Location: West Sacramento
Posted on: January 11, 2022
At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving health care
through faster, more accurate diagnostic tests. As a member of our
team, you'll get to make an immediate, measurable impact on a
global scale, within an environment that fosters career growth and
development. Our mission drives us, every moment of every day, as
we develop rapid groundbreaking solutions to solve the world's most
complex health challenges.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Mold Maker is responsible for monitoring tool usage; wear and
tear and working with the toolroom to ensure that adequate back-up
tools are on hand and are properly prepared in advance ready for
Inspect -molding -components and select the correct shop tool or
equipment to repair and correct a nonconformance.
Identify problems within the mold using problem solving
Attend Daily Management Meetings to chart the course.
Review and revise processes, procedures, work instructions
associated documentation -to -perform work to the Best Known
Methods that are to be developed into Standard Work (SOPs).
Plan and -perform jobs meeting expectation of standard repair cycle
times to meet build plan demands.
Complete work orders with attention to detail to retain the molds
maintenance / repair history records.
Clear communication skills -to achieve positive results.
Assess completed / qualified tools for improvements in
collaboration with associates and cross functional teams.
Maintain a clean and organized area, using -5S practices -as the
All Tooling Equipment and Machinery is to be Maintained and
Sustained, PMs to be performed regularly. - Daily checklist.
Must be a team player.
Must be open to working overtime and weekends when needed.
Disassemble, inspect, evaluate, repair, assemble and test complex,
Class 101 hot-runner injection molds w/ -Valve gate systems.
Work closely with Engineering, Processing and Operations Teams to
solve complex problems, recommend improvements and implement
Education and Experience (in years): -High School degree (or
equivalent experience) with 6+ years of related work experience
AA or Technical Trade Degree with 5+ years of related work
Knowledge and skills:
Knowledge of plastic injection molds and mold making practices
Efficient at programming and running all shop machinery (CNC
machining centers, High- - - Speed-Milling, EDM sinker, WEDM a
Good written and verbal communication skills
Computer skills, for inter-office email and job communication
CNC programming skills [MasterCam is preferred)
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills on Molds
Ability to lead Projects to completion with timely updates on
Work cooperatively with fellow -associates in a team
Thorough knowledge of inspection equipment and techniques
Use geometry, trigonometry, shop mathematics and calculator
Ability to manage multiple projects
Understands GMP - Good -Manufacturing Practices
Use of SolidWorks to view, modify and create mold design models,
assemblies and drawings
Inspect, evaluate and perform complex mold repair work
including welding, machining, grinding and polishing
Ability to train apprentice tool makers and machinists to operate
tooling manufacturing machines
Must be able to lift -25 lbs.
Must be able to stand for several hours
Must be able to work in a shop floor environment
Strong Background in plastic -Injection Mold Tooling.
Basic Plastic Injection Molding processing experience
As part of the Danaher family of companies, our work at Cepheid is
supported by a global science and technology innovator. In addition
to Danaher's unrivaled leadership training and professional
development programs, this relationship also provides expanded
career opportunities across industries and brands. Together, we are
united by a shared purpose: Helping Realize Life's Potential.
When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global
organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to
help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things,
work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated
leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System
tools and the stability of a tested organization.
Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to
equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin,
religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status,
sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics
protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of
similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our
workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. - Our
associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and
different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.
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We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided
reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or
interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive
other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at
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If you've ever wondered what's within you, there's no better time
to find out.
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