Vuteq USA is seeking applicants to join their team as Mold Technicians in Madison, Alabama. Vuteq will produce interior and exterior plastic-injected parts and various sub-assemblies for Mazda and Toyota at their shared assembly plant in Huntsville, Alabama.

 

 


MOLD TECHNICIAN

PAY: $18 - $23 PER HOUR

BASED ON EXPERIENCE



DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Use of hands and power tools to expedite repairs, installation, and maintenance of plant equipment.
  • Use overhead crane in safe manner to transport tools.
  • Use of shop power machinery, lathes, milling machines, saws, dills and grinders.
  • Perform seasonal duties outside of buildings such as snow removal around overhead doors.
  • Ability to select and identify correct fasteners to install various materials and plant equipment.
  • Perform clean up involving dust, dirt, grease and oil around machines as assigned.
  • Assist trade persons with equipment relocations and installations.
  • Disassemble & assemble injection molding tools.
  • Inspect all components of tools and repair/replace defective components.
  • Clean tool (inside/outside) and lubricate. 
  • Minor repairs of tools as directed by tooling specialist.
  • Lubricate injection mold machines, as per manual requirements.
  • Keep mold maintenance area clean, organized and safe for work at all times.
  • Keep chains, slings and eye bolts organized and ensure safe for use.
  • Order replacement parts for mold maintenance shop, including crane.
  • Assist in injection molding machine repairs.
  • Assist in takeout devices repairs.
  • Assist with feeding system maintenance and repairs.
  • Fill out documentation required for mold maintenance job.
  • Assist to troubleshoot pneumatic systems including: valves, regulators, filters and actuators.
  • Assist to troubleshoot hydraulic systems including: valves, pumps, filter/strainers, flow control.
  • Complete PM work orders of equipment to manufacturer’s recommendations or PM guide and provide feedback on activities and changes to improve the service or equipment.
  • Perform other mold maintenance related duties as assigned to meet departmental responsibilities.
  • Primary job is 1st shift, but need to be flexible to support other shifts in times of need.


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must possess a high school diploma/GED, with the ability to read, write and communicate in English to comprehend and follow written procedures, container labels and safety precautions.
  • Experience with injection machines preferred, but not required.
  • Able to lift 30lbs 10% of the time, climbing ladders 10% of the time and continuous bending and walking throughout the shift.
  • Good problem solving and trouble-shooting ability.
  • Must be a team player!


SCHEDULE/WORK CONDITIONS:

  • Full Time: Mon - Fri, 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • May be required to frequently walk, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 lbs. and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and the ability to adjust focus. 
  • May be required to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent, and to draw and interpret bar graphs.


BENEFITS:

Vuteq offers a new facility with an excellent benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, life/ad&d insurance, short term disability, voluntary life, and much more!



TO APPLY:

Please submit resumes with “MOLD TECHNICIAN” in subject line to:


vuteqalabamajobs@vuteqal.com


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