workforce Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.