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Would you like to work for a company that immediately gives you three weeks paid time off per year and a $1,000 sign-on bonus just for perfect attendance for 90 days AND a $2,000 bonus to refer all of your friends?!
If so, then Keeney Holdings is the right company for you! And in addition to the perks listed above, we also offer a robust health/dental/life benefits plan, a matching 401K up to 3%, 401k Profit Sharing, and the possibility of a year-end cash profit sharing bonus!
Keeney is seeking Molding Department - Injection Molding Technicians for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts for our Winchester NH facility Monday-Friday positions. This position is responsible for the safe, accurate, and timely set-up, processing improvements, and troubleshooting of plastic injection molds, tooling and equipment (including auxiliary equipment) operation while ensuring that safety, quality and productivity goals are achieved on a daily basis. The primary responsibility will to be the shift Set Up person for the Molding Machines.
Set-up molds, related tooling and equipment according to daily production schedules
Verify equipment is running at required cycle time within specs and quality level prior to releasing for production
Ensure tools and material are returned to proper locations before leaving workstation
Issue and close work orders for maintenance and process activities
Inspect and repair process equipment for potential problems and advise tool room of issues
Perform routine preventative maintenance on equipment, keeping all in working order
Work with suppliers and contractors to purchase required parts for servicing equipment
Support other departments as needed
Maximize communication flow for effective performance within the department and between shifts
Follow all safety procedures in completion of job duties
Verify all safety-related devices, machine guarding, signage, etc. are in place and functioning prior to releasing equipment for production
Wear required PPE
Participate in 6S events
Sustain 6S standards through good housekeeping and execution of standard work including knowledge of lock out, tag out procedures
Perform first piece inspection and provide QA Tech part for approval after mold changeover
Troubleshoot equipment processing problems related to product quality
Complete all required production and quality assurance documentation
Evaluate, recommend and execute continuous improvement suggestions to improve operating efficiency
Utilize LEAN Thinking in formal and informal settings including participating in LEAN Events (Value Stream Mapping, Kaizen, Projects, Just-Do-It), submitting Suggestions, attending LEAN Training, and improving work cell/areas of responsibility daily
Use visual tools and display boards and update them as appropriate
Document all changes resulting from LEAN activities according to ISO guidelines
Accept/embrace change for continuous improvement
Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with co-workers by willingness to take on additional responsibility and/or support
Substitute and back-up production line positions if and when necessary
During 30-minute overlap clean-up workstation, supply next shift with materials needed, communicate issues & concerns for oncoming shift
Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge and Experience:
One (1) to three (3) years of industrial manufacturing experience
Tow motor, scissor lift and crane certification will be necessary within sixty (60) days
Basic computer skills needed with solid understanding of equipment and mechanical aptitude
Good organizational skills with strong attention to detail required
Ability to work in fast-paced environment and meet operational deadlines
Flexibility and dependability required to meet operational demands of 24-hour operation
Weekend and/or evening rotations may be required
Knowledge of lockout/tagout, machine guarding and applicable OSHA/Oatey safety standards.
Education and Certification:
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
Looking forward to receiving your application. We can't wait to hear from you!