Mold Maintenance Mechanic

Chatham, NY
Mar 09, 2017
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Responsible for understanding and following all applicable safety and housekeeping procedures and assist in developing procedures as required. Perform preventive maintenance tasks as documented in IQMS module and assist in documentation of task completion and new task development. Follow priorities with regards to daily mold set up requirements and mold repair. Assist in documentation of mold assembly and set up procedures. Assist production personnel with in-machine insert changes. Work with outside machine shops in coordination of repair work as needed.

Minimum two years machine shop/mold maintenance experience is required w/high school degree or equivalent. Basic understanding of electrical circuits and hydraulics. Basic mechanical aptitude and understanding of metrology (and related equipment). Working knowledge of windows based PC programs. Must receive passing score on Work Keys Mathematics and Mechanical Aptitude tests to be considered.

This position reports to the Mold Maintenance Supervisor. This is an hourly position. Shift hours will be 7 am - 3 pm during training period and either second or third shift once training is completed. Wage commensurate with experience. Rotation for weekend on-call. Overtime required as scheduled.

Company Description
Founded in 1899 on the belief that People Build Businesses, Sonoco is a global provider of a variety of consumer packaging, industrial products, protective packaging, and displays and packaging supply chain services. With annualized combined sales of approximately $5.4 billion, the Company has more than 21,000 employees working in more than 340 operations in 34 countries, serving some of the world best known brands in some 85 nations. Sonoco values its people and is committed to giving them every opportunity to use their talent and skills to grow themselves, their careers and our Company. We offer world-class benefits, (including Medical, Dental, Prescription, Paid Holidays, Matching 401K) value people and teamwork, celebrate challenges, reward success, are committed to employee satisfaction and work/life balance, and are recognized worldwide for our commitment to growing future leaders.

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Chatham, NY


Wed, 8 Mar 2017 08:57:13 PST