Molding Technician 2nd Shift

Caledonia, MI 49316, USA Req #331
Friday, February 3, 2023

 We love what we do! At Aspen Surgical we live our values of Respect, Transparency, Speed, Empowerment, Passion and Fun every day. This caring dedication creates and builds exceptional products that drive the industry standard making a real and lasting impact on people’s lives around the world. We strive to be the best, while providing the tools, resources, and support needed to set our team members up for success. Do you want to be appreciated for your hard work? Be a member of a dynamic, fast-growing organization? View your job as a joy rather than a burden? Then we have a position for you!

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE: The Molding Technician is responsible for the setup / startup of molds, injection molding machines. as well as troubleshooting and improving existing equipment to support injection molding production.



·         Consults with other Maintenance, Engineering and Manufacturing employees to identify and resolve ALL molding maintenance issues in a timely manner 

·         Convert service requests to work order and complete repairs documenting work performed 

·         Identifies and troubleshoot processes, material or equipment problems to minimize down time 

·         Provides process/product support to organization to address production concerns 

·         Performs preventative maintenance on machines, aux equipment, molds, assists in equipment repairs, equipment improvements, upgrades, and equipment installations  

·         Responsible for maintaining mold conditions. (cleanliness, connector conditions, cycle counters, water leaks, etc.)

·         Performs tooling set-up/changeovers in a timely manner according to schedule 

·         Performs line clearance and proper clean up during changeovers

·         Ensures that maintenance coverage for production areas is provided for at all times 

·         Maintain Inventory records for equipment, and supplies 

·         Maintains 5S environment in work area and Tool Shop 

·         Follows lock out tag out procedures and all other safety rules  

·         Proactively participates in Kaizen events and creating a continuous improvement culture  

·         Maintains and displays strong attendance habits by being present and on time 



·         Minimum of a High School Diploma 

·         Advanced certification level training or associates degree preferred 

·         3-5 years of experience supporting machine maintenance/repair in a manufacturing environment 

·         General skills and expertise related to molding tech / maintenance activities 

·         Proficient computer skills including but not limited to Microsoft Office Suite 

·         Great mechanical aptitude and ability to troubleshoot and resolve mechanical problems 

·         Proficient verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills 

·         Positive teamwork and attitude required to support the manufacturing environment 

·         Basic knowledge of electrical safety 



NOTE:  The inability to perform any of the following physical requirements does not preclude an applicant from consideration unless, following an individualized analysis, it is determined that the physical requirement is an essential job function and the applicant is unable to perform such function with or without reasonable accommodation


·         While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms

·         Frequently required to walk, stand, sit, and talk or hear

·         Must be able to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

·         Specific vision abilities required include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education High School
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  • Caledonia, MI 49316, USA