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Blow Mold Set-Up Technician - 12 hour night shift

Company: Highline Aftermarket Acquisition LLC
Location: Glen Dale
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

The Blow Mold Set-Up Technician is responsible for setting new tooling and resolving tooling and manufacturing problems. The individual in this position is expected to identify tooling and machine related issues, identify corrective actions, perform equipment repairs, direct the identification and purchase of replacement parts, and assist supervisors in identifying issues impacting shift performance.


To Perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function.

  • Take ownership of all on shift mold sets and tooling changes.
  • Assist in diagnosing production problems, tooling and machine related issues, and fixing equipment mechanical problems.
  • Develop standard operating procedures for tooling changes.
  • Ensure effective application of lock out/tag out procedures during tooling changes and replacements.
  • Develop and maintain specialty tool change boxes and carts by line.
  • Assist team members during startup until quality production is achieved.
  • Provide prompt notification of any setup issues.
  • Assist with preventative and predictive maintenance tasks.
  • Ensure effective and efficient shift-to-shift communications on all shift crossover tasks.

    • Perform work order tasks entered into the company's MP2 computerized maintenance management system (CMMS).

      • Assist with keeping equipment in like-new condition and with fixing of equipment/tooling breakdowns.
      • Train other technicians, operators, and specialists.
      • In the absence of the supervisor, assigns, directs, and coordinates machine set up and other operations.
      • Maintain good housekeeping and regularly clean work area, machines, and equipment.
      • Identify and contribute to continuous improvement efforts to reduce costs or increase productivity without reducing effectiveness. Understand and apply lean manufacturing tools and methodology.
      • Maintain an open and candid working relationship with immediate supervisor/manager in discussing matters of importance.
      • Adhere to established company values, practices, policies and procedures at all times. Follow and support compliance with all applicable safety rules, laws, regulations, and standards.
      • Demonstrate regular and punctual attendance at the assigned work location.

        This job description reflects management's assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.


        The individual may be asked to perform other duties as requested.


        An individual qualified for this job must be able to:

        • Demonstrate a good mechanical aptitude.
        • Accurately multiply, divide, add, and subtract whole numbers to resolve practical problems.
        • Operate a computer-PC proficiency; use spreadsheets and reporting software effectively.
        • Wear/use required PPE (personal protective equipment).
        • Understand written instruction and complete appropriate documentation as directed.
        • Use a logical approach to troubleshooting issues and prioritizing production needs.
        • Recognize problems when they occur and to work toward the solution of those problems.
        • Pay attention to details and pursue quality in accomplishing work duties and tasks. Look for opportunities to reduce costs or increase productivity without reducing effectiveness.
        • Handle challenges skillfully, thoroughly, and effectively.
        • Effectively and professionally communicate with co-workers, team members, and internal or external customers. Present information clearly and accurately.
        • Independently take advantage of opportunities to improve or increase skills, abilities, and job knowledge.
        • Make sure that work is delivered on time and of high quality.
        • Develop good work practices in order to get the job done.
        • Use equipment, resources, and time in an efficient and effective manner.
        • Use good judgment when making decisions.
        • Perform work in a safe manner at all times.
        • Work in a cooperative manner with management, co-workers, internal/external customers, and vendors.


          An individual qualified for this job must have and maintain the following qualifications:

          • 3 or more years of related work experience, or a technical degree related to maintenance or other related field, or any satisfactory combination of education and experience that demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the above duties.

Keywords: Highline Aftermarket Acquisition LLC, Pittsburgh , Blow Mold Set-Up Technician - 12 hour night shift, Professions , Glen Dale, Pennsylvania

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