WARREN DISTRIBUTION Blowmolding Set-Up Technician in COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa

DescriptionThe Blowmolding Set-Up Technician is responsible for setting new tooling and resolving tooling and manufacturing problems. The individual in this position is expected to identify tooling and machine related issues, identify corrective actions, perform equipment repairs, direct the identification and purchase of replacement parts, and assist supervisors in identifying issues impacting shift performance. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function. iTake ownership of all on shift mold sets and tooling changes. iAssist in diagnosing production problems, tooling and machine related issues, and fixing equipment mechanical problems.iDevelop standard operating procedures for tooling changes. iEnsure effective application of lock out/tag out procedures during tooling changes and replacements. iDevelop and maintain specialty tool change boxes and carts by line. iAssist team members during startup until quality production is achieved. iProvide prompt notification of any setup issues. iAssist with preventative and predictive maintenance tasks. iEnsure effective and efficient shift-to-shift communications on all shift crossover tasks. iPerform work order tasks entered into the companyis MP2 computerized maintenance management system (iCMMSi). iAssist with keeping equipment in like-new condition and with fixing of equipment/tooling breakdowns. iTrain other technicians, operators, and specialists. iIn the absence of the supervisor, assigns, directs, and coordinates machine set up and other operations. iMaintain good housekeeping and regularly clean work area, machines, and equipment. iIdentify and contribute to continuous improvement efforts to reduce costs or increase productivity without reducing effectiveness. Understand and apply lean manufacturing tools and methodology. iMaintain an open and candid working relationship with immediate supervisor/manager in discussing matters of importance. iAdhere to established company values, practices, policies and procedures at all times. Follow and support compliance with all applicable safety rules, laws, regulations, and standards. iDemonstrate regular and punctual attendance at the assigned work location.