Hill-Rom 2nd Shift Manufacturing Molding Technician in Caledonia, Michigan

Title: 2nd Shift Manufacturing Molding Technician

Location: United States-Michigan-Caledonia

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Shift: 2nd (some weekends)

Responsibilities for this position are but not limited to:

  • Supports the quality system including the quality manual, quality policy, and applicable procedures and work instructions

  • Consults with other Maintenance, Engineering and Manufacturing employees to identify and resolve all molding maintenance issues in a timely manner

  • Identifies and troubleshoot processes, material or equipment problems to minimize down time

  • Improves system performance to achieve process requirements and eliminate repetitive downtimes

  • Performs preventative maintenance, equipment repairs, equipment improvements, equipment upgrades, and equipment installations on the factory equipment in assigned areas

  • Performs tooling set-up/changeovers in a timely manner according to schedule

  • Provides process/product support to organization to address production concerns

  • Ensures that maintenance coverage for production areas is provided for at all times

  • Maintains 5S environment in work area and Tool Shop

  • Follows lock out tag out procedures and all other safety rules where required

  • Proactively participates in Kaizen events and creating a continuous improvement culture

  • Maintains and displays strong attendance habits by being present and on time

  • Performs other task and assignments as assigned by Manager

  • Perform preventative maintenance on molding equipment and molds


  • High School Diploma

  • 3-5 years of related hands on experience

  • Advanced certification level training or associates degree preferred


  • General skills and expertise related to injection molding maintenance activities

  • Proficient computer skills including but not limited to Microsoft Office Suite

  • Basic knowledge of injection molding practices

  • Great mechanical aptitude and ability to troubleshoot and resolve mechanical problems

  • Positive teamwork and attitude required to support the manufacturing environment

  • Proficient verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms

  • Frequently required to walk, stand, sit, and talk or hear

  • Must be able to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

  • Specific vision abilities required include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus