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Molding Technician III - Night Shift ($27.00/hr) w/ experience

Company: Merit Medical Systems, Inc.
Location: South Jordan
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

This position provides highly skilled and advanced level of mold setup services, detail and problem solving. Assignments are non-routine, have substantial variety, and are very complex. Develops solutions and alternatives to assigned molding problems, including mold process sheets.


* Performs assignments and may assist in planning assignments of a non-routine nature for which operational precedents are not fully applicable. * Assists supervisor with prioritizing and adjusting work duties as needed. * Develops test and process procedures. * Ensures valid processes on mold machines, auxiliary equipment, and robots. * Stop production if there is a problem with the product, personnel safety, or potential damage to the equipment and/or tool and process. * Ensures that correct materials are utilized, safety checks are performed, and that room organization and clealiness is maintained. * Troubleshoots throughout the molding process to ensure maximum machine utilization, production, and quality. * Perform safety checks, cleaning of molds, greasing and other various maintenance tasks. * Reads blue prints, electrical schematics, hydraulic schematics and ladder logic. * Changes inserts and cores as required. * Recommends improvements to molds and equipment. * Trains molding operators in the safe operation of machines and equipment. * Ensure that documents are filled out correctly. * Ensures that safety and housekeeping policies are followed. * Ensures the following:

Engineering and maintenance standards and procedures are followed.

Molding MPS, GPS, QAP and standard operating procedures are followed.

* Assists supervisor in their absence by assigning work and ensuring the proper and efficient completion of assignments and processes. * Provides supervisor input regarding employee work performance. * May assist Mold Engineers in testing of repaired tools and/or the validation of new tools. * Performs and focuses on multiple duties, prioritizes, and adjusts schedule as necessary. * Performs other related duties and tasks as required.


* Lifting -- Not to exceed 50 lbs. -- local practice may apply. * Writing * Sitting * Standing * Bending * Vision * Color perception * Depth perception * Reading * Fine motor skills * Field of vision/peripheral * Fine motor skills * Noise * Chemical vapors * Soldering fumes


* Education equivalent to a high school diploma. * Several years of molding experience, with three of those years in molding machine and tooling set-up. * Ability to understand materials and processes, problem sources and the correction required. * Ability to learn about and remember key information about parts molded in the department. * Detail oriented. * Good manual dexterity and the ability to perform manual tasks requiring some fine motor skills. * Demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills. * Demonstrated team player attributes. * Demonstrated computer skills preferably spreadsheets, word processing, database and other applicable software programs.


* Troubleshoot molding process problems * Blue print/schematic comprehension * Machine tool usage * Equipment and component repair * Equipment/tooling set-up/starting * Mold cleaning/greasing/changes * Mold insert and core changes * Part documentation/maintenance * Molded parts parameter processing * Personnel training


Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ, MMSI) was founded in 1987 by Fred P. Lampropoulos. Merit develops, manufactures and markets single-use medical devices primarily for diagnosing and treating cardiovascular and vascular disease. Merit has been successful in introducing and marketing innovative, high-quality products through its expertise in new product design and its capabilities in injection and insert molding of plastics; the application of its proprietary electronic and sensor-based technologies; and wire, extrusion and catheter technologies. The Company is utilizing its competitive advantages and technologies to develop and offer products that address a wide range of needs related to cardiology and radiology procedures performed in hospitals. Sales are made primarily to U.S. hospitals through a direct sales force. The Company markets its products in over 60 countries worldwide, utilizing a direct sales force in Europe, and distributors for the remainder of the world.


1600 West Merit Parkway

(9800 South & Redwood Road)



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