Terumo BCT Sr Prototype Model/Mold Maker in Lakewood, Colorado

Sr Prototype Model/Mold MakerDate: Jan 7, 2019Location:Lakewood, CO, US Company: Terumo BCT, Inc.Requisition ID: 22903JOB SUMMARYWorks under limited supervision, interacting with engineering,marketing, facilities, manufacturing, and I&D. To design and developprecision parts and systems using complex machinery and design software.Provides key inputs for enhanced iterations of prototype parts. Assists indesign and development of prototype and production tooling used inmanufacturing and plastic injection molding.ESSENTIAL DUTIESAdvanced skills programming and machining with 3 axis CNC and ConventionalMachine Tools.Experienced in Tool Room Grinding, Tool & Die work, Sheet MetalFabrication and Mold Making.Can participate in planning work assignments in the absence of the Supervisor.Discusses timelines and collaborates with customers.Recommends whether work should be outsourced and helps in the selection ofvendor.Focuses on input into the proper care and maintenance of tools, equipment,and facilities including general housekeeping.Reads and interprets routine and complex prints, sketches, drawn points,or verbal directions to direct the fabrication of precision machined parts andproduction tooling.Communicates well on a technical level with all customers and effectivelyacross all levels of the organization.Inspects work for compliance with blueprints, process sheets, and writtenor verbal specifications using basic inspection equipment.Recommends changes to operating policy when necessary.Provides input to designers or engineers on parts configuration withalternative solutions for reduction of manufacturing complexity and toolingcosts.Works with internal resources to resolve problems.Mentors, trains, and provides input to less experienced model/moldmakers and technicians in fabrication.Effectively works with others to achieve organizational, department, andbusiness goals.Works closely with Supervisor to acquire tools and supplies to supportdepartment.Maintains disposable tooling inventory.Works closely with RQA to schedule inspection of work when necessary.Manages Model Shop administrative functions in the absence of the Supervisor.MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTSEducationHigh school diploma or GED.ExperienceMinimum 10 years experience.Other Required Skills include:Ability to comprehend and effectively use the Model Shop Management System.Comprehend and interpret blueprints.Requires extensive and practical knowledge of different materials and theirworkability, such as plastic to exotic tool steels and their uses bygrinding, heat treating and machining.Demonstrated knowledge and use of shop mathematics including applicabletrigonometry.Business focused to provide a high level of customer service in the area ofmachining/mold making.Strong problem solving and root cause analysis skills.Organizational skills.Positive approach to problem solving and the ability to mentor others to thatapproach.Understanding of capabilities of all standard/nonstandard shop tools andequipment.Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.Knowledge and use of relevant CAD/ CAM software applications and skills touse them effectively.Prototype Design and Development via verbal communication and sketchingrelated to Mold Making ,Tool & DieWork and Fabrication.Possesses skills to inspect precision parts using CMM and related measuringequipment.-Or-An equivalent competency level acquired through a variation of thesequalifications may be considered.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTSGeneral Labor Environment requirements include: use of personal protectiveequipment, reading, speaking, hearing, walking, bending,standing, stretching/reaching, hand/finger dexterity, and occasionallifting up to 50 pounds, or transporting up to 500 pounds via carts ormechanizThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must bemet by an associate to successfully perform the essential duties of this job.Reasonable accommodations may be mad