Sr Molding Process Engineer

  • location: Tucson, AZ
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $11,000 - $145,000 per year

job description

Sr Molding Process Engineer

job summary:
Rapidly growing privately held global manufacturing company located in the Tucson, AZ area is currently in search for a experience Senior Process Engineer with injection molding. The Senior Molding Process Engineer should have extensive experience with injection molding machinery, lean manufacturing, FMEA and Design of Experiments. Ideal candidate will have experience assisting In the start-up of new molding operations including machine installation and validation.

location: Tucson, Arizona
job type: Permanent
salary: $11,000 - 145,000 per year
work hours: 8am to 4pm
education: Bachelors
  • Assists in the start-up of the molding operations and the machine installation and validation
  • He/she also will play a key role coordinating the tool transfers and its qualification
  • Responsible for developing manufacturing processes for plastic injection molded components
  • Will define pre and post molded processes for components to optimize efficiencies, yields and productivity
  • Will use process capability studies and other statistical techniques for defining process capability, identifying and eliminating sources of process variability to achieve component certification
  • Provides engineering support to production by troubleshooting injection molding processes and tooling, and by defining mold maintenance requirements
  • Drive process improvement through Lean Manufacturing, FMEA, and Design of Experiments
  • Educates technicians and operators in technical molding process using scientific molding tools
  • Leader in the implementation of corrective actions in projects and in normal operation
  • Manage production staff and personnel development
  • Available to travel and flexible schedule
Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering with minimum +5 years' experience
  • strong Project Management Skills is required
  • strong communication skills
  • strong leadership skills
  • Working knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing
  • Understanding of tool design, troubleshooting, and component qualification
  • Application of statistical and analytical methods such as SPC
  • bilingual, with Spanish and English
  • Experience with Design of Experiments and Measurement Systems
  • Development and documentation of molding methods for new and existing products using scientific molding
  • Improved process reducing cycle times
  • Ability to educate and address technical process
  • Skills in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, MS Project)
Desired Qualifications:

  • Software process simulation
  • Experience in cost reduction processes for raw materials
  • Experience in programming Wittman and Engel robots
  • Experience Engel machines Wittman robots, Engel robots, Arburg machines
  • >10 years' hands-on experience in injection molding - molding development process
  • Certified in Scientific Molding Techniques (Mold Master I)

  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 8 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors (required)
  • Process Control
  • Process Improvement
  • Process Improvement
  • Process Control
  • Manufacturing
  • Injection Molding

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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