Injection Mold Setter - 2nd shift at Nordson Corporation

Posted in Other 7 days ago.

Location: Robbinsville Township, New Jersey





Job Description:

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.


Reporting to the shift supervisor or Lead Process Technician, the Injection Mold Setter installs mold tools into Injection Molding Machines and prepares them to run.



Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities



  • Perform job changeover by removing and storing tools and auxiliary equipment to prepare machines for next production run.

  • Remove molds from the machine and set the new molds safely using overhead cranes

  • Ensure that the correct mold and materials are being used

  • Make all necessary hydraulic, water and electrical connections

  • Communicate problems, needs and important information to supervisor

  • Fill in for Press Attendant as required

  • Provide and implement ideas to improve the efficiency of the mold setting process and reduce down time

  • Practice good housekeeping and appropriate measures to prevent pollution or other negative impacts on the environment


Minimum Requirements



  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Ability to read and understand work orders

  • Strong mechanical aptitude and technical ability

  • Ability to easily and comfortably use hand tools

  • Ability to climb up and down ladders frequently


Preferred Requirements



  • Previous experience working with molds (mold setting in a manufacturing environment)

  • Overhead Crane Operation

  • Forklift experience

  • Strong communication skills


Working Conditions and Physical Demands



Manufacturing environment. Frequent stopping and bending. Regularly required to stand for long periods, climb up/down ladders and move about the facility. Physical ability to lift various items up to 70 lbs. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


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.
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.