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Process Engineer

Kelly Services
Tucson, AZ 85702
**Process Engineer**

Salary: $90k-$120k DOE.

Relocation Assistance.


The Process Engineer is responsible for the implementation of fully qualified documented production processes. This includes performing new mold process improvement mold trials, troubleshooting production processes, auditing of production setups for adherence to the documented process, identifying automation and productivity improvement opportunities.


+ Ensures required process development information accompanies new tooling.

+ Interpret processes received and makes necessary conversions for production equipment to be used.

+ Interact with Tool Engineering and Scheduling to ensure timely scheduling of mold tests.

+ Sets molds to be tested.

+ Record and maintain mold and process setup sheets.

+ Improves and documents processes on existing molds, using established systematic techniques.

+ Assists in trouble-shooting production processes.

+ Assists in training of new process technicians and mold setup personnel.

+ Conducts cycle improvement and regrind usage tests.

+ Identifies key process parameters for process monitoring and control.

+ Establishes process parameters for part diversion.

+ Audits production processes for adherence to established setup.

+ Assists with investigations of reject product and the development of corrective actions.

+ Conducts D.O.E.s.

+ Participate in cost saving and continuous improvement activities using Six Sigma Principles.

+ Identify and execute cost savings opportunities including cycle reduction, mold change times (SMED), scrap and labor reductions.

+ Perform other related duties as set forth by the Production Manager.


+ 5 years experience in injection molding processing; B.S. in Plastics or Mechanical Engineering, with a focus on plastics processing desirable. Must have comprehensive knowledge and thorough understanding of injection molding process, machines, robotics, and auxiliary equipment. Knowledge of ISO standards, SPC, TQM, and GMPs is highly desirable.

+ Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.

+ Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and manufacturing personnel.

+ Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.

+ Ability to take a systematic approach to process optimization and problem solving.

+ Experienced with hot runner systems and knowledgeable in precision injection mold tooling.

+ Knowledge in resin structure and behavior when processed, including stress, orientation and melt rheology as well as resin drying and testing.

+ Extensive hands-on experience with the entire injection molding process, should be familiar with machinery up to a press capacity of 500 tons.

+ Up-to-date knowledge of injection molding machine technology and capabilities. Must be willing to attend appropriate seminars or classes to continually improve upon injection mold processing skills.

+ Skilled in basic metrology; working knowledge of geometric tolerancing and ability to interpret drawings; and some experience in designing and perform DOEs and process statistical capability studies.

+ Excellent organizational, planning and analytical skills; some knowledge of PC based computer software such as MS Word 6.0, Excel 5.0, and program management software.

+ Knowledge in mold design a must.

+ Certified RJG Mold Master I & II. Knowledge of Decoupled Molding. Advanced knowledge of cavity pressure technology applications.

+ Flexibility to work overtime when necessary.

+ Ability to lift 50 lbs.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2022-05-02 Expires: 2022-06-02

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