With over 140 years experience it’s evidently clear that we appreciate staff with experience within the industry, however we also insist we stay at the forefront of technology employing staff who are adaptable and keen to use the latest machinery and software. If you think you have what it takes to join our AMS team, take a look at our current vacancies below and apply.
Thermoset/lnjection Molding Processing Technician
JOB TITLE: Thermo-set/Injection Molding Process Technician
REPORTS TO: Production Manager
POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for setting up and operating automated Thermoset and Injection molding machines, capable of making necessary adjustments and/or minor mechanical repairs to the machines and most auxiliary equipment in a efficient and safe manner.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Responsibility and authority as outlined in the AMS Quality Manual, Standard Operating Procedures, and all relevant Instruction manuals.
Working mainly in the Thermo set Cell producing high quality parts involving quality control checks and helps maintain customer requirements according to specification and various dimensions such as wall thickness, flash, plastic distribution, concavity, convexity warped sections or cosmetic finish etc. Makes adjustments to correct and/or eliminate defects.Also will be asked on occasions to fill in with injection moulding team.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Plastics Technology or equivalent and/or at least five years related experience or training.
Mechanically inclined with experience in mould servicing/strip down clean etc
Strong verbal communication and interpersonal skills as demonstrated in the context of the interviewing processes.
Licenses Required: fork lift truck desirable but not necessary as training will be given.
Visual Acuity:Near acuity and required for reading and precision measuring instruments used in the inspection of parts.
Our design team are able to use a huge variety of CAD-CAM software, and use SLS and SLA machines to sculpt models that look and feel like the real thing. All of our machining can use a range of materials from Polypropylene to Thermoplastic Rubber. All of this supplied by a company that is able to offer a high quality comprehensive plastic injection moulding service at ISO 9001 & ISO 14001 standards.