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LIM Molder
Title:LIM Molder

Sil-Pro, located in Delano, MN (just 20 minutes west of 394/494) is a contract manufacturer for the healthcare industry. We specialize in the design and development, manufacturing, assembly and packaging of silicone and thermoplastic devices and components. The products we make can literally be a matter of life or death. If you'd like to be part of a dynamic, growing company that makes a difference in the lives of others - come join our team!

Job Summary: 
Perform a variety of manual, semi-automated or automated tasks necessary for the manufacture of sub-assemblies and/or final product while maintaining productivity, quality, on-time delivery and safety of self and co-workers. The Molding Operator operates assigned equipment to produce and finish parts that meet the specifications defined by our customers.  Job involves use of a microscope to perform routine, repetitive checking of production parts and the performance of minor rework/repairs to identified defects using a variety of small hand-held tools. With training, able to work on a variety of parts with limited supervision.

Essential Job Functions / Primary Responsibilities:
• Operate molding machine in a safe and efficient manner using designated tools.
• Follow all start up and shut down /OPPM procedures.
• Read, comprehend and perform duties as outline in the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) or Product Specific Standard Operating Procedure (PSOP).
• Accurately record/communicate production data and react appropriately to out of control conditions.  Follow Good Documentation Practices (GDP) at all times.
• Maintain acceptable housekeeping/6S standards at all times to ensure a safe and productive work environment for all employees
• Communicate any problems to the area team lead or supervisor.
• Communicate effectively with team lead, supervisor, finishing operators or others regarding part quality.
• Precisely follow all forms of work instructions, visual aids, performance data and procedures for processes and general work practices.
• Consistently meet or exceed productivity goals while maintaining excellent product quality.
• Keep accurate counts on parts to ensure quantities match the job traveler and ERP system.
• Perform secondary operations such as trimming or clipping parts as needed.
• May inspect and process, under magnification, parts per the SOP/PSOP to ensure quality and customer specifications.
• Continually suggest and support implementation of ideas to improve safety, quality, cost, and on-time delivery; work to help make Sil-Pro a better company and better place to work.
• Consult with Supervisor or Lead when verification is needed
• Follow standard safety procedures and personal protective equipment requirements.
• Demonstrate regular and consistent attendance
• Work overtime as required

Other Responsibilities:
• Learn additional department/value stream processes as needed
• Perform secondary operations such as trimming or clipping parts as needed.
• Be attentive for waste in processes and continuous improvement opportunities. 

• Required
- High School diploma or equivalent
• Desired
- 2 Year technical degree

• Desired
- Experience in thermoplastic or silicone molding
- Clean room component or device level manufacturing experience

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Required:
- Ability to challenge oneself to display consistent output by meeting all goals and deadlines
- Willingness to strive for excellence by producing work that is free of errors and mistakes
- Ability to demonstrate adequate job knowledge to deliver a world class performance
- Commitment to making improvements company-wide
- Ability to communicate clearly by conveying and receiving ideas, information and direction effectively
- Desire to delight both customers and coworkers by offering encouragement, fostering teamwork and addressing conflict appropriately
- Commitment to be present for all assigned shifts 
- Ability to work well with others
- Able to perform basic mathematical calculations.
- Must be able to follow detailed work instructions and video aids and read features of blueprints
- Ability to multi-task assigned job duties and work unsupervised
- Ability to learn and consistently apply effective production and operational principles and practices
- Ability to learn and use microscope
- Ability to use small hand tools (for example: tweezers, exacto knives)
- Ability to multi-task assigned job duties and work unsupervised
- Must be able to read, write, speak and comprehend written and verbal instructions in English
• Desired:
- Technical aptitude

Physical Requirements:  
- Ability to stand for extended periods of time – often the full shift of 8 – 10 hours
- Ability to sit for extended periods of time
- Fine motor skills in hands/wrist and good hand/eye coordination
- Good vision (with or without corrective lenses)
- Ability to lift up to 20 lbs., on occasion


This job description and related documents are intended to describe the general nature and level of work to be performed.
This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. Management reserves the right to amend and change the job description as necessary to meet business and organizational needs.

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