Process Tech (Molding) 1st, 2nd and 3rd shift openings
May 29, 2018
Foothill Ranch, California
$22/hr to $27/hr
Full Time - Experienced
GENERAL FUNCTION The Process Tech performs and documents the daily manufacturing operations in a plant setting. The Process Tech operates process equipment “on-the-floor,” in a sterile or clean-room environment and works closely with engineering and production support teams.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Sets up and maintains production of injection molding machines, tooling, and processes.
Enhances the technical development of the processes in the Injection Molding department.
Performs preventative maintenance/repair on machines, injection molding screw assemblies, molds, and chiller.
Collaborates with engineering to enhance and debug processes, tooling, and new products.
Completes mold verification, sample process development, mold changes, and set-ups.
Drives process improvements, i.e. set-up time reduction, scrap reduction, and increased throughputs.
Performs process troubleshooting on injection molding machines and auxiliary equipment.
Process observation, development, and documentation.
Works closely with, and communicates with, all other production and support teams.
Responsible for start-up, process verification, troubleshooting and root cause analysis of any issues related to injection molding processes or the associated equipment.
Documents and communicates with other Process Technicians, Process Engineers and Shift Supervisor results of problem solving and any deviations from established methods or procedures that may be necessary to resolve specific issues.
Supports Process Engineers in development of process parameters and process improvements.
Assists the Production Supervisors in training of the associates for line operation and monitoring what the associates will be required to complete as part of the process controls.
Works safely and maintains a safe, organized and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
Works effectively and collaboratively with others.
Performs other duties and responsibilities as needed.
High School diploma
5+ years’ experience
Knowledge and application of scientific molding principals
Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills.
Demonstrated ability to work well alone and as a member of a team
Demonstrated ability to adapt to frequently changing priorities, and work environment
Positive attitude and open mind to continuous improvement
Ability to identify and communicate ideas and concerns that will improve cost and quality
Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced production environment
Must be self-motivated and organized
Proficient in MS Excel, MS Word, and other general computer programs
Able to work overtime, holidays and weekends, as needed
Bachelor’s degree or certification from a technical school
Scientific Molding Certification
Experience with horizontal and vertical injection molding equipment
Experience with Robotic part removal
Oakley, Inc. is a sport and lifestyle brand, driven to ignite the imagination through the fusion of art and science. Building on its legacy of innovative, market-leading optical technology, the company manufactures and distributes high performance sunglasses, prescription lenses and frames, goggles, apparel, footwear, and accessories.
The essence of the brand is communicated through hundreds of professional and amateur athletes who depend on Oakley products to provide them with the very best while they redefine what is physically possible.
Oakley is part of Luxottica, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 7,200 retail stores across the globe.
In North America, our wholesale business is the home to other global brands like Ray-Ban and many of the top fashion house brands. Our leading retail brands include; LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.