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Nordson Corporation Mold Maker II in Loveland, Colorado

Job SummaryPlans and performs machine and bench operations with advanced toolingequipment utilizing CNC and CAM programming to build and repair tools andfixtures used in the plastic injection molding and assembly manufacturingprocesses.Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities* Plans, sets-up and performs machine and bench operations necessary tomake, alter or repair molds, jigs, fixtures, dies, and gauges ofcomplex design* Utilizes CAM software to efficiently and accurately transform computerdesigns into tooling.* Operates tool room equipment in a safe and efficient manner consistent withcompany policies and procedures as well as industry standards.* Independently coordinates priorities and details of work to be performedwith supervisor and the Manufacturing and Engineering departments.* Utilizes ERP system to obtain information for performing job duties and toprovide feedback on work performed.* Provides input into design reviews for new tooling and repair or enhancementof existing tooling.* Investigates and recommends processes or designs for repairing or enhancingtooling.* Provides input into tool room equipment upgrades, additions, and deletions.* Available to work on weekends, holidays or off hours to support businessneedsNon-Essential Duties .and. Responsibilities* All other duties as assigned either written or verbal.Education and Experience RequirementsAssociate's Degree (A. A.) or equivalent from a two-year college ortechnical school, a journeyman level Tool .and. Die Maker with 10 yearsexperience, or the equivalent combination of education and experiencePreferred Skills and Abilities* A high degree of mechanical and technical skill and a comprehensiveknowledge of tooling and injection molding processes is required.* May perform a variety or operations at a high skill or a wide variety ofoperations at a moderate skill.* Familiar with injection molding design and fabrication technology.* Ability to work from blueprints, CAD models, diagrams or samples to veryclose tolerances.* Must be able to successfully use inspection devices (i.e. microscopes,calipers, gauge pins, optical comparator, etc.)* Must possess good interpersonal communication skills to interface withengineers, manufacturing personnel and other Mold Makers.* Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, shortcorrespondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Abilityto effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations toother employees of the organization.* Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions,percentages, area circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts ofbasic algebra and geometry.* Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructionsfurnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problemsinvolving several concrete variables in standardized situations.Computer Skills* Proficient in use and navigation of Windows operating system and computeraided manufacturing programs in a networked environment. Functionalunderstanding of Outlook E-mail, Excel and Word.* Proficient in use of one or more of these software tools (i.e. AutoCAD,Solid Works, Solid Edge, Pro-E, MasterCam, Gibbs, etc.) is required.* Upon completion of training, employee must be able to successfullynavigate through VoxWare (i.e. ERP System)Working Conditions and Physical DemandsWhile performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly requiredto stand, walk, use hands and fingers to handle or feel, reach withhands and arms, talk or hear, frequently required to sit, occasionallyrequired to climb or balance, stoop, kneel or crouch. The employee mustregularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and or move upto 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specificvision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision,depthperception and the ability to adjust focus. The ability to read and interpretdetails on a computer screen, drawi