Mold Set Up Technician

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  • Location:

    Enfield, United States

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  • Contact:

    Dan Dubay

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Lighthouse Professional Services, a division of Staffing 360 Solutions group of companies, has been providing contract and direct hire talent to client companies, ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 corporations for over 50 years. Our offices are in New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts, and we work with clients across the country. Our management and recruiting teams are led by experienced industry professionals. We invest in excellent working partnerships, powered by people.

We are currently seeking a Mold Set up Technician in Enfield, CT.

Position Summary and Special Duties:

As a (an) Mold Setup Technician your day-to-day duties will consist of and may not be limited to our challenges

  • Setup and startup of injection molding machines (IMM) including process optimization, quality inspection and release of production process.
  • Installation and removal of injections from IMM’s.
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation of processes and adjustments.
  • Warrant daily operation by troubleshooting of injection molding related problems.
  • Process and resolve quality defects.
  • Perform necessary preventative maintenance on IMM’s.
  • Qualification of materials and molds, including optimization and implementation of process parameters.
  • Documenting and getting authorization for deviation of processes.
  • Assist, lead, or support projects as needed such as machine repairs.
  • Assist with the training of co-workers like machine operators on how to operate, maintain, and troubleshoot machinery.
  • Disassembly and assembly of molds, including hot runner systems, analyzing basic mold problems, like cooling problems, venting etc., and repairing them as required.
  • Repairing and preventive maintenance of mold cavities and cores to ensure continuous production and a smooth operation, troubleshooting and identifying tooling issues.
  • Maintain supply of spare parts, process, mold, and quality records.


Duration: Direct Hire Permanent

Location: Enfield, CT.

Salary: depending on level of experience.  Bonus as well all permanent employees get bonuses.

Benefits: Yes

Shift: Day shift 7am-7pm rotating shift.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply immediately!

Please include a clean copy of your resume and salary expectations and any references.