Mechanic - Injection Molding Equipment

Freudenberg Medical - Gloucester, MA (30+ days ago)3.7

The Freudenberg Group, a global technology group with 48,000 employees in some 60 countries, develops leading-edge technologies, and excellent products, solutions and services for more than 30 market segments. Freudenberg & Co. Kommanditgesellschaft, with its Headquarter in Weinheim, is the strategic parent company of the broadly diversified Group. Freudenberg Medical is a leading global manufacturer of components for medical devices, complex catheter systems for minimally-invasive surgery and total solutions for the biotech, healthcare and pharmaceutical industries.

Mechanic - Injection Molding Equipment
Your tasks
Performs daily, weekly, monthly, and annual maintenance of all machinery, equipment, and systems
Trouble-shoots and repairs all equipment related issues including Injection Molding Machines, Auxiliary Equipment, and Facility Support Services.
Coordinates new machinery moves and transfers
Ensure accuracy, completeness, and updates all related documentation
Ensures proper safety and company policies/guidelines
Supports ISO and other company quality and regulatory standards
Participates in kaizen events
Recommends new equipment and modifications to existing equipment
Aides in supervision and training of the Preventative Maintenance Technician where applicable.
Our expectations
High School/Trade School Diploma or GED
5-7 years of experience with equipment maintenance for injection molding machines & auxiliary equipment, automation
3-4 years of experience troubleshooting and improving Plant Systems – HVAC, air compressor, plumbing, chiller, electric, server, etc.
Technical experience troubleshooting injection molding equipment issues with respect to mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, electronic, and pneumatic systems.
Ability to read and analyze hydraulic, electric, and pneumatic blueprints
Ability to use basic metrology tools such as gauge pins, micrometers, tool scope, dial indicators, calipers, bore gauges, etc.
Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization, customers and suppliers
Creates and administers all required documentation and record keeping
Demonstrated experience providing leadership, managing multiple projects of medium complexity
Ability to work overtime as needed
Ability to operate a pallet jack and forklift
Motivated and driven individual.
Involves sitting, standing and/or walking, with frequent ability to exert up to 50 pounds of force to move subjects.
Freudenberg Medical is a global leader in medical contract manufacturing; we offer the following services for medical device, pharmaceutical and IVD clients worldwide product design and development, silicone and thermoplastic molding and extrusion, complex catheter systems, assembly, packaging, and engineering services.

For nearly 30 years, medical device and healthcare companies around the world have looked to Freudenberg Medical to make a difference as the custom manufacturer medical industry leaders can trust. We operate FDA-registered, ISO 13485 certified medical device facilities with Class 7 & 8 cleanrooms.

Location: Gloucester, MA

We are currently hiring for an Mechanic - Injection Molding Equipment who is:

Hands-on in a dynamic small shop environment where everyone is challenged by rolling up their sleeves to develop and implement solutions for our customer.
Proactive and responsible for strong troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining production and facility equipment to ensure maximum up-time and maintain a safe work environment.
Able to oversee all aspects of the production machine activities to ensure compliance with internal procedures with minimal supervision.
Self-motivated and thrives in a fast –paced, team-driven, “lean” systems environment, where every day brings new projects and challenges.
It’s an exciting time to work at Freudenberg Medical. We know our ability to succeed depends upon the people we employ. Leading-edge technology, the highest standards, and outstanding people make Freudenberg Medical the employer of choice in this industry. We offer a competitive salary plus a full range of benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance, as well as 401K Match. Learn more at