Cardinal Health Mold Maker / Technician - 12 hour Nights in Crystal Lake, Illinois

Cardinal Health cares about all employees and work/life balance! We offer benefits on Day 1, including medical, dental, vision, 401K (company match up to 4.5% and employees 100% vested immediately), 15 days PAID TIME OFF (prorated to start date), 7 PAID HOLIDAYS and more!

This is 12- hour nights, from 6:30 p.m. - 6:30 a.m., Week 1 - 36 hours, Week 2 - 48 hours

Week 1: ON Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday

Week 2: ON Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday (8 hours of OT)

Accountabilities :

  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, service, repair, and maintain a variety of plastic injection molds used in medical supply manufacturing
  • Manufacture parts and components to print specifications
  • Develop innovative solutions to address root cause findings
  • Complete documentation accurately and in a timely manner
  • Maintain spare part inventory for tool repairs and tool maintenance.
  • Schedule, follow up and work with outside tool shops and vendors for tool repairs and PMs. Report tooling status and up-dates to Tool Room Lead.
  • Suggest and make modifications to tools to increase productivity and reduce overall cost and equipment failure.

What Machine Operation contributes to Cardinal Health

Sets up and operates a variety of machine tools to make metal parts, mechanisms, tools, or machines to exacting tolerances and dimensions.

  • Interprets blueprints, sketches, and engineering specifications
  • determines sequence of operations, number of cuts required, and method of setup
  • uses a variety of machinist's hand tools and precision measuring instruments
  • makes standard shop computations relating to dimensions of work, tooling, feeds, and speeds
  • measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points to lay out stock for machining
  • fits and assembles precision parts into mechanical equipment and determines material, parts, and equipment required. Some machines may be numerically controlled. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures. Typically requires completion of a formal apprenticeship or equivalent training and experience.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • 3-5 years related work experience and/or training required
  • Certified mold maker preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of measuring equipment, surface grinders, lathe machines, mills, standard EDMs, and drill presses
  • Experience reading tooling blueprint and schematics
  • Experience working independently from written or verbal instructions
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to operate a forklift and overhead hoist

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Applies knowledge and company policies to complete a variety of tasks
  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of jobs outside area of responsibility
  • maintains appropriate licenses, training and certifications
  • Works on assignments that are moderatly difficult requiring judgment in resolving issues
  • May assist in recommendation of processes on new assignments
  • Adheres to all quality guidelines
  • Works with limited supervision. Work occasionally involves review of output by work lead or supervisor
  • May provide general guidance or technical assistance to less experienced team members

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.