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SIMTEC Silicone Parts, LLC is recognized as one of North America’s top solutions provider for Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) and Multi-Shot LSR components. Our customers include Fortune 100 companies that have entrusted us with production of their automotive, life science, industrial, and consumer components.

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SIMTEC Team

As we continue our growth, we are looking for passionate, qualified, talent to join our unique, innovative, dynamic, growing company! If you are a dedicated individual looking for an opportunity to begin or advance your career please submit your resume for consideration.

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Positions Available

QA Technician

Tooling Maintenance Specialist/Toolmaker

Injection Molding Specialist

Secondary Operations Technician

 

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Current Openings at SIMTEC Silicone Parts (Miramar, FL)

QA Technician

Company:        SIMTEC Silicone Parts

Position:          Quality Assurance Technician (2nd Shift 2 pm-10:30 pm)

Department:    Quality

Reports to:      Vice President of Quality

FLSA status:   Non-Exempt

Revised:          July 2020

 

Position Summary

To successfully perform this job, the individual must be able to perform each essential job responsibility satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable an individual with disabilities to perform the essential job responsibilities. Job descriptions represent a general outline of job responsibilities and qualifications. They are not intended to be comprehensive in nature. In addition, jobs evolve over time and, therefore, their descriptions may not reflect the precise nature of the position at a given point of time.

 

General Description

Perform duties of Quality Engineering Department at a world class silicone rubber and plastic injection molding facility.  Primary responsibility revolves around inspecting, measuring, and recording quality data for manufactured silicone rubber and plastic components to ensure all quality standards are met. Quality Assurance Technicians also assist in managing the product nonconformance process, sorting and rework activities, and metrology and calibration activities. This position will be active in maintaining quality system and regulatory documents.

 

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  •  Product Inspection, Measurement, and Non-Conformance Review / CAPA:
    • Use blueprints, customer specifications, and internal quality standards in conjunction with a variety of measurement tools to maintain the manufacture of saleable product.
    • Measurement skills with dimensional hand gauges (calipers, micrometers, etc.), optical CMM’s, mass measurement, pressure testing, mechanical testing, etc. Functional use of these tools required along with knowledge of calibration processes.
    • Analyze and evaluate inspection results using statistical methods and present the requested information in an appropriate manner to identify trends and/or problems with a production process.
    • Develop & maintain visual inspection standards.
    • Maintain non-conforming material process by completing non-conformance reports, segregating material, and re-inspection as needed; occasionally auditing or sorting parts for potential defects.
  • Documentation & Auditing:
    • Design and develop forms, work instructions, and procedures for recording, evaluating, and reporting quality data.
    • Conduct audits and process improvements in support of quality assurance initiatives. Assist in preparation and follow up for both internal and external audits. Prepare and record all necessary compliance documentation.
  • Certifications and Compliance: Help maintain current ISO-9001, ISO-13485, ISO/TS 16949 certifications and compliance with 21 CFR Part 820.

 

Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in maintaining a clean, organized work/inspection station
  • Conduct process improvement projects as assigned
  • Assist in training new Team Members

 

Required Skills and Competencies:

  • High school diploma, or equivalent
  • General math and computer proficiency
  • High level attention to detail in order to identify flaws in products
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications
  • Demonstrated ability to think critically and provide analysis to solve problems
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, meet time sensitive deadlines and organize workload with general supervision
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills with ability to collaborate with multiple departments to resolve issues
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Ability to professionally interact with co-workers, management, and outside-visitors
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

 

Preferred Skills and Competencies:

  • Similar work experience and/or education
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
  • Solid understanding of calibration systems
  • Solid understanding of quality systems inspection and testing processes
  • Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) programming skills
  • Statistical application and evaluation skills
  • Experience in an ISO9001 or similar work environment
  • Understanding of IQMS System

 

Working Conditions/Other:

  • Must be available to work second shift, occasionally move to morning shift
  • Ability to maintain a flexible schedule to accommodate additional work time as necessary during weekends
  • May be required to work overtime on a regular and recurring basis
  • Perform light to moderate physical tasks on a regular basis, with lifting up to 30 pounds
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to work in confined area with loud noise, extreme temperatures

 

About SIMTEC Silicone Parts, LLC
SIMTEC is a leading, U.S.-based Extraordinary Solutions provider exclusively focused on the customized, serial production of Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR), LSR over-molded and 2-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic) solutions, and Multi-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic and Metal) injection molded components. As a technology driven company, for more than 18 years SIMTEC has been envisioning and manufacturing high precision, tight tolerance solutions for global innovative leaders in the automotive, life science, electronic, infant and personal care industries. SIMTEC Silicone Parts is ISO 9001, ISO 13485, and ISO/TS 16949 certified, as well as cGMP compliant. The company is a proud member of the RICO GROUP

 

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Tooling Maintenance Specialist/Toolmaker

Company:            SIMTEC Silicone Parts

Position:               Tooling Maintenance Specialist/Toolmaker

Department:         Tool Room

Reports to:           Vice President of Production

FLSA status:        Non-Exempt

Approved by:       Vice President of Production

Revised:               August 2019

 

Position Summary:

To successfully perform this job, the individual must be able to perform each essential job responsibility satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable an individual with disabilities to perform the essential job responsibilities. Job descriptions represent a general outline of job responsibilities and qualifications. They are not intended to be comprehensive in nature. In addition, jobs evolve over time and, therefore, their descriptions may not reflect the precise nature of the position at a given point of time.

 

General Description:

Ensure that all tooling and molds are clean and well maintained at all times to ensure proper functioning, quality and performance.

 

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance:  Repair all production related equipment, hardware and tools as needed, this will include general maintenance and replacement of production machine parts to limit chance of production breakdowns. Document tooling maintenance in accordance with internal and external requirements. Develop/update process documents to show proper repair and maintenance techniques.
  • Tool Making: Machine, grind, and EDM tooling components according to drawings
  • Cleaning: Clean, repair and maintain molds and inserts in accordance with the tool supplier’s maintenance schedule and instructions
  • Work environment: Maintain a clean and organized work space. Maintain a safe work environment by assuring conformance to policies and good practices. Address safety issues immediately – people, equipment or work area.

 

Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Conduct special projects as assigned
  • Assist in training new team members

 

Required Skills and Competencies:

  • High school diploma, or equivalent
  • 3 to 5 years experience working in machinery maintenance in a manufacturing facility
  • 5 years experience in CNC machining (lathe , Mill, EDM)
  • Ability to read electrical, hydraulic, and tool prints
  • Expert knowledge and use of common manual repair tools
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • High level attention to detail with ability multi-task and prioritize work
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

 

Preferred Skills and Competencies:

  • Associate degree in industrial maintenance or related field
  • Two (2) years working in mold maintenance, welding or hydraulics

 

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to work in confined area with loud noise, extreme temperatures, standing for 8+ hours
  • Ability to perform light to moderate physical tasks often, ability to lift up to 80 pounds
  • Exposure to chemicals used to clean and maintain tools and machinery

 

About SIMTEC Silicone Parts, LLC

SIMTEC is a leading, U.S.-based Extraordinary Solutions provider exclusively focused on the customized, serial production of Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR), LSR over-molded and 2-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic) solutions, and Multi-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic and Metal) injection molded components. As a technology driven company, for more than 18 years SIMTEC has been envisioning and manufacturing high precision, tight tolerance solutions for global innovative leaders in the automotive, life science, electronic, infant and personal care industries. SIMTEC Silicone Parts is ISO 9001, ISO 13485, and ISO/TS 16949 certified, as well as cGMP compliant. The company is a proud member of the RICO GROUP

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Company:            SIMTEC Silicone Parts

Position:               Injection Molding Specialist

Department:         Production

Reports to:           Vice President of Production

FLSA status:        Non-Exempt

Approved by:      Vice President of Production

Revised:               March 2020

 

Position Summary:

To successfully perform this job, the individual must be able to perform each essential job responsibility satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable an individual with disabilities to perform the essential job responsibilities. Job descriptions represent a general outline of job responsibilities and qualifications. They are not intended to be comprehensive in nature. In addition, jobs evolve over time and, therefore, their descriptions may not reflect the precise nature of the position at a given point of time.

 

General Description:

Responsible for assisting with the operation of injection-molding machines to mold parts and components in compliance with customer specifications. Monitor injection molding machines as well as related equipment and supplies to ensure continued production of quality parts.

 

Essential Job Responsibilities:

Machine Operations:

  • Start-up and shut-down of Injection Molding Machines and auxiliary equipment.
  • Inspection of product manufacturing according to control plan and work instructions.
  • Daily preventive maintenance on production equipment (mold, injection molding machine, chiller, plastic pallets dryer, temperature control unit, vacuum pump), etc.
  • Verify production process against documented process.
  • Keep the assigned injection molding machine clean and organized under the 5S System.
  • Report scrap and rejects in the IT system.
  • Create product labels in the IT system.
  • Assist in Secondary Operations as needed (post-cure, sorting), etc.
  • Check and restock the raw material (plastic pallet, master batch, silicone, silicone color, boxes, dividers, and trays), etc.

Work Environment:

  • Adhere to cleanliness standards and product safety guidelines, including machine cleaning assignments. Maintain a safe work environment by assuring conformance to policies and good practices. Address safety issues immediately – people, equipment and work area.

 

Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Work close with the shift supervisor and QA to ensure product quality.
  • Must be punctual and reliable.

 

Required Skills and Competencies:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Mechanical aptitude with the ability to learn and adapt.
  • Five years’ experience working on injection molding ecosystems
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills in English language.
  • High level attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.

 

Preferred Skills and Competencies:

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree
  • Basic knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical and mechanical operations.

 

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to maintain a flexible schedule to accommodate additional work time as necessary.
  • Ability to perform moderate lifting to up 50 pounds and physical tasks associate with heavy equipment, machinery, and production materials including operating forklifts.
  • Ability to handle and grip small parts.
  • Ability to work in confined area with loud noise, extreme temperatures.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time (8+ hours)

 

About SIMTEC Silicone Parts, LLC

SIMTEC is a leading, U.S.-based Extraordinary Solutions provider exclusively focused on the customized, serial production of Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR), LSR over-molded and 2-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic) solutions, and Multi-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic and Metal) injection molded components. As a technology driven company, for more than 18 years SIMTEC has been envisioning and manufacturing high precision, tight tolerance solutions for global innovative leaders in the automotive, life science, electronic, infant and personal care industries. SIMTEC Silicone Parts is ISO 9001, ISO 13485, and ISO/TS 16949 certified, as well as cGMP compliant. The company is a proud member of the RICO GROUP.