Job Title: Sr. Molding/Tooling Engineer
Job Location: UT
Plan, design and coordinate the development and implementation of molds and related
quality/engineering activities in any of the plants to support new product development
projects through manufacturing scale-up, as well as existing production. Provide tooling
development support to new product development and technology teams. Reports to the
Advanced Molding Technology Manager and is part of the PAD (Process and Automation
Development) network. Other duties include but not limited to the following:
Plan, implement and coordinate new molding development activities (mold design/build
and molding processes) as well as changes to existing molding/manufacturing processes.
Utilize CAD/CAM, mold flow and CFD techniques, state-of-the art productivity tools along
with mold cavity process monitoring instrumentation.
Interface with personnel from R&D, Plant Molding, Quality, Manufacturing,
Process/Assembly Technology (PAD), and outside mold maker/molding vendors.
Coordinate and carry out qualification and validation activities for new products,
processes, changes and transfers as required.
Focus on specific technical projects in R&D, PAD, molding or other engineering
disciplines assigned by Manager.
Coordinate and communicate assigned projects with the appropriate personnel and
Specify equipment, molds and materials for new molding processes, existing processes,
or existing process changes ensuring part designs can be injection molded economically –
Design for Mold-ability & Scale-ability (DFMS). Ensures that materials chosen for parts
are economical and appropriate.
Write capital expenditure requests for equipment and molds, as needed. Prepare and
manage the budget for molding projects.
Install new equipment and molds to support new product development, existing
molding/manufacturing process changes, replication or scale-up. Responsible for
documentation and training.
Initiate cost saving opportunities, perform CIP projects, and quality fix projects as
assigned by Manager.
Develop and implement molding processes for pilot production and scale-up programs.
Supervise technicians as required, to complete assigned projects.
Lead projects as assigned.
In own field of scientific/engineering competence, maintain up-to-date familiarity
with developments through attendance at professional meetings, literature and
Minimum Education: M.S. Degree in an engineering field (plastics, manufacturing or
mechanical engineering degree preferred) plus 4 years of related technical experience -or-
B.S. Degree in an engineering field (plastics, manufacturing or mechanical engineering
degree preferred) plus 6 years of related technical experience.
Minimum Experience: Four (4) to Six (6) years of experience (depending on education level)
in various engineering fields relating to mold design and manufacture, molding, quality
control and process development. Experience with Molding Analysis software, Solid Works,
CAM software, Visio, Microsoft Office and MS Project preferred. Six Sigma Green or Black
Belt certification preferred.
Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available - Yes
Location: Sandy, UT
Industry: Medical Equipment / Devices
Job Category: Engineering
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Salary Range: DOE