Injection Molding Process Engineer
Company: Nordson Corporation
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Collaboration drives Nordson's success as a market leader in
Industrial Precision Solutions and Advanced Technology. Our
employees thrive in an environment where we help each other reach
our personal best and enable our company to continuously improve
and grow, and our customers to succeed. You will find Nordson
employees sharing our success by giving back in the communities
around the world where we live and work.
Nordson EFD designs and manufactures components for controlled
fluid flow including desktop dispensing equipment, precision
valves, tips, dual dispensing cartridges and syringes. Our products
are used in a broad range of market segments including, Life
Sciences, Animal Health, Electronics, Automotive and Construction.
Leading with innovation, Nordson EFD holds proprietary material and
"0 waste" patents and technology to micro-dispense materials
<0.2mm in diameter.
Coordinate and/or perform activities ensuring component or
system functionality and manufacturability in support of Injection
Molding product manufacturing.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
Development and modification of process parameters for injection
molding of plastic components
Development and performance of process DoE's for the
modification and improvement of injection molding process
parameters for specific components
Redesign/modify components/systems as required to ensure
long-term manufacturing reliability.
Coordinates activities with internal tooling engineers to
create/ensure the ability to manufacture products on a production
Coordinates activities within the Manufacturing department to
ensure product/ samples are produced that meet the
Perform root cause analysis and resolution of customer
complaints where engineering support is required.
Maintain/improve existing product designs in support of
Creates/modifies BOM's/Engineering Masters required for
production of product.
Creates/modifies QC Inspection Procedure work instructions used
to monitor component and assembly quality during manufacturing.
This includes designing any tests and fixtures required for this
Ensures that engineering documentation is appropriately
maintained and controlled according to ISO practices
Any other duties/tasks as requested by Manager.
- Practices good housekeeping and appropriate measures to prevent
pollution and other negative impacts on the environment
Undergraduate Engineering degree required, preferably Plastics
Minimum of three years experience in production support/product
design role primarily with injection molded parts and assemblies. A
degree in Plastics Engineering can be substituted for experience
Experience or knowledge with lean/six sigma tools
Must be fluent in 3D Modeling of parts and assemblies
- Firm understanding of the scientific injection molding process
and tool design as it relates to part design for
Strong written and oral communication skills
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and work
effectively under deadlines
Ability to effectively present ideas and concepts to top
management and to implement ideas that improve the process
Green or black belt certification
- Familiarity with Engel and/or Sumitomo Injection Molding
Working Conditions and Physical Demands
- Ability to work in a manufacturing environment requiring
sitting, standing, reaching. Ability to lift up to 40lbs.
Nordson Corporation provides equal employment opportunity to all
applicants and employees. No person is to be discriminated against
in any aspect of the employment relationship due to race, religion,
color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, sexual
orientation, gender identity, genetic information, citizenship
status, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status or any other
status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. All
employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our
pre-employment drug screening and background/criminal check,
consistent with applicable laws.
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