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Tool Repair Technician - Plastic Injection - Mold Repair

Tool Repair Technician - Plastic Injection - Mold Repair

ID 
2016-1967
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-MI-Grand Rapids
Posted Date 
3/17/2016
Category 
Tool and Die
Company 
Ventra Grand Rapids 5 LLC

More information about this job

Overview

Flex-N-Gate is a leading manufacturer and supplier of components for the automotive industry, recently ranked 13th of the 150 Top North American Suppliers in “Automotive News.” A growing and vital company, Flex-N-Gate provides a great opportunity for hard-working and skilled individuals.

Scope of the Position

As a Division of Flex-N-Gate, Ventra Grand Rapids 5 is seeking an experienced and knowledgeable Tool Room Technician- Mold Repair for our Plastic Injection Manufacturing facility.  Ventra Grand Rapids 5 designs, develops, and manufactures a range of plastic injection molded and assemble automotive components.

 

As a Tool Room Technician you will be responsible for Plastic Injection Mold tear down, repair and re-assembly.

 

This is a 2nd or 3rd shift position.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities:

  • Repair and preventive maintenance of production tooling
  • Provide Technical assistance to production team and assist in problem solving
  • Recommends equipment shutdown when not performing to specifications

 

Experience & Knowledge Required in:

  • Lathes
  • Drill Presses
  • Milling
  • Welding
  • Polishing
  • Ability to read Blue Prints
  • Electrical knowledge
  • Hydraulic knowledge
  • Knowledge of Hot runner systems which includes HRS, Synventive, Mold masters

Qualifications

Expectations:

  • Available and willing to work 2nd and 3rd shift
  • Work overtime as needed
  • Work well on a team
  • Self - Motivated
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Excellent Attendance
  • Strict adherence to Safety and Quality requirements
  • Performs other duties as assigned

 

This is a manufacturing environment that requires prolonged standing, visual acuity, hand dexterity and working in a warm climate.

 

EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent.

Benefits

• Medical, dental, prescription, vision, life and disability insurance; and a flexible spending account
• 401(k) retirement savings plan with company match
• Extensive safety training, new hire orientation, continuous learning and development programs and tuition reimbursement
• Paid holidays and vacation time

What do our employees have to say?
“It engages you professionally, and provides learning opportunities.”
“Lots of growth opportunity.”
“The company’s young enough to be exciting, but old enough to be stable.”
Not just a job—a great place to work!

Flex-N-Gate is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.